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The Ship Inn

) #3 of 4 Restaurants in Kingswear $$ - $$$ , British,
Higher Street, Kingswear, Dartmouth TQ6 0AG, England
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
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Bar, British, Pub
$$ - $$$
Higher Street, Kingswear, Dartmouth TQ6 0AG, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I fell in , collapsing through the door here after a long walk from Brixham to Kingswear along the coast. I was dehydrated (having quaffed my miserly 1/2 litre of water en route) and a large glass of iced coke with ale chaser and congratulations...More

Thank fimac121
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Arrived on the 30th July in the pouring rain to be welcomed by Simon who promptly provided us with a table by the bar even though the main eating area was booked. This is a locals pub and lots of people knew one another. They...More

Thank Wendy A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited yesterday for dinner and sat inside because of the rain. It is a pub all the way with a central bar with locals drinking their beer. The restaurant was suggested by a local (frsh fisH) and we were not disappointed. The waiter is...More

Thank Just E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great pub on the hill with a nice terrace overlooking the water. Good pint of local cider, and friendly staff.

Thank parkhousee
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife & I were unable to cross the River Dart due to the queue , so we took our lunch here ...My (Exmoor ?) beer was tasty , and the Brixham fish I ate delicious ... My wife had the pork dish which seemed...More

Thank ian-engineer
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Sat outside when we got there to have a pint in the sun looking over the estuary, towards Dartmouth. Fabulous fresh seafood menu & some great specials. All the staff were friendly. Would definitely recommend

Thank Rachel A
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Good honest boozer with very friendly bar staff, good food, great range of ales and fantastic views of Dartmouth harbour. Can't recommend the area strongly enough for its welcome and beauty.

Thank Andy M
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

The Ship has everything that makes it a brilliant pub. First up they're passionate about their beer. I watched a barman take a newly-pulled pint off someone because looking at it he knew it wasn't right.He went off,changed the barrel,poured a fresh pint and refunded...More

Thank Wahaay
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

Ate here on Saturday evening with 4 friends. Landlord, his family and staff just great. Food was really well cooked. Real ale was good too! Would thoroughly recommend.

Thank Andy G
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Good old school pub with friendly landlord. Big selection of bitters and the usual lagers. Clean & really good deck with a view on a nice day.

Thank Sam L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Television
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Higher Street, Kingswear, Dartmouth TQ6 0AG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Dartmouth  >  Kingswear
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