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Trowel and Hammer

) #1 of 1 Restaurants in Cotton ££ - £££ , British,
Mill Road | Nr Stowmarket, Cotton IP14 4QL, England
+44 1449 257381
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Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good21%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (13 reviews)
“panini” (3 reviews)
“sunday roast” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Mill Road | Nr Stowmarket, Cotton IP14 4QL, England
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Reviews (174)
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1 - 10 of 174 reviews

Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Visited this Sunday for the traditional Sunday roast and all I can say is what a let down in expectations. Food was served reasonably quick but the standard of what was on the plate was not great. A pile of hacked up Lamb which looked...More

Thank Steve W
HutchinsA, Manager at Trowel and Hammer, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Steve, We are very sorry we forgot your parsnips which were brought out to you with the Chefs sincerest apologies. All of Sunday mornings our chefs are busy at work preparing and cooking fresh ingredients for the day ahead including our roast meats, homemade...More

Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

The pub was very welcoming - clean, with rustic charm and warm on a cold May evening. The staff were very welcoming, friendly and attentive. The main menu is extensive and a daily specials board is also presented prior to ordering. The food was very...More

Thank Libellule_Noire
HutchinsA, Manager at Trowel and Hammer, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear reviewer, thank you very much for your lovely review, we look forward to seeing y U again soon. Kind regards,

Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Food was fantastic. Very friendly staff and a lovely pub to relax and have a drink. This pub also has a lovely garden.

Thank Georgette D
HutchinsA, Manager at Trowel and Hammer, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Georgette, thank you for your lovely review. We look forward to seeing you again soon :)

Reviewed 23 April 2017

Lovely welcome and prompt attention from the bar for drinks and table choice Dogs made welcome so a big plus for us otherwise we would not visit , this Includes a water bowl in the lounge which is appreciated for our four legged friend. Menu...More

Thank Amanda T
HutchinsA, Manager at Trowel and Hammer, responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2017

Hello Amanda. Thank you for your review and kind words. We love well behaved dogs, so please do keep bringing the furry friend :) We have a new menu coming out soon, so we hope to see you then!

Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Went here for a family meal and it was delicious. Just had starter and main course was to full for desert. The bar staff very friendly and also the waitresses. We will be returning.

Thank Karen R
HutchinsA, Manager at Trowel and Hammer, responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2017

Hi Karen, thanks for your visit and review. Hope we see you again very soon :)

Reviewed 10 April 2017

With a last minute decision made to go out for a meal, which then turned out to be one of the best made for a long while. The staff were all very friendly and accommodating. The food was amazing and considering it then was a...More

Thank Stuart M
HutchinsA, Manager at Trowel and Hammer, responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2017

Dear Stuart. Thank you for your review and venturing out to visit us. We are very pleased to hear you enjoyed everything and hope to see you again soon to try our new menu which will be launched very shortly!

Reviewed 5 April 2017

The menu is not massively adveturous but it does pub grub well. A nice atmosphere in a lovely building. I had a burger which was so-so, in a nice kind of way.

Thank DRB380
HutchinsA, Manager at Trowel and Hammer, responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2017

Hi Drb, thanks for your review. Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our meal.Thank you! Lots of character and tasty food well prepared - good friendly service.

Thank Karen G
HutchinsA, Manager at Trowel and Hammer, responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2017

Dear Karen, thank you for your kind words and review. We hope to see you again soon as we will be launching our new menu with some exciting new dishes available. Best wishes.

Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

Had a meal with some friends and planned to have a few beers too. Menu was pretty limited but burgers sounded good, served with nice chips and coleslaw. Burgers were a good size and looked homemade but lacked abit of flavour - but still as...More

1  Thank SweetBucks
HutchinsA, Manager at Trowel and Hammer, responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2017

Dear Sweetbucks, thank you for your review. As you well mentioned, our Steak burgers are homemade and their is a range of toppings available if one wishes. Unfortunately it is not that we don't wish to support the local micro breweries, it is that we...More

Reviewed 28 February 2017

we arrived right on opening time on a saturday lunch time, offered a full menu and dealt with by really lovely staff highly recommended

Thank 601nickw
HutchinsA, Manager at Trowel and Hammer, responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2017

Hi Nick, thank you for your review and hope you visit us again soon. Best wishes!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$6 - US$24
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 21:00
Thursday
12:00 - 21:00
Friday
12:00 - 09:30
Saturday
12:00 - 09:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mill Road | Nr Stowmarket, Cotton IP14 4QL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Cotton
  • Phone Number: +44 1449 257381
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Description
Picturesque part-thatched pub in the beautiful village of Cotton serving excellent homemade food, well kept real ales, a wide selection of lagers and ciders, as well as an extensive range of wines and soft drinks. Always something happening join our Facebook page to keep up to date!
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