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Ship Inn

) #1 of 2 Restaurants in Dunwich $$ - $$$ , British,
St. James's Street, Dunwich IP17 3DT, England
+44 1728 648219
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good36%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“scotch egg” (17 reviews)
“fondue” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
St. James's Street, Dunwich IP17 3DT, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

A lovely old pub, with good foot, too, and a garden for a nice day. Best visited away from the main summer tourist season, and very atmospheric on a cool autumn day

Thank rfortey
Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked in the restaurant for a small party of 5, an evening meal after a long walk. The food was very good (variety of starters then fish and chips, burger and pie) and I would then probably give it a second chance as the service...More

2  Thank docanes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited hear while on holiday in Dunwich. Fantastic food - the portions and standard of food was of a very high standard with prices being very fair of the average chain restaurant. The building itself was beautiful, a very quaint and old fashioned pub in...More

Thank Headgirl2006
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food here looks good although we have not eaten here as yet. The beer is good and kept well. Oldie worldie type of place. The bar staff were helpful too which makes a pub for me

Thank Hatti S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A wet & windy day on the Suffolk Coast but after a bracing walk along the beach and a swim in the North Sea for 2 Labradors & a teenager, The Ship was a great place for a meal. We'd pre-booked as we were 7...More

Thank Liz W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Called here on a circular walk from Dunwich Heath to Dunwich and this was ideal as it was halfway, allowing us to re-fuel. The food is of a good standard and the staff were attentive and friendly and the portion sizes were ok.

Thank MattnMarie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Six of us ate here after a hard day's work. The service was attentive and friendly, the food unanimously rated as excellent. The portions were generous. If you're going for three courses arrive hungry! I struggled to finish. Next time I'm working near here I...More

Thank DorsetRecorder
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have been to the Ship on many occasions and always had delicious fish and chips but our last visit was not the same standard . I had the place and chips , the place was very small and the chips we a mixture of...More

Thank Christine S
Reviewed 9 July 2017

The food was very good, I had traditional fish n chips and a Lemon Posett both excellent, breakfast next morning was very good ans efficientlt served

Thank Mjadventures1948
Reviewed 6 July 2017

Arrived about 1pm on a sunny Saturday afternoon, looked very busy from the oustside but inside bar was empty and then walking through tables were all full in the courtyard so we headed to the garden. Lots of bench tables on a hilly grass slope,...More

Thank BillyB18
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$51 - US$51
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups, View, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: St. James's Street, Dunwich IP17 3DT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Dunwich
  • Phone Number: +44 1728 648219
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