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The Ship

) #61 of 364 Restaurants in Ipswich ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ , British,
Church Lane | Levington, Ipswich IP10 0LQ, England
+44 1473 659573
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good32%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“mussels” (10 reviews)
“sausage roll” (6 reviews)
“skate wing” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
Bar, British, Pub, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Church Lane | Levington, Ipswich IP10 0LQ, England
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Reviews (165)
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1 - 10 of 165 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

The Ship is a nice old pub in a rural location, part of the Adnams chain (so you know which ale they serve!) and it's done well to a good standard. It's a pub done well, not a gastro-pub so there's no BS and fuss,...More

Thank RobDee1432
James G, Manager at The Ship, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review and we look forward to seeing you again soon .

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Quite a basic pub on the surface. Very welcoming helpful staff. Good Adnams 🍺. Excellent food. My wife commented​ that the calves liver was the second best she's ever had. My burger was very good too. The loos were modern clean and well maintained. Highly...More

Thank Alan B
James G, Manager at The Ship, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review we look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in for dinner after a busy Friday & we had a lovely meal. We both have the burger, one of the best I've ever had! Glad we didn't have a starter as the plate was huge! The only downside was that they had started...More

Thank Laura B
James G, Manager at The Ship, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. Glad you enjoyed your burgers

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Summer lunchtime meal , Food good , pub excellent Service excellent and most importantly wine and beer very good ! Would go again Roast potatoes could do with a bit of crisping up if I was being picky

1  Thank richie231
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Booked a table for 11 after a team meeting earlier in the day. Everybody had a really great evening, and our French colleagues were impressed with one member of staff who was able to speak to them in French. Table was reserved for us, we...More

Thank Paul N
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Went into the pub on Wednesday evening, just as the evening dinner service had finished at 9pm. There was just had a handful of customers. Asked if we could have one starter portion of their risotto, a sausage roll and some drinks. The chef, we...More

2  Thank TG0912
Reviewed 15 May 2017

The service is welcoming and efficient. The decor is modern and attractive The ambience is pleasant. The location is wonderful. The menu is expensive. In essence the food is pub grub, well cooked and pleasant. Judge for yourself. I had a side salad and cod...More

Thank 34ES
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Hadn't been here for several years and heard it was under new management so decided to give it a try. Online booking was easy. Good choice of food including a specials board. Unfortunately our first choice was still cooking but was not disappointed with our...More

Thank FB672
Reviewed 9 May 2017

We stumbled on this lovely pub by accident, and spur-of-the-moment decided to eat. I believe we were lucky to find they weren't busy (it seems they usually are), and the menu offered a tempting range of food at modest prices (£12.50-ish for a main). Cheerful...More

Thank CSEBob
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

We went here today for my sister's birthday service was poor I had mussels no plate to put shells on no had wash either! ! Mains run out of beef so not happy had crab was £15.95 was a plate full of salad and 3...More

2  Thank Penelope Y
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 11 - US$ 23
Bar, British, Pub, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
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: Church Lane | Levington, Ipswich IP10 0LQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Ipswich
  • Phone Number: +44 1473 659573
  • E-mail
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