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Review of The Ship Inn

The Ship Inn
Ranked #52 of 100 Restaurants in Retford
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Dining options: Late Night, Reservations
Description: Now under new management from September 2017, following a full refurbishment. We serve fantastic homemade food 7 days a week and also Sunday lunches. Amongst other drinks, we offer a choice of 8 cask ales, craft gins, cocktails and freshly ground coffees. Join us for drinks or food in a cozy and friendly atmosphere.
Reviewed July 9, 2013

Great pub..great atmosphere..the food is lovely..great staff and landlord is spot on!! Gud beer garden to..a great crowd

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1  Thank shazbang2
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Reviewed July 8, 2013

We have been for Sunday lunch here many times, sometimes just the two of us, sometimes in a bigger group. The food is consistently good, superbly cooked by Sue; where else could you find at least 8 (10 is the record!) different vegetables, crisp, never mushy, and always more if you want them? The meat can be cooked to your taste (one of us likes beef well done, the other likes it rare).
Helen serves the food with the utmost efficiency and good humour, and is always happy to discuss the menu and accommodate the customers.
Jon, the landlord, is most welcoming in his "non-plastic" pub, which has a very relaxed atmosphere; we drink the excellent cider, and we're told by beer-drinkers that that is equally good. The bar-staff are all friendly and chatty (if you are!). The courtyard is fantastic: art-work and flowers and vegetables, as well as an antique shop and a gallery, are all a delight!
Christina and Roger Jones

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1  Thank Penningtonwalk
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Reviewed July 7, 2013

...great beer, home cooked food and good crowd. Beer garden is one of a kind with an art studio and eclectic antiques.

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Reviewed July 2, 2013

I have had several meals here during the last few months and have been more than satisfied with the friendly service and superb quality of the food and the hospitality of all of the staff . The ongoing developments of the beer garden are fascinating and so creative it's worth the visit for that alone and if it takes your fancy you can browse through the three galleries within the beer garden itself . I would highly recommend the Rum Runner in Retford with confidence .
Thanks to all the staff and kind regards looking forward to my next visit . Hacksaw 1958

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Reviewed June 16, 2013

Service excellent helpful and with a smile both at the bar and food service.
Food quality was outstanding and at a sensible price, the portions fantastic just perfect. Puddings amazing food all homemade.
Overall experience will defo be visiting monthly.

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1  Thank ann250175
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