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The Gladstone Arms

2 Combs Ford, Stowmarket IP14 2AP, England
+44 1449 771608
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good40%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“shepherds pie” (4 reviews)
“balti” (4 reviews)
“great pub” (6 reviews)
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Bar, Pub
2 Combs Ford, Stowmarket IP14 2AP, England
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Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

Dropped in for the first time on Sunday. The the roast was awesome, meat was tender, loads of crispy roast potatoes and a lovely selection of veg that was perfectly cooked. My boyfriend had the balti shepherd's pie and that too was really delicious. Staff...More

1  Thank Kylie A
Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

Been coming here for a few years and absolutely love it. Carl and Maz are excellent hosts and the atmosphere is warm and friendly. So many beers to choose from and new ones being added all the time. The Gin Festival last year was great...More

1  Thank Lisa C
Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

Use to be family pub more like dog House smells of dog not kids freidely food no big menu feels very uncomfortable wellcome

3  Thank Phil S
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

Great ale, amazing selection of ale! Not a cozy family pub sadly. Fire wasn’t on :( Staff very nice. Husband loved it!

Thank Nadia M
Reviewed 13 December 2017

Great Pub and great beers not dominated by the need to serve food. The rooms are large and the locals and staff friendly and attentive. Great range of real ales and beers

Thank apache2149
Reviewed 23 October 2017

My partner and I have lived in Stowmarket for about 6 months and this has quickly become our favourite pub in the area. A warm cosy atmosphere with an excellent selection of beers and friendly staff, would definitely recommend!

Thank liamrobots
Reviewed 23 October 2017

Went in this pub as they were showing football match we wanted to see. Full of character and busy, they had a large selection of cask ales, etc, pretty impressive!

Thank Mrs Miriam P
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Friendly pub with a great choice of beers. Bar food available, have good events and music on. Great garden in the summer with live music and the pub is dog friendly.

Thank Stephen G
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Not to be overlooked, amazing ales, & many of them. Fantastic staff, if not slightly quirky,!!!! Friendly, chatty & if your a stranger to town you’ll always get a conversation from a local. Does great pub food at very reasonable prices. Try the local pork...More

Thank racheal f
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

Great local pub with great range of real ales and lots more .great entertainment regularly .staff friendly and they make you very welcome also dog friendly 👍👍👍

Thank karl m
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Seating
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Combs Ford, Stowmarket IP14 2AP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Stowmarket
  • Phone Number: +44 1449 771608
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