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Olde Ship

$$ - $$$
Bar, British, Pub
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1120 W 17th St, Santa Ana, CA 92706-3506
+1 714-550-6700
11:00 - 23:00
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Garden Grove, California
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31 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 223 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Valentine's Day Tea 2017 Exquisite tea salons, such as Paris in a Cup in Orange, CA, the Four Seasons in Boston, MA, the McCharles House in Tustin, CA, and even the Queen Mary Ship in Long Beach, CA have spoiled me when it comes to a perfect afternoon tea service. They do it so well. ......But the Olde Ship Pub... More 

5 Thank FlyingWitch13
Alta Loma, California
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2016

I was actually at the Fullerton location. Service and food was excellent as usual. It rekindles fond memories for the family of our trips to England.

Thank Gregory R
Banning, California
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106 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 August 2016

After trying the Fullerton location I decided that I would treat myself to more English cuisine. This time I had a Scotch Egg, Lunch Portion Cottage pie and Triffle. Food did not disappoint. If there was a down fall the Triffle did not have enough Sherrie in it as I couldn't even taste it. Worth a detour if close by

Thank Royston S
Foothill Ranch, California, Usa
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

Walk in from the back door where the parking and the bright red double decker parked, the bar tender say hello to us (been to quite a few Las Vagus bar where the bar tender just don't want to do your business! Waitress friendly and know her Manu and drinks. Typical British mid ranch restaurant deco and paint scheme -... More 

Thank Peter L
Orange, California
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94 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

I visited with friends from England to texts its authenticity and it passed with flying colors. They'd had old home favorites, not because they'd were hungry, but because they hadn't had them in a long time. The menu is a bit pricey. They'd regularly have live bands and English soccer games.

Thank RicOlsen
Irvine, California
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84 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Fun Place To Watch Soccer Matches & Have a Beer!! My husband & I stop in form time to time to watch the soccer tournaments or to listen to live music its fun here we always have a great time. Good selection of beer & drinks & bites! "Cheers Olde Ship!!"

Thank Ruby C
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15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 May 2016 credit card Amex Card Member Review

My date had a hankering for fish and ships. What better place to find fish and chips, than a British themed pub? Busy Friday night and got seated within 15 minutes. As expected, they had "fish and chips". But not JUST one kind of fish. We had choices! Music was good and lively, worth dealing with it being kind of... More 

Thank ernest s
San Francisco, California
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50 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 April 2016 via mobile

The beer here is ridiculously expensive. If you order it with your meal it's going to cost $10 a pint with tip. Otherwise food is pretty good. I liked the fish and chips and the chicken curry my friend got was huge.

Thank Joe D
Santa Ana, California
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57 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 March 2016

If you're looking for a British type dining experience, the Olde Ship will satisfy your craving. The menu focuses on classic British staples however, it is also quite innovative and rather delicious! The fish and chips are really fabulous and the breakfast plates, served all day, are hearty and authentic. All in all it's a great family restaurant.

Thank JoyMcN
Irvine, California
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 March 2016

It's Friday night and we are hungry for fish and chips. This is an eclectic restaurant with great British flare. The waitress knows us for our regularity. It's a treat to get great fish and listen to a band. Service is always great and this has become a regular choice for us.

Thank Julie H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1120 W 17th St, Santa Ana, CA 92706-3506
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Santa Ana
  • Phone Number: +1 714-550-6700

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?