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The Tollgate

142 Fornham Road, Bury St Edmunds IP32 6AX, England
+44 1284 755237
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good26%
  • Average12%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible16%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (32 reviews)
“burgers” (9 reviews)
“onion rings” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
142 Fornham Road, Bury St Edmunds IP32 6AX, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

After six weeks of mayhem between the departure of the last Managers and the arrival of the present ones, it was great to see that the pub's former good name is being properly restored. With an all-pervading slackness in standards throughout the establishment, a couldn't-care-less...More

Thank ThejaysBuryStEdmunds
Reviewed 2 days ago

Today we had Sunday Lunch at The Tollgate. We went for Main Course and Dessert. Alas we had to cancel our Dessert because the Main course was so large we could not face anything else.

Thank milken
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Just been for a meal and drinks with my hubby and friends . We had a lovely evening amongst friendly staff and other customers.the Food was really nice and the service was quick. They are under new management who took the time to speak with...More

Thank froglady
Reviewed 5 days ago

Arrived as a party of 6, pre-booked for a meal early evening early december. `Gerard` couldn`t find our booking documented, but despite coping with a packed pub, found us a table, and we enjoyed an unhurried, tasty assortment of meals with pleasant, prompt service, at...More

Thank cissy8
Reviewed 6 days ago

I have had 2 meals in the last couple of months in here. The first was spot on.Amazing steak and the pudding was so good! The staff were very attentive too.The second was in December, so busy with xmas meals. My steak wasn't so good...More

Thank lisa g
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went into The Tollgate last week whilst visiting relatives in Bury St Edmunds. We ordered food at the bar which was quick and efficient. Waited about 20 minutes for food to arrive which was great timing as I`d just got my second beer. Food was...More

2  Thank Gman32_12
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good to know you can still get a proper pub lunch here. Amazing outside areas for family's. Brilliant service and prices that won't leave you wondering if it's your last meal this month.... definitely a five star. The beardy barman made this a really enjoyable...More

Thank Peter B
Reviewed 1 week ago

There is not a huge variety of food served here but it is good quality and cheap. I had the lasagne and was not disappointed.

Thank Aurora_Schultz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Things must have changed very recently as our experience of the Tollgate was so different to recent reviews. Ate here on four consecutive nights while staying in the hotel opposite, and everything we had was 10/10. Great burger, great fish and chips, amazing steak pie...More

Thank Ray C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The tollgate is well worth a visit.the food and service are very good.summer time the beer garden is the place to go.

Thank 509rjd
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 142 Fornham Road, Bury St Edmunds IP32 6AX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Bury St Edmunds
  • Phone Number: +44 1284 755237
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Traditional Freshly cooked food served with a rustic charm in a modern but relaxed atmosphere.
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