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The Ship Inn

18 The Street, South Walsham NR13 6DQ, England
+44 1603 270049
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
££ - £££
18 The Street, South Walsham NR13 6DQ, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

very average meal staff keen to please but the quality of the mains (roasts ) let them down quite badly

Thank Debbie G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Second visit in so many weeks with family and friends. Food and service excellent again. Lovely choice and portions massive. Also very flexible if you want to change something. Nice to see kids menu being more than just the standard fare. Daughter loved the chicken...More

Thank Mark O
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our first experience at The Ship Inn was superb. The atmosphere was buzzing as lots of people which was a good sign. The staff very friendly down to earth especially the Manager Amy.Food top quality despite one of their chefs had to go home sick...More

Thank Louisa G
Reviewed 1 week ago

When the Colchesters previously owned the Ship, it was our favourite eatery. We were sad when it changed hands but it's back with them now and better than ever! Had the most exquisite birthday meal there Nov 18 . The food was outstanding and the...More

Thank BigCheese177
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had a birthday meal here as one of my ex students is one of the chefs there and the food always looks good. I started with harissa pencil lamb with Israeli cous cous which was divine and would be great as a main as...More

Thank david u
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Called half an hour before we sat down and they made room for us as a family of four with young children. Great menu choices and great music! Staff were superb

Thank martyw122015
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped on our Broads boat trip for a family lunch for 9. Lovely walk from the moorings to the pub. Very warm welcome. Extensive menu (including kids menu). Had the seafood assiette, which was delicious. Would definitely return and would highly recommend this pub. As...More

Thank JamesG186402
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful Sunday Lunch with plenty of other choices if you’re not up for a traditional roast. A table of six people and everyone was delighted. Lovely vibrant vegetables accompanied the roasts too. Very attentive and friendly service too. ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️

Thank Neilpimpernel57
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely little pub for afternoon tea. Tried out their new cheesecake which was personally delivered by the chef and was very lovely ! Never had such a well displayed and beautiful looking dessert. Was blueberry & white chocolate with a hint of mint (I think)....More

Thank Airyn11
Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

Not my first visit to the ship. I try to get there each time I holiday on the broads. Popped in with my wife and they have a new manager - Amy. She was extremely friendly and welcoming. The food was excellent. I had the...More

Thank Mike_t99
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Noel G
9 March 2018|
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Response from lindasargent | Reviewed this property |
The review was of The ship at south Walsham
Karen H
18 January 2018|
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Response from Martin T | Reviewed this property |
Yes, dogs are welcomed here and get doggie treats!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$32
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
09:30 - 23:00
09:30 - 23:00
09:30 - 23:00
09:30 - 23:00
09:30 - 23:00
09:30 - 23:00
09:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 The Street, South Walsham NR13 6DQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Norfolk  >  South Walsham
  • Phone Number: +44 1603 270049
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Situated in the village of South Walsham in the Norfolk Broads (Fleet Dyke is our nearest mooring), we are a friendly local pub offering fine ales and delicious home cooked food.. We look forward to welcoming you, your family and friends, locals and visitors alike! Dogs are welcome in the main bar.
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