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The Old Ship Hotel Restaurant

) #34 of 65 Restaurants in Padstow $$ - $$$ , British,
Mill Square, Padstow PL28 8AE, England
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good40%
  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“steak burger” (9 reviews)
“wraps” (4 reviews)
“fish platter” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Mill Square, Padstow PL28 8AE, England
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Reviewed yesterday

We had a nice meal here one evening. Not outstanding but good for a quick easy meal. Great place to sit outside with the dog and watch the world go by and to have a drink in a relaxed atmosphere.

Thank keeleymitch
Reviewed 1 week ago

Always a great atmosphere at The Old Ship. Food is good and staff are always very welcoming. The outside seating area is a bonus especially in the sunshine!

Thank Sally C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely food and great service, we ate here a few times while on holiday in Padstow and all the meals we had were of good quality in fact my husband said their gammon & chips was the best he had eaten for a long time....More

Thank Mati1da84
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We knew it said Dog friendly when we went in, but didn't expect to see people holding their "dog waste" at the bar

Thank Susan W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I'd visited this place last year also, when I loved their Bangers and mash but this year, they confirmed their awesomeness when I ordered a cream tea - easily the best Cream Tea I've every had in Cornwall by far, with their fresh scones and...More

Thank Ellie R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Not what we expected after the recommendation we received. The scallop starter was OK but not special and the fish and chips were mediocre and very overpriced at £14 , we had eaten far better for less money. I am happy to pay for outstanding...More

Thank mrspink3
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

This place is really overpriced for the quality of the food. It's just average pub grub that has hiked up the prices because it's in a prime location for walk ins. The outside was fairly busy, but pretty much empty inside. The waiter came to...More

Thank john19862017
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

We came here for a quick bite and pint as we had just got into town. It was a miserably rainy day so we were glad to be indoors. The staff here were very friendly and were very prompt with food and drink orders. The...More

Thank Aisling J
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

For the price there are many nicer places to eat in Padstow. However you will get a table here without booking undercover or even indoors on a busy night - so you make your choice. Our meals were decidedly average and one was the most...More

Thank see g
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

Arrived here at 8.30 on a Thursday and checked with a barman that food was being served. We were told yes so continued to find a seat and bought drinks. After having to firstly correct our drinks bill we were told that food was no...More

Thank greedyboyo
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mill Square, Padstow PL28 8AE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Padstow
  • Phone Number: 01841-53-23-57
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  • This restaurant is at The Old Ship Hotel
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