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The Ship

££ - £££, British,
The Parade | Wirral, Parkgate CH64 6SA, England
+44 151 336 3931
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good42%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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“burger” (12 reviews)
“mussels” (13 reviews)
“pastry” (4 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
The Parade | Wirral, Parkgate CH64 6SA, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Service was very slow, it took over 1 hour for food to arrive and when it it it was terrible. I had chicken Sunday dinner and I got a slice of chicken that I could eat in one bite ! Two other lamb Sunday meals...More

Thank Mr P
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Fabulous afternoon at The Ship Parkgate. Mike and his team providing fabulous welcome and Service... Ashleigh was great on choosing food too. Food and wine gorgeous plus my favourite Trappers hat . Perfect any day or night of the week. Booked for Christmas dinner Menu...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This owner-operated Inn of 25 rooms provided us with a very good experience during our week long stay. Being an old Inn with origins dating back to 1758 , it has steep narrow stairs and no elevator, however the staff offered to help us with...More

Thank 00slevin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I do like sitting outside this place on a hot summer day The price of some of the beers is astronomical which is a shame Food is fairly bland and overpriced

Thank Pazza1970
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great place for a meal. The food was excellent and the service was spot on. I can't fault the place at all. The seafood chowder was so yummy and the black pudding and calamari starter was fab. Very good burger as well. The atmosphere was...More

Thank uk_sassypants
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Parkgate itself is lovely all year round, in snow, in summer in autumn.. The Ship itself is warm and welcoming, adorned in a way that reflects its strong maritime roots as well as reminding me of Christmas a bit with wood finishings, roaring fires and...More

Thank teresaj618
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

Had a great evening with friends here, fantastic food, great service. Good wines and selection of beers. Can't wait to return

Thank roxydog6871
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Nice country pub with a view over the Salt Flats. They have an outside terrace, but it was a little chilly when we visited. Prompt service, and a good selection of drinks including craft beers. Good place to stop for a drink

Thank JamesKent
Reviewed 27 September 2017

We met some friends in Neston and they organised an evening meal here for us. On first impressions it was very noisy with several tables of loud groups, this did subside though as the evening progressed. Food wise, a little disappointing that he choices but...More

Thank Tony P
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

First visit to the Ship for many years and the fittings and fixtures very upmarket lovely seating areas outside. However the food was OK but although the staff were very pleasant they were not attentive brought menus but didn't follow up and had to order...More

1  Thank Ian W
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Questions & Answers
Jennifer C
31 July 2017|
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Response from disneyaddict27 | Reviewed this property |
My mother in law is wheat intolerant and we had let them know so I guess they are able to help.
29 April 2017|
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Response from Graham R | Reviewed this property |
Yes, good wheelchair access. 2/3 disabled spaces at the rear of the pub. Excellent all round service
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, 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, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Parade | Wirral, Parkgate CH64 6SA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Parkgate
  • Phone Number: +44 151 336 3931
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