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Ye Olde Ship Inn

) #102 of 222 Restaurants in Guildford ££ - £££ , British,
Portsmouth Road, Guildford GU2 4EB, England
+44 1483 575731
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good40%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (47 reviews)
“salads” (2 reviews)
Open Now
17:00 - 23:00All hours
Bar, British, Pub, Pizza, European
££ - £££
Portsmouth Road, Guildford GU2 4EB, England
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11 - 20 of 76 reviews

Reviewed 9 January 2017

Really sorry to say this, as stuff was super friendly and the place was lovely, but to say that this place has nice pizzas is simply a lie; unless (of course) you like anything that resembles an ultra dried up pitta bread with no cheese...More

Thank Rocioguildford
Reviewed 1 January 2017

Many nights spent in cosy comfort enjoying pizza and wine by the fire... Great service, friendly staff, lovely food.

Thank Capeybara3
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

I have been going to this pub for years and yes the atmosphere is nice, yes the wood fires make it welcoming during the winter but welcoming it is not. The landlord and landlady, regardless of if they recognise you, behave coldly. Their service is...More

7  Thank Josieney
Reviewed 28 November 2016

It was a cold Monday evening in November and we wanted somewhere to be warm and enjoy a drink, some food and a chat in a pleasant environment. We made the right choice and went to the Olde Ship Inn. Parking was easy at 6:30...More

1  Thank LadyMolestrangler
Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

Checked in with pub and ordered lunch then set off on 5 mile round walk with brilliant countryside. On return given warm welcome by the staff. A pity the fires were not lit on a cold November day. An attempt had been made but some...More

1  Thank Brian C
Reviewed 7 November 2016

was recommended by friends to go as brilliant food so we thought we would try. the pub inside is a traditional pub with a lot of character and an old fashioned fire place. Staff took time to greet us and took a while to take...More

Thank kellyd802015
Reviewed 29 August 2016

This is a lovely pub convenient for us - within staggering distance of home and great to bring a dog. Cosy in winter but not ideal for summer as close to road and no real beer garden (although reasonably nice area for smokers). Pizzas usually...More

1  Thank Charlie_Anna_Jen
Reviewed 22 July 2016

There is really nothing like the 'Ye Old Ship Inn'! The atmosphere is very cosy and homely and the architecture consists of low ceilings with solid wood beams and comfortable chairs and half-stalls to sit in. The 2 times i have been there have each...More

Thank Johannes H
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

We visit Guildford few times a year and this small pub has become one of our favourites restaurants in town. The food is always very good quality and the atmosphere is easy and pleasant. Excellent place to have supper with friends. Small and cosy place...More

Thank kirsihaa
Reviewed 13 July 2016

I poppped into Ye Olde Ship this afternoon on a wet dog walk from Newlands Corner. The pub staff were very welcoming and the Abbots Ale was so nice that we had three pints each. My mate Steve had the cod and chips with mushy...More

Thank Mike B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub, Pizza, European
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Portsmouth Road, Guildford GU2 4EB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Surrey  >  Guildford
  • Phone Number: +44 1483 575731
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