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The Ship Inn

$$ - $$$Fast food, ,
Northgate | Pinchbeck, Spalding PE11 3SE, England
+44 1775 711746
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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“pie” (7 reviews)
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Fast food, Grill, Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Northgate | Pinchbeck, Spalding PE11 3SE, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A place with so much potential let down by lack of leadership obviously by the owners who sat in the bar and didn't give a toss, 5 of us booked for 8 pm 4 meals arrived at 8.40pm 1 meal was forgotten, the waitress apologised...More

Thank Adrian C
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We had a great meal last night, the service was attentive. We were a little disappointed they dont do the tapas anymore, but instead we had steak and ale pie and fish pie. It was all excellently cooked. The cider was good too and the...More

Thank Samantha C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Have known the Ship on and off for years from basic country pub. Has changed hands several times but is definitely on the up. Outside appearance changed almost beyond recognition with garden and decking area and tables by river. Gorgeous flowers. Inside upmarket with comfort...More

Thank Val010592
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Took a detour here when travelling from Cleethorpes to Peterborough - well worth the few extra miles. Good location with a canal side garden. Good range of beers. The highlight was my Ploughman's lunch - easily the best I've ever had. Not cheap at £8.95...More

Thank Nick-Wokingham
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Friendly staff at this popular pub near the River Glen in Pinchbeck...they knew their wines and the waitress was very helpful. Food is very good indeed, ample portions and a great choice on the menu. Not fine dining but we enjoyed it and will definately...More

Thank freddy067
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Visited for birthday lunch today great food creme butlers treat lovely garden to sit outside and eat staff amazing well done guys will definitely return xxx

Thank tracey61
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

We had a lovely meal here. Starter- camembert and bread for 2 was good, not too strong. Mains- steak done to perfection with plenty of sides including delicious handcut chips. Chilli beef and noodles- big portion, not too hot and lovely. The real ale was...More

Thank DonDons369
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Very very nice restaurant. All served quickly and more or less at the same time. Food quality excellent and very good value. My first visit but I will be back.

Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

We called in to this pub for lunch and found it very welcoming. The lunchtime menu was extensive and great value for money. The staff were friendly and helpful and the toilets were spotless!

Thank Liz W
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Excellent well cooked food. Varied menu. Attentive staff. This is also an aTtractive, clean and comfortable pub.

Thank Gail C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 34
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 18:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Northgate | Pinchbeck, Spalding PE11 3SE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lincolnshire  >  Spalding
  • Phone Number: +44 1775 711746
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Country Inn alongside the River Glen, with a warm welcome and relaxed atmosphere. Roaring fires, four real ales and fantastic locally sourced freshly made food. We serve food Tuesday - Saturday 12pm-2pm and 6pm-9pm. Sundays is a set Sunday Menu served 12pm-3pm. We advise booking to ensure you get a table. We are closed from 6pm Sunday and do not reopen till 12pm Tuesday.
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