We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Old Ferry Inn

) #19 of 24 Restaurants in Fowey ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ , British, French
Bodinnick, Fowey PL23 1LX, England
+44 1726 870237
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“kippers” (2 reviews)
“sunday roast” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, French, Contemporary, Pub
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Bodinnick, Fowey PL23 1LX, England
All Details
Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
50
Reviews (144)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 142 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We just spent two nights at the Old Ferry Inn and loved it! The inn is quirkily decorated with lovely views of Fowey. The food was for the most part outstanding (I had the mussels one night and the duck on the other - both...More

Thank Noella C
Reviewed 5 days ago

We were staying locally and pointed in the direction of TOFI. We had our little one with us (18 months) - and although there is a 'family room' it cannot cater as such with really little people given the old structure I guess. No highchairs....More

Thank Devonrilla
Reviewed 6 days ago

had the pleasure of three visits to the Ferry. All times the food was impossible to fault. Good value, very well presented by lovely staff. One of the best views from a restaurant in Cornwall - and that is saying something. Nice pub too -...More

Thank Philip H
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were advised that this pub was good for food. The local mussels were good but the rest was just OK. One of us had their burger which was quite chewy, both the burger and the bun. The salted calamari was also dry. Maybe we...More

Thank Steve H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Served in the pub area, with merriment surrounding, I did not expect to have such a culinary delight. But the bouillabaisse was fantastic, and my husband's "Rock Bass" was also perfectly done and subtly sauced, with a crispy skin and complimentary vegetables. Yum.

Thank Bobbie202
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Visited for a drink and to enquire about the menu, as myself, my wife and my twin boys (10) are coeliacs. While talking to the helpful barman, the chef entered the bar and overheard my enquiry about gluten free food to which the chef bellowed...More

1  Thank Rep397
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My wife and I visited the Old Ferry Inn last week on a very warm and sunny evening. We sat outside with what can only describe as the best views of Fowey ever!!! Desperate for a proper fish supper we asked for the menu and...More

Thank David G
Reviewed 10 June 2017

Seafood Bouillabaisse! Delicious. Very quaint and right by the car ferry across from Fowey. Great views of the river from upstairs restaurant but you do need to book early as it is small. Otherwise the pub downstairs is cosy and friendly and the food is...More

Thank Courtney A
Reviewed 22 April 2017

My husband and I are still talking about the truly atrocious service we experienced at the Old ferry Inn last weekend. We actually can't think of any time (and we have eaten in restaurants far and wide) when we were made to feel so unwelcome,...More

1  Thank AideenY
Reviewed 21 April 2017

We visited the old Ferry Inn for an evening meal whilst staying at the local Caravan/Camping Site. The menu choice was excellent and caters for all tastes. There was even a broad children's menu to cater for the younger members of our party. Parking is...More

Thank Bikercouple63
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Quay Bakery
265 reviews
.46 km away
The Lugger Inn
389 reviews
.55 km away
Sam's
1,446 reviews
.50 km away
The Dwelling House
334 reviews
.54 km away
Nearby Attractions
Fowey Estuary
532 reviews
.57 km away
Lugger Inn
59 reviews
1.21 km away
Fowey Aquarium
219 reviews
.55 km away
Polruan Ferry
68 reviews
1.20 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from The Old Ferry Inn staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar, British, French, Contemporary, Pub
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bodinnick, Fowey PL23 1LX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Fowey
  • Phone Number: +44 1726 870237
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing