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Oyster Reach Beefeater

) #221 of 364 Restaurants in Ipswich $$ - $$$ , British,
Bourne Hill | Wherstead, Ipswich IP2 8ND, England
+44 1473 692372
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good30%
  • Average18%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible15%
Travellers talk about
“mixed grill” (7 reviews)
“ribs” (4 reviews)
Open Now
06:30 - 23:00All hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Bourne Hill | Wherstead, Ipswich IP2 8ND, England
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1 - 10 of 375 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Worked over at Fox's Marina (opposite the Oyster Reach) and said to hubby that one day it would be nice to go in there for a meal. Well, today we did just that! The welcome we received was lovely and friendly and the waiting staff...More

Thank Lesley W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Celebrated the evening for my boyfriend's birthday with friends. The experience was very good, the waitresses are hard working making thing run smoothly, they smile and always in positive mood. The food however, was very good I ordered the mixed grill and it wasn't a...More

Thank Jason M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

On a sunny evening we'd looked forward to some outdoor dining. I popped in to check it was dog friendly and got quite a curt yes. I then asked where the bathroom was and got an equally curt 'behind you'. We decided to stay anyway...More

Thank Kate-lovedmarrakech
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I visited here twice last week for breakfast. If you chose the full English breakfast, you get a great choice of cooked food and you can also help yourself to all the cereals, fruit, pastries, etc as well. One thing I really...More

Thank juliefunnell3011
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is great for a family breakfast, kids eat free! Plenty of choices for everyone, cheap and cheerful and perfect for a Sunday morning

Thank gavin p
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The staff were very helpful and the food is very good. We had a good size room reserved for our anniversary. Nice atmosphere and lovely views over looking the marina and Orwell bridge. Well worth a look

Thank Debbie H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I went with my son and his family for a Bank holiday treat the food was hot and tasty although we did have to wait awhile for the food we had a problem with one meal but it was soon sorted out the staff were...More

Thank Yvonne B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place has just had a new coat of paint, new wooden blinds and furniture. It looks fresh and more modern. We wanted to sit outside so you just order at the bar for drinks and food and they give you a bucket with a...More

Thank Alleyena
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We used to have frequent family meals at the Oyster Reach, but hardly go at all now, as although the food is generally good, service is often very slow. On one occasion we waited over a hour for main courses so be prepared to wait...More

Thank janetc472014
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just turned up here, got a table in the bar. Went to order food. I asked for the chicken melt no BBQ sauce - all fine. But then I asked to swap my chips to rice or a jacket potato. They had no jackets and...More

Thank carrie w
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Anne G
Do they do sandwiches?
17 January 2017|
Answer Show all 2 answers
Response from Normanjordy | Reviewed this property |
no ...try White Horse at Tattingstone...down A137 take left fork then about 600yds on right..good grub!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 22:30
06:30 - 23:00
06:30 - 23:00
06:30 - 23:00
06:30 - 23:00
06:30 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bourne Hill | Wherstead, Ipswich IP2 8ND, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Ipswich
  • Phone Number: +44 1473 692372
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