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The Hotel Ivanhoe Restaurant & Saloon

) #1 of 11 Restaurants in Ferndale €€ - €€€ American, Italian
315 Main Street, Ferndale, CA 95536-0096
+1 707-786-9000
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“prime rib” (16 reviews)
“steak” (15 reviews)
“pasta” (11 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Italian
€€ - €€€
315 Main Street, Ferndale, CA 95536-0096
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1 - 10 of 139 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant food was really good but the wait was horrible, I was almost falling asleep waiting for our food.

Thank nanneepatty
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Very good Italian. The selections for Ferndale were limited so we went there 2 nights in a row, luckily it was that good.

Thank Kimcec
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Four of us adults had a nice dinner here. It was a little noisy, but the food and service was good. Prices reasonable for the area

Thank Pittsburgh_PaPam
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Really good menu, excellent service with homely and friendly folks....great value for money too in a Triple D starter restaurant!!

Thank waterch3
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Good food in the restaurant and really great music performed in the bar. Be prepared not to want to leave. Felt like a really great night, made us so happy. Thursday nights!!!!

Thank Northerngardner
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Stepping into Ferndale is like stepping into the past. Just to get to Ferndale from the highway is so picturesque. The road takes you over a small bridge and to Pleasantville (or so it seems). I've only been to Ivanhoe as part of a group...More

Thank 414francesk
Reviewed 9 April 2017

We live locally and eat here about once a month. The food is plentiful and delicious. They always have good specials. The atmosphere is "down home." The service is always friendly. Sometimes the restaurant can be noisy, but we usually go early and then this...More

Thank JSNorthernCalifornia
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

The Ivanhoe's dining room doesn't have the presence of the VI, which is across the road, but it is cosy and we had a delicious meal there. The service was good too. Recommended.

Thank Global_academic
Reviewed 26 March 2017

Stumbled into this place by chance. Good fortune!. The friendliest home-town bar crowd we've ever encountered. Retired lawyers, Real estate pros, ranchers et al. A bit of eclectic happy unselfish people who love life. Clean restrooms, very congenial and attractive hostess. The food? Very, Very...More

Thank bill s
Reviewed 15 November 2016

This restaurant is always crowded so you do need a reservation. Try specialize in Italian food but have a large menu including prim rib on Friday and Saturday. Their BIG specialty is their Thursday night chicken cacciatore and a reservation is a must. Almost every...More

Thank lovescats6
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Nearby Attractions
The Victorian Village of Ferndale
131 reviews
.03 km away
Ferndale Historic Cemetery
110 reviews
.61 km away
Ferndale Museum
41 reviews
.26 km away
Golden Gait Mercantile
19 reviews
.13 km away
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We are on our way up for dinner. What pasta do you have with a white sauce?
13 February 2016|
Response from uanahelefromhi | Reviewed this property |
Usually fettucini.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 315 Main Street, Ferndale, CA 95536-0096
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Humboldt County  >  Ferndale
  • Phone Number: +1 707-786-9000
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