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Ship Inn

$$ - $$$, British,
Dorchester Road, Wool BH20 6EQ, England
+44 1929 462247
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good27%
  • Average20%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“burgers” (10 reviews)
“brie” (3 reviews)
“salad” (10 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Dorchester Road, Wool BH20 6EQ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The meal was well cooked and there was quite a variety on the menu. A typical country pub atmosphere.

Thank Cindy L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We dropped in after visiting my sick mother who lives nearby, my self, wife and teenage granddaughter stopped by on speck, the pub had a refit some time ago and it was left with a large barn of a bar and a smaller nicer restaurant...More

Thank geraldclow
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited with friends on a Saturday evening. We were seated in bar area. Pub was busy and we were advised that several of the meals were not available. Limited menu. Service not great, took ages to get anyones attention to order food - staff were...More

Thank sdicker
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

On a short break in Dorset we stumbled on The ship inn. Later in the day we rang and were able to book a table easily. All of us had burgers with various different toppings. The burgers were served with chunky chips and salad. The...More

Thank Sylvia S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A nice looking English style pub in a very quiet area. My husband had a starter of mushrooms with brie and red cabbage with an extra side of vegetables. He found it very tasty. I had one of the blackboard specials, a crab cake served...More

Thank Panda055
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I revisited the Ship recently while on holiday in the area. It is still a pleasant roadside pub but now under new management. There have been some improvements to the dinner menu which is now a bit more adventurous. Food was very good and service...More

Thank George L
Reviewed 7 October 2017

Decided to try out a few of the local pubs as we were camping in the area. This was first on our list as it was closest. Pretty inviting pub, looks really cosy, staff friendly. Food, not that great I'm afraid. I was expecting more...we...More

Thank ahsat91
Reviewed 6 October 2017

We were camping near by so stopped off here the night we arrived for some food and a drink whilst plotting our sight seeing tours! Was a lovely warm and inviting pub with polite bar staff who were happy to answer questions we had. We...More

Thank M O
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

Chicken lovely and moist with tasty sauce fish pie excellent served with lovey fresh selection of vegetables with new potatoes staff helpful and polite. Beer selection nice. Nice olde world ambience A lovely place to visit

Thank Robbie M
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

Had a lovely breakfast here with friends this week. The food was top notch (especially the scrambled eggs), staff were helpful and friendly and The Ship Inn itself was a lovely, warm, cosy atmosphere. We will definitely go here again

Thank Vicky F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Dorchester Road, Wool BH20 6EQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Wool
  • Phone Number: +44 1929 462247
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