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The Ferryboat

High Street | Pangbourne, Whitchurch-on-Thames RG8 7DB, England
+44 118 984 2161
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good28%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“roast beef” (7 reviews)
“pudding” (6 reviews)
“sea bass” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
High Street | Pangbourne, Whitchurch-on-Thames RG8 7DB, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This inn never fails to please. The menu is comprehensive with a selection of daily specials. The wine list is reasonably priced with plenty of choice. Whether sat in the bar or the restaurant the staff are friendly and helpful and always to hand if...More

Thank Ian M
Reviewed 18 September 2017

A very welcoming, accommodating and understanding mine host when dealing with my mother. Thank you. Enjoyed the food and ambience of this establishment.

2  Thank Stephen H
Reviewed 18 September 2017

lovely place, lovely decor, gorgeous food and really nice staff. The portions where really good, my other half had the spaghetti carbonara and he couldn't eat it all, which is really unusual for him. I had the duck from the specials board and to my...More

Thank shazza616
Reviewed 16 September 2017

An excellent meal as always, never had a bad meal in the 5 years we have been to the Ferryboat we are always made welcome and the staff are polite and friendly one of our favourite eating venues.

Thank davidrowark
Reviewed 8 September 2017

This is a well run pub. Good staff, warm welcome, good beer and an extensive menu. Enjoyed an excellent lunch, pizza for me, sea bass for.my wife. Great athmosphere, good value, can't wait for our next visit. Recommended. John

Thank john02345
william573, Owner at The Ferryboat, responded to this reviewResponded 9 September 2017

Thank you for your kind comments, I will pass these on to all the staff. We look forward to you next visit. Regards

Reviewed 28 August 2017

Had my mother's 100th birthday celebration last Saturday in the Garden Room. There were 17 of us, The room was decorated charmingly, the food was lovely and because we gave them menu choices in advance (with that sort of number it made sense) the kitchen...More

Thank Judy W
william573, Owner at The Ferryboat, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2017

We were very privileged to have you with us for this 'milestone' event. We are pleased the team at The Ferryboat fulfilled your expectations. Thankyou, we appreciate your kind comments and hope the rest of the day was as memorable with a wonderful lady

Reviewed 20 August 2017

Just had one of the best Sunday Lunches. The food was amazing from Roast Beef,Roast Pork to Battered Cod and Fillet Steak. All the food was cooked to our liking, the Cod was enormous and the fish so white? The fillet steak was cooked to...More

Thank crossa
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

Located about half a mile from Pangborne town centre. Limited parking for about 10 cars with tight access. Reasonable selection on the menu though quality disappointing. Tried the Calamari for starters but were more like over cooked battered onion rings. Then for mains went for...More

2  Thank Kevin D
william573, Owner at The Ferryboat, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2017

Sorry to learn that you were not pleased with your experience also that opportunity was not taken to speak with me directly. Often this helps to resolve any concerns. All points noted although I would add the dishes you speak of are possibly the most...More

Reviewed 14 July 2017

Four of us enjoyed lunch here. We had a very friendly welcome from the gentleman behind the bar and he and the waitress were friendly, helpful and efficient. The lunch menu provides sandwiches, snacks and ploughmans, plus a good range of reasonably priced meals and...More

Thank PaulBerkshire
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

Although we didn't eat here, the food coming out to others diners looked good. However the drinks are expensive. A pint of Becks is £4.45 and a small bottle of coke £2.50.

Thank Phil R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: High Street | Pangbourne, Whitchurch-on-Thames RG8 7DB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Whitchurch-on-Thames
  • Phone Number: +44 118 984 2161
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