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Thoroughfare | The Crown at Woodbridge, Woodbridge IP12 1AD, England
+44 1394 384242
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Eye, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We chose The Crown for a party of 36 and it was brilliant. A lively bar atmosphere with delicious canapes was followed by a roast beef lunch which received wonderful compliments from our friends. Helen,her staff of Josh and Lara, and the chef, did us proud. . An experience not to be missed. an experience not to be missed

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4 Thank Anita E
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4 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Stayed for 3 nights. Great hotel great location right in the centre of woodbridge and parking too! Would highly recommend

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Thank Richard W
Ipswich, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a lovely meal with my partner on a Sunday,food was lovely and the service was brilliant, i had the steak that was cooked how i wanted it ,came out in good time couldnt of asked for more,will visit again thank you

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3 Thank Carl C
Ipswich, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

Took my friend here for a special birthday. We both had steak, which was cooked to perfection. The waitress was attentive. The place was lovely decorated. Lovely fire and seating area. Overall lovely.I would recommend this place

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2 Thank lynnegorrara
Worldwide
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42 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2017

We ate at the Crown on a Saturday night. It was OK. I guess just pre Christmas it was busy with a few noisy groups. It was also very bright, not much atmosphere. The food was fine. I guess we'd had such great meals in the local pubs that the Crown was a bit of a disappointment.

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Thank keith2cups
Saffron Walden, United Kingdom
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129 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2017

Came across the Crown by chance as we had not been to Woodbridge before and had a superb lunch which had everything in terms of presentation, originality and taste. The service was superb and we would recommend the Crown without reservation. The Lunch menu was interesting and varied and not extensive, which is always a good sign. All aspects, whether... More 

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1 Thank OrlanB
London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

The Crown doesn't have a skerrick of a historical feel left about it but if you want a pub that is fresh, modern and slick this will work for you. The starters were nothing special to write home about but full marks for the sea trout and the desserts so it made the 25 pounds for three courses quite good... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

The bar and restaurant have been tastefully modernised. Our waiter was very pleasant. But my expensive burger was made of compressed very finely ground meat in a bun with a couple of lettuce leaves and a thin layer of mayo. The chips were good. My partner had sea bream on a bed of spinach. It was tasty but the portion... More 

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Thank David H
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

We went to take out daughter for lunch before the end of Christmas break. 6 people in the entire restaurant. We ordered fish of the day x2 which was cod on a bed of barley and chorizo. My daughter had the lentil curry. The cod was dry and very over cooked and the barley were like rubber bullets. The mushrooms... More 

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Thank Simon P
Loughton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Right guys this place is awesome. The food was really tasty and the staff we really helpful. I'd come back here any day. Try the battered haddock :). Very cool place to go with your family and friends. Thanks guys for a great afternoon :)

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$6 - US$25
Cuisine
European, British, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Thoroughfare | The Crown at Woodbridge, Woodbridge IP12 1AD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Woodbridge
  • Phone Number: +44 1394 384242
Description
The Crown at Woodbridge offers all that is great about escaping to the country, with all that is good about staying in a wonderful market town. With old fashioned inn keeping in a modern setting, we boast ten magnificent boutique bedrooms, a bustling bar and a real Suffolk food experience.

Open for breakfast, brunch, lunch, afternoon tea and dinner, head chef Luke Bailey showcases all that is great about Suffolk's local produce, reflected in a food offering which includes a mix of rustic and refined dishes, with simple, high-quality ingredients coming alive on the plate. The Crown's bustling cocktail bar serves everything from local beers and ciders to the latest trend cocktails, all alongside an extensive and well-balanced wine list.

The upstairs of our historic building has been transformed into luxurious yet affordable bedroom retreats, created by award-winning London based designers Bentheim, with goose-down pillows, crisp cotton bed linen, underfloor heating and high-quality touches to match.

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