The Ivy in the Lanes
51a Ship Street,
  • Monday - Thursday: 9.00am- 12.00am
  • Last reservations: 10.00pm
  • Friday - Saturday: 9.00am - 12.00am
  • Last reservations: 10.45pm
  • Sunday: 9.00am - 12.00am
  • Last reservations: 10.00pm

An assisted wheelchair stair climber provides disabled access via the front entrance; from the street level.

Frequently Asked Questions

Due to demand and changes in Government regulations, guests are now able to book our outdoor tables to dine with friends and family outside their household. Our outdoor terrace is equipped with heaters and umbrellas. We recommend dressing warmly outside. Please do note that should the weather change, we unfortunately aren’t able to offer a table inside but we ask any guests to contact us to cancel your table in advance.

Please note our reservations diary is open twelve months in advance.
Reservations phone lines are open between 9am-6pm, seven days a week. Should you wish to manage your reservation outside these times, please call 01273 082 200 and you will be transferred directly to the restaurant.

We do not allow any party decorations in the restaurant such as balloons, banners, confetti and glitter. Should you wish to have a celebration cake, please call us at least 48 hours prior to your reservation and we would be delighted to assist.

We welcome children of all ages. However please do count them (including babies) into your final party size. If you would require a highchair or space for a pushchair, please do specify this at the time of booking.

All of our menus are available on our website, but should you have any specific requirements related to an allergy or intolerance, please specify at the time of your booking and our team will assist you with the menu on the day.

For large tables please contact our reservations. We can take multiple bookings for the same party but we are not able to guarantee that they will be located near each other.

Please visit the Tidal Room for more information about large bookings.

Our nearest parking is The Lanes on Black Lion Street, BN1 1ND (5 minutes’ walk from the restaurant).

We are unable to process pre-payments/bacs transfers; however, we do offer Gift Vouchers on our website

We will do our best to accommodate all table requests, however these are allocated on arrival and cannot be guaranteed.


To make a reservation please click here

To make a Private Dining Room enquiry please click here 

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