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The Dog

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Bar, British, Pub
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The Green, Grundisburgh, Woodbridge IP13 6TA, England
+44 1473 735267
12:00 - 22:30
Closed now
All hours
Sun 12:00 - 22:30
Tue - Thu 12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Food was well priced and tasted great. Downside was some of the seating was a bit awkward and service lacked a little due to under staffing at the time.

Thank Grantchester H
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18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited the pub on a Friday evening, for a meal and catch up with friends. The menu appeared to cater for all tastes and there were a number of specials on the blackboard plus a very good range of real ales and wines. Fortunately, we had booked a table, as the place was full, but we only had a short... More 

Thank RWC1
Cala Millor, Islas Baleares, Spain
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Words cannot describe how great this steak was. It was cooked to perfection and the meat itself was melt in the mouth, probably the best steak I have ever had. Well done grundisburgh dog!

Thank charliegarnish
Essex, England
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42 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We called into the Dog on the way back from the Suffolk coast during half term week and were so glad we did. The pub wasn't busy as it was only 6.30pm so we had no problem getting a table. We ordered 3 main meals and drinks and whilst the service wasn't the fastest, when the food arrived it was... More 

Thank SueEssex_England
Ipswich, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Four very happy people smiled and said their goodbyes, following a delightful evening in a traditional Suffolk pub. We thoroughly enjoyed ourselves, tasty staters, delicious steaks and scrummy puds. Service couldn't have been bettered, thank you.

Thank SueandJune
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21 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

Visited for Sunday lunch and we were so glad we did , went on a recommendation from a family member who said it was fab and it was . Lovely roast beef with lovely trimmings and a gorgeous cheeky red to accompany! We will be returning very shortly. Also the staff were very genuine and friendly . Top marks to... More 

Thank BigJaime
Kenilworth, United Kingdom
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68 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

We visited the Dog, a regular venue over the last three years when on holiday in Woodbridge. This visit wasn't up to the very high standards set in the past due mainly to the poor maner we were addressed in when we arrived and mentioned we had a reservation. The gentleman did not know where table 12 was this could... More 

Thank stuart w
Liversedge, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Finally got to have lunch there. My steak was delicious as was all the trimmings with a divine pepper sauce. Was lovely sitting in the back garden. The lovely Nikki saw to us. Excellent service from her! Thank you. Will DEF be back!

Thank PaulaDavis69
Woodbridge, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Lovely village pub. Food was decent and service was at decent speed. Atmosphere was good also with a nice bar area. Only small issue would be the dining area is a bit small but nothing major. Apart from that decent visit and I like the rustic Pugh-like furniture in the restaurant!

Thank gbanthorp
Woodbridge, United Kingdom
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49 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

The Dog offers a relaxed and as the name suggests ‘dog friendly’ drinking and dining environment. So firstly if you don’t own a dog and you don’t like dogs being in the eating restaurant area with you, then this is not the place for you. However if you have a well behaved hound that enjoys socialising with you then The... More 

Thank Andrew F

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Bar, British, Pub
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Green, Grundisburgh, Woodbridge IP13 6TA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Woodbridge  >  Grundisburgh
  • Phone Number: +44 1473 735267

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?