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The Ship Inn

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Low Road | Aldborough, Boroughbridge YO51 9ER, England
+44 1423 322749
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“beef” (28 reviews)
“scampi” (8 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Low Road | Aldborough, Boroughbridge YO51 9ER, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We needed a local pub where we could park up the camper van and take in 2 dogs. Pleased we had booked as the bar area was busy. We had a nice table by the window so the dogs could be out of the way....More

Thank philosIsleofMan
Reviewed 1 week ago

I know the world may end tomorrow if you eat too many but I love a meat pie! Quality butchers make their own and such can be found in North Yorkshire places like Skipton and Northallerton. Seeing a lunch date was due with our friends...More

Thank Stephen C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Ship is renowned for its food, alongside its friendly welcome, great service and superb range of drinks. The specials each week are always excellent. This weeks was no exception. The pigeon, the steak and the torte to finish are the3 best courses I can...More

Thank Martin B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely Sunday lunch. Roast beef with fabulous Yorkshire puds and gravy. This was our second visit since we discovered you a month ago. We live in Leeds but love to come here for a walk and lunch.

2  Thank Trisha S
brey, Manager at The Ship Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Fantastic glad you enjoy it and hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a great dinner at this quaint, friendly pub. The food and service were excellent and we really enjoyed listening to and chatting with the locals. A wonderful ambience and a very enjoyable evening in this lovely village setting.

1  Thank 2013AJB
brey, Manager at The Ship Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much, yes we have some very friendly locals here.

Reviewed 12 April 2018

Fantastic, cosy pub with a decent menu, well cooked and presented, friendly staff. Will definitely return soon!

Thank jburnham094
brey, Manager at The Ship Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2018

Thank you, we look forward to having you again.

Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Taken by friends who live locally and it was a bit of a hike for a hungry person but worth the deprivation. Food very good, service excellent, some lively ladies working hard to keep things moving along. In a less friendly environment the customer pretending...More

1  Thank Lord W of Hillside
brey, Manager at The Ship Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2018

We're glad to hear you enjoyed the food and service. We welcome everybody and have a vast range of characters that frequent the pub! Thank you.

Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

The Ship in Aldborough really is a treasure tucked away in North Yorkshire Fine food (and I mean very fine, beautifully cooked food - hearty and wholesome - that would command top plate prices in a big city), great staff all friendly and efficient and...More

2  Thank Martin B
brey, Manager at The Ship Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2018

Thank you ever so much, we really appreciate your feedback and your always a pleasure to serve! 🙂

Reviewed 30 March 2018

Best meal I've had in along time. Interesting and varied menu. Great service. Very reasonable prices. Wll be going again soon.

1  Thank Peter H
brey, Manager at The Ship Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2018

So glad to hear you enjoyed your visit and we will see you again soon!

Reviewed 27 February 2018

Back for another lovely Sunday lunch at The Ship - a traditional roast this time, with all the trimmings including fab Yorkshire puds and Brian's centre-of-the-universe gravy - I never used to be bothered about gravy, either way, but am now in danger of becoming...More

1  Thank ClydePaddler
brey, Manager at The Ship Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 28 February 2018

Great to hear your enjoyed our real gravy so much! We hope to see you again soon.

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1 April 2016|
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Response from | Reviewed this property |
Hi , if you would like the correct serving times please let me know .. may be a differ in time between beer and food .. we are happy to accommodate where we can 😊.. if you do happen to frequent then we shal do our best to... More
18 December 2015|
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Response from Linda J | Reviewed this property |
Don't know about the beer - but the wine is very Good!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:30
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 14:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Low Road | Aldborough, Boroughbridge YO51 9ER, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Boroughbridge
  • Phone Number: +44 1423 322749
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