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The Ship Inn

Low Newton by the Sea, Newton by the Sea, Alnwick NE66 3EL, England
+44 1665 576262
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Open Now
11:00 am - 11:00 pmAll hours
Bar, Seafood, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Low Newton by the Sea, Newton by the Sea, Alnwick NE66 3EL, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

After finding The Ship 6 years ago on my last visit then to realise you need to book for dinner..... this time we booked 2 weeks in advance on our recent break in the most beautiful part of England.....Northumberland. After 6 year wait, we were...More

Thank DougReading_BerksUK
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We were recommend this place but we very dissapointed. We arrived at 11.40am on Sunday, the beach at Low Newton is fantastic but this place needs to learn to be a bit more welcoming. We tried to go into the pub but were abruptly told...More

Thank Gavin R
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It was very busy with loads of people sat outside, with just a couple of staff at the bar meaning there was a very long queue. However the food came quickly, an excellent two cheese Ploughman's. They have a brewery on site with half a...More

Thank HHH666Y
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The Ship is part of a square of fishermen's cottages ( now owned by the National Trust I believe) and faces out onto the grass, across the beach to the sea. No doubt the weather and good company helped but we had a lovely afternoon...More

1  Thank Katherine G
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The Ship was a great find! It's very relaxed inside with a range of ales on tap. It's also quite easy to miss as it is set back from the road. Friendly service by local people overlooking the sea....what more could you want? TOP TIP:...More

Thank flintinio17
Reviewed 1 week ago

Holiday season - essential to book. Great food and ambience. Dog friendly which is welcome. Quite simply some of the best kippers this side of Mars (and they will even serve them at dinner time if you ask even though they're on the lunch menu!)

Thank NavigatorNW
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stood for 10-15 minutes in a queue waiting to get a very average beer and served by staff who had no interest in their customers - would not go back or recommend this establishment

Thank Russell W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A lovely old traditional pub, just like you'd expect by the sea. A great simple menu, serving lovely sandwiches, ploughmans etc. it was extremely busy when we were there for lunch but our party of 8 were served quickly with really tasty food. We had...More

Thank Emma B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well we had a rather pleasant afternoon, staff were friendly and helpful. Beers were great. Look forward to returning.

Thank Ivan E
Reviewed 1 week ago

I really liked the ship in..... the staff and owners were friendly but there was an all pervading sense of this being someone local and you can either get on with it or not..... we don't really care. The food was ok.....the service was ok....the...More

Thank Dave H
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April 2, 2017|
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Response from NorthShieldsBoy | Reviewed this property |
Don't believe it has any rooms, I have only eaten and drunk there
James W
February 26, 2017|
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Response from richardfrancis50 |
Just done the walk beadnell bay to ship inn and then returned back to bay 3 hrs 40 mins ,40 mins at the ship . Oh took the mrs and the dog so slowed me down a bit ha ha .
November 13, 2016|
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Response from Karen V | Reviewed this property |
They only take cash.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Scenic view, Bar scene, Families with children, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:00 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
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Low Newton by the Sea, Newton by the Sea, Alnwick NE66 3EL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northumberland  >  Alnwick  >  Newton by the Sea
  • Phone Number: +44 1665 576262
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