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The Ship Inn

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Mawgan-In-Meneage | Helston, Mawgan, Helston TR12 6AD, England
+44 1326 221240
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Winchester, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We booked into this Inn for an evening meal. We were not disappointed and the food was beautifully cooked and was delicious.This is a pub run by a welcoming husband and wife team and they are determined to make your evening a time to remember.

Thank Michael W
Helston, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful food, great loos, real pub with really brilliant food, you are lucky to get a table, can't praise it enough

1 Thank hungry408
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94 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

With excellent food and a very interpersonal team...the ales are not top of my personal favourites and if they had even one of Skinners ales I would move in!!

1 Thank footprint99
Canvey Island, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped in for dinner during our holiday, and can't think of anything negative to say. The staff were nice, the food was excellent and the place itself was wonderful. If you're staying anywhere even sort-of-nearby, it's worth making a reservation and eating here.

1 Thank Paul S
Berkshire, England
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32 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Popped in here after a day of walking which left us all hungry and ready to dig in. Absolutely no issues with taste of the food and the price matched almost every other place visited over the week. I just could have done with some extra carbs to fill the hole.

2 Thank sluggy
Wareham, United Kingdom
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41 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 April 2017

We received a warm welcome at The Ship and thoroughly enjoyed our meal. The fish was excellent. Greg the chef/owner is brilliant in bringing out flavours. Nice setting and locals very friendly.

1 Thank DorsetBen
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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Food is always delicious, lots of local produce especially the fish, great flavours and way beyond pub grub. Wish we could afford to come every night!

2 Thank Samphire A
Truro, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Amazing food - the chef has a real talent for combining flavours. Excellent value for money and lovely staff. We will definitely be going back.

1 Thank tigger277
Helston, United Kingdom
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209 reviews
132 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 February 2017

Arrived as a four having booked and were soon seated at a table in a warm and comfortable room. The crab riosetto was delicious if on the small side, the cheese starter had by the others was equally good. The duck mains was superb as was the cod albeit the latter dish was quite small. However the cost of the... More 

2 Thank John W
Truro, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 January 2017

My siblings and I took our Mum out for a birthday evening meal. We were really impressed with the quality and price of the food prepared for us. It was also an interesting menu, with fixed price options. We would all definitely go there again.

1 Thank horsemoss

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$17 - US$29
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mawgan-In-Meneage | Helston, Mawgan, Helston TR12 6AD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Helston  >  Mawgan
  • Phone Number: +44 1326 221240

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