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The Ship and Bell

$$ - $$$British, ,
6 London Road, Horndean, Waterlooville PO8 0BZ, England
+44 23 9307 9301
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good28%
  • Average12%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible9%
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“mash” (5 reviews)
“beef” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
6 London Road, Horndean, Waterlooville PO8 0BZ, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Had a very enjoyable Christmas Meal (midweek special offer) with 3 friends. Food was delicious and plenty of it. So many vegetable that we couldn’t eat them all. But I have to admit it was very busy and service was on the slow side for...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank D M
theshipandbell2017, Owner at The Ship and Bell, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for your feedback, Great to hear you had a lovely meal our midweek offer has been very popular, we hope to see you again. Gemma

Reviewed 2 days ago

Had set Xmas menu with friends on 13/12/18...food was ok..but very,very small portions really small portion meat,1 very small bowl of sprouts and 1 very small bowl of carrots for 4 people, plus given 2 very small roast potatoes plus tiniest portion of raspberry and...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank wallybe1
theshipandbell2017, Owner at The Ship and Bell, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for your feedback, I am sorry to hear you did not enjoy your meal with us, the mid week special offer you had £16 for 3 course is a very good offer and we have not had any issue, if you have any...More

Reviewed 2 days ago

3 adults and a 2 year old had a lovely meal, the braised beef was excellent. As a chef of 34 years I would have been proud to have cooked it myself. Great value for many and excellent service. A lovely experience Well done to...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Simonfishers
Reviewed 3 days ago

Really cosy entrance with log fire and smiley staff. Beautifully decorated and set tables. Confident complimentary staff who were attentive and pleased to serve. Fresh local beer and plenty of gins to choose from too! Lovely menu for week day but also shown the Christmas...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 205amandat
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Have to say this wasn’t the best of pubs . The two waitresses took our drinks order twice but took forever to arrive . The starters were fine presented well and tasted good the cutlery was taken away with the cleared plates and not replaced...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 998princessa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We host a football club committee meeting here on a regular basis and are made to feel very welcome. Great food and friendly staff.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Simon N
theshipandbell2017, Owner at The Ship and Bell, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you , look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed October 29, 2018

Went in the Ship and Bell whilst passing last Friday to be greeted so warmly. The Bacon, Brie and Cranberry on brown is to die for. Quite excellent. The staff were friendly, bubbly and extremely helpful. Can't ask for anything more. Thanks for a good...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Gill T
Reviewed October 24, 2018 via mobile

Booked here for girlfriends birthday meal with family. Service and food was excellent. No faults found

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Adam T
Reviewed October 22, 2018 via mobile

Tried to get dinner tonight at 8.20 only to be told the kitchen had closed early. Very disappointing. Shall not be returning anytime soon.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank L7973BLtimk
Reviewed October 13, 2018 via mobile

Looking for the best pub in Waterloo ville/Horndean area and this is your one. Great staff and great atmosphere. Fuller's pubs always provide great choices of Ales and reasonably priced too. Good beer garden too. Only thing I would love to see is football on....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Billy S
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Cliff H
June 9, 2017|
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Response from theshipandbell2017 | Property representative |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$9 - $19
Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Large groups, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 London Road, Horndean, Waterlooville PO8 0BZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Waterlooville  >  Horndean
  • Phone Number: +44 23 9307 9301
  • E-mail
From flooring and furniture to a new kitchen fit-out, we’re making plenty of changes here. The pub will retain its traditional feel, but with a modern twist - using real woods, leather chairs, and a colour palette of dark greens and greys for a smart, contemporary feel.
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