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The Ship Tavern

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££ - £££, British,
High Street, Kinghorn KY3 9TJ, Scotland
+44 1592 890655
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Bar, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
££ - £££
High Street, Kinghorn KY3 9TJ, Scotland
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

As a fairly regular visitor, we went along as a party of four for a festive lunch. The choices on the special festive menu were excellent, as was the quality of the Cullen Skink and turkey dinner I enjoyed. Service was also superb as normal....More

Thank RSutherland
Reviewed 19 December 2017

Lunch with group of friends, lovely food, service and atmosphere. Staff are so helpful and friendly. Food is simple but super tasty

Thank Jac R
Reviewed 3 December 2017

The Ship doesn't look anything from the outside, but when you go in it's so lovely. The food is excellent and the service great. The staff are all extremely friendly and make you feel really welcome. I would recommend this restaurant to all my family...More

Thank pennycarr46
Reviewed 29 November 2017

My son organised a surprise party for his girlfriend's birthday. Food was excellent and the service first class. It years since we'd been in the Ship but don't think it will be too long before we're back. Would definitely recommend it

Thank martinb1963
Reviewed 29 November 2017

Service spot on, polite, friendly not intrusive but they there when you need them. Food excellent, good variety separate vegetarian menu. Warm atmosphere, nice lighting incorporated our birthday balloons and cake. Would recommend

Thank Jupiter683
Reviewed 17 October 2017

My family were at the Ship Tavern for lunch on 15Th October. The service was very good and the food amazing. We could not fault anything about the meal. We will certainly be returning.

1  Thank Babsgn72
Reviewed 15 October 2017

We found the Ship Tavern from our B&B just up the road. The meal was excellent in every respect with very helpful staff. Atmosphere was so nice and relaxing. Perfect Ln every way for an evening out. At the time of our visit they had...More

1  Thank Dave190822
Reviewed 6 October 2017

This is an excellent little restaurant, tucked away in an old historic pub in Kinghorn. Had lunch with family on a Sunday afternoon – 2 courses for £15, which is excellent value. All the food was very well cooked and tasted fresh. Highly recommend the...More

Thank scottishworker
Reviewed 2 October 2017

While on a summer trip to kinghorn we were recommended to try The Ship Tavern for an evening meal, when we tried to book we were advised thatthey were booked up for months on a Saturday, however, if we wanted to come in for lunch...More

Thank Weekenders27
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

After a pleasant walk from kirkcaldy Popped in on the off chance for lunch 2 courses for £15 good quality food And generous helpings Advisable to book for dinner

Thank George K
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Response from wendyhaw | Reviewed this property |
no it is a restaurant ..
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18 March 2017|
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Response from Vascotheviking | Reviewed this property |
There are some vegetarian options on the menu.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:30 - 20:30
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 20:30
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 20:30
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 20:30
12:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: High Street, Kinghorn KY3 9TJ, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Fife  >  Kinghorn
  • Phone Number: +44 1592 890655
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