The Ship & Castle Pub
We at The Ship & Castle are based near Portsmouth ferry port, the perfect place to stop for fine traditional fare before or after your crossing. Celebrate the best of British before you head out of the country, with a hearty ale and superb meal out in our sunny garden or cosy bar.

On your return from the continent or if you are on a leisurely day out, you might well be craving for some traditional British home cooking and a drink. Head to our pub and you’ll find some of the best pub food in Portsmouth – with an extensive menu featuring classic meals like Cottage Pie, a delicious Mixed Grill and a range of homemade specials on offer daily. We also have two well kept real ales available and a good range of beers, wines, spirits and soft drinks which means you’ll be spoiled for choice at our bar.

Our Food Serving Times include: Monday to Sunday: 12:00 – 14:30 / 17:00 – 21:00

We are one of the best pubs in Portsmouth for families, we have a host of board games to keep you and the kids entertained. Dogs are more than welcome to come along too!

Please do not hesitate to get in contact with us for further information on any of our services or you can simply come down and see first hand what we can do for you – we would love to meet you! Alternatively you can visit our social media pages to hear about our latest adventures, news and deals.

Opening Hours


11:00 - 00:00


11:00 - 00:00


11:00 - 00:00


11:00 - 00:00


11:00 - 00:00


11:00 - 01:00


11:00 - 22:30