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The Ferry

) #10 of 13 Restaurants in Cookham $$ - $$$ , British,
Sutton Road, Cookham SL6 9SN, England
+44 1628 525123
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Overview
  • Excellent18%
  • Very good32%
  • Average20%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible14%
Travellers talk about
“roast dinner” (12 reviews)
“sea bass” (8 reviews)
“the river” (147 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Sutton Road, Cookham SL6 9SN, England
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1 - 10 of 800 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

My partner and I tried The Ferry for lunch this week , based on its good reviews . We were not disappointed - we were offered a table on the riverside terrace , but not in the sun ( it was a scorching summer day...More

Thank Tafkag
Reviewed 3 days ago

I had some friends over from Hong Kong and I decided to go to The Ferry with her because I love the atmosphere and the surroundings. I came here previously as a work Christmas party and I wasn't sure about it, though I really like...More

Thank Gabrielamcfok
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A lovely setting good choice of food with friendly staff. Not really anything to fault here always good if you're unsure what you want to eat. Beautiful views down the river Thames.More

Thank Chris W
FerryAdmin, Manager at The Ferry, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Chris W Thank you for leaving us your review, It is always nice to be able to cascade down to the team that their hard work has not gone unnoticed, We aim to be as welcoming and friendly as possible as well as have a...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The barmaid made a lovely Spritz ! Clean and pleasant ! Great location on the river could have stayed all night !More

Thank Sarah S
FerryAdmin, Manager at The Ferry, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Sarah S Thank you for leaving your feedback on our barmaids spritz, as we are all fans of the drinks we serve and we do like to test our drink making abilities on ourselves; purely so we can serve the perfect dink to the guest...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Ate lunch here today. There is a 2 course £12.95 menu which looks good value, although limited choice so we didn't opt for it. We chose fishcakes and these were very nice but we ordered a salad to share at £3 and it was tiny....More

Thank sbovonso
FerryAdmin, Manager at The Ferry, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

sbovonso Than you for leaving us your review, It is a shame that we were let down by our side salads as it seems reading your review that otherwise you had a positive experience with us, It is great to see that one of our...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Three friends and I thought we would take advantage of the nice weather and have some dinner by the water. We arrived early at the restaurant and the restaurant was pretty quiet and there was one waiter for the outside area. Unfortunately, as it got...More

Thank Jonathan S
FerryAdmin, Manager at The Ferry, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Jonathan S It is a real shame that your experience was such that you feel you will never be returning to us, we have been on a large recruitment drive recently so have hired more staff to counter this issue, We like to think our...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here with friends, great relaxed atmosphere and views. Had the sharing platter while we decided, that was a bit over priced for what it was. Ordered and the meals were delicious and good value. Good service with drinks to table as well.More

Thank Sarah M
FerryAdmin, Manager at The Ferry, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Sarah M Thank you for such a positive review albeit the pricing of our platters, It is always nice to be able to tell the team that a guest has taken the time out of their day to leave us good feedback not just constructive...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here for my friends 21st for drinks and really enjoyed myself. The staff were lovely and nothing was a problem to do. Cocktails are fabulous and the barman put his own twist on them (with permission). Lovely "beer garden" which overlooks the lake. Drinks...More

Thank Kerrie S
FerryAdmin, Manager at The Ferry, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Kerrie S Thank you for such a great review It is always rewarding to hear about when we do it well as well as when we could improve, It would be fantastic if I could find out the bartenders name so I can pass on...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Living nearby this was our first meal (Friday night dinner) at the Ferry - we will not be returning. We arrived and after eventually being greeted, we were abandoned and had to wait for 5-10 minutes by the front desk for a table. Once we'd...More

1  Thank SKbristol24
FerryAdmin, Manager at The Ferry, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

SKbristol24 Thank you for leaving us your review, It is a shame that you feel so strongly about not returning that our food quality was disgusting, I will investigate into which staff member you felt was rude and speak to them separately, If you would...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had lunch here yesterday. It was around 4pm and the place was semi-busy. The staff was busy but friendly. We thought the food was okay, quite bland. The setting is lovely as well as the decor of the restaurant. Too bad the food isn't...More

Thank Tessa S
FerryAdmin, Manager at The Ferry, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Tessa S Thank you for taking the time to leave us your feedback, It is a shame that you didn't think our food was as good as it should have been on your visit I would be keen to know what it was you had...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 52
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, View, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:30
Monday
12:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 22:30
Saturday
12:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sutton Road, Cookham SL6 9SN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Berkshire  >  Windsor and Maidenhead  >  Cookham
  • Phone Number: +44 1628 525123
Description
An idyllic retreat set in beautiful country house-style surroundings, The Ferry serves a menu of gourmet European recipes. Trained in high-class cookery schools in Spain and Italy, the chefs bring a wealth of experience, and demonstrate knowledge of a breadth of classic and complex cooking techniques. Partnering with Rothschild wine merchants, guests can choose a bottle from the well-stocked cellar.
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