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The Ferryboat Inn at Church Laneham

Riverside Traditional Pub & Dining South East of the market town of Retford
Opening at 12:00
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As hoped Boris has given the green light. We’re super excited to reopen our inside space Covid securely on Monday, we’re booking up fast, please message us or call to book your table. Thank you to everyone who has booked so far, we really appreciate your support. Our outside space will continue t...

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That’s right folks!! We’re open today from 3pm!
We are also serving food from 3pm too!
We’re not taking bookings for outdoor seating, but don’t worry we have lots of tables available! We can’t wait to see you all!!
Further information on opening hours to follow soon!

We wish our industry colleagues all the very best of luck for their reopening tomorrow. Due to the amount of covered outdoor space we have and the requirements on the use of marquees etc. We took the decision a number of weeks ago to wait until May to reopen our doors. We are taking bookings from...

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At last some dates….. we’ve finally got something to provisionally work towards.

We’re as excited as you are to get our beloved pub reopen, we await the formal guidance from central and local government to enable a full and proper plan for our safe reopening. As soon as we have this we will be ...

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We can’t wait to see you all sat out here in the sun on our lovely patio when it’s safe. We’re busy planning our new menus and our spring/summer events, we’re dusting off the paint brushes too with a little spruce up planned over the next couple of weeks ready for when we can open our beautiful p...

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We’re open today from 12 noon serving Sunday lunch until 5.30pm (some availability remaining). We’ll also be showing an afternoon of premier league action in our bar area. Our capacity is limited currently so please book ahead. Have a lovely Sunday.

Every Wednesday night starting tomorrow it’s quiz night here at The Ferryboat. Join us from 7.45pm

CUSTOMER NOTICE - Please ensure compliance to the new rule of 6 from Monday 14th September. We will only be taking bookings to a maximum of 6 people per table were capacity allows. We ask that you continue to follow our COVID secure plans as you have since 4th July. We will also continue our T...

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a week ago
Cracking food, all very well done, amazing portions and very quick service! Lovely atmosphere too! Did feel rushed to finish my meal as I took a break to have a drink half way and someone was there to take my plate away - all in all, a great little place
- Caitlin H
a month ago
Absolutely brilliant. We t with a good friend of myn who live in that area. Ordered the share thing an lovely. Food was ace drink was ace and not to overpriced I may add. Also the staff were beyond brilliant very professional welcoming and just went above any beyond. Would recommend anyone to go if they are nearby
- Russ L
a week ago
Excellent meal and a great band. Great evening!!
- Philip C

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Church Laneham
DN22 0NQ
United Kingdom

Opening Hours

Mon:3:00 – 11:00 pm
Tue:3:00 – 11:00 pm
Wed:3:00 – 11:00 pm
Thu:3:00 – 11:00 pm
Fri:3:00 – 11:30 pm
Sat:12:00 – 11:30 pm
Sun:12:00 – 11:00 pm
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