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The Nutshell

17 The Traverse, Bury St Edmunds IP33 1BJ, England
+44 1284 764867
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Great experience

We stopped in for a toddy. Smallest pub in the UK. It was simply charming. The barkeep was charming... read more

Reviewed 1 May 2018
nursmom33
,
Jesup, Georgia
via mobile
Worth a Quick Pint

My review will probably be as small as the pub. Had to be visited because of what it is. A hot day... read more

Reviewed 24 April 2018
Martin D
,
Gillingham, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good38%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“smallest pub” (47 reviews)
“the pub” (16 reviews)
“mummified cat” (9 reviews)
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17 The Traverse, Bury St Edmunds IP33 1BJ, England
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+44 1284 764867
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"quick pint"
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"public house"
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"fun stop"
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"guinness book of records"
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"worth a visit"
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"lots of character"
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"abbot ale"
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"nice beer"
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Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

We stopped in for a toddy. Smallest pub in the UK. It was simply charming. The barkeep was charming and entertaining. It is tiny so you may have to circle the block and wait for space to come available.

Thank nursmom33
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Reviewed 24 April 2018

My review will probably be as small as the pub. Had to be visited because of what it is. A hot day is not the best time to visit as it's all windows and you cannot take alcohol outside.

Thank Martin D
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Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

Thus pub is right in the centre of town, it's busy (that's not hard), it's friendly and in a nutshell... it's tiny. Go.

2  Thank Alex S
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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

I love this little Pub. So many interesting little things to look at. Cute little seating area. Batman is always cheerful, and very friendly. Great place to visit with lots of character, and a great atmosphere.

Thank spyda410
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Reviewed 31 March 2018

Not a lot of room in one of the very smallest pubs in the UK. Quirky and crowded and a must when visiting BSE

Thank Mike B
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Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

If you're in this area, you have to stop by the little pub. It is extremely small but it is a must see. We had an amazing time and the service was great!!!!

Thank The Bearded B
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Reviewed 24 February 2018

Great little pub, barman was a character and we had a real good laugh with him, it is the smallest pub in Britain I think..

Thank motoxxx2018
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Reviewed 14 February 2018

You may need to wait for a seat, but it will be worth experiencing this pub. A one off and you are almost bound to meet and talk to someone new!

Thank RobinLeChaudLapin
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Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

I look for good beer and good conversation. This had both. It’s quirky, tiny and fab. Good beer. Character landlord. Great! Just go

Thank JustMe6810
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Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

Popped in for a pre dinner drink and ended up chatting with 2 Scandinavian visitors for abit. The pub is delightful - seats about 6 with standing room. You end up talking to everyone!! No food on offer - just drinks! No room for proms...More

1  Thank Roberta R
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