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Ship Inn

) #3 of 13 Restaurants in Milnthorpe $$ - $$$ , British,
Milnthorpe, Cumbria, Milnthorpe LA7 7HW, England
+44 15395 63113
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“mash” (9 reviews)
“sunday roast” (8 reviews)
“lamb cutlets” (3 reviews)
Open Now
00:00 - 23:59All hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Milnthorpe, Cumbria, Milnthorpe LA7 7HW, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Having completed a long walk around arnside knot (which I have reviewed seaparately) we stopped off here for a late lunch. The place was busy but we quickly found a table in the bar area. Service was very friendly, and helpful explaining about the specials...More

2  Thank GGGang
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived hungry, a few minutes before 8pm to be told last orders were 8pm and chef already gone home - though there was still a smell of food cooking from kitchen. I advised that I had checked the web before driving the 11 miles...More

Thank Mary P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had been before last year whilst staying nearby, so decided to give it another try. We hadn't booked so were lucky enough to get a table as it would seem lots of people book in advance. We were shown to a table & given menus...More

2  Thank AnitaH123
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Food was presented nicely and looked appetising, but was bland to eat. The steak and ale pie was, I suspect, made with canned meat. No flavour at all! Frozen chips and veg!

2  Thank extra_strong_mint
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Visited Ship Inn 3 times over a weeks break (only ate once) and really liked it. The food was lovely and the bar staff were very friendly. The only thing that let the place down was the service in the restaurant. The 2 girls that...More

2  Thank ANDREW-FK2
Reviewed 29 June 2017

Friendly,relaxed ,good food. Even allowed our well behaved Springer in .Would recommend a visit ,great views too.

1  Thank Pat T
Reviewed 24 June 2017

Just had lunch there today. First, the location was fabulous, a few yards away from the estuary. I had a two course meal, moules for a starter and Lamb, mash and vegetables as a main dish. The food was absolutely delicious, fresh, well prepared and...More

1  Thank Amar S
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

Brilliant British pub set on the coast at sandside Much more reasonably priced than arnside and food is very good. Our one of three best places to eat and drink in the lakes. Well done guys lovely pub

1  Thank Barry N
Reviewed 18 June 2017

I've been eating here for years. Huge range of dishes, large portions, and wonderful staff. Large free car park, brilliant views across the bay. Whenever I have visitors this is where we go for a meal, the very best value and food in South Lakes

2  Thank pbramham
Reviewed 11 June 2017

On a sunny Friday evening my wife chose fish goujons for starters and I had a large portion of pâté accompanied by a nice side salad. For maincourse my wife chose gammon egg and chips which came with two egg

3  Thank Julemar42
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Questions & Answers
gemma w
18 August 2017|
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Response from Nigel H | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely. I took my two Greyhounds in very regularly and they could not have been made more welcome. Great Pub, great people.
christine h
8 August 2017|
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Response from Arthur J | Reviewed this property |
The Ship doesn't but the Bulls head Milnthorpe does. 015395 62684
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Milnthorpe, Cumbria, Milnthorpe LA7 7HW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Milnthorpe
  • Phone Number: +44 15395 63113
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The Ship Inn is located on the B5282 in between Milnthorpe and Arnside, with spectacular views over the Kent estuary. On clear days you can savour the views of the Lake District fells and valleys of the Langdales and Coniston Old Man from the Ship Inn.
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