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The Ship Inn

$$ - $$$, British,
Main Road | Barnoldby le Beck, Grimsby DN37 0BG, England
+44 1472 822308
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“plaice” (13 reviews)
“crispy beef” (4 reviews)
“sea bass” (12 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Main Road | Barnoldby le Beck, Grimsby DN37 0BG, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here in the summer for a sandwich lunch so decided to come back for a family meal on Saturday night . Let me firstly say that the atmosphere and service was excellent, staff were friendly and welcoming which overall made for a great evening...More

Thank Elfuago
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely country pub and good food. A little pricey . Had lunch in the bar but there is a restaurant at the back.

Thank Rhododendron16
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I visited the ship in barnoldby le beck on that said night for a birthday meal/party with very good friends of mine, I found the food out of this world, absolutely beautiful so compliments to the chef thank you, as for the bar staff they...More

1  Thank loudandchavish
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

i was at a birthday meal with a few friends on saturdy evening the service was excellent and the meal was outstanding. the bar was full due to the amount of people at the meal this didnt affect the service in anyway. thus may of...More

Thank Phil W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the Ship Inn for my husbands birthday meal with a group of friends and family. There was quite a few of us but the chefs managed to please us all. The food was fantastic, everyone said how nice it was. The service was...More

2  Thank Maria P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The choice is rather limited 24pounds for the steak and chips with a few mushrooms and peas The food was cooked very well.The service was good . We had booked a table but it was in the Bar next to the thro, door .In the...More

3  Thank Graham N
Norma R, Public Relations Manager at The Ship Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

To Graham N, May I point out that The Ship Inn is a pub which serves food and being a pub, will get customers who like to enjoy themselves and sometimes get a bit noisy. Your reference to a party being 'chavish' is not at...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We prefer to eat early of an evening and reserved a table for 6.30pm. As expected, the menu offered a good choice, but the specials board excelled. My wife opted for the crab salad while I plumbed for the sumptuous sounding smoked haddock, poached egg,...More

Thank TrevorHall
Norma R, Public Relations Manager at The Ship Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you Trevor for your well worded review. I am so sorry that your smoked haddock wasn't up to the standard we normally achieve and I hope you will accept my apologies. Reviews are very important to the team at The Ship Inn and I...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Called for a sandwich lunch and despite, rather strangely, not having any sandwiches on the lunch menu, we were given a choice of three types. We had beef and prawn, both tasty and substantial, served on excellent brown bread. We sat outside in the small...More

1  Thank Oilcanman
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked for weekday as we had seen the good reviews and we were not dissapointed. On arriving we did think, that maybe we wouldn't enjoy it, as there were lots of regular customers and we felt a little out of place. However the food...More

1  Thank 872,017
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Beef on the Sunday roast just melted in the mouth! Starter and desserts nice too. Overall excellent food, nice ambience and pleasant service.

1  Thank Lee B
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Graham N
12 September 2017|
Response from Elfuago | Reviewed this property |
Yes it was in the middle , some now say it's ok to eat pork rare but not for me , when I pressed it with my knife blood could clearly be seen . My sister also double checked and confirmed , we have both worked in the... More
20 March 2017|
Response from GarryO42 | Reviewed this property |
Best thing to do is ring ahead of booking , but I'm sure the amazing chefs will accommodate for all your needs .
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$31
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Romantic, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 17:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Road | Barnoldby le Beck, Grimsby DN37 0BG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lincolnshire  >  Grimsby
  • Phone Number: +44 1472 822308
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