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The Ship Inn

) #25 of 121 Restaurants in Christchurch ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ , British,
48 High Street, Christchurch BH23 1BN, England
+44 1202 474799
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible8%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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48 High Street, Christchurch BH23 1BN, England
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Reviewed today via mobile

Lovely lunch and the music was very good. Service was also second to none. I had the 3 cheese soufflé and a salad with a lovely red wine. Although this was just a starter it was massive and enough for a main.

Thank NARedit
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely atmosphere - to start beef cheeks were good but cheese soufflé was fab! Minute steak cooked to perfection. Definitely recommend!

Thank Peter I
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My parents were over from America, so I took them to Christchurch for the weekend. They wanted to eat in an English pub without having traditional pub food ("been there, done that" as my Dad put it). So we went to the Ship Inn and...More

Thank klsymcinnis
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had a great time there, amazing food, atmosphere and staff was very friendly. I'll definitely come back!

Thank Luiza L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved our visit to this pub, on a friends recommendation. Really warm and friendly atmosphere and feel. And great food! Couldn't recommend highly enough. Will definitely come to The Ship again when we next do a family road trip to the West Country.

Thank Patrick C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food here is great. I would particularly recommend the goat curry and homemade gnocchi. Both exceptional. The service was brilliant as well, everyone's so friendly. I'll definitely be back.

Thank Tom P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We popped into The Ship on the day trip to Christchurch on a recommendation from a friend and will most certainly be back. The pub has a warm welcoming feel and great atmosphere with a mix of locals and visitors. The highlight thought was the...More

Thank sam p
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Plenty of space to sit inside. Friendly staff. We popped in a few times while staying in the town. Ate here one night too. Good food but perhaps slightly over-priced. I would have liked more choice of smaller dishes at a cheaper price so that...More

Thank 398timothyl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went here for a mid week meal with friends. It wasn't busy but we weren't alone. The service was very good with all staff attentive without being constantly in your face. The food was top notch with portion sizes appearing to be on the small...More

Thank aidanrudd
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We travel to Bournemouth on a regular basis , the food at the ship inn is worth trying........great choice

Thank tonytinaL
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Debbie S
1 April 2017|
Response from Jsilk65 | Reviewed this property |
They will show you the menu and specials .
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 26
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:15
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 48 High Street, Christchurch BH23 1BN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +44 1202 474799
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