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US$3 - US$8
British, Pub
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Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely meal once more....we come here a couple of times a month. Excellent hot tasty food served by pleasant staff. Chloe the waitress even remembers I can't have dressing with mustard seeds in due to allergies. It would be nice if another type of dressing...could be offered but that would never stop us coming back. In fact...see you next week. Love this place.More

Date of visit: July 2021
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

three of us visited and found the food and service excellent. Definitely worth a visit. We all had different meals - lasagne, lamb and chicken and no complaints with any.

Date of visit: June 2021
Reviewed 5 June 2021

Now the ship is open again the standard is superb again. The food quality and the cost was excellent and there's a good choice to pick from. The staff are very friendly and professional whilst at the same time adhering to all the covid safety...rules. An excellent run pub with a warm atmosphere.More

Date of visit: May 2021
Reviewed 25 May 2021

Three of us visited and we could not speak highly enough of both the food and service. We had a lovely mains, fish and scampi and then indulged in a pudding and wow they were lovely. Compliments to the chefs, will definitely be back.

Date of visit: May 2021
Reviewed 19 May 2021

Visited today the first lunchtime opening following the lockdown. Having enjoyed the food etc on many previous visits, it was obvious that the Ship remains hugely popular. There is still a large menu selection. The food today was as always expertly prepared and presented super...quality ingredients and generous portions, served by lovely staff. All in all a very pleasant experience. This is a genuine review, from a reviewer that is a stranger to social media but felt the need to give this positive review.More

Date of visit: May 2021
Reviewed 13 April 2021

Could not fault anything will certainly be using again excellent value will certainly recommend to family and friends

Date of visit: April 2021
Reviewed 21 October 2020

Family of 4, one had gammon and he was happy with that. The rest of us had roast dinners. I’m not a fan of frozen carrots and I just feel that fresh vegetables would have been better. The meat and potatoes were fine. Service was...slow only two staff on the restaurant floor. Normally food and service is spot on, but we’ll be giving it a miss for a while. Hand sanitiser on entrance and staff did wear masks.More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 11 October 2020

Get two courses for £11 and the meals are really good with lots of choice. The staff are also very pleasant good parking. Safe environment

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 5 September 2020

Lovely family birthday lunch,service was excellent from start to finish.All the food was tasty and plenty of it ,enjoyed by all.We all had different starters then mains steak,gammon,fish & chips,chicken with all the trimmings etc. We were staying at Quarry Walks Lodges now we know...where the Ship is we will definitely come again.More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 4 September 2020

On arrival hand sanitizer available was taken straight to table and drinks brought to you. Felt very safe as tables was spacious We went for a meal with friends to be told we have ran out of chips,absolutely appalled.

Date of visit: September 2020
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19 July 2019|
Response from BasilHenry | Reviewed this property |
dont know the wine list beer is typically priced. I doubt if the wine would be expensive.
19 December 2014|
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Response from 428andys | Reviewed this property |
I am not the owner but wish I was as the place is always busy Regards the menu it has a variety of choice and it caters for everyone prices are average however you won't leave hungry Try it you won't be disappointed
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The Ship is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 4