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The Ship Inn

Portloe TR2 5RA, England
+44 1872 501356
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good42%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“crab salad” (16 reviews)
“fresh fish” (4 reviews)
“burger” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Portloe TR2 5RA, England
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1 - 10 of 346 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Received a warm welcome when we popped in for a drink. We booked a table for the same evening. The food was good and staff friendly.

Thank nicbass2018
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I spent a mid week break in Portloe and visited this pub on two occasions. An evening of Folk music was very enjoyable however a darts evening wasnt so great. The food here is OK but I could do better myself so the chef could...More

Thank Joanne B
Reviewed 6 February 2018

went for a drink here last night nice atmosphere friendly landlord and the locals were friendly too. Lots of history in the pub and lots of activities going on at different times of the year.

Thank lorrainem1957
Reviewed 3 February 2018

We had barely opened the door and 3 people said hello. A lovely friendly proper old cornish pub. The talked to the barman as if we'd known him for years. The beer was very good as was the food. Just a lunch visit at the...More

1  Thank Paul A
Reviewed 22 January 2018

We had a very good roast beef Sunday lunch here. There was a roaring fire to greet us on a very cold day.. The dog was welcome.

1  Thank 50crocks
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

Called for lunch then again the same evening. Warm welcome with staff very friendly and polite. Great pub grub with very big portions so struggled with my evening meal which was delicious. Stayed simple with Jacket Potatoes lunchtime but still a large portion. In the...More

Thank Tony B
Reviewed 4 January 2018

a typical Cornish pub with good food. Quick service and a comfortable pub to spend the evening in.We thought the crab salad was good as was the fish and chips. All typical of the area. Parking available, essential in such a small village.

Thank dggstj
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

This is a good Cornish pub with great food. Friendly staff and popular with both locals and walkers. Beers are well kept.

Thank Alan M
Reviewed 29 December 2017

Welcoming and comfortable with a menu utilising local food. Good to see it being well used, hopefully not just at holiday times.

Thank maggie9
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

Such a friendly well managed traditional Cornish pub. A warm welcome guaranteed by Mark the Landlord and Matt and the gang. A huge bowl of hot chips accompanied a couple of pints of Proper Job that’s served cool and drinks well at a bargain price...More

Thank Tony B
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7 February 2018|
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Response from Michael W | Reviewed this property |
The Ship Inn Portloe is dog friendly, many dogs come in the pub and are welcomed by the staff
7 February 2018|
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Response from Bollingerbubbles1 | Reviewed this property |
Yes I believe it is dog friendly
27 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
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
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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