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Ship Inn

693 E Lincoln Hwy, Exton, PA 19341-2757
+1 610-363-7200
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good24%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible12%
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“steak” (11 reviews)
“beef tips” (2 reviews)
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693 E Lincoln Hwy, Exton, PA 19341-2757
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Top notch restaurant. Charming old colonial roadhouse/tavern. Popular with groups. Excellent service and menu selections.. Wife and I both had the crab cakes. Other family members had various selections .All were quite satisfied. If you want a classy restaurant and meal - the Ship Inn...More

Thank hancejill2
Reviewed 3 April 2018

We were guests for dinner on a Saturday night. Five in our party enjoyed a wonderful cozy dining experience. Wonderful historic Inn. Loved the mushroom bisque and beet salad. Husband said his steak was one of the best he had ever eaten.

Thank Jeanie N
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Decided not to cook for an Easter dinner and disappointed with our choice.On the positive side service was very good.The dinners were just ok.Given the price we really expected better.The kids meal were poor quality and pricey.Never mind spending the money if you get quality...More

Thank Jeanne S
Reviewed 30 January 2018

As a resident of Chester County I am lucky to have so many quaint and wonderful taverns to choose from. I have NEVER encountered such a useless bartender in all my travels. Unattentive would be an understatement to describe our bartender. It was a Sat....More

5  Thank Barbara B
Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

We came here after doing some shopping after work. Place was quiet and we ordered some of their speciality drinks. I loved the chai White Russian. He got a steak while I tried the beef tips spetzel. I wanted to lick the plate it was...More

Thank Traci D
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

After reading the reviews half seemed good and half were not I decided to give it a try. I ordered a strip steak that was cook perfect and very tender I also had the mushroom soup that was good. The place is very nice and...More

Thank 655raymondl
Reviewed 3 October 2017

We like to eat at historic inns and happened to have a coupon. Although it had the decor of an old inn, it did not have the feel of some of the other inns we like in the area. They had a special Oktoberfest menu...More

1  Thank GerryBaron06
Reviewed 14 September 2017

My husband and I wanted to go out to lunch but didn't want our usual restaurants. He googled ship in and we decided to go. We were pleasantly surprised. Just lovely!!

Thank Kathy M
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

My friend and I went here for dinner last night. He ordered the Steak Diane...he ordered it medium rare. For starters, the portion was inadequate. In addition, the meat was slightly over cooked and the sauce looked (honestly) like canned beef gravy with some mushrooms...More

Thank eddyNY
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Christopher was our waiter for 6 of us. The food and service was superb! We never had to ask for anything! I highly recommend!!

Thank Carla F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 693 E Lincoln Hwy, Exton, PA 19341-2757
    (Ship Rd and Rt 30)
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Exton
  • Phone Number: +1 610-363-7200
Ship Inn Seafood and Steak - Oldest Historical and the Crown Jewel of Chester County. Serving fresh seafood and steak daily.
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