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The Ship Inn

) #22 of 32 Restaurants in Keynsham ££ - £££ , British,
93 Temple Street | Bristol, Keynsham BS31 1ER, England
+44 117 986 9841
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Overview
  • Excellent35%
  • Very good26%
  • Average19%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible15%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (6 reviews)
“fish chips” (2 reviews)
“pie” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
93 Temple Street | Bristol, Keynsham BS31 1ER, England
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1 - 10 of 57 reviews

Reviewed 28 May 2017

Not sure which muppet thought it was a good idea to open the double doors that open directly on the smokers area. Just made the whole lounge area stank of smoke. I know it is hot but your customers are made up of non smokers...More

Thank PoliteEngineer
Kaiko M, Public Relations Manager at The Ship Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are sorry that you were uncomfortable with the doors being open, may we suggest raising such concerns with the bar staff at the time so immediate action can be taken to rectify your issue. Telling us through an online review at a later date...More

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Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Act now, before ship hits the rocks! I've been a local for over 10 years, but really worried we are about to loose another REAL pub. Over the last few weeks I've watched the availability of real ale disappear and unnecessary changes don't give any...More

3  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Kaiko M, Public Relations Manager at The Ship Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 9 January 2017

Thank you for your review, your concern has been noted although unnecessary. The possibility of 'losing' a pub that has actually just had it's busiest December of trade since opening is not a concern for anyone to have. Trade has noticeably picked up of late...More

Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

Checked out the beer pumps to see what's on. When ordering was to told none of the pumps were in operation. Asked why the labels were not turned to show NO ale available the response was they were too busy! I said it only takes...More

3  Thank Andrew I
Kaiko M, Public Relations Manager at The Ship Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 20 December 2016

It's a shame that on taking the time and effort to write a review that you couldn't have took a few more moments to ensure your account was somewhat more accurate. There were actually 6 ales available when you visited, (which is still at least...More

Reviewed 8 December 2016

This is the best, traditional, ale pub in Keynsham. But if you compare it to it's equivalent in Weymouth 'The Boot' it's pretty poor, which is a real shame. It desperately needs an overall in the décor and the Boot do fantastic bar food, scotch...More

2  Thank sunsetparadise
Kaiko M, Public Relations Manager at The Ship Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 16 December 2016

Hi, thank you for visiting The Ship (and The Boot!) and for taking the time to write us a review. The Ship do serve all those things you mentioned, the scotch eggs and handmade pork pies in addition to their lunch menu (new full restaurant...More

Reviewed 15 November 2016

called in to have a pint and watch some of the autumn rugby matches on the box. My girlfriend an I then spent the whole evening there. Very friendly locals who chatted to us all night. As it happened the landlord was leaving so there...More

Thank Michael J
Kaiko M, Public Relations Manager at The Ship Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 18 November 2016

Thank you for your review and for visiting us at The Ship. We're glad you enjoyed it and it was definitely good timing on your part getting to catch our brilliant fireworks display! It just so happened to tie in with the Manager's leaving do...More

Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

They keep a good beer and the food although limited is cooked very well. It's a bit quirky with a low bar but that doesn't detract from the atmosphere. Very limited parking so beware. Otherwise I like this place.More

Thank Biggles105
Kaiko M, Public Relations Manager at The Ship Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 18 November 2016

Thank you for your review and for visiting The Porterhouse. We are unfortunately running a very limited food menu at the moment but a new, full menu launch is imminent! We'll be sure to announce it on Facebook so keep an eye out and by...More

Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Ahoy their Shipmates. The Ship is a vessel of the local variety. The crew are friendly and welcome you aboard. As well as your daily rum ration you can expect a decent selection of real ales and local cider. Food is no frills pub grub....More

Thank Timothy N
Kaiko M, Public Relations Manager at The Ship Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 18 November 2016

Hi Timothy, thank you very much for taking the time to write a review and of course for visiting The Ship! We're glad you enjoyed your visit, maybe a secret sketch of you was made that night too! A great souvenir! We are about to...More

Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

A lovely traditional pub with step back in time curios My visit was with my elderly Mother plus dog and we were all made very welcome. We ate in the garden overlooking parkland, our choices of pie and chips, one chicken and one steak, were...More

Thank Jessietheborder
Kaiko M, Public Relations Manager at The Ship Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 18 November 2016

Thank you for visiting The Ship and for taking the time to review us, it's much appreciated! We're glad you enjoyed your visit and are happy to hear you will be back. Many thanks

Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

3 of us popped in for a couple of pints as we where staying in a nearby hotel, that couple turned into 7 as the friendly staff and customers made us feel welcome and put the rugby league on for us!More

Thank bigneilo
Kaiko M, Public Relations Manager at The Ship Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 18 November 2016

Thank you for taking the time to write us a review and for visiting us here at The Ship. We are quite big rugby fans here at The Ship but being southerners we probably gravitate more towards Union so thank you for the prompt, always...More

Reviewed 21 July 2016

Arrived around 20.30 ordered a few drinks and then took a seat asked for a menu and the 3 of us where about to place an order when this old guy sat next to us and started to smoke one of these e-cigs the smell...More

Thank buchananholidays
Kaiko M, Public Relations Manager at The Ship Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 20 December 2016

Thank you for your review and I'm sorry that you didn't enjoy your visit to The Ship. We will be launching a new food menu in the new year and we will be asking all customers who wish to vape during food service times to...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$16
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Parking Available, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
00:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 00:00
Friday
11:00 - 01:00
Saturday
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 93 Temple Street | Bristol, Keynsham BS31 1ER, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Keynsham
  • Phone Number: +44 117 986 9841
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Description
This is a small pub with an excellent lunch, dinner and Sunday lunch menu.
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