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The White Pheasant

21 Market Street | Fordham, Ely CB7 5LQ, England
+44 1638 720414
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good17%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tasting menu” (42 reviews)
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European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
21 Market Street | Fordham, Ely CB7 5LQ, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We had a groupon 5 taster course that we had for a while and had never been before but the T.A reviews were good and they were not wrong. Place was fresh and welcoming as were the staff. The taster menu was superd. The waitress...More

1  Thank fishpuk
Reviewed 2 days ago

A lovely evening from start to finish. Greeted with a smile and seated we enjoyed freshly made bread and a great arancini with a lovely glass of beaujolais from the specials board. Beetroot starter was sublime followed by pork belly and loin with a Madeira...More

1  Thank Stuart t
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Booked as part of a birthday surprise for my partner, I was planning on booking this at full price but came across a Groupon voucher which was an added bonus! The staff were friendly, polite and helpful and the food was delicious, there wasn't a...More

Thank olwen_silver
Reviewed 1 week ago

Relaxed atmosphere, excellent food, friendly greetings, everything needed for a pleasant evening dinner!

Thank Marc B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had lovely tasting menu food fabulous and service awesome. Flight of wine with food perfect. Can highly recommend

Thank Karen P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited in a group for Sunday lunch. Dishes ordered were a mixture from the menu, all were good quality and enjoyed immensely. We didn't feel rushed and the staff were just the right level of attentative. For the beer drinkers the choice was good and...More

Thank Rupert C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant has had its ups and downs over the years, but under present management is at its best. We rang on the spur of the moment, and were lucky to get a table at short notice. On this occasion we had steak and fish,...More

Thank Ian D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went for dinner at the white pheasant to see Calvin and talk through all our wedding plans! Our dinner was amazing and we're so excited for the wedding now! We can't fault them at all!! Thank you so much for a lovely evening :)

Thank charway123
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife took me and the children here for Sunday lunch. We have eaten here before and have always been well looked after. We enjoy a Sunday roast and have eaten in most of the local pubs and restaurants, however I can honestly say that...More

Thank Chris B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wonderful food and service with a welcoming atmosphere. Four of us came here midweek with a groupon voucher to try the 5 course tasting menu. Every single course was tasty, unusual but balanced, and well-presented. All but the main course were quite small but not...More

Thank Michael L
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Sandy T
10 June 2015|
Response from WhitePheasant | Property representative |
Good evening you will find all our current menus at our web site & go to the food section. Regards Ramon
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$17 - US$85
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Validated Parking
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 Market Street | Fordham, Ely CB7 5LQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cambridgeshire  >  Ely
  • Phone Number: +44 1638 720414
  • E-mail
STOP PRESS... We are proud to announce we have received 2 AA rosettes for culinary excellence. Having initially trained at the White Pheasant in 2005, Head Chef Calvin Holland went on to cook at some of the UK's finest multi-rosette & Michelin Star restaurants, only to return to the White Pheasant in August this year as Head Chef and Proprietor.With an emphasis on locally sourced produce alongside award winning wines, this family owned restaurant offers everything from light lunches or a traditional Sunday lunch to the finest A La Carte menu. The epitome of country dining, boasting a beautiful open fire and weathered floorboards, the Pheasant is now taking bookings for Christmas parties with a special menu of exquisite dishes designed for the winter months such as braised cheek of Hereford beef or a Ballotine of Gressingham duck. Menu's & wine lists are all available on line.
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