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The Ship

££ - £££, British,
Wing Road | 90 Wing Road, Linslade, Leighton Buzzard LU7 2NN, England
+44 1525 382858
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“beef” (22 reviews)
“pies” (12 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
££ - £££
Wing Road | 90 Wing Road, Linslade, Leighton Buzzard LU7 2NN, England
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: The Ship
1. Menu with over 50 dishes
"Lovely place in Leighton Buzzard, serving a delicious and varied menu."
Linda C
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2. Daily specials
"My main course was from the "specials" menu and was one of the best"
Martin Sherriff
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3. Dishes made from scratch
" The food was all home made and great portions."
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Four of us went for Sunday carvery today 14 October, 2018 The Restaurant is beautiful - traditional with many nice rooms. Unlike the big chains! Our waitress Agnes (From Poland) was great - courteous and helpful. The Restaurant was very clean. The Carvery is enormous...More

1  Thank Fasttrack2015
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Lived in Leighton Buzzard for years but this was our first time visiting this pub. It's so nice inside, clean and welcoming and the garden area is great. The food was great value and so tasty with a superb choice of menu. If you're in...More

1  Thank michellebull035
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great meal good service considering how busy it was..only criticism wine was very expensive.try the mussels and white bait for starters recommend lamb shank for mains

Thank Wiggy7
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice beer garden with outdoor decking. The staff were friendly and there were plenty of seats available despite it being a Friday night. The food was bland and tasteless. We opted for a la carte entrees and the carvery for our mains. The entree comprised...More

Thank vanessatravel888
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We went to The Ship to celebrate my partner retiring.We ordered our drinks a pint of beer and a pot of tea.When the tea came up the teapot had a huge v shaped chip in the spout,I naturally brought this to the attention of the...More

Thank diana k
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

Me and my friend visited the ship in Leighton buzzard on a Sunday evening and got there just before it was really busy and they managed to seat me and my friend without issue. Last time I went here was over 10 years ago for...More

Thank slenpree
Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

Visited for a Sunday Lunch and couldn’t fault . Carvery was excellent with good meat selections and vegetables all hot and good quality . Highly recommended and will return .

Thank Stevos747
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Visited The Ship for a friend's 30th. We were quite a large party but were well catered for. Service was efficient despite it being very busy, and the food was good. Internal decor and outside seating areas very nicely done. Definitely visit again.

Thank drib01
Reviewed 11 August 2018

We went for a birthday lunch celebration, sat outside as weather was really hot, although took quite a while to get a drink served to us, the staff did really well in very hot and uncomfortable conditions. A large number of customers both in side...More

Thank 531lynn
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

Me and my partner have been using this place alot since we moved to the area 5yrs ago. We love the choices on the menu and the drink range and the pleasant seating either outside or in. Recently though we have come away slightly disappointed,...More

Thank chris r
chloe m, General Manager at The Ship, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2018

Hello, thank you for your feedback, my apologies for your recent visits with us, our aim is to always ensure our customers leave happy and its disspointing to hear this has not been the case Please would you mind to email us at theship@kingarthurinns.co.uk to...More

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Questions & Answers
Natalie S
6 August 2017|
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Response from MartinSherriff | Reviewed this property |
Sorry. Never had the carvery
11 November 2016|
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Response from Sylvia C | Reviewed this property |
Not sure, but we went about 7.00 p.m. and they were serving well after that. I suggest you check their web site.
Joan L
9 July 2015|
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Response from MartinSherriff | Reviewed this property |
Yes. It's a large fish btw.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Validated Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wing Road | 90 Wing Road, Linslade, Leighton Buzzard LU7 2NN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Bedfordshire  >  Leighton Buzzard  >  Linslade
  • Phone Number: +44 1525 382858
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