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Durham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 September 2016

Got there late Sunday afternoon - only food available was a chicken dinner which was not spectacular - potatoes were very odd! Struggled a little with a wheelchair user as access points were quite tight Staff were nice and friendly

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 August 2016

Well located Pub in the beautiful village of Mevagissy. Typical pub menu at typical pub prices. The Wi-fi was a bit naff but the staff service was pleasant and prompt. The food (chicken curry, tuna and baked potato, chips and garlic bread) was delivered to our wobbly table promptly. Baked potato was small and overcooked so my lad didn't eat...

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Thank BigLee40
Tyne & Wear
Reviewed 24 August 2016

We decided to pop to Mevagissey on the last evening of our holiday in Cornwall and have a meal, it was a lovely evening, very busy and managed to get a table at the Ship Inn. On first impressions, it was lovely old pub with a good atmosphere. The lady at the bar was very friendly when ordering food and...

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Thank GoneTravelling
Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 August 2016

Our last evening of our stay in Mevagissey and we decided to eat at The Ship Inn, we had to wait over an hour for our food to arrive after chasing twice.... with two hungry children we felt this was very unacceptable. No real apology when food finally arrived. We were however told by bar staff that it had been...

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Thank Hayley C
Bridgend, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 August 2016

This is a lovely pub in the centre of Mevagissey. It has a lovely atmosphere which is due to the age of the pub. We were a party of 9 and the reason why I didn't give 5 stars is due to the fact we had to wait over an hour for food. However we came in at a busy...

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Thank Kelly P
Launceston
Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

We called into this establishment to escape the crowds in Mevagissey. The Ship Inn is certainly typical of the old English ale houses. There are meals served but we only had drinks. The bar staff were pleasant & the pub is also dog friendly. The decor also fits the age of the hotel.

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Thank Pat C
Peebles Scotland
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Had dinner here after a long walk along the coastal path.We both choose variations from the fresh fish available on the menu and we were certainly not disappointed both our dishes were very fresh,well prepared and well presented.Service from staff was friendly and attentive .Good choice of wines and local beers in a very traditional setting.Whats not to like.

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Thank Gordon10
Bridgwater, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

This is an annual haunt for us, as there is always a good atmosphere and friendly staff. Food is always good and reasonable prices. Look our for the specials board..I enjoyed bubble and squeak, pan fried with ham. It was brilliant and reminded me of childhood meals which made good use of those lovely Sunday lunch left overs.

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Thank Tracy P
st austell
Reviewed 26 July 2016

After reading and hearing good reviews for this establishment, I finally made it there last week. However, my invited guest was not impressed with the cleanliness of most of the chairs - very stained upholstery. We arrived at opening time just for morning tea and coffee, but I am afraid to say that the coffee tasted very watery and bitter....

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Thank jax_jStAustell
Leicester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 July 2016

This beautiful pub is full of charm and is a true gem. The drinks are kept at the right temperature and the food is lovely. The food is well priced and the portions are good. The staff are friendly and made us feel very welcome. If you want a lovely meal served in a beautiful traditional pub then this is...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A charming old cornish pub built in the 1600`s situated in the center of mevagissey fishing village which has a working harbour bringing in fresh fish daily...Meander around our streets and visit a choice of shops or catch the ferry across to fowey or just enjoy a fishing trip. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ship Inn

Address: Fore Street, Mevagissey PL26 6UQ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > Mevagissey
Price Range: $135 - $166 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Ship Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 5
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“Do not eat here.”
 of 5 bubbles conishmaid, 24 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Can't comment only had lunch”
 of 5 bubbles 514davidk514, 25 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Pick room 3 and you may get a visit from the pub ghost ill .”
 of 5 bubbles 623garrys, 15 Nov 2015 | Read review
“We had a good sized attic room which was great for the dog.”
 of 5 bubbles 60mickm, 9 Oct 2015 | Read review
“If you don't mind the stairs the top floor is quieter”
 of 5 bubbles EdwardD611, 27 May 2015 | Read review
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