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The Castle Inn

Castle Street, Framlingham IP13 9BP, England
+44 1728 724033
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good38%
  • Average14%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible9%
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Opens in 22 min
Bar, British, Pub
$$ - $$$
Castle Street, Framlingham IP13 9BP, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the Castle Inn twice in February and both times the ambiance, reception, food and drink were spot on. Lovely people running the place. We will keep returning.

Thank J M
Reviewed 4 January 2018

I left my father and disabled brother in this establishment on NY day whilst we visited the Castle. On entering via the front door the overwhelming smell of urine was vile.There was no discernible heating on in this establishment. A rubbish bin lid sat on...More

1  Thank Wendy S
Reviewed 21 December 2017

One of us is vegetarian and has a milk intolerance and a life-threatening allergy to nuts and peanuts (her sister died of the same alllergy). We mentioned this when booking, and on arrival we were warmly welcomed, and without our having to remind anyone of...More

Thank bassic_steve
Reviewed 29 November 2017

Stumbled across this gem of a pub, Had a great fish and chips and lovely Pint if Cornish Doom Bar! chilled to perfection seaming its my favourite ale. they now show sky sports fairly new I believe and they have a function room down the...More

Thank Livingthedreamboyo
Reviewed 28 November 2017 via mobile

Very happy I stumbled upon this place. Very friendly and helpful staff and service was great. Extreamly cosy and kept to a good standard with great little touches like the stokes condemants, very nice touch. The food was great I had a bacon, bri, and...More

1  Thank Matthew S
Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

What a fantastic pub, friendly staff and good food. The castle burger was amazing. I'll be back soon. Keep up the good work.

Thank Bird727
Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

Popped in with the wife and dog to watch some football and grab a simple lunch. Watch the footie in the unheated shed just off the courtyard. It was freezing. I was happy though, my team won. Another larger family were sitting at the next...More

Thank Glitch33
Reviewed 26 October 2017

Went here for lunch. Two children and three adults. Good choice of food and good choices for the children. I just had soup which was good. One of our group had the chilli but said it was a bit on the bland side. The children...More

Thank rhoda m
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

We went for a pub lunch at the castle inn. We were very disappointed. We had a coke, a pint of ghost ship(which was very good) and 2 meals. We both had a small microwaved soggy sausage roll, with a bit of salad and chips...More

1  Thank fernbank
Reviewed 27 September 2017

Husband tempted by the 'Four cask beers' sign outside. He was not disappointed. This pub serves teas & coffees as well as alcohol and is very close to the castle , next to the car park. Although we didn't eat people were enjoying what looked...More

Thank Violet250951
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$28
Bar, British, Pub
Drinks, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Castle Street, Framlingham IP13 9BP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Framlingham
  • Phone Number: +44 1728 724033
  • E-mail
A typical English country pub on the outskirts of Framlingham & next to Framlingham Castle, serving local ales in prim condition with pub type food and country food specials all sauced locally and produced in house. Tea and coffee with cakes is available if that is your preferred choice. Be assured a warm welcome awaits you.
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