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The Railway

€€ - €€€, British,
Westerfield Road, Ipswich IP6 9AA, England
+44 1473 252337
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“scampi” (5 reviews)
“sunday roast” (6 reviews)
“ham” (4 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 19:00All hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Westerfield Road, Ipswich IP6 9AA, England
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1 - 10 of 234 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Went here today for sunday lunch, my husband ordered the fishcakes with fries and I had the roast lamb, my husband said his was ok apart from his fries that were rather anaemic. The lamb that I had was really fatty and not much meat...More

2  Thank Horseworld101
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We booked a table for 7pm on a Monday evening. We ordered mains & desserts. It wasn't a particularly busy night but it took a while for our mains to arrive and a bit of a gap when 2 meals arrived & then the next...More

1  Thank MagsB57
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Took my parents here for a lunch time treat. Very busy but we were seen straight away and seated. Had food from the specials board and it was absolutely lovely.

1  Thank bumbags
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Been here twice recently to find a fabulous menu. Good traditional well cooked food. Very helpful and friendly young staff.

1  Thank Sarah-Louise N
Reviewed 28 July 2017

My wife and have just stayed here for two nights not really knowing that there was a superb restaurant. We were very pleasantly surprised with the high standard of the food on offer and at reasonable prices. To top it all the Railway Inn is...More

2  Thank bripen
Reviewed 25 July 2017

The Mixed grill was Fillet Steak, Chicken Breast, Gammon, Sausage, Ribs, Mushroom, Homemade Onion Rings, Vine Tomato's, Chips & Salad with a peppercorn sauce. All was cooked perfectly. The staff were very friendly and efficient and had a very good sense of humour. I can't...More

1  Thank Lewis R
Reviewed 25 July 2017

Dined with a group on a Saturday night. Very busy and popular venue. However the food was average. Pate came with salad as did the Ribeye steak. I would have preferred mushrooms or onion rings. The cheese board was good.

2  Thank marty243
Reviewed 15 July 2017

Took dad out for lunch, we were going to try somewhere else for a change, but dad wanted to eat here as we always have good food. Dad had a very thick cut ham, eggs n chips I was pretty excited as they had macaroni...More

1  Thank Linda P
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Went here for a leaving work meal with colleagues. Staff were very helpful and pleasant. I am a vegan and they prepared a meal that was suitable for myself and also another diner. My friends were all pleased with their food, ample sized portions and...More

Thank Tracy S
Reviewed 4 July 2017

Just visited The Railway for dinner, unplanned, on spec. Sat outside, Lovely countryside view. Husband had seafood platter which was very nicely presented with prawns and whitebait and salmon and shell on prawns and herrings etc, and I quite fancied the Salmon Caesar Salad which...More

Thank Barbara S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$34
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 19:00
12:00 - 19:00
12:00 - 19:00
12:00 - 19:00
12:00 - 19:00
12:00 - 19:00
12:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Westerfield Road, Ipswich IP6 9AA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Ipswich
  • Phone Number: +44 1473 252337
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