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The Ship and Whale


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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2017 Winner


Bar, British, Pub
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Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
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All reviews sunday roast lamb shank yorkshire pudding parsnips burger salad the pub odessa wharf nice local pub generous portions great atmosphere rotherhithe beers gravy bite thames
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had reserved a table here on our last night in London. We had been staying at Odessa Wharf for the week and had just been so busy seeing the sights and exploring that we didn't have a chance to get to this pub. Finally,...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank kalani_and_julia
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Had a fantastic evening here. Simple fare but made very welcome and looked after. The beer was great, food very nice and service could not have been better. Very nice local pub

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Del286
Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

This is one of the local places we use on a regular basis for Sunday dinner with friends & family and they always serve up a very nice Sunday dinner at a reasonable price we been using it for quite a few years and never...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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Reviewed 29 November 2018

We were visiting London and staying at the Hilton Doubletree at Docklands. It was a bit of a walk to The Ship and Whale but we didn't mind, the food was good, pretty standard pub food, Burgers, Ribs, Half Chicken Piri Piri, Steak and a...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Louise P
Reviewed 27 November 2018 via mobile

Went there with my family. It is a nice traditional English pub serving good food, generous portions at reasonable prices. The lamb shank was excellent as were all the other dishes ordered. The staff was helpful and efficient. Recommended

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Joseph P
Reviewed 12 November 2018

A great traditional London Pub with a warm welcoming, friendly staff; good pub food, excellent service and comfortable decor. Currently my favourite London hideaway.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank David K
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Been here twice in the last month and sat in the large patio garden. Comfy chairs, tables not too close and a choice of shade or sun as you prefer. Our group had Sunday roast as well as salads and burgers, all of which was...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank pasimu
Reviewed 28 May 2018

Discovered this place thanks to a friend, very nice atmosphere, friendly staff, very good food and reasonable price, what else can you aks?

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Monday2Friday
Reviewed 25 May 2018 via mobile

Recommended by a friend and we got the boat from Canary Wharf. Decent beers and decent pub food. Good service and nice atmosphere

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank geofff753
Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

This pub is a little gem in our area. Charming place, gorgeous garden in the sun and insane ribs - love them!

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank julians981
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