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Old Ferry Landing


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Certificate of Excellence2016, 2018 - 2019 Winner

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Lunch, Dinner
American, Bar, Seafood
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Though we were quickly seated on a busy Sunday afternoon, this place felt a little tourist-trappy pricewise and the food wasn't anything to write home about. Generous portion of lobster on the salad and good zucchini fritters, but nothing particularly memorable other than that.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank acf165
Reviewed May 7, 2019 via mobile

In the 80s this was my parents favorite local spot. I'd play barbies under the table, lamenting the lost shoe into the drink, while my patient drank Tanqueray and tonics and lamented adult life. Now I'm sitting in the same spot *well not under the...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Mzchef_80
Reviewed April 18, 2019

We were celebrating our aunts 91st birthday and happened to hit the first warm weekend evening. The town and Old Ferry Landing were jammed. However, the staff sat the 6 of us ASAP and we enjoyed a wonderful meal. The handicap access is difficult for...More

Date of visit: April 2019
1  Thank hineconsult
Reviewed March 7, 2019

I am partial to eating & drinking on the deck facing the port's tug boats. Food all year round is delicious. Menu is extensive and includes many seafood dishes.

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank Alan_Kittery
Reviewed February 12, 2019 via mobile

Very kind service, great cooking and nice terrace... best “value for money” restaurant in the neighborhood!

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Tour75455
Reviewed January 29, 2019

Went to Portsmouth last year/some locals told us to try this place.......AWESOME....so glad we listened---if the boiled or steamed lobster was any fresher it would have bit me!!!!----all on a bed of amazing mussels and a piece of corn on the cob......My wife had the...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Eugene L
Reviewed October 13, 2018 via mobile

A very enjoyable experience. There was a wide menu for fish. I actually sampled "fish in a basket". This had a base of lovely crisp chips, a large portion of fried hake accompanied with a bowl of coleslaw and tartar sauce. The portion was incredibly...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank BoundlessEnergy
Reviewed September 21, 2018

I got a Gift Card as a Birthday Gift and didn't know about this restaurant, my daughter had been here so I asked her to come with me. We went for Lunch today and I was not disappointed. I had the Fried Haddock Basket and...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Genie W
Reviewed August 30, 2018

Love sitting by the water looking at the tugboats. The seafood we had was so delicious, fresh and with great portions. Service was terrific and we had a lovely afternoon. We will return.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Diana C
Reviewed August 29, 2018

We were walking in the town centre and decided to walk to the water front for supper. We stopped here and sat on the dec. we decided to ty one of the dinner feature...WOW...scallops, shrimps and mussels in a spice tomato sauce over cheese ravioli....More

Date of visit: August 2018
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July 29, 2018|
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Response from ss319 | Reviewed this property |
The date didn 't seem firm but "mid October" was the response I got. Mostly open and on the water makes weather conditions a determining factor I;m sure.
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