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The Woolpack

€€ - €€€, British,
1 Tuddenham Road, Ipswich IP4 2SH, England
+44 1473 215862
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“burger” (19 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 23:00 Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
1 Tuddenham Road, Ipswich IP4 2SH, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is hands down my favourite pub ever. We go here all the time, the food is excellent and there's a very chilled out and cosy atmosphere. The staff are very friendly and accommodating and will help you find a seat when it's busy. I...More

Thank charliebobgordon
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Walking the dogs stopped for a beer and a snack. As always food and service was excellent. No where better to sit outside and enjoy the sunshine

1  Thank Gary C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have been to the Woolpack several times, I enjoy the atmosphere and friendly people that work there. Unfortunately the food is terrible... I have eaten here several times hoping each time it would improve and tried different things but everything I have had here...More

Thank 71pop
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I sometimes have an hour or two to kill on a Tuesday evening so a walk round the magnificent Christchurch park and then nachos/beer at the Woolpack is as good as it gets. V friendly service, interesting beers and somewhere to sit outside.

1  Thank martinchIpswich
Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

They have good food with mains for vegetarians. They don’t have too many choices, but the mains that they haver are nice. Go to the terrace with good weather. Nice park next to the restaurant

Thank Raul I
Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

Not really a sirloin lover but the steak i had was cooked to perfection as was my brothers. Good service as always even though inside and out was heaving given the sunshine and they coped very well. Only complaint is the horrible tin plates but...More

Thank Gary C
Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

We visited here on a sim given the poor weather . Absolutely beautiful setting an building . The lunch menu is very limited especially the sandwiches however we managed to find something between us . sandwiches were average but tasty . Will visit again

Thank Crazystar69
Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

Sat outside in the February sun for a lovely lunch with friends. Service and food excellent. Highly recommended

1  Thank Gary C
Reviewed 17 January 2018

This pub captures a large local crowd because of its position. It's on the edge of town without the problems of a tow. Also, next to Christchurch Park which for families makes this pub a must. The bowls green is close by and the pub...More

1  Thank Steve H
Reviewed 15 January 2018

Usually this pub is fantastic for good quality food & service - However lunch on Sunday was a disappointment. We had to clear our own table of dirty glasses and plates....I had to prompt the staff as to the where about's of our starters and...More

Thank Ge0rgie80
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Questions & Answers
Sarah B
9 January 2018|
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Response from WoolpackSuffolk | Property representative |
We don’t, The Swan in the town centre does though.
17 August 2016|
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Response from Jack G | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is a car park for customers
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 00:30
10:00 - 00:30
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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