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The Raven

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PRICE RANGE
US$6 - US$16
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Bar, Pizza, British, Pub
Special Diets
Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We enjoyed a lovely family lunch at the Raven. Plenty to choose from on the vast menu. We booked but you don’t have to.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Wendy R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went for lunch with my mum and son and in the past six months it’s rapidly declined. Both my mum and I ordered the Tuna Sweetcorn Sandwich which is described as ‘Tuna Mayonnaise, Sweetcorn and crisp Gem lettuce’ When it arrived in a reasonable time...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank JSandy83
Elenastaiano, General Manager at The Raven, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hello Sorry to hear about your recent visit. This is a shame to hear about this feedback as we generally receive great reviews about our menu. Can you please email me on raven.ipswich@marstons.co.uk regarding this feedback so I may speak to you directly Many thanks...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Been to the hospital with my son and thought we would have lunch before heading home so me, my son and daughter stopped at the Raven it was quite busy for a Wednesday lunchtime found a table and went up to order food service wasn't...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank TammyJane77
Elenastaiano, General Manager at The Raven, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Thank you for your feedback. Apologies for your service you received when you visited with us. We do have a till system in place where certain items can be swapped for others but you should have been able to have a salad garnish instead...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Ellie and the team were very accommodating with our last minute requests to make sure our party went with a bang. Food was great value and offers on drinks helped keep us well lubricated through the night.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Steven J
Elenastaiano, General Manager at The Raven, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Steve Thanks for your review hope you had a great night! Hope to see you this xmas for another party night! Many Thanks Elena Staiano

Reviewed 12 January 2019 via mobile

Had a fantastic experience in Dec with a group of friends. Christmas menu was lovely with some quirky options! Salted caramel burger was a winner! The team of staff led by Ellie were all super friendly and couldn’t have done more for us. Excellent customer...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Michelle S
Elenastaiano, General Manager at The Raven, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Thank you for your lovely review! We very much enjoyed having your party with us at The Raven and hope you will come again this year! Many Thanks Elena Staiano General Manager

Reviewed 5 January 2019 via mobile

Had Christmas Day here, booked late but was absolutely lovely & would definitely do it again next year! :-) xxxMore

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank n4d14-c
Elenastaiano, General Manager at The Raven, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Thank you for your review. I am so happy you enjoyed your Christmas Day with us! This was my first Christmas Day whilst managing the business and intend on making it even more special this year so I sincerely hope to see you again!...More

Reviewed 4 January 2019 via mobile

Booked a table online for a family birthday meal. What a lovely place. So clean and the staff could t do enough for us. Food was amazing and didn’t wait long at all. Was lovely and hot. Fantastic service and will definitely be coming back....More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Gingelynne
Elenastaiano, General Manager at The Raven, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Thank you for your review! Glad you enjoyed our food and service. We have lots of great deals during the week such as £5 pizzas Tuesday and Friday, Free dessert Mondays and 2 for £10 burgers a on a Wednesday and sunday! Hopefully you...More

Reviewed 3 January 2019 via mobile

My Zumba class members and I attended a Christmas party evening at the Raven on the 21st of December. We awaited the event with great excitement and were not disappointed ! Not only was the meal excellent value it also tasted fantastic. The service headed...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank anonymousY6799OJ
Elenastaiano, General Manager at The Raven, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Thank you for your response! I am so glad you enjoyed your xmas party with us and hope to see you bvook again this year! Many Thanks Elena Staiano General Manager

Reviewed 30 December 2018 via mobile

We had the most excellent Xmas Day Lunch anyone could wish for - Great Food, Great Service - we would not hesitate to do this again. Our thanks to all at The Raven.More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank JandD10
Elenastaiano, General Manager at The Raven, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Thank you for your lovely review. I am very pleased to hear you enjoyed Christmas Day with us! I sincerely hope we are an option this year for your Christmas booking as we intend on the making they day even more special! Many Thanks...More

Reviewed 29 December 2018

Was in a large party booking here in December. Booking process was easy and efficient. The bar staff were busy but very efficient and friendly and when the food was served the service from staff was excellent. For such a reasonable price for the festive...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank MRSJP21
Elenastaiano, General Manager at The Raven, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Thank you for your review. I'm glad you enjoyed one of our xmas party nights! We plan on having even more this year so do keep a lookout for when you are planning! Many Thanks Elena Staiano General Manager

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Response from Andy J | 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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