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#4,104 of 16,984 Restaurants in London
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Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub
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Lunch, Drinks
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Wheelchair Accessible, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed January 26, 2020

Met up with friends before going on for a meal, pub is really popular and pretty packed but able to find a table, service was excellent which was surprising with number of customers and only ever had to wait a few seconds. Ideal pub if...visiting Soho, Leicester square areaMore

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed January 12, 2020

Stumbled across this pub when walking through Soho on Saturday early evening. The music is great, there is a friendly atmosphere and bar staff are friendly and efficient. We ended up staying for the London Bowie tour which we really enjoyed. The turn out was...great and the bar staff continued to work efficiently to serve drinks quickly. Toilets were clean. Thanks!More

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed December 14, 2019

The Ship is a historic trip back in time when pubs where the heart and soul of the community, the entertainment for the masses and the meeting points for all business and conversations. The Ship is a great trip back in time with the ambiance...of current day London.More

Date of visit: March 2019
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Reviewed December 11, 2019

Old school boozer in the heart of Soho with a good selection of food and drink. Prices are reasonable. Staff friendly.

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed December 9, 2019 via mobile

Lively loud London pub that I went to on a busy Saturday afternoon. Beer was good, the music was loud and the toilets were oh so wet.....

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed December 5, 2019

Good pint at a fair price. Lovely old character pub with friendly bar staff. We would visit again next time we're around that way.More

Date of visit: December 2019
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Amelie S, Manager at The Ship, responded to this reviewResponded December 9, 2019

Hi there, Thank you very much for your comments. We are quite lucky to have a pub that has the old school charm and I'm so glad that our team were friendly and engaging with you. Would be really happy to have you back if...More

Reviewed October 19, 2019 via mobile

Popped in here after the Soho Punk walking tour. I would have stayed longer if the WiFi had been working. Cool place with yummy lunch and good beer.

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed September 23, 2019

Popped in for a couple of pints with friends after theatre on Saturday afternoon. Great place, very different to some of the other pubs in the area. Good music and great selection of Ales. Stood outside and watched the world go by. Brilliant !!

Date of visit: September 2019
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Amelie S, General Manager at The Ship, responded to this reviewResponded October 3, 2019

Thanks a lot for your review Steve!

Reviewed August 18, 2019 via mobile

Popped into The Ship for a quick pint and light lunch on Saturday. Great little boozer with a good choice of beers. Big shout out to the landlord who recounted tales of some of the old rock stars who frequented the place. Just a shame...we had the kids with us otherwise the wife and I would have happily stopped all afternoon.More

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed July 2, 2019

We were referred to this pub by a buddy who lived in the city. We wanted to find a place where we could hear some older UK music. This is just the place. Good food as well.

Date of visit: January 2019
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