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The Railway

££ - £££, British,
Westerfield Road, Ipswich IP6 9AA, England
+44 1473 252337
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Westerfield Road, Ipswich IP6 9AA, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have often been here and have always had a good meal. Last night was no exception. The beetroot risotto was delicious with rice perfectly cooked. A nice sized portion. My friends enjoyed their chicken supreme which was an unusual thing to see on a...More

1  Thank Melanie D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Booked a table for 10 for a birthday. The staff were so accommodating, the owner was so attentive and the food was absolutely gorgeous. We will definitely visit here again!

1  Thank Keeble90
Reviewed 2 August 2018

The westerfield railway has good parking and offers a varied menu at reasonable prices. I asked for a substitute for garlic bread (which I’m not fond of) and this request was accomodated with no fuss. The staff were friendly and efficient. I particularly liked the...More

1  Thank Jane P
Reviewed 16 July 2018

We ate in this pub from Tuesday 10 until Thursday 12, the food was excellent and very substantial. The staff were all excellent, very polite and extremely helpful, nothing was too much trouble for them. As visitors we were surprised that even the "locals" made...More

1  Thank PJOrchard
Reviewed 28 June 2018

went there for dinner last night, sat outside in the sun. The staff were really good, excellent service and the food was amazing, we were going to the Swan but drove past here and thought we would give it a go as hadn't been before,...More

Thank l0uisecurtis
Reviewed 16 June 2018

We stopped off here for dinner after a long journey home. It was a beautiful sunny evening so we opted to eat outside on the front patio. We realised that unfortunately this was a smoking area so we looked at moving but discovered that all...More

1  Thank 8mrsh8
Reviewed 7 June 2018

The Railway is a very friendly pub with great food and my family and I go quite regularly to eat so was an obvious choice for my dear mothers wake. Very easy process to arrange and the staff were so polite and pleasant we soon...More

1  Thank Deborah C
Reviewed 22 May 2018

We had a fantastic meal last Saturday evening great atmosphere great food and service we had a fantastic time thank you

Thank John S
Reviewed 18 May 2018

Very friendly inn with good rooms and excellent food. Lots of parking and close to the railway station for those using public transport. Our room was well equipped, had a garden view and an excellent en-suite. Everything was clean and immaculate and the WiFi was...More

1  Thank BWhitley
Reviewed 11 May 2018

Dad and I hadnt been for a several months, so decided to go for lunch, They were very busy, due to a funeral reception, but we were still served quickly by the friendly staff. I had beetroot & brie tart which was lush, dad had...More

1  Thank Linda P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$33
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 19:00
12:00 - 19:00
12:00 - 19:00
12:00 - 19:00
12:00 - 19:00
12:00 - 19:00
12:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Westerfield Road, Ipswich IP6 9AA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Ipswich
  • Phone Number: +44 1473 252337
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