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Reopened 4 July 2020 with 22 rules for compliance with Covid 19 safety requirements. Outside table service only for now, please contact the pub if you want to book a space.

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Ship Inn

Mount Pleasant Road
Porthleven
HELSTON
TR13 9JS

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Opening Times

Monday11.00 am - Midnight
Tuesday11.00 am - Midnight
Wednesday11.00 am - Midnight
Thursday11.00 am - Midnight
Friday11.00 am - Midnight
Saturday11.00 am - Midnight
Sunday11.00 am - Midnight

Meal Times

12:00 - 14:30, 18:00 - 21:00
Winter 12:00 - 14:30, 18:00 - 21:00 Mon - Sat
12:00 - 14:30 Sun

Owner

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About the Pub

Perched above the SW corner of the harbour, this is an old fishermen's pub accessed via steep stone steps. The pub has an open if rambling, almost U-shaped bar area, with a fire at each end and stone walls hung with plentiful mixed but mainly maritime bric-à-brac and interesting old photos taken locally around the end of the 19th century. The floor is wooden near the bar, and slate in the dining area. The open-beamed ceiling is decorated with banknotes, beermats and even postage stamps, and a coin 'collection' is built on the bar support posts. The family room is separate. Food is available daily. Although the windows are small there are superb views over the harbour and out to sea, better enjoyed from the outside tables on various levels; look out for the local 6-oared pilot gig practising on summer evenings. Entertainment runs to folk singers on Wednesday evenings, otherwise is limited to background music. The faint of heart should beware on stormy days!

Regular cask ales

This pub serves 4 regular beers.

  • Sharp's Cornish Coaster
  • Sharp's Doom Bar
  • Skinner's Porthleven
  • Tintagel Harbour Special

Changing cask ales

This pub serves 1 changing beer.

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Ship Inn, Porthleven

Features

  • RealAle Real Ale Available
  • Cider Real Cider Available

    Orchard Pig Maverick.

Facilities

  • LunchtimeMeals Lunchtime Meals
  • EveningMeals Evening Meals
  • Garden Pub Garden
  • DogFriendly Dog Friendly
  • FamilyFriendly Family Friendly
  • LiveMusic Live Music
  • RealFire Real Fire
  • SportsTV Sports TV
  • WiFi Wifi

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Ship Inn

Mount Pleasant Road
Porthleven
HELSTON
TR13 9JS

Sat Nav Reference

50.083428, -5.317091

OS Reference

SW628257

Transport

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Nearby Bus Routes (300m)

First Kernow: U4

Bus stops ID (text to 84268 for next services): corajdmg (W-bound); corajdmd (E-bound)

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