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The Ship Inn

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££ - £££, British,
Portloe TR2 5RA, England
+44 1872 501356
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good42%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“crab salad” (16 reviews)
“fresh fish” (4 reviews)
“burger” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Portloe TR2 5RA, England
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Reviewed 20 July 2016

My wife and I popped in for an early supper. We were greeted by the publican who was very happy to indulge in some idle chit chat. The bar was well stocked, I especially liked the dozens of bottles of beer from all over the...More

Thank Brettington-14
Reviewed 19 July 2016

Lovely place to stay, very boutique style room, very comfortable. Good price, not silly boutique hotel prices. If, like me you travel on your own it is ideal. Staff friendly, room very clean, food very very good. Nice pint of ale and good wine. Very...More

Thank Sue G
Reviewed 12 July 2016

As the only pub in Portloe, it could be complacent, but is in fact very nice. Good atmosphere with dogs, laughter, changing menu, and a sweet staff. Makes a nice place to eat dinner with a good beer.

Thank mafac
Reviewed 4 July 2016

Good pub grub, small menu for a small pub, nice outdoor area, friendly service and very reasonably priced.

Thank Felicity H
Reviewed 4 July 2016

I like the Ship, which is just as well since there are not a lot of other eating options in the area. The menu never seems to change much year on year, and the food is generally good if a bit too plentiful (portion sizes...More

Thank goreblimey
Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

We visited the Ship Inn for the most wonderful celebratory BBQ and Jazz party in May. Catering was wonderful and the Jacka Jazz band was ripping it! Landlord Mark and his team couldn't have been more welcoming and the whole pub was decorated with Union...More

1  Thank Tony B
Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

I was privileged to attend an EU election night banquet here and a morning results brunch. It was a great atmosphere and we held our own secret ballot, it was 60/40 for out. The result was upheld in the morning but not by such a...More

2  Thank Alan M
Reviewed 30 June 2016

The tiny, pretty and almost eerily quiet harbour village of Portloe has only one pub but fortunately it's a very good pub. We were staying at the even tinier and even quieter hamlet of Trevisky, just up the hill and brought my dad here for...More

2  Thank Paul R
Reviewed 30 June 2016

FC and I ate at the Ship Inn a few times during our stay in Portloe. Having had a couple of nouvelle cousine type meals we needed something more down to earth (if not more filling). Always a warm welcome at the Ship, decent selection...More

2  Thank MCandFC
Reviewed 20 June 2016

Proper pub, no music, just people enjoying a pint and food. Excellent food from small menu - all freshly cooked. A good find!

2  Thank Dianne C
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7 February 2018|
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Response from Michael W | Reviewed this property |
The Ship Inn Portloe is dog friendly, many dogs come in the pub and are welcomed by the staff
7 February 2018|
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Response from Bollingerbubbles1 | Reviewed this property |
Yes I believe it is dog friendly
27 August 2015|
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Response from caro-arrow | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Your post came through trip adviser to me as a question, but not sure you actually asked a question! Yes, Ship Inn food is very standard pub grub but the fish and chips is excellent. Lugger location is superb with clif... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Portloe TR2 5RA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Truro District  >  Roseland Peninsula  >  Portloe
  • Phone Number: +44 1872 501356
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