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The Ship Inn

Church Street, Axmouth EX12 4AF, England
+44 1297 21838
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“pork medallions” (10 reviews)
“steak” (56 reviews)
“whitebait” (18 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Church Street, Axmouth EX12 4AF, England
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Reviewed April 1, 2017 via mobile

Saturday night and an excellent meal and service. We had pil pil - the best we've had including those in Spain! Calamari, again delicious although maybe a little skimpy on the portion size compared to the pil pil ;) For main course we both opted...More

1  Thank HG-Realreviews
Reviewed March 28, 2017 via mobile

What a lovely place . Staff friendly , setting lovely . Food amazing . Would definatly return . My only criticism would be we would of liked to have chosen where we sat as our anniversary , but we were put at a small table...More

2  Thank Mrs M B
Reviewed March 27, 2017 via mobile

A Mother's Day treat- a late 9pm dinner at the Ship Inn was thoroughly enjoyed by us both. We had huge, good value steaks and scallops and delicious crumble and clotted cream. Friendly staff, even though they were clearly rushed off their feet, and everything...More

2  Thank Manel K
Reviewed March 26, 2017

Walked to the Ship from our B&B in Seaton. Staff were welcoming on both occasions and the food was brilliant. The servings are generous and offer good value for money. Well worth the walk down and back just make sure you take a torch for...More

Thank Brian F
Reviewed March 15, 2017 via mobile

Been here a few times and never fails to impress. I went for the whole Dover soul which was caught that day according the the strapping young bartender (who was very friendly and helpful) and my husband went for the belly pork with mash and...More

2  Thank Dorris2512
Reviewed March 14, 2017

This was a very interesting experience. My friend, whom I had lunch with had recommended The Ship in Axmouth for lunch. This was an impromptu lunch, so did not have chance to look at their website or ring & check, which I normally do. However,...More

Thank thejanestuckey
Reviewed March 7, 2017

Have been eating at the Ship Inn on and off for a few years now and finally got round to writing a review as its deserving of praise. Very friendly staff, large a varied menu with great locally sourced produce and creative specials. A little...More

1  Thank Lexi S
Reviewed February 25, 2017

Had a nice but brief visit in January this year, would like to go back when we have more time in the near future

1  Thank Londonner2011
Reviewed February 24, 2017

From the young waitresses in next to no clothes to the arrogant bartender... We had our doubts but gave this place a chance after a friend recommending. We ordered a drink at the bar (reasonably priced drinks), we didn't even receive eye contact! We were...More

2  Thank _RachelB_086
Reviewed February 22, 2017

Staying for the night in nearby Seaton we drove past the Ship Inn on our way through. We both commented on how nice it looked from the outside. Once we confirmed they were serving food on a Sunday night we went back, and we were...More

1  Thank Toni G
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Questions & Answers
January 2, 2017|
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Response from Stephen B | Reviewed this property |
Dogs in the bar and conservatory eating area and garden when we were there. However, didn't see any in the main 'restaurant' area.
claudine h
July 10, 2016|
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Response from cookie250 | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is parking next to The Ship. Again it would be recommended to book in advance and let them know, it gets quite busy. Enjoy!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Scenic view, Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Large groups, Bar scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Church Street, Axmouth EX12 4AF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Axmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1297 21838
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