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The Plough

) #79 of 359 Restaurants in Ipswich $ , British,
2 Dogs Head Street, Ipswich IP4 1AD, England
+44 1473 288005
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (4 reviews)
“great pub” (7 reviews)
“bus station” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
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LOCATION
2 Dogs Head Street, Ipswich IP4 1AD, England
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1 - 10 of 104 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First real visit to Ipswich town centre and I was looking for a wetherspoons which I couldn't find, I decided to pop in this pub and asked for directions, which she cheekily said why do want to go there when you're in the best pub...More

Thank grahamcogan
Management response:Responded 2 weeks ago

thank you for your review and I'm glad you found "the best pub in town"

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A few beers and a Christmas meal. Good variety of beers, friendly helpful staff. Christmas meal was very good for a large size party with different orders. Catered well considering the busy period.

Thank Ade-the-great
Management response:Responded 3 weeks ago

Thank you

Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Visited here on a trip for a party. Was there for lunch and later in the evening. Food was general pub fare. Very tasty and portions were large and satisfying. Went back later after the event and enjoyed a live band and good beer. Would...More

Thank Kevin H
Management response:Responded 13 July 2017

thank you and we welcome you back soon .

Reviewed 11 July 2017

The Plough is worth a visit if you are in Ipswich town centre. It is by one of the two bus stations.Thepub serves real ale and a good selection of wine and spirits. There is a decent food menu and also a section of gluten...More

Thank carlalexander
Management response:Responded 13 July 2017

thank you for you review what could we have done to improve your rating ?

Reviewed 17 June 2017

This is a great place to go for having a drink a bite to eat, or to catch the match (Football, Rugby, Tennis you name it), right in the centre of Ipswich but with a real "Local" feel about it, staff are always friendly and...More

Thank Graham J
Management response:Responded 19 June 2017

thank you and we hope you liked the new look ?

Reviewed 20 May 2017

Not a bad pub, but nothing special. Good choice of beers, served promptly by efficient staff. On a busy road, worth a visit if you are in the area

Thank ARKAYESS
Management response:Responded 19 June 2017

Hi thanks for the review and I would like to invite you back to check out the new look Plough your visit was 5 days before we closed for our refurb :)

Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

Lovely food,very friendly staff would highly recommend my friend and i popped in here before going to the new empire theatre in ipswich,food really was lovely fresh and well presented highly recommend.

Thank mandy4526
Management response:Responded 13 May 2017

Thank you and hope to see you again soon :)

Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

This pub is a find. I've given it 5 stars because despite not being a high end gastro pub and not in the best area of Ipswich to be wandering around in the evening they deserve it for service and atmosphere and provision. The place...More

Thank Maloures
Management response:Responded 13 May 2017

thank you and we hope to see you again soon if you are back in Ipswich

Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Typical pub food which includes good selection of sandwiches. Friendly staff, good beer and atmosphere. Great for sports with numerous large screens and projector. This includes sky/bt sports. Great location in the town centre.

Thank jamiesandilands9
Management response:Responded 13 May 2017

thank you

Reviewed 14 March 2017

Nice pub next to the bus station and a small taxi rank. Beer is reasonably priced. Food is decent pub Fahrenheit and menu quite extensive. Service was friendly and quick. Several TVs screens dotted around the pub showing a range of sports. Toilets could do...More

Thank daveinkent44
Management response:Responded 13 May 2017

thank you

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Dogs Head Street, Ipswich IP4 1AD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Ipswich
  • Phone Number: +44 1473 288005
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