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The Arbor House

43 High Street, Ipswich IP1 3QL, England
+44 1473 219660
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good14%
  • Average9%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“scotch egg” (4 reviews)
“veggie roast” (2 reviews)
“pie” (3 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
43 High Street, Ipswich IP1 3QL, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited The Arbor House on friday for dinner. We had heard lots of good things and were hopeful the food would be great. We were not disappointed! We chose 3 'small plates' to share to start with. Halluomi chips and cod fritters - brilliant....More

Thank N_Duehring
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Arbour House let us use the top of the pub as the venue to for the evening part of my sisters hen do. From start to finish organisation wise they were attentive and helpful. The actual evening was a great success, and with a...More

Thank alicethebestfarrall
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic Sunday lunch. Great choice of roast dinners along with plenty of specials and the normal menu to choose from. Excellent roast pork and a great selection of smaller plates to. Highly recommend visiting here. Service is always very welcoming.

Thank northernbird18
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I go here often with a group of friends and sit in their beer garden, and spend the evening having a nice meal and some good drinks. The staff are always lovely and helpful.

Thank Ch6487
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

From stepping into the restaurant we were made to feel welcome and we did not have to wait long for our meals. There was a great choice of beers and ales and for my partner Prosecco! The food (chilli) was fantastic and a large portion...More

Thank Stuart R
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I had my hen party here and the guys were amazing!!! So accommodating and attentive. The food was incredible and drinks too!! All reasonably priced. Cannot rate this place highly enough for such a fab evening!!!!

Thank Nancy F
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Have walked past a few times thought it looked nice so gave it a try. Brilliant service , food prices very good. Partner had the chilli which was inspired, I had the lentil and chestnut pie- best veggie meal I have had in a very...More

1  Thank Lulu2010186338
Reviewed 28 August 2017

After the shocking service we received in a supposedly top restaurant in Ipswich on Bank Holiday Saturday night it was a pleasure to be met with enthusiasm and professionalism at the Arbor. Only had a few drinks and some coffee and sat outside but the...More

Thank Gary C
Reviewed 25 August 2017

A friend and I visited for a Saturday night. I've eaten at the Arbiurgouse a few times before and have previously left reviews about these wonderful "Small Plates" (English tapas style dishes). We ordered the cod bites, falafel, chicken skewers, pitta and hummus, Haloumi fries...More

1  Thank Sonya B
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Surprise find, a little out of the way of busy Ipswich. Varied menu, well priced and very pleasant service. Food was tasty, being picky the ciabatta was rather dry.

Thank colchesterain
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$24
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 43 High Street, Ipswich IP1 3QL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Ipswich
  • Phone Number: +44 1473 219660
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Located a stone's throw from the Town Center we are most welcoming of locals, tourists, students and dogs with well behaved owners.
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