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The Galley

21 Market Hill, Woodbridge IP12 4LX, England
+44 1394 380055
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good12%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lobster” (64 reviews)
“lamb stew” (24 reviews)
“rice pudding” (9 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Turkish, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
21 Market Hill, Woodbridge IP12 4LX, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The galley is situated on a lovely old period building in Woodbridge. Cant say I am over fond of bright external decor- but it works!! A warm and friendly welcome awaits you here from owners/ staff who are efficient and friendly even when very busy...More

Thank Paulsmithcasty
Reviewed 2 days ago

It's always a pleasure to visit this restaurant, my favourite in town.On this visit I went with a friend and we shared a Market Day lunch which consisted of local asparagus spears, and chicken kebab with a very generous plate of the owners famous meze...More

1  Thank Neville382
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

What can I say? From the moment we walked in, to the moment we left it felt like we were the only people in the restaurant ( despite it being full ). The attention and warmth of the owner towards us was lovely. The food...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

One of our favourite places to dine top service and setting never fails to impress every visit.Fantastic menu only using the finest local selected produce i always try to order somthing different when we visit but i am drawn to the lamb stew which is...More

1  Thank Steve P
Reviewed 2 days ago

The owner and staff are always most obliging when we go to the Galley. The menu is varied and their specials are always delicious. We also enjoy the fabulous wine selection especially the recent Rioja menu - stunning and great value. Try the Turkish Mezze...More

1  Thank davidos2016
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Superb takes on British food with a Turkish/ Mediterranean twist. The owner is passionate about quality local produce supplemented with other quality ingredients. Great wine list The Lebanese really surprised me as very good. If in Woodbridge you have to visit for lunch or dinner

1  Thank Adam S
Reviewed 1 week ago

For the amount we paid on our bill, we expected better. Four diners in our group and all slightly disappointed with their dish. Lamb stew was dry and salty with little else by way of flavour and certainly a big let down compared to the...More

3  Thank Virverax M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyable (and unusual) evening tasting various different Cavas with food designed to match. Held downstairs in the charismatic cellar surrounded by hundreds of bottles of wine, this was a culinary delight that tantalised the tastebuds. I was most intrigued by the strawberries with black...More

2  Thank Martin W
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited the evening before Father's Day and had the most superb meal with our son and his fiance. We had been before but not for several years and it didn't disappoint. We all enjoyed our meals and would go again.

Thank Moatedge
Reviewed 1 week ago

our group of 5 arrived just before their closing time for lunch but all the staff were welcoming and couldn't do enough for us. The food was delicious and Ugur, the owner, was very helpful in helping us decide what to choose as everything sounded...More

Thank PeeGeeDee
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Questions & Answers
14 January 2016|
Response from Johnthehomecook | Reviewed this property |
Short answer. No. Usually a veggie main, a veggie starter or two, plus the Mezze. Not a wide choice, but we found the limited choice is not an issue because the dishes have equal status to the meat or fish and are not poor... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 14:15
18:15 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:15
18:15 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:15
18:15 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:15
18:15 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 Market Hill, Woodbridge IP12 4LX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Woodbridge
  • Phone Number: +44 1394 380055
Please note we are currently closed for a summer break between 17th July until 10th August. A family run restaurant offering fine dining in a relaxed and informal atmosphere. Winner: Best International Restaurant in the EADT Suffolk Food & Drink Awards 2017.
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