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The Ship Inn

) #9 of 17 Restaurants in Polperro $$ - $$$ , British,
Fore Street | Fore Street, Polperro PL13 2QR, England
+44 1503 272453
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Fore Street | Fore Street, Polperro PL13 2QR, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent lunch! The chicken pate with brandy was heavenly - light, creamy, and fabulous flavours. Presentation was gorgeous with the fresh peashoots. The seafood mornay was scrumptious. Both choices were very generous in serving size. The chips were with skin on and definitely moreish. Staff...More

Thank DandSRetired
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Polperro is one of the nicest place to visit if a little expensive for parking and toilets but the Ship inn is one of the nicer pubs with friendly staff, good beer, good prices, food looked very nice and the beer garden is lovely in...More

Thank Simmo007
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I along with my daughter and son-in-law recently spent a lovely weeks holiday at Polperro, and visited the Ship Inn on several occasions. The overall atmosphere of the pub was very friendly, we were made very welcome by the landlady and her...More

Thank Eddie P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have had lunch twice now at the ship inn and fully enjoyed, they have a good choice in drinks and the pizzas are very good , service is great and the new proprietors have done such a excellent job in bringing back the ship...More

Thank j b
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Reasonably priced, friendly staff. Relaxed atmosphere. Good food. Worth a visit. Even changed our daughters ice cream when she didn't like the chocolate sauce without hesitation without any charge. Live music too. Beer garden. Would recommend.

Thank Debdoodles
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Went for a typical pub lunch which was very good. Extremely relaxed atmosphere and located by the River - pity the weather didn't allow for Al Fresco eating!!

Thank kckeyworth
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Went to the ship on the way back both nights we were in polperro, live bands were great, really good atmosphere loved it.

Thank d3bbz
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Lovely pub gets busy but loads of room we enjoyed a few drinks here.they do food but we dident try it as we ate in the three pilchards but the food looked good from what we saw..

Thank tracyandkevb
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

We had an excellent lunch at this Inn on our day trip to Polperro. The food was really good. I had a Malaysian vegetarian curry which was gorgeous and I really enjoyed it. The staff were great and obviously on that day they had staff...More

Thank 140AngelaL
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

We took a drive down to picturesque Polperro then found this lovely pub it looks smaller from the outside than it is once inside. Lovely staff who could not do enough to help you ate some really nice pizza and a chicken salad definitely worth...More

Thank Andrea D
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Questions & Answers
27 July 2016|
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Response from Jonathan B | Reviewed this property |
Thank you i am glad you enjoyed Polperro it is a lovely place.
steven r
5 February 2016|
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Response from karen r | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so but the local tourist information should be able to tell you and if not recommend somewhere else.
24 November 2015|
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Response from Joandbill | Reviewed this property |
I can confirm the previous answer on the level area (in the vicinity of the bar) and the acceptance of well-behaved dogs. I also know the pub accepted MasterCard and Visa, not American Express. Don't know what others they... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fore Street | Fore Street, Polperro PL13 2QR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Polperro
  • Phone Number: +44 1503 272453
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