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Crooked Barn Restaurant

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Ivy House Farm Ivy Lane, Lowestoft NR33 8HY, England
+44 1502 501353
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good17%
  • Average22%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible5%
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British, European, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Ivy House Farm Ivy Lane, Lowestoft NR33 8HY, England
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Reviewed 9 March 2017

We were a party of 14 and were seated at 2 tables pushed together. It was a little odd as there was a round table which was higher than the rectangular table so it was like paupers at the banquet if you were on the...More

Thank Shung1809
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Booked here for a meal believing it to be good by its reviews , starters were ok but nothing special ,main I had monk fish it looked dry and was ,the fish was in a parcel of what looked like leek but was very dry...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 1 March 2017

We were really looking forward to our award winning restaurant meal., but was a little dissapointed as it is quite expensive for the mains ect and it didn't come with any vegetables on some dishes, and the lamb was under cooked and fatty, didn't get...More

Thank Teresa L
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

We visited here earlier in the week and we won't be returning. The service was slow waiting an hour for starters to arrive. When starters arrived the soup of the day wasn't what the waitress had said it was meaning that my mother in law...More

1  Thank Tombles123
Reviewed 5 February 2017

The location of this restaurant is excellent - peaceful area and lovely gardens. The restaurant itself is a converted barn with a very high ceiling and exposed beams. The tables are placed a reasonable distance apart so other tables' conversations are not a distraction. Each...More

Thank tonywindsor2016
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

We had a lovely evening here, the menu was varied, the food was fresh and it was all hot. The menu had good variety, although on a £70 meal, I felt it funny to be charged for six slices of bread, however fresh and chef's...More

Thank E S
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Went to Ivy Farm for meal to celebrate an 80th birthday. There were 10 in the party and it was booked in advance. The service was so bad as there was clearly not enough staff to look after the restaurant..we felt sorry for the one...More

1  Thank Maggie C
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

This has a nice setting, the barn was nicely decorated and the staff were very warm and friendly, I have to agree with some other comments, the terrine starters for me was not very nice, other members had duck and a cheese soufflé which the...More

Thank W1DSN
Reviewed 2 January 2017

The food was tasty and plentiful with excellent and professional service in a large, bright barn type room.

Thank Pattilady
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

We booked in for Christmas Day lunch in the barn. On arrival we were directed to the wrong building which caused considerable difficulties for my mother in law who cannot walk far. Eventually sent to the right location which was beautifully decorated. The table was...More

Thank Hartrix
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$116 - US$116
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ivy House Farm Ivy Lane, Lowestoft NR33 8HY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Lowestoft
  • Phone Number: +44 1502 501353
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