Bar & Lounge at The Ship Inn - Holy Island of Lindisfarne

The Ship Inn has gained an excellent island reputation for the food and drink it serves throughout the year. It has a good selection of CAMRA approved ales with hand pulled cask ales providing Holy Island bitter from award winning Hadrian & Border Brewery, Northumberland Matfen Brewery and Allendale Brewery plus seasonal changes featuring other guest beers from around the U.K.

In addition our keg ales are supported by Belhaven, John Smiths, Stella 4, Guiness, Fosters, San Miguel, ciders from Strongbow and Suffolk cider Aspels. Combine this with an excellent range of malt whiskies, wines and spirits from around the world ensures the discerning drinker is well catered for. A drink can be enjoyed at the bar or the well furnished lounge area all featuring comfortable seating and tables.

In the cold winter months the wood burner is often lit where you can relax by the warmth of a traditional fire and just savour the atmosphere that a traditional inn can offer. Whether enjoying a drink, talking to friends or loved ones, relax reading a paper or book, just while away the day savouring the uniqueness of this inn on Holy Island.

At lunchtime a more simplistic menu covering light bites, homemade soup (suitable for vegetarians) and a range of carefully selected fillings for our sandwiches to see you through the day.

Evening Meals

Priority booking is offered to our room guests plus table reservations offered to non residents. In the evening we offer an a la carte menu covering our sought after haddock fillets, other locally sourced fish, crab, Northumbrian sourced meats used in our home made steak & ale pie plus other home made meals. When using our reserved tables you can just sit back and relax enjoy the meal & drink of your choice without leaving your seat as we offer a full waiter service to ensure you savour The Ship Inn's unique charm.

The Ship Inn Covid-19 Notice

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Champagne Room Welcome - For that special touch upon your arrival.

Room Rates

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Tide Times

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