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The Ship Inn

££ - £££, British,
Barlow Hill, Wincle SK11 0QE, England
+44 1260 227217
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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Bar, British, Pub, International, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Barlow Hill, Wincle SK11 0QE, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We spent a couple of evenings here during our holiday at a nearby cottage in June 2018 and it is a very nice family friendly pub. The drinks were good, stocking the local brewery's beer meant I could enjoy a couple of pints on offer...More

Thank PhilT07
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have called in to this pub on many occasions when walking in the area, on Sunday decided to call in for an early tea, the menu is quite restrictive but we picked the ribs only to be told they had sold out ! We...More

Thank judda23
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came here during the beer festival with family. I have to say it was a cute place that serves really good food. Shame you ran out of the chicken kebab but never mind. I'm sure we'll be back soon to give them ago. Thank you...More

Thank Joseph U
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

stayed in wincle for a weeks holiday our hosts recommended the ship inn .went every night for drinks & meals,found this establishment to have very friendly atmosphere & excellent service from staff members.

Thank david m
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We live locally and previously under the present owners we have had good meals here but in the last two visits it has been mediocre. This was a Tuesday and half the things on the menu were not available due to a busy weekend with...More

Thank peterE3449TO
Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

Went to Wincle Fete a week ago and met son and grandson for lunch first. Food quality and presentation 10/10. Pan fried chicken breast (absolutely sensational) on a bed of mushroom risotto. I can't believe how good it was. Grandson (4) had "small" fish &...More

Thank michaeljohnkelleys
Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

Took a walk in the surrounding area with our 4 black labs and needed a bite to eat. Stumbled on this establishment and they were excellent with the dogs and the rest of the rabble. The fish and chips were very popular with our lot...More

Thank JaneyBiggins-Brough
Reviewed 11 June 2018

Visited twice while we were staying a short walk away. Beer and drinks good. Food on the first night was on a special menu and was fantastic. On our second visit food was on the standard menu and was also good.

Thank jackieport56
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

Had an amazing birthday meal for 15 people. Thank you for wonderful food and service. Totally recommend.

Thank Helenlr9
Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

We visited tonight, a Monday night without a booking. Table of 3 with a table straight away. Would recommend ordering from the specials rather than full menu. Didn't disappoint! Everything tasted yum, reasonably priced and lovely lovely staff!

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Michael C
28 May 2017|
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Response from william w | Reviewed this property |
I mean good..
3 April 2017|
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Response from Matt P | Reviewed this property |
I would say you would be best to contact the Ship direct...
elise p
15 January 2017|
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Response from Ship I | Property representative |
Yes, doggy dinners are available during food service time, out of food service times there are complimentary dog treats around the pub!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$39
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 18:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Barlow Hill, Wincle SK11 0QE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Wincle
  • Phone Number: +44 1260 227217
  • E-mail
Village pub in the peak district, close to Leek, macclesfield and buxton. Everyone welcome, all the family, including children and dogs. We are open all day, everyday.
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