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The Ship Inn

23 The Stade | Folkestone Harbour, Folkestone CT19 6AB, England
+44 1303 248525
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“cod” (7 reviews)
“salad” (6 reviews)
“crab” (2 reviews)
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
23 The Stade | Folkestone Harbour, Folkestone CT19 6AB, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I used to live in folkstone and as I moved there to find work it didn't take me long to find it... I am a plasterer of 13 years and met a man who gave me solid work....... Anyway... The look from outside as the...More

Thank russell l
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Superb pub food Excellent atmosphere and friendly staff. We will definitely come again. Great place for my 93 year old father

Thank gilloneill001
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My fiance and I went for a drive and ended up stopping here for a drink as it was so hot. As soon as we walked in we were made to feel very welcome. After looking at the menu I settled for the local cod...More

Thank Oliver R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Phoned before booking to check. Staff member I spoke to didn't even understand what "disabled" meant and seemed to interpret it as "nuisance". Obviously don't think they need the custom and person I spoke to was dismissive of my enquiry and made me feel embarrassed...More

Thank rakeroyd
Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

Visited here for a quick drink and kept coming back during our stay, staff very friendly and made you feel very welcome, would definitely come back

Thank Diane L
Reviewed 22 February 2018

Visited here for a drink while on a 5 day National coach holiday. It is a quaint little pub, quiet when we visited in February 2018, but I can imagine it being very busy during the summer months. The down side was the cost of...More

1  Thank Baz3384
Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

Came here for a quick drink whilst staying in Folkestone but stayed for most of the evening! The landlady is lovely, so welcoming and friendly, we had some chips as we were a bit peckish and they were lovely. The pub itself is very cosy...More

Thank MattPearce2011
Reviewed 3 February 2018

Had a nice cold cider today while my family had a walk around the harbour in the rain not over crowded plenty of seats but it was only mid day its a shame kids could not come in but a lovely place to chill out

Thank bomakay
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

We came here for a quick lunch, food was alright, but not stunning. Staff very friendly, prices reasonable.

Thank Monadina11
Reviewed 23 October 2017

Always call in at the Ship when we're in town. Warm and friendly, with live music on Saturday nights and Sunday afternoons. Chap on 21st October was an amazing fiddle player , if not a great singer!

Thank Georgie G
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Questions & Answers
Jacqui W
24 July 2016|
Response from Andrew B | Property representative |
Hi jacqui w We only allow guide dogs / medical assistance dogs in the pub I'm afraid sorry for the late response I only just seen the message. Andy
3 April 2016|
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Response from Andrew B | Property representative |
No sorry We have just changed our opening hours the kitchen dose not open till midday but if you wanted to pre book a table the chef would be more then happy to come in early we can do a lovely smoked haddock huge thick... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23 The Stade | Folkestone Harbour, Folkestone CT19 6AB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Folkestone
  • Phone Number: +44 1303 248525
Public House serving food
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