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The Shippons

Thingwall Road East, Irby CH61 3UA, England
+44 151 648 0449
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good26%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
Travelers talk about
“braised steak” (17 reviews)
“pudding” (20 reviews)
“custard” (13 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Thingwall Road East, Irby CH61 3UA, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Booked family meal for 23 service fantastic staff absolutely wonderful food marvellous! Even a complementary bottle of prossecco from the management wow love this place so much ! 5.95 for 2 courses 8.10 for 3 amazing!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been to this pub on numerous occasions when visiting my parents in the Wirral, it has got to be the best value meal I have ever had. The food is all home cooked and tasty. The service is also excellant , my mother...More

Thank Audrey O
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is only the second time we've been here and was not disappointed. Fast service, lovely hot food and nice surroundings. Definitely worth a visit and the prices are great too 😀😀😀

Thank tazashy
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been here before years ago. Was surprised by the price of starter and main for under £6 thought we were in for tasteless small portions! How wrong could we of been! My wife and I had mushrooms on toast as a starter well seasoned and...More

Thank jonathangW6242OJ
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Birthday meal. Found staff not helpful. Didn't acknowledge our celebration. Asked for lighter for candles. Said didn't have one even though candles on tables. Cheap toast for mushroom starter. Scones from Costco. Explains why food cheap! Half hour later waitress comes round lighting candles. Service...More

2  Thank gaynor h
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

So I have been coming here for a while now. The value for the food is above and beyond anything. For what you are paying the value cannot be beat. Service is very friendly.

Thank Chris S
Reviewed January 15, 2018 via mobile

I absolutely love this place. Our lovely friend and neighbour introduced us to The Shippons and we have been many times since. Lovely food and fabulously priced. The staff are lovely and all the above put together makes for a cracking atmosphere. Keep up the...More

Thank Emma N
Reviewed January 15, 2018 via mobile

First visit of the new year for a birthday meal. Staff very friendly and approachable. We brought a cake for a birthday and they were more than happy to help us celebrate. The new table service is so much better as it cuts down the...More

1  Thank Sylvia_Jones
Reviewed January 11, 2018

we were greeted as we entered by friendly smiley young lady who showed us to are table and explained the waitress service now and looked after us through out the meal. food was great plenty of it and good choice of well cooked comfort food...More

Thank 1965Marley50
Reviewed December 30, 2017

I came with a group of friends for the festive meal. I am sorry to say it was very poor all round. It was extremely busy and the food and service were probably compromised for this reason. We were very disappointed and all agreed that...More

2  Thank carol h
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January 22, 2015|
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Response from Stephen D | Reviewed this property |
Ur question is unintentially hilarious as it bears no resemblance to the Shippons which is a converted land-locked barn - if u do stay it will only be to do the dishes
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special occasions, Kids, Local cuisine, Families with children, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Thingwall Road East, Irby CH61 3UA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Merseyside  >  Wirral  >  Irby
  • Phone Number: +44 151 648 0449
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