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#5 of 57 Bar in Dundee
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Bar, Seafood, British, Pub, Scottish
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited the ship inn for the day and had lunch, i have to say the food was absolutely gorgeous , massive portions and well worth every penny. I was there with my husband and i had coronation chicken sandwich, hubby had ham and cheese toastie...More

Date of visit: August 2021
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Family meal here with a clear concise and tasty looking menu. Service was polite and prompt food flowed easily and quickly was tasty hot and tasted like home made . If you in Broughty Ferry get down there it’s fabulous

Date of visit: July 2021
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food was fabulous,staff were attentive and super polite. First meal I’ve had ,in a long time.with the covid restrictions. Absolutely recommend the ship. Will return very soon💞👏👏👏👏👏👏👍🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿

Date of visit: September 2021
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food here is really nice home cooking with lots of good seafood. The Cullen Skink was excellent as was the battered fish. The menu is wide ranging and I have enjoyed this place every time I have come here. We live in Nottingham and...More

Date of visit: August 2021
Reviewed 7 August 2021

We started off our first night of our holiday by arriving to our top rating restaurant excited for a lovely meal and left completely deflated and disappointed. Firstly the staff were quite rude to us downstairs arriving 5 mins to our booking telling us we...More

Date of visit: August 2021
Reviewed 29 July 2021

The upstairs restaurant offers a great view of The River Tay, friendly staff deliver very good food with choice of portion sizes on some items, good choice of main courses.

Date of visit: July 2021
Reviewed 20 July 2021 via mobile

Love The Ship Inn and the surroundings will soon be even posher with the new wall and path that is being constructed on the front. My meal choice is always the same here ... Fish Pie, absolutely delicious. Had space (just about!) for Chocolate Orange...More

Date of visit: July 2021
Reviewed 19 July 2021

booked for 4 people. Starters were all lovely but big portions We all had fish dishes but the haddock was very greasy , scampi and squid were well cooked hot and tasty again the portions are quite big Staff were warm and friendly and service...More

Date of visit: July 2021
Reviewed 15 July 2021

A brilliant location on the promenade area of Broughty Ferry, we booked this based on recommendations off trip advisor and were so glad we did. It was a last minute booking for 6 adults and 3 kids for a Saturday afternoon which we weren't sure...More

Date of visit: July 2021
Reviewed 12 July 2021 via mobile

We enjoyed a lovely meal and drinks at the ship. Excellent service and generous portions of good quality pub style food.

Date of visit: June 2021
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1 December 2020|
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Response from Mals27 | Reviewed this property |
318 found my review helpful from July 2020... Not much to go on really.. hope you guys are keeping your head above... Strange times for lot’s of people, you know what you do best keep em smiling..😎
6 November 2018|
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Response from 950anguse | Reviewed this property |
I think you would be best to phone them re christmas hours. Abe
5 August 2018|
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Response from hollyhill69 | Property representative |
Hi Jim, kids are allowed in restaurant until 8 pm, and yes we have a kids menu, regards steve
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The Ship Inn & Waterfront Restaurant is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4.5
  • Atmosphere: 4