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Welcome Aboard The Old Ship

The best dog-friendly pub in Richmond’s quaint town centre, proudly serving good old British food and drink.

Autumn Internationals

It's time to warm up the vocal chords and get ready to sing Sweet Chariot for the Autumn Internationals! Scrum on down to us for some serious sliding, slamming action as we show all of the tremendous tackles and tries LIVE on the seven screens around our rugby loving pub. So don't worry if you didn't manage to get tickets we've got the best matchside atmosphere in Richmond covered.

Seasonal Food & Drink

We pride ourselves on serving locally sourced, freshly made food and drink that’ll have you rolling up your sleeves for more! If you need more persuading, take a look at our seasonal menus!

Let The Good Times Roll

We are the go-to spot in Richmond’s town centre for gatherings and celebrations with friends, family and colleagues alike. If you are planning a special occasion and looking to book that wow factor enquire about our Right Upper Deck. With views over George Street, party packages to make you go weak at the knees and a playlist that will keep you on your feet all night long, we are the place to be!

Pub Garden

Our covered and heated Courtyard is the perfect spot to relax alfresco this Winter with your favourite tipple in hand. No need to book, just swing on by and let us take care of the rest.

Watch The Game

Sports lovers rejoice! With BT Sports and Sky here we take our reputation as Richmond's best pub to rival matchside atmosphere seriously. We show all of the action live seven days a week showing all the major games from the Premiership League, Champions League, Europa League, FA Cup, rugby, cricket, tennis and much more!

Richmond’s most loved local

Based in the heart of Richmond High Street, a stone’s throw away from the river or a lovely stroll to Richmond park, The Old Ship is a traditional British pub that is suitable for any occasion.

If you fancy a pre-theatre top notch meal or post cinema pint, the best rugby atmosphere in Richmond, Premiership games on one of our seven Tvs or even our famous Sunday Roast, anything you desire we can do! If you’re as passionate about great British beer, lovely independent spirits (especially gin) & hearty, traditional pub food then sailor, this is the pub for you. Our fires are crackling and our red wines are complex and full bodied, with the warmest and friendliest bar team in Richmond we are the perfect Richmond’s favourite home away from home.

It’s time to warm up the vocal chords and get ready to sing Sweet Chariot for the Autumn Internationals! Scrum on down to us for some serious sliding, slamming action as we show all of the tremendous tackles and tries LIVE on the seven screens around our rugby loving pub. So don’t worry if you didn’t manage to get tickets we’ve got the best matchside atmosphere in Richmond covered.

Dan and the team can’t wait to welcome you.

Say Yule Be There

Don’t get your tinsel in tangle planning your Christmas party this year, join us at The Old Ship! We will be decking the halls, jollying up the magical moments and rolling out the festive feasts so whether it’s the office party you are planning, a long overdue reunion with family or even a big knees up with pals from University, we’ve got you covered in our Upper Deck – aka the best party space in Richmond.So don’t be on Santa’s naughty list this year, go crackers for Christmas with us and get rockin’ around our tree!​​ It’s smooth sailing on Christmas planning from here on out…

Autumn Internationals

It’s time to warm up the vocal chords and get ready to sing Sweet Chariot for the Autumn Internationals! Scrum on down to us for some serious sliding, slamming action as we show all of the tremendous tackles and tries LIVE on the seven screens around our rugby loving pub. So don’t worry if you didn’t manage to get tickets we’ve got the best matchside atmosphere in Richmond covered. Grab a ‘try’ with us and secure your turf now.

Let’s Get Quizzical

That’s right sailors, the best pub quiz in Richmond is a weekly affair. No need to ponder on your mid week humpday plans we’ve got your Wednesday nights covered.
Open your calendars, get us in your diary and smooth sail your way to victory. This is your sign to get you and your smartest (or funniest) friends together and get booked in for our melon twisting pub quiz. There will be lots of prizes up for grabs, including a £50 bar tab, a bottle of wine and much much more so you can be sure of a prize to be raving about. Plus pride. Lots of pride.
You’ve got to be in to win it, time to secure the winners crown!

Our Pub Courtyard

When the weather turns our Courtyard is the place to be, heated and covered throughout so you can go alfresco all year round! Take a break from the hustle and bustle of George Street and make a beeline to us. We’ve got hearty and warming nibbles, delicious cocktails and the very best of brews on tap so you can be sure of a good time with us. 

The Perfect Sunday

On Sunday’s we mean business. Serving up the best Sunday roasts in Richmond with all the finest seasonal trimmings, double egg Yorkies and lashings of gravy, all best paired with our spicy Bloody Mary’s for the ideal Sunday funday. Roast the right way with us and book now.