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Quick Bites, Bar, Pizza, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
About
Generous George is all about it's people, it's food and it's atmosphere, and that's certainly what we aim to give our best of when you come dine with us. We have a pizza oven- to make fresh pizzas in house! You can pick them up for takeaway too. Ice cream parlour - with 10 different flavours available. Pool table - £1 a go, plus the first game of the day is free! Big red chair - get a picture on the chair and let everyone see you've been to your local Generous George. Come in, and see what all the fuss is about!
PRICE RANGE
US$5 - US$26
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
CUISINES
Bar, Pizza, British, Pub
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Free off-street parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 21 December 2020

We had a great time with our 2 children at the Christmas gingerbread decorating activity. We hadn't been to a children's activity there before so thought we'd give it a try and weren't disappointed. It included a Christmas box with 6 christmas themed gingerbread pieces...More

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed 20 October 2020

Enjoyed lunch at my local with my wife and son today. The food was excellent ( Big All Day Breakfast and the Gammon Steak) and the staff very warm, friendly and efficient. All Covid 19 guidelines were in place and the atmosphere is made as...More

Date of visit: October 2020
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JacobGates089, Manager at The Raven, responded to this reviewResponded 22 October 2020

Thank you for you lovely review! We are glad you enjoyed your food and that you had a great time whilst visiting us. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 24 September 2020

Friendly, well organised, covid safe. Warm reception. Decent food at reasonable price. The warmth of the team was exceptional

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 22 September 2020 via mobile

Ipswich, is a place that often has a bad rep, but not if my visit is reflective of the area! Stoped by The raven in Ipswich for a coffee and cake (or hot choc in my case) with a friend! Love the atmosphere here, covid...More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 20 September 2020 via mobile

Great time at The Raven last night for the ‘socially distanced cheese & wine’ event. Really good to see the pub busy, with everyone adhering to the new rules and Elena and her team making everyone feel safe. Highly recommended.

Date of visit: September 2020
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JacobGates089, Assistant Manager at The Raven, responded to this reviewResponded 22 September 2020

Thank you for your review, we are glad you enjoyed our cheese & wine event and that our team made you feel safe upon your visit. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 6 September 2020

We had been looking forward to our visit as hadn’t been in ages. Last time we visited in 2018 it was lovely, food amazing and tasty and great value for money. Staff were great too. This time... The cheesy garlic dougballs are just cheese balls...More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Elenastaiano, General Manager at The Raven, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2020

Hello Thank you for your review. I am really surprised to hear of this as our pizzas are usually really popular. I can only apologise for the lack of garlic sauce. This was hopefully rectified for you when you brought it to the managers attention?...More

Reviewed 3 September 2020

Was looking for a place in the area to have a drink with our puppy. Our welcome was very friendly and was happy to be told dogs are allowed in the beer garden. Very much enjoyed our drinks and would definitely come back for food...More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 29 August 2020

I Went too this restaurant for a nice chilled lunch with a friend. We ordered nachos for a starter which were absolutely horrendous, pizza sauce for salsa? Really??? Cheese melted all over the paper on the bottom? Really? Nachos are the easiest thing too make....More

Date of visit: August 2020
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Elenastaiano, General Manager at The Raven, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2020

Hello I’m really sorry to hear you didn’t enjoy your food today. It’s a shame you didn’t make a member of staff aware as we would have happily refunded you or made you something else. We do use pizza sauce on our Nachos as stated...More

Reviewed 8 August 2020 via mobile

I went for drinks and food with my friend and their kids and i was served by a lovely girl behind the bar called megan! She was so friendly and made the experience so enjoyable! They have amazing onion rings too

Date of visit: August 2020
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Elenastaiano, General Manager at The Raven, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2020

Hello regedgy Thank you so much for your support during these difficult time’s and I will let Megan know she’s had a mention! Hope to see you again soon Kind regards Elena Staiano

Reviewed 1 August 2020

It was our first trip back to the Raven since before lockdown, the lady who greeted us at the door was very friendly and explained all of the changes to us. There were hand sanitizer stations available and a perspex screen at the till, and...More

Date of visit: August 2020
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Elenastaiano, General Manager at The Raven, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2020

Hello Thank you so much for your support during these challenging times! I’m really glad your experience was positive and I sincerely hope you visit us again in the future! Kind regards Elena Staiano

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27 May 2017|
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Response from 193andyj | Reviewed this property |
Not that I remember. The pub appears to be surrounded by roads & parking so no suitable outside space either.
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Frequently Asked Questions about The Raven
    Does The Raven offer takeaway?
    Yes, The Raven offers takeaway services.
    Does The Raven offer delivery?
    Yes, The Raven offers delivery services.
    How is The Raven rated?
    The Raven is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 3.5
    • Service: 3.5
    • Value: 3.5
    • Atmosphere: 3.5