The Ship Inn

“Unspoilt pub in an unspoilt fishing port”



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Dating from the 17th century, this smugglers' inn is built into the cliffs, and is approached by a flight of stone steps. In summer there’s nothing better than sitting with a glass of ale and watching the fishing boats coming and going in the picturesque Porthleven harbour. In winter, a log fires warms the interior. Beer mats and brasses adorn the ceiling and walls. The food is kept simple – fish pies, steak, mussels, crab and catch of the day.

The Ship Inn
Phone : 01326 564204


  • Children welcome
  • Children's portions
  • Free Wifi
  • Garden
Opening times
  • Open all year
Food and Drink
  • Wide selection of Ales
  • Wide selection of ciders

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