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The Ship Caton

) #28 of 184 Restaurants in Lancaster $$ - $$$ , British,
23 Lancaster Road | Caton, Lancaster LA2 9QJ, England
+44 1524 770265
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Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible8%
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
23 Lancaster Road | Caton, Lancaster LA2 9QJ, England
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1 - 10 of 410 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Came here on Father's Day after recommendations from family and friends who live in Lancaster. We live in Kendal so was apprehensive of the drive to a place we have never been but wow was it worth it! Manger Andy and the staff were attentive...More

Thank Davidcart1010
Reviewed 3 days ago

We went to the Ship for the Monday night (half price steak night) when you both buy a starter. We had baked garlic mushrooms and king prawns with garlic ciabatta which were both very nice, plenty of garlic. We then ordered a 10oz Sirloin and...More

Thank Stibster
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We decided on The Ship for mums 70th birthday. Great food and absolutely great service. Thank you so much for the balloons and birthday card. Mum loved it. Perfect! Will recommend to all...

Thank Green2910
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I visited The Ship on the day of Caton Gala. I haven't been here for a few months, however, I was extremely impressed with the new management changes. I was served and looked after by a lovely young man who I assume is the new...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had Sunday lunch today and it was as good as the first visit a couple of years ago. Once again had the mouthwatering Steak Mushroom and Merlot pie. Excellent. My Partner had a chargrilled chicken salad. A lovely lemon pudding followed. The staff were very...More

Thank DuncanSouthport
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just called for a early evening meal which was tasty with good wholesome food, and staff were friendly.

Thank David J
Andrew M, General Manager at The Ship Caton, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear David J, Thank you for leaving this great review, we are all looking forward to seeing you all again soon. Andy

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We attended a boys night out meal here the place is in lovely condition and possibly recently overhauled The attention of the staff was welcoming and certainly you were made to feel at home The menus were brought to us and they did look really...More

Thank stevo1232016
Andrew M, General Manager at The Ship Caton, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear stevo1232016, Thank you for taking the time out of your day to write this great review, I have passed on all your comments to the kitchen team and head chef and we are currently writing our new menu which doesn't include a lot of...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in for lunch. Good menu, tapas option was perfect. The food was delicious. Imaginative and varied. Really nice staff too.

Thank happywife84
Andrew M, General Manager at The Ship Caton, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear happywife84, Thank you for taking the time out of your day to write this wonderful review, we are all very happy that you enjoyed your food and experience with us. we look forward to seeing you all again soon. Sincerely Andy

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I visited on a sunday with my elderly parents - both of whom have disabilities that effect their movement - and my 5 year old daughter. the staff were - very helpful and obliging. The food was great - good quality pub food with all...More

Thank NFGSNHGHNDF
Andrew M, General Manager at The Ship Caton, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear NFGSNHGHNDF, Thank you for taking the time out of your day to write this lovely review, we are all very happy that you enjoyed your experience with us, you will be pleased to know that we have changed our coffee beans to a more...More

Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Relaxed atmosphere, choice of bar or dining room seating. The menu offers traditional pub food, with optional daily specials noted on the board. Gluten free is catered for, and enquirer by staff upon booking of any dietary requirements. Prices as you would expect in country...More

Thank garry_wilkinson
Andrew M, General Manager at The Ship Caton, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear garry_wilkinson, Thank you for taking the time out of your day to write this kind review, we are all happy that you enjoyed your time with us and look forward to seeing you all again soon. Sincerely Andy

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$9 - US$27
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23 Lancaster Road | Caton, Lancaster LA2 9QJ, England (Formerly The Ship Inn Caton)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Lancaster
  • Phone Number: +44 1524 770265
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Description
The Ship Country Pub & Dining,Caton has recently undergone a refurbishment and is now under the ownership of Bowland Village Inns. Purveyors of fine cask ales, we now offer a range of 6 ales daily including Thwaites Original, Wainwright. Homemade food is served all day, everyday until 9pm.
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