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The Ship Inn Restaurant

West Stour, Gillingham SP8 5RP, England
+44 1747 838640
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good24%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“cobbler” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
West Stour, Gillingham SP8 5RP, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've visited The Ship a couple of times with friends and had a great lunch there. I loved the menu, many tempting things on offer and food was delicious. What really made the difference was the warmth from all of the staff, something sadly lacking...More

Thank AttitudeAdjuster
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited for a family evening meal to celebrate a birthday. Food choice was excellent and well cooked/presented. Would definitely recommend.

Thank Farmerbarnes
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Had a lovely lunch here while visiting in the area for work. The food was delicious and reasonably quick. Everyone really enjoyed their meals. I highly recommend the club sandwich.

Thank Jen V
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Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

What a delightful atmospheric gastro pub . Open fires , fantastic beers & ciders served with a smile & sincerity . Went back for Sunday lunch which was just sublime . Thoroughly recommend, I love my pub lunches & this is definitely one of my...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 14 February 2017

I have had several lunches at this charming pub on the A30 between and each time the food has been excellent pub grub at reasonable prices in a nice atmosphere and reasonable prices for both food and drink. A good selection of local beers, and...More

Thank asaint69
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

We had the best lunch again at this wonderful inn, the staff are brilliant always attentive. The owner has it running like clockwork, we are never let down, the food always very, very, good. I hope we can return again, soon.

Thank kstr6
Reviewed 19 December 2016

Really happy friendly fast service exceptionally accommodating. Food really good lots of choice and very tasty, just like home cooking. Roast potatoes and lamb beef pork exceptionally yummy. Atmosphere so comfortable even though there was a lot of guests didn't feel crowded or rushed and...More

1  Thank smilebigtoday
Reviewed 29 November 2016

Always a pleasure to visit this pub friendly staff good food lunch or dinner . Nice choice on the menu. A very relaxed feel with well spaced tables. Good for families or couples with a traditional feel. Would recommend

Thank 493lol
Reviewed 21 November 2016

Friendly welcoming staff and excellent food. I can recommend the roast pork, lovely, will definitely be returning in the near future. Many thanks.

1  Thank Gaynor S
Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

We love this traditional and welcoming pub but don't visit it enough. We booked a table for five of us last Saturday and weren't disappointed. Great choice of menu with dishes to suit every palate. I chose the chicken and hock cobbler which with the...More

Thank Maddie A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: West Stour, Gillingham SP8 5RP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Gillingham
  • Phone Number: +44 1747 838640
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