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The Ship Inn

) #1 of 3 Restaurants in Portloe ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ , British,
Portloe TR2 5RA, England
+44 1872 501356
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good40%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
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Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Portloe TR2 5RA, England
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Reviews (305)
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The Ship is a very picturesque pub on the coast at Portloe about half an hour's walk from the Camping and Caravanning Club site near Veryan. A lovely bar area where dogs are welcome. I am informed the ale was excellent. The menu was short,...More

Thank Smithy87
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's true that, after a day walking on the coastal path, any hostelry seems like a gift. That said, The Ship Inn was very friendly, surprisingly busy and went out of their way to accommodate us. The food was perfect for our needs and didn't...More

Thank pbd2001
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great local beers and a warm atmosphere, recommended! After a long walk, ideal place to get some needed refreshment, food and chat.

Thank Gareth W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited the Ship Inn a couple of times and found the staff and locals very friendly. Good ale and nice food.

Thank Barry L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Small menu but great value. Really good honest pub food. Large portions for healthy appetites. Roast cod was delicious.

Thank Michael G
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Great little pub a short walk from The Lugger Hotel. Casual pub food with typical English pub food which was very good and rather substantial in size. Very pleasant indeed.

Thank shazt
Reviewed 1 May 2017

We were staying in Portloe and thought it would be nice to eat locally, but decided to have a drink first. The first thing you notice is the smell of frying, and then as the food arrived for other guests you realised why. We were...More

Thank All3stories
Reviewed 29 April 2017

Visited one night , limited choice of food, beer etc. Full of regulars, locals etc. Seemed like it couldn't have changed for 30 years and maybe that's what some of the attraction was, but it was not for us.

Thank Feather5723
Reviewed 25 April 2017

Had a couple of evening meals during our half week's stay in the village. Friendly staff, all very young, service quite good but a bit on the slow side. Choice of fresh fish very limited, considering the port is only 200 yards away. The same...More

Thank Brian S
Reviewed 23 April 2017

We had been to Tregothnan House for an open garden. The hype was better than the garden, though an amazing place the rhoddies and azzies were some what over or wind burnt. So after a nice walk round we set off in search of lunch...More

Thank Badgersbum
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Captured audience, but again great location, food is pub grub to be expected, home cooked in a deep fat fryer, but then again nowherelse to go - take your pick. We have booked into the Lugger, wait and see..😊
28 August 2015|
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Response from caro-arrow | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Your post came through trip adviser to me as a question, but not sure you actually asked a question! Yes, Ship Inn food is very standard pub grub but the fish and chips is excellent. Lugger location is superb with clif... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Portloe TR2 5RA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Truro District  >  Roseland Peninsula  >  Portloe
  • Phone Number: +44 1872 501356
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