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The Plough

2 Dogs Head Street, Ipswich IP4 1AD, England
+44 1473 288005
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
2 Dogs Head Street, Ipswich IP4 1AD, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Used to be very good, has slipped down slightly. Not the best kept inside with door that wouldn’t stop banging. Also slightly chilly. Not the cleanest. However lots of variety on tap and in fridges.

Thank Matthew F
Management response:Responded today

sorry that your visit was not up to your and our normally high standards ,,thank you for letting me know ,,

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The best pub in Ipswich! Welcoming atmosphere and the staff is very friendly. The food and drink is spot on and very affordable too. TV's all over the pub so you can watch the sport wherever you are within the pub, as well as table...More

Thank Sara G
Management response:Responded 3 weeks ago

thank you for the review ,, we will see you soon remember to tell your friends

Reviewed 8 March 2018

On the last night of a short visit to Ipswich my wife and I wanted a relaxed, simple dinner with a few drinks, and The Plough is perfect for that. Plenty of TV screens showing a couple of different football matches helped make it a...More

Thank petezulema
Management response:Responded 3 weeks ago

thank you for the review ,, maybe a move to Ipswich ???

Reviewed 1 February 2018 via mobile

This is mine and my fiancée’s favourite pub in Ipswich. Whether we call in for a quick bite to eat or if we are there for the evening, listening to one of the many bands on offer. We always have a wonderful time at the...More

1  Thank Beeep42
Management response:Responded 2 February 2018

Thank you for the review and we will see you again soon ?

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Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

4 of us went here at the last minute as a much needed catch up with friends. It wasn’t particularly busy but that’s what what we wanted. Everyone was really friendly and nothing was too much trouble. The menu has a great selection and the...More

2  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Management response:Responded 31 January 2018

many thanks for your review ,,

Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

Nice pub. Loads of choice on the food menu. Not bad prices and loads of deals. Pleasant service. Unfortunately all of our (4) meals were slightly over cooked.

Thank Mark S
Management response:Responded 8 January 2018

thank you for your review and we are sorry that your meals were slightly over cooked

Reviewed 25 December 2017 via mobile

So nice the pub has been refurbed but second time been in and the beer has been off and we have left it. Barman totally disinterested when mentioned.

Thank Peachey68
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

This visit was for a surprise party for our American family, the room was set up ready for us and food (pre ordered) was very well received, served good and hot, had the side room all to ourselves which was excellent. Many thanks to all...More

Thank sallystranix
Reviewed 30 October 2017

I have a fussy hubby when it comes to eating out and food. However, The Plough is always accommodating, you get just what you want and how you want it (chips on the side so he has more room to cut up his food as...More

Thank Penny H
Reviewed 5 October 2017

I've been coming here before football games this season and have really enjoyed it, so with Monday night football on Sky Sports on offer I decided to pop down for a meal and a drink. Very good food at the very good price. Lots of...More

Thank whateverisondraft
Management response:Responded 6 October 2017

thank you for taking the time to send us your review ,,see you again soon for more football here at The Plough

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$17
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Dogs Head Street, Ipswich IP4 1AD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Ipswich
  • Phone Number: +44 1473 288005
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