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Ship Inn

€€ - €€€, British,
Milnthorpe, Cumbria, Milnthorpe LA7 7HW, England
+44 15395 63113
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“cajun chicken” (4 reviews)
“mash” (9 reviews)
“sunday roast” (9 reviews)
Closes in 4 min
00:00 - 23:59All hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Milnthorpe, Cumbria, Milnthorpe LA7 7HW, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

went here in winter one sunday for a roast dinner.Had heard it was verynice i had beef and my wife had lamb and itwas very reasonable.We mixed and matched the meat,and everything else on the plate was excellent. BOOKING is advisable on asunday as it...More

1  Thank andrewdobson5519
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

I came with a friend a couple of weeks ago I ordered lasagne and she ordered cold ham. I was disappointed with the lasagne I always have it but this time it was tasteless and very small it normally fills the lasagne dish it wasn’t...More

1  Thank hazel_b2
Reviewed 26 October 2017

Additional note to my previous review. It may be advisable, especially for a large party, to book a table in advance as it can get busy, (guess that says it all eh?) as it is very popular. Wonderful food with a great variety of dishes,...More

1  Thank pbramham
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

We have been using this inn for 6years now and our favourite dish has often been their "home made pie of the day" this dish has always been exellent until pur recent visit when we were served with an individual shop bought pie!!!!!! That was...More

Thank Lynda H
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

Wow what can I say it's a great place to go lovely views it's a great place to clear ur mind it's good for all ages

1  Thank Katrina D
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Seven girlies had a great evening here a couple of nights before my daughters wedding. We all had different starters and mains and none of us had any complaints. The steak pie was fantastic, chicken burger also great, cottage pie was that big it couldn't...More

2  Thank tracy8623
Reviewed 2 October 2017

I don't drink, but I have been for a lunch here occasionally. It is always of good quality, and if it is timed accurately, the later of the two daily buses between Kendal and Arnside can be caught, from the stop outside. My last visit...More

1  Thank David D
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Went to The Ship for my birthday with family ,the service was great .The food was the best not one complaint by any members of our family .We all had different food .I had peppered steak ,cooked to just the right way ,medium rare ,Service...More

2  Thank Barrow123
Reviewed 2 October 2017

I dined here with some friends whilst on a wedding weekend . What a great place , really warm cosy feeling when you enter the place with lots of character . The food was lovely , lots of daily specials including the steak in ale...More

1  Thank pony36
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Had another excellent meal here. Even though it was busy and we hadn't booked the staff remained calm, friendly and professional throughout the time we we were there. The food is excellent quality and very large portions but I do believe that some dishes come...More

3  Thank pengypup
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Barry N
14 October 2017|
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Response from David D | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, don't know. I haven't been in for some years. The system is poor as it doesn't allow a date of more than a year earlier from the review. I am not interested in Sky TV anyway!
gemma w
17 August 2017|
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christine h
7 August 2017|
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Response from megan674 | Reviewed this property |
No but plenty of air B and B,S in Storth one about 5 mins walk from the ship
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Milnthorpe, Cumbria, Milnthorpe LA7 7HW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Milnthorpe
  • Phone Number: +44 15395 63113
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The Ship Inn is located on the B5282 in between Milnthorpe and Arnside, with spectacular views over the Kent estuary. On clear days you can savour the views of the Lake District fells and valleys of the Langdales and Coniston Old Man from the Ship Inn.
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