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Ship and Lobster

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Nice and friendly staff

Nice beers and good food also watched Benny the whale as he made an appearance. Local lightermen... read more

Reviewed 1 November 2018
Patrick M
Gravesend, United Kingdom
via mobile
Quiet Drink and whale watching

Nice ales on tap and good bar snacks Available. Friendly service and the bar staff where very... read more

Reviewed 26 October 2018
Gravesend Kent
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  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
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“tapas night”(2 reviews)
“sea wall”(2 reviews)
“great pub”(2 reviews)
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Mark Lane, Gravesend DA12 2QB, England
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Reviewed 1 November 2018 via mobile

Nice beers and good food also watched Benny the whale as he made an appearance. Local lightermen and watermen visit here

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Patrick M
Reviewed 26 October 2018 via mobile

Nice ales on tap and good bar snacks Available. Friendly service and the bar staff where very knowledgable of the area. We brought our children who really enjoyed looking over the sea wall at the boats with the hope of seeing the whale. Will return...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Donzerella
Reviewed 25 October 2018 via mobile

Lovely historic pub located next to the Thames, always serving great food, astonishing portions for such great prices. Child AND animal friendly; bonus! This pub offers a selection of food on their menu, and also their kids menu’s. There are a selection of different bottled...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank lynnlines42
Reviewed 25 October 2018 via mobile

Well what can I say we went to Tapas night with a group of friends and the food was absolutely outstanding we can’t wait for the next one, great value for money. Whilst we were there we were told about their afternoon tea on Saturday...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank racheljane35
Reviewed 24 October 2018

Went last Sunday, lovely roast dinner but the place could benefit from a good clean and tidy up, table sticky, general mess on shelves and cupboards.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jeanmarie J
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

This pub is unfortunately not a hidden gem, and more like a hidden mess. It is located just at the edge of the river, near the Thames and Medway canal; you wouldn't think to go through an industrial estate and a dodgy alley filled with...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank conandali6918
Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

We honestly thought it was closed because of the outside appearance having walked along the Saxon Shore Way from Gravesend. Pleased to find it wasn’t and that the local beers Shrimpers and Northfleet were well kept. If its a grey day you find yourself looking...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank LargelyMonk
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Pub with views of the Thames down at Denton, Gravesend. Food available during the day Monday to Friday. Best ring just to make sure before you travel. Now food also available on a Wednesday evening. Lots of things going on at the weekend's. And other...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank carjams
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Called in with 3 mates mid afternoon. From the outside it looks rough and run down, However this isn't unusual for exposed pubs by rivers or the sea, So please don't let this put you off. Inside a traditional pub with a bunch of locals...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank ianyKent
Reviewed 13 May 2017

A group of us went to the Tapas night, the food was very tasty and good value for money. The jug of sangria was excellent. I will definitely be going back.

Date of experience: May 2017
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