Stunning, picturesque, harbourside views

Welcome to the Old Ship Aground, located on the old harbour area in Minehead.
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The Old Ship Aground Christmas Menu: 2 courses for £27.00 or 3 courses for £32.00

All menu items are subject to availability, vegan, vegetarian and gluten free are all available only when stated on the booking form.


Celeriac, Parsnip & Pear Soup (GF) (VE)
warm bread and West County butter.

Bread Crumbed Goats Cheese (V)
Beetroot Salad with a Red Pepper & Honey Dressing.

Wild Boar Pate (GF)
Toasted Crostini, Red Onion chutney, watercress
Go Veggie: Roasted Vegetable Terrine (V) (GF).

Smoked Salmon & Mackerel Rillette (GF)
Croute, pickled Cucumber with Capers and Samphire.

Main Course

Turkey Ballotine (GF)
Turkey breast stuffed with Cranberries and Stuffing, wrapped in Bacon.

Beef Brisket Daube (GF)
Braised mini Beef Brisket.

Butternut Squash, Red Onion & Hazelnut Wellington (VE)
Go gluten free? with a Nut Roast (VE) (GF).

All served with roasted Carrots, glazed Parsnips, Roast Potatoes, Yorkshire Pudding,
Stuffing, Sprouts, Pigs in Blankets and homemade Gravy.

Roasted Salmon (GF)
Served with New Potatoes, Braised Fennel, Spinach with a Champagne Sauce.


Traditional Christmas Pudding (GF) (VE)
Served with homemade Brandy Sauce.

Salted Caramel Chocolate Tort
Served with Clotted Cream Ice Cream.

Mulled Wine Fruit Crumble (VE)
Served with hot Custard or Clotted Cream Ice Cream.

Cheese & Biscuits (GF) (V)
Cheddar cheese, Stilton & Brie, Biscuits, Celery, Grapes & West Country Chutney.

Looking to make a booking this Chrismas?

We would love to see you this Christmas. Simply download and complete our booking form and return to us. Please note no changes can be made on the night and we require full payment by November 25th 2022. Payments must be made in one transaction and are non refundable.
Great Hospitality (SVG)

We have 12 bedrooms offering a variety of single, double, twin and super king sizes there is a room for everyone, with all the little extras you’d expect.

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Double Bedroom

Stunning harbourside views: variety of single, double, twin and super king sizes rooms

Hearty, home cooked, locally sourced food from The Old Ship Aground Minehead

Pan Seared Sea Bass

The perfect spot for a coffee and a catch up with friends

We serve coffee and cake from 10am and have deals between the hours of 10am until 12pm and 3pm until 5pm.

We really are in the perfect spot for a coffee and a catch up with friends, we are dog friendly too, making it the perfect stop mid walk.

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Visit Minehead & The Old Ship Aground: There's plenty of exciting and interesting places to visit in Minehead.

Slow Roasted Belly Of Pork

We offer great old-fashioned hospitality, and doing a good job of it, is very important to us

Built in 1911, formally known as The Pier Hotel, The Old Ship Aground is an historic listed Edwardian pub located on the old harbour in Minehead

The Old Ship Aground Front
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