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The Ship Inn

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Church Street, Axmouth EX12 4AF, England
+44 1297 21838
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Gloucestershire
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Beautiful evening in the garden, excellent food great value, attentive and friendly staff excellent beer. What more is there!

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Bristol
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25 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We dine here regularly, its local and there is good food (usually). We booked for Friday night and after a busy day at work were anticipating supper. Unfortunately the food was mediocre, the calimari rings (whilst in homemade batter) were not fresh, they were perfectly circular and excessively chewy. The lobster Thermidor was overpowered by mustard. For the last few... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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56 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

I have eaten at the Ship on numerous occasions and to date have never had a bad meal. If your in the area and looking for somewhere to get a very good meal and reasonably priced you must try The Ship. It gets very busy so probably need to book. Family run business. Staff are very helpful and friendly. Dogs... More 

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Horley, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

My mother and I popped in on the offchance on Saturday on our way home from visiting my brother in hospital; we've had a pretty trying week. We were made to feel so welcome and we were lucky there had been a cancellation. The staff were all naturally so kind and helpful, without knowing any of our background, with one... More 

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Thank JayS75
Hounslow, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a lovely meal in the Ship Inn, the food was excellent. The pub has a lovely atmosphere, the locals and pub staff were lovely and very friendly and we thoroughly enjoyed the whole experience. We would recommend The Ship Inn without hesitation.

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Thank 47ANNJ
London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in Axmouth 13 - 19th May. We had a meal in the Ship Inn on the Sunday for my husband's birthday. The meals and beer were superb, weI had roast lamb and pie followed by with crumble and sticky toffee pudding. The place had a lovely atmosphere, the locals and pub staff were lovely and very friendly and... More 

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Stafford, United Kingdom
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220 reviews
174 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 133 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Rained continually but still a good week.Visited here 20 years ago for my wife's 40th birthday when it was owned by Fanny Craddock's son.To-day my wife had liver and I had Chicken Curry.Really top notch.Food ,value and service quite brilliant.Memorable meal and James looked after us splendidly. Will be back but won't wait another 20 years!!!!!

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Thank geoffreybanwell
London, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Was lucky enough to have lunch here with two friends. We all thought this was one of the best experiences we have had. The food was delicious, reasonably priced and the service prompt and friendly. Well done the Ship Inn we will be back!

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Thank anne L L
surrey
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

a Smiling reception at the bar, a good selection of beers and the food was quick and excellent quality.

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Thank fussy55
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had lunch there today with a friend , this is the third time We've been , so I thought it was about time we reviewed it Today we had the 3 meat roast , cooked to perfection , With lovely fresh veg all served separately on little veg dishes , sat in the lovely garden with our little daxie, who... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, View, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Church Street, Axmouth EX12 4AF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Axmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1297 21838

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?