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Ship Inn

St. James's Street, Dunwich IP17 3DT, England
+44 1728 648219
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good36%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“fish pie” (25 reviews)
“scotch egg” (19 reviews)
“whitebait” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
St. James's Street, Dunwich IP17 3DT, England
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Reviewed October 29, 2018 via mobile

This is a lovely pub and hotel in a great location. There are a number of great walks to be had nearby and the beach is just a short walk away. The room we stayed in had a marsh view which was delightful and a...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Reviewed October 28, 2018

We had a group of 12 with a wide age range when we had Sunday lunch at the Ship in Dunwich in September. It had alovely dining room, and since we were a large group we made the booking for a late lunch and almost...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank annwoodward
Reviewed October 28, 2018

The fish & chips served by this excellent pub were recommended and apparently renowned in the area. My wife had the cod and I the haddock and we were not disappointed. Unfortunately my garden peas were on the hard side; a better quality and half...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank rogersF6027IS
Reviewed September 25, 2018

The ship inn in dunwich offers a very hospitable refuge on an autumn afternoon.the bar is welcoming with lovely open fire,staff are very attentive and affable. Hospitality as it should be. Very good evening meal, main course portions were on the large size I would...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Frank O
Reviewed September 23, 2018 via mobile

Large gastro pub with lots of small rooms for intimate dinning too. So many delicious dishes to choose between it’s definitely one to visit more than once.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank SJBaked
Reviewed September 17, 2018 via mobile

If you have four legs, a tail and a wet nose, think it's essential for you to go everywhere with your human and demand all hotel staff know your name this is the place to stay. Beautiful white duvets white tiled bathrooms no change in...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank heatherjv
Reviewed September 13, 2018 via mobile

A very busy pub, great choice of food. Beer garden and a lovely sun garden & trapped court yard.would advise booking.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank michelegW8566PV
Reviewed September 7, 2018 via mobile

A London map unexpected gem this is. Had a hearty lunch of pigeon, mash and kale while my wife had the impressively tasty game pie. I could have drunk a pint of the gravy it came with. Everything was well cooked and well presented. All...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Trimus
Reviewed August 28, 2018 via mobile

Highly recommended by friends, we were delighted to take the last room available. Close to the beach, (within 2 mins) and delicious food and good champagne! Very friendly and accommodating staff - and dog friendly - thank you! We shall return 🐾🥂🍾🍽

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank thelmae2013
Reviewed August 27, 2018

The Ship was a welcome refuge on a wet Sunday afternoon for over 20 of us (5 families) enjoying a walk along the Suffolk coast. Not having booked we took a gamble and after a little wait managed to get a few tables together in...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank bigstuw
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$51 - US$51
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Parking Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, View, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: St. James's Street, Dunwich IP17 3DT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Dunwich
  • Phone Number: +44 1728 648219
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