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The Anchor

££ - £££, British,
19 Quay Street, Woodbridge IP12 1BX, England
+44 1394 382649
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good34%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
19 Quay Street, Woodbridge IP12 1BX, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Title says it all... Haven't eaten here for a while but regularly frequent for a pint with friends.. Good service and friendly pub

Thank tpc123
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

swung by on a friday afternoon for a couple. . . was ok . . needs a bit of background music or something as with just 3 people in the place conversation runs dry. . .. anyhow, beers very good. . . probably a decent...More

Thank dave b
Reviewed 12 February 2018

We went for New Years Eve and the food , service, entertainment etc was really good, this is our 2nd NYE in this pub, having a 3 course meal and plenty to drink, would highly recommend

Thank l0uisecurtis
Reviewed 28 January 2018

Had lunch 28/1/18. Good service and atmosphere though nowhere to park except in pay car park. Good beer,coffee,desert,roast potatoes very good,other veg ok,Yorkshire pud heroically large,rib of beef poor value(£14 main course) as half was fat and inedible.

Thank David A
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

We had yet another fantastic meal at The Anchor on Saturday. The food was prepared wonderfully, the service first class, and the red wine was served at just the right temperature. The pub being full meant there was a lovely atmosphere too. The owner of...More

Thank Adam P
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

Great Sunday lunch at the pub, freezing cold outside but the dog was more than happy roasting by the fire. Food was excellent I had the large fish cakes and hubby had a cheese toasty with a side of chips. The roast dinner looked good...More

Thank Notsominijo
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

Visited for lunch on New Year’s Eve and was not disappointed! Very reasonably priced and the fish and chips were incredible! It’s a lovely traditional pub, with friendly staff can’t recommend enough

Thank jaz303
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

There’s so many things I love about this pub. It’s a genuine boozer with no pretence. The people who work there are friendly, helpful and good fun and they know their stuff. The food is consistently amazing - whether it’s a pub classic, a home...More

Thank Tony M
Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

Excellent food - the fish and chips was best ever according to my husband who is an authority. He also said that the Green King IPA beer was great. I enjoyed the beetroot and pumpkin seed falafel and the Sauvignon Blanc. Definitely recommended!

Thank Izzie62
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

We regularly eat at The Anchor as the food is of a higher standard than other pubs in Woodbridge and reasonably priced. While the service is usually excellent, and was for the most part on Saturday, we were a little disappointed when our waitress informed...More

Thank Adam P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 Quay Street, Woodbridge IP12 1BX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Woodbridge
  • Phone Number: +44 1394 382649
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We are a traditional quayside pub boasting old world charm, a roaring fire, dark wooden and flagstone floors. A warm welcome awaits you.We produce all our food freshly on the premises, sourcing as much of our ingredients as locally as possible. We are happy to cater for large groups to individuals, bespoke menus on request.We serve a selection of Greene King cask ales and have been awarded the Cask Marque for their qualaity and are members of The Greene King Head Brewers Club, a collection of superior Greene King cask ale pubs chosen by their Head Brewer John Bexon.
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