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The Ship Inn

18 The Street, South Walsham NR13 6DQ, England
+44 1603 270049
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
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18 The Street, South Walsham NR13 6DQ, England
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Reviewed 2 January 2018

I had the roast dinner and it was really really nice - veg not overcooked and the gravy was gorgeous. The staff were attentive even though it was really really packed both at the bar and with people eating. I do not live out this...More

1  Thank cherrypotts
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

Really nice pub in general, service was great. Lovely waitress/barmaid, believe her name was Fran she was very welcoming and quick with orders. Good prices everyone seemed nice.

1  Thank katlola
Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

We stopped off at this lovely country pub for lunch we were given a very warm welcome by the barmaid/waitress who had a lovely smile my husband was given a choice of beers to try before deciding on Green Jack which he said was delicious...More

Thank lindasargent
Reviewed 12 November 2017

The last time we visited with friends and had a great experience with a good choice on the menu. This time my wife and I visited for a Sunday lunch and were a but surprised by the lack of menu choice compared to our last...More

Thank RichardJ264
Reviewed 1 November 2017

Visited The Ship many times over the last few years and always had a great meal but so disappointed last week when 5 of us booked for dinner. Where has the menu gone? We had a choice of 5 burgers ( yes 5 ), 3...More

1  Thank Jane A
Reviewed 28 October 2017

A little walk from the boat to the village of South Walsham but well signposted. Lovely food, cooked to order. Option of half portions of all main meals for children. Reasonably priced. Lovely staff.

Thank samjb2015
Reviewed 22 October 2017

Picked The Ship Inn primarily because its between Norwich and Gt. Yarmouth. However we has excellent fresh haddock and chips from Lowestoft and were looked after splendidly by helpful friendly staff. Hard to fault and very good value for money with a cosy atmosphere but...More

1  Thank Sable211
Reviewed 10 October 2017

Came here with a group of friends whilst holidaying on the broads. The food and atmosphere was amazing, and the landlord Steve even picked us up from where we moored the boat. Couldn't fault at all!

Thank Gabrielle L
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

We had a lovely meal and all really enjoyed our food. The two young ladies behind the bar that were waitressing were very helpful. I had the chicken that was on the specials board that was yummy however I struggled with choice as I've been...More

Thank nicnic03
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

We had been here for lunch last year do knew it. We had a dinner B&B package in a deluxe room. The latter was extremely nice. Dinner on Sundays is a different menu making it near impossible to spend the £30 pp dinner allowance The...More

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lucasinns, Owner at The Ship Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2017

Hello I think you have posted your review on the wrong establishment - we are not a B&B.

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Karen H
19 January 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$7 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, 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, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
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
  • E-mail
Situated in the village of South Walsham, just off the Norfolk Broads (Fleet Dyke is our nearest mooring), we are a friendly family-run local pub offering fine ales from Green Jack, Lowestoft, alongside national guests, selected wine list from Bijou Bottles, and delicious home cooked food (sample menus available on our web site). 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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