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The Ship Inn

€€ - €€€, British,
Mawgan-In-Meneage | Helston, Mawgan, Helston TR12 6AD, England
+44 1326 221240
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  • Excellent86%
  • Very good11%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (27 reviews)
“crab starter” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Mawgan-In-Meneage | Helston, Mawgan, Helston TR12 6AD, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Every trip to this part of Cornwall includes a visit to The Ship. Ali and Greg always provide a friendly welcome and food you want to lick the plate clean. There's always fresh fish, a vegetarian option and a couple of meat dishes. Last night...More

1  Thank Tracey M
Reviewed 4 days ago

What a hidden little Cornish gem, exquisite food, worthy of a Michelin star, the flavours, the presentation, all way beyond what I could imagine, no trip to Cornwall is complete without dinner here.... I shall be back thank you

2  Thank Penny A
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Me and my partner visit Cornwall few times a year and we decided to look for a new place to eat,came across this little place called the ship inn,well wow what amazing food perfectly cooked great service great beer what more good you want 1st...More

Thank Steven H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed the hospitality and food. Steaks were very good, service friendly, good beers, reasonable wine costs.

Thank Chispeee
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited the Ship Inn for the first time not really knowing what to expect. It was a dismal, cool, wet evening but upon entering a very warm and friendly greeting awaited us. We were made very welcome and enjoyed the cosy and homely atmosphere....More

1  Thank Trikkitikki
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a warm and friendly welcome awaited us as we entered 'The Ship Inn'. A common pub name but uncommon menu and quality of food prepared and cooked beautifully. There were gluten free options throughout the menu including a lovely chocolate pudding. Well presented food...More

1  Thank Leckhampton_2012
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A real find. Some amazingly original dishes including superb crab macaroni starter and mint panacotta dessert with beautiful strawberries, Three courses for £30 deal makes this pub busy from the moment the doors open . Very advisable to book. Real test of a great menu...More

1  Thank blueskychaser
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate here and found the food excellent. We had the crab and macaroni for starters and the cold soup and both were outstanding. We had rump steak with blue cheese and rosemary chips, tomatoes and lemon and garlic butter, and the brie stuffed chicken...More

Thank lemonelemi
Reviewed 11 September 2017

We had read the reviews of the Ship and we drove for miles to find it down country lanes. The menu is very limited which left little choice. The food was generally very good. The chips with the steak were dipped in blue cheese which...More

Thank Martin P
Reviewed 23 August 2017

We were on holiday nearby and were recommended to try The Ship Inn. I'm so glad we did. We received a warm welcome from the owner and the menu was varied and extremely well priced. I really liked the fixed priced menu and at £20...More

1  Thank Haydnw
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$17 - US$29
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mawgan-In-Meneage | Helston, Mawgan, Helston TR12 6AD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Helston  >  Mawgan
  • Phone Number: +44 1326 221240
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