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The Ship Inn

££ - £££, British,
Church Street, Axmouth EX12 4AF, England
+44 1297 21838
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pork medallions” (12 reviews)
“steak” (58 reviews)
“whitebait” (21 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Church Street, Axmouth EX12 4AF, England
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1 - 10 of 768 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

Excellent range of meals ,we had lamb shank very good . Fair prices lovely atmosphere. Staff very good would highly recommend.

Thank David S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booked a table at the The Ship Inn Axmouth, and just as well because when we arrive the place was very full, and some less lucky diners had been turned away. Pleasant airy interior and cheerful knowledgeable serving staff stated the evening off well. But...More

1  Thank Ron H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I visited for lunch on a Saturday, lovely setting but that’s about it. It was my third visit and my last, having tried again because of the location. As always the staff were at best indifferent at worst surly and, although I’m not a prude,...More

1  Thank Rosie J
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ideal location for a meal. Very good quality food and huge portions. Service was prompt and efficient.

Thank BernardoUK
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is our favourite pub to visit for a meal in this area, my husband had the 16oz T Bone, with the Diane sauce which we both love and I had the lamb shank, and we shared the whitebait to start as this is huge...More

1  Thank rj0nes89
Reviewed 1 week ago

After popping into The Golden Hind in Musbury only to find they don't open on Mondays for lunch, I asked the landlady to recommend somewhere and she suggested The Ship. We chose to sit outside and there was some twerp mowing grass on an adjoining...More

Thank jacqueline j
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Have found this pub last year and have used it often for the takeaway pizzas-last year (season) the pizzas were very good. This year not so, one of the pizzas was so burnt that half of it had to be thrown away. We had a...More

Thank Warwick0001
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I attended a celebration at The Ship and was not impressed. The venue had clearly not listened to the requirements of our host, there was not space for the band to set up and no space for dancing - the main highlight of the evening...More

Thank dhw3
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Met here for a catch up with friends. The food was excellent good English cooking and plenty of it. Had pork ribs which were massive and very tasty wife had liver and onions which was really tasty with a great onion gravy. Would recommend to...More

Thank Paulbd47
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have visited here before and went again with a friend for lunch last week while visiting the area. We all had minted lamb burgers (from the specials menu) - were delicious but sadly too filling to have room for a pudding. It was busy but...More

Thank Carol S
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Questions & Answers
2 January 2017|
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Response from Stephen B | Reviewed this property |
Dogs in the bar and conservatory eating area and garden when we were there. However, didn't see any in the main 'restaurant' area.
claudine h
10 July 2016|
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Response from cookie250 | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is parking next to The Ship. Again it would be recommended to book in advance and let them know, it gets quite busy. Enjoy!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, View, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Church Street, Axmouth EX12 4AF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Axmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1297 21838
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