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The Ship Inn

The Street, West Itchenor, Chichester PO20 7AH, England
+44 1243 512284
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good39%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“roast beef” (4 reviews)
“crab” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
The Street, West Itchenor, Chichester PO20 7AH, England
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Reviewed yesterday

We stopped at the Ship before taking the ferry from Itchenor to Bosham on our cycle ride around Chichester. We sat outside in the sun and enjoyed nicely cooked fish & chips, delivered with friendly service.

Thank Smaske1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We recently booked to stay at the ship, 2 couples plus 2 dogs. The location was great, short walk to the beach and ferry to bosham. Great value for money accommodation. Staff were extremely friendly and helpful. Food was very good and reasonably priced, even...More

Thank Evie44444444
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We walked along the beach from Bosham and then over to Itchenor on the little ferry so our party of seven were really ready for refreshments. Luckily we had booked as it was extremely popular. The food was really nice and freshly prepared . Only...More

Thank GeoffTiddles
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped by - without booking - for a pub lunch to be followed by a dog walk. Both of these were incredibly pleasing experiences! The people at The Ship Inn couldn't have been more welcoming and the food was great. We all enjoyed the...More

Thank CSK33
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had got the Ship Inn just after opening on a mid week day and it was getting busy. Some people came in and booked tables to come back later. The friendly staff seated us, the dining area had well spaced table and the décor...More

Thank laurabrown507
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I thought we would go for a walk down to Itchenor to work up an appetite. We walked passed the ship and decided on the way back we would stop for a drink. We walked in and were greeted by a friendly...More

Thank lorraine h
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate here on a Saturday night recently. The choices were fairly standard pub fayre but they were executed brilliantly.

Thank Jonathan P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited with friends for lunch in May 2017. Service was fine but main course food not all it might have been. I had a whole Dover Sole on the bone, from the Specials Board but it had no discernible flavour, as if it had been...More

Thank Michael H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Upon a recommendation by friends who are familiar with the area, we called in for lunch at the 'Ship' recently & were not disappointed. Although the pub was very busy, we particularly appreciated the friendly & professional service throughout our meal. The food too was...More

Thank John H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely lunch at The ship Inn after walking from Bosham. Dog friendly in the bar area. Fish and chips were excellant as were the crab cakes. Highly recommended

Thank IngyP
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Street, West Itchenor, Chichester PO20 7AH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Sussex  >  Chichester  >  West Itchenor
  • Phone Number: +44 1243 512284
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