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The Vulcan Arms

Sizewell Gap | Sizewell, Leiston IP16 4UH, England
+44 1728 830748
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good23%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“beef” (4 reviews)
“sunday roast” (3 reviews)
“salad” (4 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Sizewell Gap | Sizewell, Leiston IP16 4UH, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our usual Friday night at The Vulcan listening to the entertainment then Trevor the landlord does his piece on his electric guitar. He’s a really lovely bloke once you get to know him. His wife Margaret is a lovely lady always talking to the regulars....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Mandy R
Reviewed December 9, 2018 via mobile

On a recent visit to leiston village we walked to Sizewell beach and was delighted to find the Vulcan pub, what a lovely lovely old fastened traditional oak beamed place, only had a couple of drinks ( if we hadn’t had breakfast we would have...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank mazandjoe
Reviewed December 4, 2018

We were there at lunch time and it was quiet. It is a very old pub with low ceilings and lots of wood. Wonderful for foreign visitors. We all decided to eat ham, eggs and chips. It was delicious. The best ham I have ever...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Maria H
Reviewed November 17, 2018

This is a very interesting pub to visit. From the outside it doesn't look very attractive but don't let that put you off. Inside it is very much a 'country pub'. The staff are friendly and helpful. The food is spot-on and the drinks are...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Janet T
Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

If you want great home cooked meals at a very reasonable price you won’t go wrong eating at the Vulcan Arms. Make sure you book early especially for Sunday lunch as it gets very busy. Also the Vulcan is dog friendly so you can take...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank jburdon2
Reviewed October 1, 2018

We visited early September for our anniversary. The Sunday Roast has to be the best we have ever had anywhere. I was told by somebody else that the Carvery on a Saturday, is pretty great too. I would definitely recommend this pub, and it's dog...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Fizzski53
Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

At first glance you can be taken back by the external and internal appearance of this pub but do not allow this to detract from what this pub is really about and that is the provision of excellent food. My wife had Suffolk ham, eggs...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank lg9zr
Reviewed August 28, 2018 via mobile

Lovely proper home cooked food . Staff lovely . Very dog friendly pub . Never had a bad meal . Warm friendly environment .

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Cason1981
Reviewed August 23, 2018

Once again had a great Sunday roast @ this fab Pub. We also visited the Pub on the Friday night when they had a Band playing, Carls Country. Such a great place to visit.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank John Gail C
Reviewed August 1, 2018 via mobile

Our friends live local to this pub and knew the landlord Trevor who was jolly nice in that he did our youngest beans on toast with grated cheese for her lunch which she loved. Our friends had Jacket potatoes which were a good size, perfectly...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 913philippag
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
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12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sizewell Gap | Sizewell, Leiston IP16 4UH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Leiston
  • Phone Number: +44 1728 830748
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