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The Ship Inn

Barlow Hill, Wincle SK11 0QE, England
+44 1260 227217
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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Bar, British, Pub, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Barlow Hill, Wincle SK11 0QE, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Five of us went on a not too busy Saturday night, it was the day of the royal wedding and the FA cup final and the lady behind the bar said she was surprised it was this busy. Unfortunately it looked as though they had...More

Thank martandvic
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely welcoming atmosphere. Dogs welcome, free dog treats, water and their own dog meal menu at a very reasonable price. I had a cheese onion pie, mushy peas and chips. It was all homemade and delicious, really is the best cheese onion pie I've ever...More

Thank Colgate50
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this lovely dog friendly pub for a lunchtime meal today. The food which was was excellent was served by the very friendly staff. They even have treats and drinks for the dogs in the pub. This was very much appreciated as we were...More

Thank eldrlin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came here after a beautiful walk along the river Dane - the welcome was warm and the food/beer very good...

1  Thank John L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful olde worlde inn on the edge of Wincle. Good food and changing menus, dog friendly and lovely views, highly recommend.

Thank blink99
Reviewed 18 April 2018

Local friends booked this place for a reunion lunch for the four of us. Lovely quiet spot down narrow lanes in the Peak District, great welcome, lovely proper fire after being snowed in at nearby Buxton the day before. Nina and I enjoyed our meal,...More

Thank jj-the-jetsetter
Reviewed 2 April 2018

Had a lovely visit over Easter for drinks and food, cosy fire, enjoyed the atmosphere and tasty dishes. Canine friends are also equally spoiled here!

Thank Daisy186356
Reviewed 10 March 2018

We were on our way from Macclesfield to our home in Wetton when saw the signs to The Ship and decided to give it a try, so glad we did, lovely atmosphere very friendly staff especialy Hannah who served us, great meal and top quality...More

1  Thank Peakparker
Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

Very nice food!!! Shame they don’t stock any Wincle beer, which they should as its 200 yards away. I had the £10 burger which was very nice. Nice atmosphere with an open fire, perfect stop if your out walking around Wincle.

Thank Matt W
Reviewed 6 March 2018

Went with a friend for Sunday lunch as a birthday treat, we braved the snowy roads to get to this lovely little country pub. Lots of little warm cosy nooks and crannies with log fires burning. We both had starters, Cheshire soup and a home...More

1  Thank boogieshoes08
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Michael C
28 May 2017|
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Response from william w | Reviewed this property |
I mean good..
3 April 2017|
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Response from Matt P | Reviewed this property |
I would say you would be best to contact the Ship direct...
elise p
16 January 2017|
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Response from Ship I | Property representative |
Yes, doggy dinners are available during food service time, out of food service times there are complimentary dog treats around the pub!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View, Kids, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Barlow Hill, Wincle SK11 0QE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Wincle
  • Phone Number: +44 1260 227217
  • E-mail
Village pub in the peak district, close to Leek, macclesfield and buxton. Everyone welcome, all the family, including children and dogs. We are open all day, everyday.
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