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The Ship Inn


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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Bar, British, Pub
Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is our 10th visit to Cornwall and we really love the place. We spent around £80 in drinks throughout the night. Great band on and a full pub. However, towards the end of the night I realised that “locals” get a 10% discount off...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Mjp021214
Reviewed 26 November 2018 via mobile

We had a really relaxed time at the ship. The staff were really helpful and friendly. Cosy fire roaring away and a decent juke box. Friendly Atmosphere.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank RarelyPost44
Reviewed 1 November 2018 via mobile

Pub ok. Not had food but the Chardonnay tastes like vinegar. Avoid!!! Staff ok. Wouldn’t recommend. Will not return.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank jenY81EC
Reviewed 27 October 2018

Called Sat lunchtime around 1:30. Looked like we had just missed the lunchtime rush. Haven't visited The Ship since last Sept but having had several good visits 2017 we had planned to arrive in Polperro in time to eat lunch here. Bar staff were friendly...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Ifachef
Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

We went in here today with the family and all staff were very helpful and gave me all the information about the food due to allergies! Food we had was cooked great and came all together and was all hot! I would highly recommend the...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank BettyB07
Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

Stepping into this lovely quaint pub which sits just above the harbour is a real treat. We got a very warm welcome right from the first moment. We took a table for two but there are bigger tables for families and groups. The menu is...More

Date of visit: September 2018
2  Thank PaulaBridget100
Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

Visited on a sunny mid afternoon for a drink. Drink prices well over the top and a lukewarm warm welcome from the barmaid who clearly did not want to be there. A so called proper pub that punches above its weight.

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank awayfolk
Reviewed 2 September 2018

Ordered burger and chips for my grandson , the burger was burnt The rest of the food wasn't any better ordered fish chips and peas , peas practically cold Daughter had lasagne which was crisp on top . And the best part about it was...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Marion J
Reviewed 2 September 2018

Traditional pub; nice enough décor; welcoming bar staff. The beers we had were okay and good. The wine was distinctly naff. God knows what the cheaper wines tasted like.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank david n
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Had lunch in here...fish and chips was massive (could have fed 2 people) freshly battered and very tasty. All food was freshly cooked and well presented. Pub is quaint. .steps in and also inside but handholds/rails are sturdy.

Date of visit: August 2018
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2 September 2018|
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Response from Rachael S | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is
14 April 2018|
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Response from Susan M | Reviewed this property |
0 Votes Yes a few different types. I recommend 'Scratch' a mix of fizzy and cloudy cider - but take it steady!
27 July 2016|
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Response from Jonathan B | Reviewed this property |
Thank you i am glad you enjoyed Polperro it is a lovely place.
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