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The Ferry Boat Inn

4 Strand, Shaldon TQ14 0DL, England
+44 1626 872340
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Well worth the wait

Came here after first going to The Ness Hotel which had shut its kitchen at 1-30 and wasn't going... read more

Reviewed 10 October 2017
Sheila S
Lovely place

Came here a couple of Ines while on holiday at Devon valley, lovely food and kids loved playing on... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2017
Claire B
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good25%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible12%
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“great pub” (7 reviews)
“beer garden” (7 reviews)
LOCATION
4 Strand, Shaldon TQ14 0DL, England
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+44 1626 872340

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Reviewed 10 October 2017

Came here after first going to The Ness Hotel which had shut its kitchen at 1-30 and wasn't going to re-open til 3. Glad we did as the three quarters of an hour wait was well worth it. The food was excellent and as the...More

Thank Sheila S
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Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Came here a couple of Ines while on holiday at Devon valley, lovely food and kids loved playing on beach next to garden!

Thank Claire B
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Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Good drinking place by the beach. Great staff. Great guinness . Good outside area as well. od drinking place by the beach C

Thank Mel M
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Reviewed 27 July 2017

With friends staying with us we chose The Ferry Boat Inn for its picturesque location. We had sat in the beer garden on previous occasions, which overlooks the pretty Exe Estuary, and thought they also would enjoy this. So we decided to eat there. We...More

Thank Sue B
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ferryboatshaldon2017, Manager at The Ferry Boat Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 28 July 2017

We're really sorry you were disappointed, our aim is to produce better than average tasting pub food using locally sourced ingredients. You didn't say whether you visited for lunch or for an evening meal but in the evening we have a choice of eleven main...More

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Reviewed 26 July 2017

Ate in the restaurant recently & I was so impressed! The food was amazing & the waiting staff were so professional and definitely give the whole atmosphere a very personal touch. I cannot wait to go back to try other dishes. Highly recommended by me!

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Reviewed 26 July 2017

My husband and I live locally and the Ferryboat has always been a favourite place to visit for lunch. We went with our daughter and her children on a lovely sunny day and very much enjoyed sitting outside while the children played on the beach....More

Thank DevonEnglandSheila
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ferryboatshaldon2017, Manager at The Ferry Boat Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 28 July 2017

We're sorry to hear that you didn't enjoy the mussels. They are one of our best sellers and we hate to think that you felt they were overcooked on this occasion. We would have been happy to replace them if you'd brought it to our...More

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Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

Popped in for a brew while walking in the area, good choice in ales, perfect after a long stroll! Nice friendly lady behind the bar who was cheerful too!

Thank Jam-Pott85
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Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Heard the restaurant and bar was under new management so was eager to try out the new menu. I had the seafood platter and my husband had the steak and they were both delicious !! Very friendly waitstaff and undoubtedly the best view around as...More

Thank Drifanie
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Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

Just had a lovely day at The Ferry Boat Inn. Lovely beer garden and a great band at 4.30pm. Kerry and family have done a great job. Highly recommend this pub to everyone.

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Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

A good old fashioned, no frills pub. Drinks only, nothing special but fun. Good prices, standard drinks.

1  Thank Calum G
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