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43-45 Churchgate Street, Bury St Edmunds IP33 1RG, England
+44 1284 762119
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“bangers” (8 reviews)
“suet pudding” (5 reviews)
“venison” (15 reviews)
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British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
43-45 Churchgate Street, Bury St Edmunds IP33 1RG, England
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Reviewed yesterday

We had set out for another restaurant but, even though there appeared to be a number of open tables, we were told there was a lengthy wait. That was lucky for us because we then found Ben's restaurant! We were welcomed in to the eaterie...More

Thank chrisandun
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a fabulous find. It is centrally located with great decor, has attentive staff, good, affordable wines, an interesting menu that is fresh, well-cooked, nicely presented and 'tastefully substantial'. Went there last night (our second visit in 3 nights in Bury St Edmunds) because...More

Thank Linnilon
Reviewed 1 week ago

The title says it all....consistently perfect! We keep coming back and Ben’s never disappoints. We enjoyed Surf & Turf tonight but the full menu was still available for those of us who don’t “turf”!!

Thank 2017TJ2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was my first visit and I was very impressed. The food was very well presented and tasted amazing...I didn’t want my courses to end!!

Thank Gazm234
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

With the reassurance of good, local meat you can toddle down to Churchgate and have the full experience. We had really good starters, a handmade Chicken Liver pate, big crispy fish cakes that were stuffed with cod and salmon, and a beef kebab thingy. The...More

Thank Simon P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve been to Ben’s twice now. One for a colleagues leaving do and the other was for a hen party. Neither time was I disappointed. Not going to lie, but I had the same meal both times- Bens bangers! They are amazing! Such good quality...More

Thank Jenna Y
Reviewed 13 June 2018

My brother and sister in law treated my wife and I to a lovely meal at Ben's in May 2018. Having negotiated the difficulties of parking nearby the short walk to the restaurant was well-worth the effort of finding a parking space. The restaurant is...More

Thank Raikeswood
Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

Oooo what a lovely place, my mother and father in law booked for his birthday and we had a lovely time- all food really tasty and fresh! Lovely flavours, the risotto my partner had for his starter was a particular favourite but all tasty and...More

1  Thank MegJo82
Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

We’ve been to Ben’s a number of times now and it never lets us down. Great food and an amazing team. If you want a lovely evening out then go to Ben’s.

Thank Andy M
Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

My girlfriend and I wanted a nice wholesome dinner, and we got that in abundance here. The food was incredible, the service impeccable, and was worth every penny. If we’re ever in Bury again, we’ll definitely go back!

1  Thank richccambridge
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6 September 2015|
Response from Ben H | Property representative |
Hi there, So glad to hear you enjoyed it. If you email me (address on website), I'll be happy to pass on some pointers of how to make it. Unfortunately we couldn't sell it to you I'm afraid, and it is no longer on the menu... More
16 May 2015|
Response from Ben H | Property representative |
Hi there, Our menus are available on our website, we aren't open on Mondays and our opening times are also available on the website. Tripadvisor doesn't allow links or websites in responses so I can't provide the website... More
16 May 2015|
Response from Ben H | Property representative |
Hi there, Our menus can be found on our website, there is a link on the tripadvisor page or alternatively you can google Ben's Bury St Edmunds, unfortunately tripadvisor does not allow website links in responses. We are... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 16:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 43-45 Churchgate Street, Bury St Edmunds IP33 1RG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Bury St Edmunds
  • Phone Number: +44 1284 762119
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