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#403 of 2,411 Bar in London
#2,376 of 17,104 Restaurants in London


Bar, British, Pub
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Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
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All reviews lamb shank sausage and mash fish and chips the pub sunday lunch great food and service last night
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Staff was unable to understand our order. One of the staff was very rude. Chips were dry. Food over priced. Good quality wine.

Date of visit: June 2021
Reviewed 1 week ago

Have visited many times as a local resident and the food is consistently good, at fair prices and the team are very friendly. I'd be there even more often if the menu changed more often, but I cannot recall the last time it changes and...More

Date of visit: June 2021
Reviewed 1 November 2020

This has been my local for 13 years. Great food and service maintained during these difficult times, Basia and staff always friendly and welcoming. Sadly about to close ifor the new lockdown, but we plan to make full use of their excellent take away service...More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 4 August 2020

Second time eating at Ship and Whale, but first visit during COVID19. Hand sanitiser upon entry and table was wiped clean for us. Despite it being a busy Friday evening, the service we received was quick and very friendly. We got a fish and chips...More

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 24 March 2020 via mobile

We had an amazing sausage and mash takeaway last night. Strongly recommend as the service was professionally done with care and attention to safety

Date of visit: March 2020
Reviewed 3 February 2020 via mobile

Literally the best Sunday lunch in London. Lamb shank and pork belly to die for! Staff are amazingly helpful and friendly. So relaxed and great spot for a riverside stroll to walk it off!!

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed 15 November 2019

Lovely pub but can't drink the wine, which is also expensive. Some bargain food dishes & nice beer. Better in the warm weather because they have a garden.

Date of visit: November 2019
Reviewed 7 November 2019 via mobile

Sitting in a typical english pub to enjoy freshly made food for reasonable prices, friendly staff and unexpected service makes great joy

Date of visit: November 2019
Reviewed 5 November 2019

Such a fab pub but not as good as before. Food & wine gone down hill since the summer ... . Service & atmosphere is still good but staff need to listen, things are not so good now !!! Such a pity.

Date of visit: October 2019
Reviewed 27 October 2019

My son and his wife who are permanent customers brought us there twice for dinner ( I was for a bussiness trip in London.Very good food, excellent atmosphere, comfort sofas and very friendly personnel.

Date of visit: October 2019
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The Ship and Whale is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 4