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Its not the first place you would pick

Its my local, doesnt make it great but given the severe lack of options around the area its not too... read more

Reviewed May 13, 2017
CandH8899
Decent local pub

Came here for a lunchtime drink. This place is popular with locals. TV showing sports with... read more

Reviewed October 1, 2016
daveinkent44
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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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“Friendly Local pub with regular music”
20 Jan 2018
“Has so much potential”
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429 Norwich Road, Ipswich IP1 5DN, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The pub has had a full on refurb this year and looking a lot more up to date and fresh. The staff are very friendly as are the locals, and there is at least one live music event every week, with something to suit everyone’s...More

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Reviewed January 20, 2018 via mobile

This pub could be really great but unfortunately it is very rundown and drab. They do put on some great bands though.

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Reviewed November 15, 2017 via mobile

It's ok. But that's all I could say, it's a tad scruffy but if that is what your in to then be my guest

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Reviewed May 13, 2017

Its my local, doesnt make it great but given the severe lack of options around the area its not too bad, outside area for smoking and summer drinking. Yes it can be a little lively but on the whole its alright if you want a...More

Thank CandH8899
Reviewed April 8, 2017

Went along to see a local band, stood at the quiet bar for ten minutes while the bar staff chatted to their mates, took selfies, and flirted with other customers. Eventually the barmaid walked past me to serve one of her mates who had just...More

Thank Del R
Reviewed October 1, 2016

Came here for a lunchtime drink. This place is popular with locals. TV showing sports with occasional load music piping up. Prices were reasonable. A pint of Peroni costs £3.20. I think the owners are moving on as there is a sign outside asking if...More

Thank daveinkent44
Reviewed November 21, 2015 via mobile

A very good pub mind you. I play pool there sometimes with colleagues after work or enjoy a quiet pint with a paper after a particularly tiring day. Nice and friendly. Not many bitters though.

Thank Robert B
Reviewed October 21, 2014

Most reviewers seem to think that The Suffolk Punch public house is a good place to take children to see the nice horses ! The pub has being doing quite well lately but it is not full of big brown animals.

1  Thank Nick L
Reviewed August 2, 2014

If like us you enjoy a day out to include horses, then let me recommend the Suffolk Punch Trust. You get a demonstration of saddling or different types of reins , a drive round the farm ,with commentary and a museum of farming equipment ,plus...More

Thank philipEastbourne
Reviewed July 10, 2014

This is a very special place to visit as they are doing a wonderful job keeping the Suffolk Punch horse breed flourishing, the Suffolk Punch horses are lovely, such gentle giants with amazing eyes and soft mouths!

2  Thank carol r
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