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1120 W 17th St, Santa Ana, CA 92706
714-550-6700
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11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Good English Pub Food in Orange County ..... TRUE!

My wife and I were looking for something different one night in Orange County while visiting relatives. We decided on fish & chips ... and what better place for that ... then an English style pup. We tried Olde Ship and were very glad that we did. From our seating by an authentic Englishwoman, to... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 27, 2015
John R
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Colorado Springs, Colorado, United States
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Colorado Springs, Colorado, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

My wife and I were looking for something different one night in Orange County while visiting relatives. We decided on fish & chips ... and what better place for that ... then an English style pup. We tried Olde Ship and were very glad that we did. From our seating by an authentic Englishwoman, to our sampling of English ales,... More 

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los angeles
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Dinner at the Olde Ship was the perfect way to close out our day at the Scottish Fest in Costa Mesa: a cozy booth, great selection of beer and ale, fish and chips. The wait staff were friendly and helpful. Probably a great "local" for anyone who lives nearby.

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Laguna Beach, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

I have been to the Olde Ship in Fullerton some time ago but this is the first visit to the Santa Ana location which is much larger. As you might imagine this is an English Pub and both in the décor and those sitting at the bar you might think you were on the East side of London. Very eclectic... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015 via mobile

The Olde Ship is a Santa Ana jewel. Great Roast Beef, legendary fish and chips, memorable corned beef and cabbage and a terrific salad selection. Full bar with specialty beers. Friendly bartenders and wait staff. Go one time and you'll be back again and again

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Tim Ziesmer
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

Everything a British pub should be. Excellent and huge beer selection, the pasties are great. Often sports on the tellies, football (both kinds), etc. The staff are super as well. When there is live music, it is as loud as it should be. I have been many times for drinks or food (which is usually very good yet variable, choose... More 

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West Malling, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

came here with my wife late morning just as they opened . This looks like a typical old style English pub the way they looked 39 years ago. Great. The have televised premiership football so must be popular those occasion whether English teams play. I came here specifically for an English breakfast and was not disappointed . It was fantastic.... More 

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South Central Orange County, CA
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

I love fish and chips, so the Olde Ship sounded like a good choice. After all, my wife and daughters are anglophiles who watch BBC programmes as if they were going out of style. The quaint decor of the pub/ restaurant got us off to a good start. From there it was all down hill. The fish batter was chewy... More 

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Santa Ana, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

The Olde Ship has great food and especially like the Fish & Chips! Many Brews to choose from too. Been there on Fridays where they have live music. Love the ambiance.

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Santa Ana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Great food and the portions are enough for two people. My husband and I enjoy having dinner and listening to the music on Friday nights. At times it gets very busy waiting for our food but this gives a chance to talk and enjoy our drink, besides the food is worth the wait and the staff is always so friendly

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Orange County, CA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

British pub food is not known for it's stellar tastes, but each time we go to the Olde Ship, I always feel like my belly is full and my disposition improved. You can get British Beers along with others both domestic and imported - served with a smile. And the food is nothing super special, but served with the traditional... More 

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Additional Information about Olde Ship

Address: 1120 W 17th St, Santa Ana, CA 92706
Phone Number: 714-550-6700
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Santa Ana
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisine: British, Pub

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1120 W 17th St, Santa Ana, CA 92706
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Santa Ana
  • Phone Number: 714-550-6700

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: British, Pub
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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