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The Ship Inn

₹₹ - ₹₹₹, British,
Quay Road, New Forest, Lymington SO41 3AY, England
+44 1590 676903
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good30%
  • Average17%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“pork belly” (17 reviews)
“scallops” (23 reviews)
“steak” (42 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
Bar, British, Pub, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Quay Road, New Forest, Lymington SO41 3AY, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Nice decor, friendly staff but the Sunday lunch seems to have got worse each time we have visited since the pub reopened after refurbishment. Today really wasn’t great. Pork and beef were good, The vegetables left a lot to be desired. Just a small spoonful...More

1  Thank Christine029
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Lovely location and couldn’t say much about the service as we only stayed for one beer. The beer was flat and that was all I had so really could only give it a 3. Not too much more I can say on this one and...More

2  Thank Henry B
Reviewed 3 days ago

This pub offers a vegan menu. Some friends have walked out thinking there's nothing they can eat. Why on earth don't they give you the vegan menu with the carnivorous one? I don't think they want to serve vegan food. However, the choices are very...More

Thank Lon1963
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We’ve been here before and enjoyed the food so came back. I really cannot complain about the quality and the taste of the food, it’s absolutely lovely. My one and only complaint, is what you get for the price. My partner had the pork belly...More

Thank chickyem
Reviewed 4 days ago

The pub was pleasantly presented and the service at our table was OK (but only just OK). Service was prompt and mostly the food was OK (but only just OK). My starter was very tasty, as was my wife's, however my main course (the burger)...More

1  Thank Brian G
Reviewed 5 days ago

We visited midweek on a hot sunny day this July (2018). The pub is perfectly placed and sitting outside overlooking the harbour is wonderful, although if you want to sit outside you will need to be quick as the seats disappear quickly on warm days....More

2  Thank kbowden55
Reviewed 6 days ago

Firstly the positives - we ate on a beautiful evening, and the ambience on the terrace looking over the marina was lovely. When they got the food right, it was delicious, and the beer selection is good. Unfortunately, that's where it ends. We reserved a...More

1  Thank Tom C
Reviewed 6 days ago

visited on a sunny and very busy sunday afternoon so there was a little wait at the bar but this was to be expected. the staff were fantastic and doing their best whilst clearly overstretched, the management staff on duty did an excellent job of...More

1  Thank Debbie S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Local couple pulled up to quay in rib and stopped at Ship for a drink. Lovely sunny day and sat on the deck. The young staff at the bar were great but their Manager was so arrogant and rude. He had no customer service at...More

2  Thank Heather M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Service pretty slow unfortunately and the menus prices and bar prices are at the high end. But hey what a beautiful view from the deck. Worth a visit.More

1  Thank John N
TheShipInnTeam, Manager at The Ship Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear John N Thank you for your feedback. We apologise you found the service to be a little slow on this occasion. We will endeavour to make sure that this doesn't happen again and hope you'll be back soon to let us show you. Kind...More

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Terry W
26 June 2017|
AnswerShow all 8 answers
Response from TheShipInnTeam | Property representative |
We believe that all guests should be treated equally. We try and be fair in our service and allocation of tables, of course some of the locals know when to book to ensure they get in, and also the busier times of the week... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 33
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, View, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Quay Road, New Forest, Lymington SO41 3AY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  New Forest  >  Lymington
  • Phone Number: +44 1590 676903
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