The Ferry Boat Inn Essex

Ferry Road, North Fambridge, Chelmsford, Essex, United Kingdom, CM3 6LR
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Open 7 days a week from 11am.

For our latest food service hours, please visit our website.

Facilities
  • Disabled Access
  • Private Dining
  • Free WiFi
  • Families and Children Welcome
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About The Ferry Boat Inn Essex

With its roots way back in the 16th century, The Ferry Boat Inn on the River Crouch is a beautiful and historic weatherboard pub.

Located in the picturesque village of North Fambridge, this traditional pub serves homecooked food in front of log fires and oak beams, along with a wide selection of beers, ales, wines and soft drinks.

Six accommodation rooms can be found in the courtyard annexe, with a large beer garden with views across the Essex countryside.

There is ample free parking outside with easy access by road, rail (North Fambridge train station >1mile), sea (visitor berthing available at Fambridge Yacht Haven) and by foot. Dogs welcome.

Cuisine: British
Dress Code: Casual
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Visited On Sunday, 09 May 2021

Excellent we will be returning

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Visited On Sunday, 09 May 2021

Lovely Sunday roast and excellent service. Large garden and tables well set out with plenty of space. Very smart refurb of the old pub but retaining plenty of its character. Will definitely go back again

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Visited On Sunday, 09 May 2021

We came for dinner and food was lovely . The service wasnt amazing only because I felt we had been forgotten. Took a long time to order but food came quickly . The service was friendly just slow but it was a busy sunday . Also it didnt feel child friendly as there was no highchair or childrens menu . But overall was nice .

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Visited On Sunday, 09 May 2021

Excellent food and drink. Great location. Fabulous staff Will definitely be back!

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Visited On Thursday, 06 May 2021

We had a lovely meal with you recently and had great service, thank you! We’re looking forward to visiting again soon.

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Visited On Wednesday, 05 May 2021

It will be nice to see the more comprehensive menu - and specials - post covid restrictions. Obviously a lot of effort and thought has gone into the 'new Ferry Boat Inn' and this shows as the place is stunning throughout. The staff were also great, helpful and a credit to the restaurant. All in all the four of us had a very pleasurable experience thank you.

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Visited On Wednesday, 05 May 2021

Fantastic service. Staff are all very friendly and the food is excellent! Also good valve for money! We will definitely be back

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Visited On Monday, 03 May 2021

All the staff were very friendly and polite. This was our second time visiting and will definitely be returning in the warmer months ahead for some amazing food and drinks!

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Visited On Monday, 03 May 2021

Great food, great service and loads of choice, can’t wait till I can eat inside. Thank you all

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Visited On Saturday, 01 May 2021

780th birthday for my disabledl partner. Not easy to make days special but staff went above and beyond to make his birthday lunch an enjoyable experience. Many thanks

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Visited On Sunday, 02 May 2021

Lovely pub very clean beautiful decor. Relaxing garden setting. Food lovely and fresh. 2nd visit and will be going again soon Mick & Lisa wheatley

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Visited On Sunday, 02 May 2021

Wonderful food, service and atmosphere, we will be back.

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Visited On Sunday, 02 May 2021

Although the rain came down, the staff were great at making us feel comfortable. Food was good and staff friendly

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Visited On Sunday, 02 May 2021

Great food lovely staff

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Visited On Sunday, 02 May 2021

Very welcoming and lovely staff. Food excellent.

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Visited On Sunday, 02 May 2021

Wonderfully refurbished. Great selection of drinks and great food!

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Visited On Saturday, 01 May 2021

Great Service. Attentive Staff! AMAZING FOOD! Great Atmosphere. Couldn’t have asked for more!

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Visited On Saturday, 01 May 2021

Lovely afternoon here, food was outstanding, fresh, lots of variety, great value and lemon meringue pie a must try! Service was excellent, super friendly and attentive and not once did we have to ask for service or a drink. We will be back without a shadow of a doubt. Thanks for a great afternoon.

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Visited On Saturday, 01 May 2021

During the Social distancing rules the only thing lacking was patio heaters otherwise very happy with everything

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Visited On Saturday, 01 May 2021

Lovely afternoon great service.

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Visited On Friday, 30 April 2021

Very attentive staff and venue looks gorgeous now too.

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Visited On Friday, 30 April 2021

It started to spit with rain and all the waiters and waitresses came out with umbrellas for the benches which was really appreciated!

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Visited On Friday, 30 April 2021

This is our second visit and as good as the first , our meals were delicious, service was excellent staff are lovely, the setting is fab , they even brought out big umbrellas as started to rain a little , we will definitely return 😊

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Visited On Friday, 30 April 2021

Our first time here and will definitely back. Looking forward to eating inside next time unless the sun is shining

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Visited On Friday, 30 April 2021

Had a really enjoyable catch up with a friend it was well organised in good surroundings . Staff were friendly and helpful but not intrusive. Will return soon

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