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Ship Inn

) #2 of 3 Restaurants in Styal ££ - £££ Bar, British, Pub
Altrincham Road, Styal SK9 4JE, England
+44 1625 444888
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good38%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Altrincham Road, Styal SK9 4JE, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Just called in at The Ship for a drink having visited the excellent Quarry Bank National Trust centre. The pub is Gastro and looking at the menu offers a good choice of food. It was noticeable from the amount of dogs in the garden The...More

Thank Kevin D
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Enjoyed some fine ale at the Ship Inn. In this summer heat - the outside areas are very welcome. Friendly staff in a lovely location. #tayloredbyus

Thank Tayloredflg
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This was the best Sunday lunch in a pub I have had in ages. We tried to book but as we were only a 5 they said turn up and you will get a table, we did and only just got a table as the...More

Thank James R
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

In an area with lots of large characterless pubs, The Ship has great beer, character and atmosphere. Have only eaten here once but the food always looks great... Me Likey!!!

Thank clon5015
Reviewed 4 days ago

Went after a couple of people from work had been and said it was really good - it is quite dark, granted we were sat in the corner in the back bar area and it would be much roomier if we had chosen to sit...More

Thank Justin J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The quality of the food is OK but they just can't justify the price. It says on the menus and the table that you can request table service which we did when we were eating (with a baby at the table) and the waiter obviously...More

Thank Sian D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food here is delicious! I had the pork roast and it was very tender. The veggies and Yorkshire pudding were generous and tasty. I really liked the atmosphere and the service was great! As a traveller from Australia it was great to have a...More

Thank Marianne G
Reviewed 21 April 2017

After a walk round Quarry Bank Mill made our way across the fields to th Ship Inn for a light lunch. It was a bright March day so sat outside next to the fire in the very pleasant patio area and enjoyed some good food...More

Thank StaggyDave
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

Stumbled across this pub on our way home from Manchester Airport. Lovely old pub. Cosy eating areas. Very friendly and happy staff. Quick service. We ordered 2 x kids menu's - lasagne with garlic bread & bangers and mash, both presented lovely. Adults ordered fish...More

Thank LisaA196
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Spur of the moment lunch. Surprised to find it both packed and tables reserved. Difficult to find a table but we did. Quick service for drinks and order. Very impressed with the tempura veg... batter very light. 1/2 pint of whitebait was lovely too. Mains...More

Thank rekemp
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Catherine W
Can anyone tell me if dogs are allowed in side the restaurant or outside please? Thanks in advance
30 March 2017|
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Response from BlingLJ | Reviewed this property |
Hi Catherine ... we have eaten at the Ship Inn with our pooch many times over winter ... they have patio heaters and a real fire outside ... if you get wrapped up warm it's perfect ... the Sunday lunch is delicious. Dogs are... More
Rosco B
I have been told you can't make a reservation for four people, but only six people but I've got a feeling that the member of staff who told me this, might be wrong. Anyone know anything about this?
17 March 2017|
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Response from CavanGirlie | Reviewed this property |
Yes I believe you can only book for groups of six or over. They have lots of seating - I've been going there for a few years now and never had any problems getting a table.
Barbara F
yes please are you close to premier inn rungar lane.
28 September 2016|
Response from Charles S | Reviewed this property |
Not far by car about 10 minute drive.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Altrincham Road, Styal SK9 4JE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Styal
  • Phone Number: +44 1625 444888