The Hope and Anchor Pub
“Inviting menus and extravagant views” - AA Inspector
SOUTH FERRIBY, LINCOLNSHIRE
Our Inspector's view
Tucked amidst creeks and moorings, the panoramic views from the patio and restaurant encompass the waterways and nearby Humber Bridge. An appealingly, updated 19th-century inn, with exposed brickwork and a log-burning stove, this is a popular stop not only for birdwatchers and dog-walkers but those seeking good bistro-style food.
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Facilities – at a glance
Credit cards accepted
- Seats: 86
- On-site parking available
- Wheelchair accessible
- Accessible toilets
- Closed: 25 December, 31 December, 1 January
- Wines under £30: 32
- Wines over £30: 25
- Wines by the glass: 12
- Cuisine style: Modern British
- Vegetarian menu
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About the area
Much of the fenland around the Wash has been drained of its marshes and reclaimed as highly productive farmland. Further north, the coastline, with its sandy beaches, has been developed to accommodate the holiday industry, with caravans, campsites and the usual seaside paraphernalia. The main resorts are Skegness, Mablethorpe, Cleethorpes and Ingoldmells. Inland, the chalky margin of the Lincolnshire Wolds offers an undulating landscape of hills and valleys, designated as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
Lincoln, the county town, is dominated by its magnificent cathedral. Most of interest in the city is in the uphill area, Steep Hill, ascending from the River Witham; the Bailgate spanned by the Newport Arch, and the Minster Yard with its medieval and Georgian architecture. Boston, on the banks of Witham, was England’s second biggest seaport in the 13th and 14th centuries, when the wool trade was at its height. There are market towns all over the county still holding weekly markets, including Barton-upon-Humber, Boston, Bourne, Brigg, Crowland, Gainsborough, Grantham, Great Grimsby, Holbeach, Horncastle, Long Sutton, Louth, Market Rasen, Scunthorpe, Sleaford, Spalding (the centre of the flower industry), and the elegant Edwardian spa resort of Woodhall Spa.
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