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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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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Bar, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
High Street, Kinghorn KY3 9TJ, Scotland
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Reviewed 3 days ago

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.

Thank Babsgn72
Reviewed 5 days ago

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

Thank Dave190822
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago 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 g123k
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

A trendy interior belies it's plain, hulking exterior. Wait staff a bit inexperienced but cheerful enough. Food was quite good. This place books up quickly, so reservations are suggested.

Thank HappaLong
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

We had a family lunch here - 10 adults & 2 children. The staff were pleasant and couldn't do enough for us, during our meal. The lunch menu had plenty to choose from & when the food arrived......it certainly didn't disappoint! Worth a visit for...More

Thank Bex1884
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

We have been there to have a special dinner for our anniversary. The place is in the village centre, on the main street. We booked a table, always busy place, I recommend to book a table before going. Nice and warm place, 2 rooms and...More

1  Thank Giuseppe C
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Not expecting much but wow were we surprised. Excellent food and service. Even if you are not staying in Kinghorn this place is worth a visit. Do book, word has got out and you will be competing with both locals and visitors for a table.

Thank Jane29292
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Lovely restaurant, a huge welcome and excellent food,can't praise it enough. Highly recommend you to try this wonderful place.

Thank Susan D
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Joyce J
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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, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
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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