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The Ship Inn Restaurant

$$ - $$$
Bar, British, Pub
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118 High Street, Dymchurch TN29 0NS, England
+44 1303 872122
12:00 - 21:00
Closed now
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Sun 12:00 - 19:00
Mon - Fri 12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
Sat 12:00 - 21:00
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Bromley, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 September 2016

Don't know why there are comments on here from 2016 as this pub has been shut since late 2015 and as of now (Sept 2016) looks like it will remain shut for some time. This could be a very good pub but needs the right owner with a bit of vision. Good pubs serving good food in Romney Marsh get... More 

Thank dymchurchdaytripper
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174 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 August 2016

Our table was overlooking the sea which was perfect. The food and service were excellent with very well priced wines. Would recommend booking a table to be on the safe side.

Thank Karon W
London, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 July 2016

This place could be a goldmine. There is a whole army of restaurant goers and music lovers that would come in droves if only there was a landlord with vision in charge. Not everyone wants burgers with the kids. The good restaurants in the area are always fully booked. There is hardly anywhere to go for music. Build it and... More 

Thank Marian W
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97 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 July 2016

The serviced experienced was not what was expected. Waiting for food service was lengthy. Once the food arrived was reasonably not exciting The atmosphere was realistic for a public house The best aspect was the food was average but the wait was lengthy

Thank Dr. Nizam M
Rochester, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 June 2016

We wasted time going along to this for dinner but then was told this had closed down a while ago but it is still advertised everywhere. Not sure if this is re-opening or not.

3 Thank Janet J
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1,122 reviews
785 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7,494 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 May 2016 via mobile

Had a very nice lunch with friends..very friendly staff..good service.also does B and B so if we need to stop over in the future..know where to stay.

Thank bigbarryEssex
Maidstone, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 April 2016

The best pub grub around with friendly staff good selection of food and good service.Nice sun trap area and play area.

2 Thank tmaybourne
Peterborough, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 April 2016

Friendly staff. Delicious food. Great menu choice. Lovely decor. Enjoyed reading about Dr Syn. Fee wi-fi

Thank Samantha K
London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 29 November 2015

Lovely food and good choice of meats and veg. Was a little crowded but then again we hadn't booked and were accommodated well. Lovely waitress, very helpful.

Thank Wendy L
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22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2015 via mobile

Waiting a long time for food and landlady is nice when she is there. The staff are friendly and nice decor also a good place for the members of day of syn to have drinks and do there display for public

Thank jane B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$4 - US$15
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Full Bar
Open Hours
12:00 - 19:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 118 High Street, Dymchurch TN29 0NS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Dymchurch
  • Phone Number: +44 1303 872122

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?