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The Ship

) #1 of 3 Restaurants in Strensall $$ - $$$ , British,
23 The Village, Strensall, York YO32 5XS, England
+44 1904 490302
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
Travelers talk about
“steak” (16 reviews)
“pie” (10 reviews)
“skinny fries” (3 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 pm - 9:00 pmAll hours
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
23 The Village, Strensall, York YO32 5XS, England
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1 - 10 of 160 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

On two occasions now we have witnessed toddlers fall and split their heads which has required hospital treatment The children's play area is not safe The bench seats are toddler head height if they trip and the corners are very sharp - they are placed...More

Thank Ged S
Reviewed 4 days ago

Noted sign advertising reduced prices for pensioners, we gave it a try and, enjoyed friendly service and good food.Small portion of Scampi and full haddock with chunky chips were very well cooked,but suggest to host and hostess Martin and, Irene,dispense with the sachets of tomato...More

Thank Robert K
Reviewed 5 days ago

Had a very nice (Light-Bites) Steak Pie and Chips. Gravy good. Staff very obliging and service was quick.

Thank TreeMates
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lots of atmosphere, staff friendly, busy pub. Deep fried Halloumi with chips- not a good idea, very greasy. Scampi and chips also not that nice. The portion sizes are great, presentation good. I am not sure, but perhaps it was something to do with the...More

Thank Anna444_11
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have visited the pub several times. The food is good. Mostly English with a quirky slant on several dishes. The best thing on the menu is the creamy mushroom starter, oh so divine. Children and dogs are welcome in the bar , children have...More

Thank SouthYorkshireTinalg
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

From walking in to stripping outside, this was a very pleasant experience. The staff were friendly, the food was hot, fresh and tasty. Cannot fault the place and will definitely be back.

Thank elenahick
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here on the way home from a day out.. What can i say absoultly beautiful food and good value for money. We sat in the beer garden as it was a lovely day and we took our dog! The steak and ale pie...More

Thank Hannah S
Reviewed May 12, 2017

We visited The Ship for the first time on a Thursday evening, the place was a good level of busy. We'd booked a table in advance and were taken straight through. We had mains and desserts, all were strong dishes, well cooked. Steak cooked exactly...More

Thank jess_b_york
Reviewed May 9, 2017

We were on our way to an evening function in Sherrif Hutton from Bolton and wanted a meal. Unfortunately not many places provide food on a Monday at 5 pm. I looked at Strenshall as it was on the way and found the Ship. What...More

Thank rmolloy1
Reviewed May 7, 2017 via mobile

This pub is very rarely empty.It has a reasonable variety of alcohol to choose from.We have not tried food but what we have seen looks really well presented and value for money.Try it for yourself.

Thank IAN B
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Are dogs allowed? We are looking to eat at lunchtime on a Saturday. Is booking recommended?
July 9, 2015|
Response from Stef C | Property representative |
Yes of course! And yes, we always advise to book, just give us a call 01904 490302. Look forward to seeing you soon
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$9 - $27
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Wine and Beer
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Families with children, Bar scene, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 7:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23 The Village, Strensall, York YO32 5XS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  York  >  Strensall
  • Phone Number: +44 1904 490302
  • E-mail
We are a family run, family friendly great British pub & dining. We pride ourselves on locally sourced ingredients wherever possible! And freshly prepared and home cooked food. We do not do fast food, we do great food - as fast as we can! Our relaxed restaurant is the perfect place for a great hearty meal or something a little more special! Or pop in for a pint and a few snacks in the family room/bar!
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