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Ship Inn Restaurant & Brewery

$$ - $$$American, ,
61 Bridge St, Milford, NJ 08848-1264
+1 908-995-0188
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good41%
  • Average15%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible6%
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“fish and chips” (27 reviews)
“burger” (22 reviews)
“cheese pie” (3 reviews)
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American, Brew Pub, Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
61 Bridge St, Milford, NJ 08848-1264
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We've been here once before many years ago for lunch, so when we were in Milford recently we decided to check it out again. The place doesn’t look like it changed much, but it does have a lot of character. My wife had the Fish...More

Thank MitchPhyllis65
Reviewed 12 June 2018

We do not have a real local bar close to our house. So when we want to be close to home we go to the Ship. Problems: prices are high. Food portions are super small for the prices. Outdated main room. Bathrooms just got redone-...More

Thank christinaschanbacher
jdavid979, Owner at Ship Inn Restaurant & Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Christina, My name is Joe, I'm the new owner of the Ship Inn...soon to be Descendants Brewing Company. Thanks so much for the feedback. We still have some changes and improvements in store for our guests so your feedback can certainly guide us in...More

Reviewed 2 June 2018

Nice pub in Milford NJ. We walked over the bridge from our room in Pennsylvania. The food was plentiful and good. It was a little noisy and we tried to sit in an area the was a little quieter. The servers were attentive and pleasant....More

Thank seela
Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

Not too bad, had the coodle Had a nice smoky flavor and a lot of cheese different than what I had in Ireland but good very rich and heaps of calories. Love the fish and chips swai fish white and flaky with a nice beer...More

Thank bukagirl
Reviewed 6 May 2018

We weren't impressed. We stopped for a beer on our way to dinner at the Milford Inn. It had a bad odor when we walked in the door. I sampled several of their home brewed beers and I didn't like any of them so I...More

Thank JenLavin
jdavid979, Owner at Ship Inn Restaurant & Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded 12 May 2018

Hi Jen, Thanks so much for the review. We're so sorry we let you down on your visit. I'm hoping you can help me out a bit so we might better serve our guests. Do you recall which beer and cocktail you had? We realize...More

Reviewed 30 March 2018

The Ship delivers a consistently excellent experience for their patrons.Yes, we live in town so we support the management and their business but we actually love coming here. Its a nice family place for lunch and dinner.The new owners are really making it work with...More

Reviewed 25 March 2018

We visited here while out and about. On the plus side, the staff was very friendly and attentive and as a man who likes microbrews, I found their beers very good. The restaurant is clean and well appointed and has a nice creekside location. As...More

Thank RJN612
jdavid979, Owner at Ship Inn Restaurant & Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded 12 May 2018

Hi RJN, Thank you so much for the review. We're happy to read that our staff was welcoming and we're glad you liked our menu. I'm interested to learn which dishes you thought were small. We're getting ready for a menu update and your feedback...More

Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

In the spirit of full disclosure, I would go to the Ship just to drink the Best Bitters whether or not I enjoy the food. Having said that, I just visited on January 28 for an early dinner with family. We were seated immediately and...More

Thank Bob K
jdavid979, Owner at Ship Inn Restaurant & Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 March 2018

Thanks so much for the kind review Bob! It's most appreciated. We have lots more great stuff in store. Hope to have you out again soon!

Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

New owners now. Normally I never review a restaurant I have been to twice unless things changed to the worse or better from a previous visit. The reason for this time is new owners. The new owners(husband and wife) are breathing so young fresh light...More

Thank dave911nj
jdavid979, Owner at Ship Inn Restaurant & Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded 12 May 2018

Hi Dave, Thanks so much for the kind review. We're thrilled to hear you like the new energy at the Ship. We have lots more in store so we hope to see you soon! Sincerely, Joseph David

Reviewed 28 December 2017

We went for the vegetarian pot pie and were not disappointed. It was delicious, the craft beer, brewed on site, was pretty good too! Try the Killer Bee beer and the fish and chips was enough for two people.

Thank Karen554
jdavid979, Owner at Ship Inn Restaurant & Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded 12 May 2018

Hi Karen, Thank you so much for the review. It means a lot to us here at the Ship that you enjoyed your visit. We hope to have you out again soon. Sincerely, Joseph

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Brew Pub, Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 61 Bridge St, Milford, NJ 08848-1264
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Milford
  • Phone Number: +1 908-995-0188
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