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Ship Inn

St. James's Street, Dunwich IP17 3DT, England
+44 1728 648219
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good35%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“fish and chips” (48 reviews)
“scotch egg” (18 reviews)
“mackerel” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
St. James's Street, Dunwich IP17 3DT, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Booked here for Mother's day with my family. My wife ordered vegetarian wellington and received chicken supreme which was sent back. I ordered roast beef which came while my wife was waiting for her correct meal. My meal was cold, had little or no gravy,...More

Thank jamesnK9060OS
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is over four years since I last used this restaurant because I thought it was rather poor then, but it now seems much better. The staff seemed to be much more competent and the atmosphere and food were much better so I think that...More

Thank Keith M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped here on a recent walk around Dunwich. It was a miserable day and we needed a cuppa to warm up. We stopped at the ship and were warmly welcomed, with out rather damp dog in tow. We sat by the fire with our...More

Thank Gary R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Warren of rooms to eat in but we sat close to the log burner by the main bar. Went for classic burger which was good but chips cooked from frozen. Same for roast with cooked from frozen roast potatoes. My STP was good but treacle...More

Thank ejfrog13
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great food, very dog and children orientated. Dog bowls outside and hooks for the leads. Really nice atmosphere and highly recommend the food. Food arrived quite quickly and very fresh. Recommend booking before you go.

Thank Kirsty H
Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

We stayed at the Ship Inn for one night and had a wonderful, relaxing stay. The majority of the guests had their dogs with them and the hotel caters as much for the hounds as it does for the humans! Located a short walk from...More

Thank GloriaGlobetrotter
Reviewed 23 January 2018

We have popped in several times mid walk from walberswick for a light lunch with family, the scotch eggs are amazing - especially the salmon one! Lovely cosy atmosphere, good beers and a lovely open fire.

Thank Jennifer S
Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

A really welcoming lunch stop. Warm indoors and the staff found us and our dog a table indoors to warm up and lunch before heading back to Westleton. Staff are friendly and truly dog friendly. A must to stop at.

Thank Heather R
Reviewed 5 January 2018

First time going out with the family, The Ship offers a good variety on the menu as well as a "specials" menu. All staff were very attentive and drinks were offered at every visit to the table - something i've always commented on and the...More

Thank Rob D
Reviewed 3 December 2017

Imagine a cold winter's day. A long walk on the beach. Crashing waves. The Ship Inn with a blazing fire, good beer and cider. Wonderful fish and chips. HEAVEN!

Thank darkangel10
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$51 - US$51
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: St. James's Street, Dunwich IP17 3DT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Dunwich
  • Phone Number: +44 1728 648219
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