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The Ship Hotel

Main Road, Brancaster PE31 8AP, England
+44 1485 210333
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good31%
  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“fish and chips” (35 reviews)
“caesar salad” (4 reviews)
“lemon sole” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Main Road, Brancaster PE31 8AP, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I visited for food as a vegan for 3 nights unannounced. The friendly staff checked with the chef and they sorted me out delicious food every night. The chef was very accommodating. The pub is lovely, the staff friendly, lovely food and drink, the pub...More

1  Thank shaun073
Reviewed 1 week ago

Thank goodness - finally a place that is not the usual awful soul-destroying British pub lunch! The staff were excellent, so efficient and well-mannered, a real rarity these days. The oysters and pigeon terrine were excellent. The main roast courses were also very well presented...More

2  Thank Sloop_Jon_B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had been here for lunch earlier in the year and needed to be nearby. We opted for the deluxe, dinner B&B package. The room and bathroom was extremely nice. Nothing at all not to like. Staff pleasant. The dinner was a bit of a...More

1  Thank ProblemPage
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited for lunch whilst on vacation in North Norfolk with 3 other adults and a baby. Recommended to visit based upon several sources. Advised to book through the accommodation advice folder - used the website which was quick, efficient and user friendly. No issues with...More

Thank James A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went here for Sunday lunch, was a glorious day so we sat outside in the garden with our dog. I was led to believe that we could have taken our dog inside, if we had wished. The Sunday lunch was good, but not great. Staff...More

1  Thank SilverDuo
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

This was a great few days. We booked late and nothing else was available so had to stay here. Slightly apprehensive about what it would be like but how wrong can you be! Excellent welcome and service and a great room. Food was first class...More

Thank d100bunker
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Good dining pub offering reasonable choices at decent prices. Only a few places of quality to eat nearby and this is as good as others.

Thank LeedsAlfie
Reviewed 9 September 2017

We called in for lunch on a Monday - we hadn't booked but there were plenty of tables available - and were duly seated by friendly & cheerful staff. Our drinks orders were prepared while we browsed the lunch menu which, while not extensive, looked...More

Thank TheNorfolkBroad
Reviewed 5 September 2017

This place has improved no end over the last few years. We went twice in 3 nights last week. Originally because it was walking distance and second time because it was great the first time. Loved the food - especially the chicken dish which was...More

Thank henhome
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

We usually stay at Morston Hall in Norfolk but decided to branch out and try a different location and we weren't disappointed by the Ship (which we had eaten at previously). Our room was small but homely up in the eves (though even I managed...More

Thank Frantastic_reviews
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Mary S
21 September 2017|
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Response from Anon090 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry don't know, but we are going again next year to stay so will find out then !
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Road, Brancaster PE31 8AP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Norfolk  >  Brancaster
  • Phone Number: +44 1485 210333
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