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Otley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited this pub recently with friends for one of our regular meet ups where we like to try different venues in the area. The Peacock Inn at Chelsworth is certainly up there at the top of our list for friendly service, excellent food and a wonderful old world ambience. We had a table in the small dining area right in...

Thank Gary W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I went here with a large party so we were seated in an area away from the log fires. Unfortunately, the heating wasn't on at first so we had to keep our coats on. When it did come on, it took a while to warm up and then went off again a little while later. We also had to wait...

Thank Terry O
Reviewed 15 January 2017

lovely pub lovely food great value ,staff let it down majorly ,the girl who served us was not very good at english ,she was clueless on taking our order ,and had no idea on wine or beer , another girl waitressing was about to drop someones tea, coffee they ordered and without even speaking she just placed the tray on...

Thank Caroline G
Sudbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Undoubtedly this pub is in a superb spot and if you are wanting to experience a 'traditional English pub' then this is the place. And, on a cold winters day the open fire is a real pleasure. However, on our third visit here with good friends (we had recommended this place highly) we thought that the food was distinctly average....

Thank lifebeginsatfifty
Ipswich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 December 2016

Varied choice including a chalk board for specials: food first class as always but a bit of a delay in serving desserts. Is that to make you drink more? Otherwise recommended when tourist season is quiet

Thank backlaneme
Reviewed 5 December 2016

Had Sunday lunch, small menu that focus on good quality done to a high standard. We asked for some changes to our meals and the staff were very helpful and happy to be flexible for vegetarians. A few parking spots opposite and a few immediately outside.

Thank LondonTubbs
Reviewed 27 November 2016

We've been here quite a few times, Sunday roast is fabulous! Took my parents here and still impressed! Thoroughly recommend The Peacock and friendly staff, cannot fault this great pub and it's food, always receive a great welcome and great food.

Thank Nigel P
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

We've eaten at this lovely pub a couple of times. Great food and friendly service - we'll definitely be back. The roasts on a Sunday are fantastic. The pub is full of interesting things and has real character, and a pretty garden if the weather is favourable. Highly recommended.

Thank Katie H
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Went there for Sunday lunch twice. Couldn't fault the food, tasty traditional and rustic british dishes, well executed. However, the front of house - service needs serious improvement. Neither time we were offered the wine list, beers came in the wrong glass every time. The landlady didn't really know what juices were available. Quite a bit of disorganization due to...

Thank Kobbbel
Lakenheath, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

Saw The Peacock as we were out for a Saturday drive about in the area. Pub with charm and character as we walked inside. Nice selection of main entrees on several chalkboards through out the pub. My wife and I settled on lighter meals. Soup of the day (carrot and leek), and Suffolk ham on baguette, with two half-pints of...

Thank g2ggilbert

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Additional Information about The Peacock Inn

Address: 37 The Street | Chelsworth, Chelsworth, Babergh District, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Suffolk > Babergh District > Chelsworth
Number of rooms: 5
Also Known As:
The Peacock Inn Chelsworth, Suffolk
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“Used restaurant only”
 of 5 bubbles backlaneme, 19 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Book in advance, very popular for Sunday lunch.”
 of 5 bubbles LondonTubbs, 5 Dec 2016 | Read review
“ask for room at back of corridor for quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles sheilamarshall, 28 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Only saw 2 rooms, ours(no1) and no 3. Prob say may prefer 3 as bigger but don't know what bathroom like. Ours was huge”
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 of 5 bubbles bambi0212, 18 May 2015 | Read review
“We have only stayed in the River Room and although not ensuite has it's own private bathroom.”
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