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The Ship Inn

Mawgan-In-Meneage | Helston, Mawgan, Helston TR12 6AD, England
+44 1326 221240
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  • Excellent86%
  • Very good11%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“steak” (29 reviews)
“baked cheese” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Mawgan-In-Meneage | Helston, Mawgan, Helston TR12 6AD, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

A welcome return to an old favourite. Everything one could wish for. Wonderful food. Balanced menu. Great welcome. Attentive service. Nothing too much trouble. And clean and orderly, with a welcoming log burning stove. Perfect. Well done Alli and Greg.

1  Thank Billy23_9
Reviewed December 12, 2017

A popular restaurant even out of season, booking essential at weekend. Customers welcomed and coats taken. Both car park and restaurant bigger than appear from road. As we omitted starters had to wait a short while for freshly cooked mains. However plenty of interesting historic...More

1  Thank Elizabeth S
Reviewed December 12, 2017

My wife and I were visiting our daughter and family who have recently moved to the area. As it was my Birthday I was treated to a taxi both ways by my daughter and dinner by my wife. I warmed up with a couple of...More

1  Thank Kevin G
Reviewed November 12, 2017

The menu here is mouth watering. The biggest challenge is having to decide which dish tempts you more. We have been here several times, both with friends and as a couple and it never fails to disappoint. The soufflé is the best I have ever...More

1  Thank Elaine W
Reviewed October 31, 2017

I recently visited this restaurant with a party of 8 of us and we had a very good evening. The food was very good and the service was excellent. There were a couple of items missing from the wine list which was a shame for...More

Thank Mandie S
Reviewed October 22, 2017

We went to The Ship on a wet windy Friday evening to catch up with friends over a meal. We all like the Ship because its relaxed has a good menu, great food and lovely friendly staff and it never lets you down. I do...More

Thank Dacall49
Reviewed October 21, 2017

The Ship Inn is in many ways a perfect Cornish Pub.The dining area is tiny with possibly only 20 covers,so it is advisable to book.The menu is interesting.Quite out of the ordinary.We both ordered the starter of crab and macaroni salad.The food came beautifully presented,with...More

Thank maggie874
Reviewed October 20, 2017 via mobile

We arrived on a Saturday without a booking but the managed to get us in after a while we ordered, the crab and macaroni starter which was lovely then the pork dish and we choose the cheese and biscuits instead of a pudding and that’s...More

Thank Hazel J
Reviewed October 16, 2017

Well nothing new here - As per usual - Amazing food, lovely staff, great atmosphere, warm and cosy oh and to top it off fab value. The Ship is consistantly excellent - nothing more to say!

Thank tregaddra
allihelston, Owner at The Ship Inn, responded to this reviewResponded October 18, 2017

Thanks xxx

Reviewed October 14, 2017 via mobile

Every trip to this part of Cornwall includes a visit to The Ship. Ali and Greg always provide a friendly welcome and food you want to lick the plate clean. There's always fresh fish, a vegetarian option and a couple of meat dishes. Last night...More

1  Thank Tracey M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$18 - $31
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
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Bar scene, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids, Large groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mawgan-In-Meneage | Helston, Mawgan, Helston TR12 6AD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Helston  >  Mawgan
  • Phone Number: +44 1326 221240
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