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The Ship Inn

18 The Street, South Walsham NR13 6DQ, England
+44 1603 270049
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“sunday roast” (12 reviews)
Open Now
9:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m. Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
18 The Street, South Walsham NR13 6DQ, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Being a lover of The Recruiting Sergeant, we tried The Ship Inn in South Walsham last night, which is also part of the Colchester Inns group. The food was equally as good and had all the atmosphere of a country pub. The waitress was very...More

Thank SuzieW134
Reviewed 4 days ago

Went on a Monday evening with a couple of friends and was blown away by the food and service. The interaction from the chef was lovely who had made a sea food platter that was not on the menu. This was ordered prior to the...More

Thank Douro D
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is the third review I’ve done for this pub. The first was four stars, the second down to two and now I think it’s a five. We used to go there fairly regularly but then it got taken over and unfortunately the meal quality...More

Thank Sjs666
Reviewed 6 days ago

Last night we popped in for dinner to the Ship as we were staying close by. If you have a bird's appetite this is not the eatery for you. Very generous portions and beautifully served and cooked. We had the beer battered cod and chips....just...More

Thank Carole K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited here on a Sunday during our week on a boat. The weather was quite glorious and we found a lovely table outside. I think the lady who served us was called Patrice (?) and I think she might be the new owner. She...More

Thank Janie d
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I learned that The Ship was now part of the Colchester Inns family and thought we would give it a try. We had lunch there on Thursday 17 May. We were not disappointed. The menu was all very tempting and our meal...More

Thank omcsltd
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

came here with the family on a Sunday and enjoyed the meal so much, such a nice Cod & chips and the desserts were some of the nicest we've had, Cherry bakewell being the best..

Thank David C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Found this by accident while holidaying on the broads. Brilliant Pub/Restarunt.....possibly the best one we have found in the UK yet ! Try the Platers for Sharing for starters if your hungry...superb. Mains were incredible.....outstanding quality, original, presented and put together brilliantly ....top job Chef...More

1  Thank 488smiles
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Only found this place by chance when we see the sign for it on the broads.Found a spot to moor then walked into South Walsham. Pub is very friendly and food was very good.

Thank Tay1orjay
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We dropped in to the Ship Inn unexpectedly, as we were initially going to eat else where. However fate must have played its hand as the food was excellent, and the staff where polite and cheery. We will definitely be coming back. Thank you for...More

Thank John D
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Noel G
March 9, 2018|
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Response from lindasargent | Reviewed this property |
The review was of The ship at south Walsham
Karen H
January 18, 2018|
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Response from Martin T | Reviewed this property |
Yes, dogs are welcomed here and get doggie treats!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$33
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
9:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
9:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
9:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
9:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
9:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
9:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
9:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 The Street, South Walsham NR13 6DQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Norfolk  >  South Walsham
  • Phone Number: +44 1603 270049
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Situated in the village of South Walsham in the Norfolk Broads (Fleet Dyke is our nearest mooring), we are a friendly local pub offering fine ales and delicious home cooked food.. We look forward to welcoming you, your family and friends, locals and visitors alike! Dogs are welcome in the main bar.
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