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The Woolpack

Certificate of Excellence
€€ - €€€
Bar, British, Pub
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1 Tuddenham Road, Ipswich IP4 2SH, England
+44 1473 215862
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Today
09:30 - 23:00
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Hours:
Sun 09:30 - 22:30
Mon - Thu 09:30 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 09:30 - 01:00
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Showing 158: English reviews
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Great to come here with friends for a glass of wine. Really enjoyed the atmosphere and the two ladies behind the bar were very friendly and genuine. Didn't try the food but it smelt lovely. Definitely will be returning soon!

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2 Thank Tracey N
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Great pub! The staff are always really friendly and helpful. Fantastic service and a good selection of ales and spirits. What's not to like?

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3 Thank Chris_burness
Washington, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We were at Christchurch park and decided to visit the wool pack for lunch ,pleased we did we had the platter to share which was delicious and the staff were very friendly

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3 Thank lynne c
Ipswich, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Following a walk around Christchurch park myself and a friend with my two Westies went for lunch at the Woolpack chosen as it is one of a few doggy friendly pubs/ eateries in Ipswich. We arrived early and there was a good choice of tables in the doggy friendly bar areas. The atmosphere is friendly , bright and inviting and... More 

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3 Thank helenletitia21
Red Lodge, England, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First problem was many large tables occupied by one person and no help given to find a table for 7. The menu was dull to say the least. The atmosphere was good and the staff were lovely. The food, as in most pubs, left a lot to be desired. It filled a hole is the best I can say about... More 

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Thank Pete R
Ipswich, United Kingdom
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260 reviews
194 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Could not get a more friendly dog environment than this pub. A lovely American (i think) member of staff particularily stands out for customer service. This is a place that makes great coffee the ideal stop when half way round the walk

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1 Thank Gary C
Ipswich, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There's a really good feeling about this pub, the staff were really friendly and helpful. We had 8 children between us all and we were all made to feel very welcome. I was especially impressed with the bar man who helped me sort out sharing my chilli with my baby and even thought to bring us a baby spoon for... More 

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2 Thank Samantha F
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

I visit here often when walking my beloved dog jacob and cant fault it, always friendly welcoming staff. They even remember my dogs name which goes a long way with me. They even bring him a treat. Check it out guys

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3 Thank buddy3003
London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Great little pub full of character, friendly staff good atmosphere. Food very good In a lovely part of Ipswich across the road from Christchurch park.

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2 Thank cjp21
ipswich
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

Fantastic atmosphere, friendly staff and top notch food. A cut above alot of other pub food. Regular visitor

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3 Thank owenlovesseray

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Waitstaff
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
09:30 - 22:30
Monday
09:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
09:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
09:30 - 23:00
Thursday
09:30 - 23:00
Friday
09:30 - 01:00
Saturday
09:30 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Tuddenham Road, Ipswich IP4 2SH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Ipswich
  • Phone Number: +44 1473 215862

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?