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The Swan Inn Woolpit

) #1 of 3 Restaurants in Woolpit $$ - $$$ British, ,
The Street, Woolpit, Bury St Edmunds IP30 9QN, England
+44 1359 240482
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“crab cakes” (13 reviews)
“lamb burger” (6 reviews)
“gravadlax” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
British, Pub, Bar, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
The Street, Woolpit, Bury St Edmunds IP30 9QN, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely old English pub with lots of character.. Friendly welcome .,efficient service. Lovely choice of starters , a little disappointed with choices of main courses ( no good old English food i.e. pies! ) Delicious puddings. Pleasant evening .

Thank William D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed 2 nights as guests rooms were in the courtyard of the pub and were of good standard , had meal one night with 4 friends varied menu all meals cooked and presented lovely I had lamb burger rest had chicken breast and one had...More

2  Thank bobbyblade
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in for Saturday lunch as we were passing and hungry Food very good, portions on the small side but excellent quality If you want cheap and quantity look elsewhere! Would def go back.

1  Thank maidyment
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

We found this pub through trip advisor as me route to a camping festival. Lovely menu and setting. We would definitely go back. Better than your average pub. Staff friendly.

1  Thank Braintree320
Reviewed 3 June 2017

Just discovered a fabulous 14th century pub in woolpit, Suffolk. We stopped here for lunch. The menu wasn't typical pub grub which made a nice change although the obvious items were still available. We started with homemade carrot and coriander soup. Hubbie had the peri...More

1  Thank Nikki S
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

First class food in this lovely country Inn Highly recommended, & I'm really fussy!! 5 in party, aged 12-76! All loved the food. Great staff too

1  Thank Vanessa E
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

Fish special, burger, chicken in sauce and pasta all tasty and generous portions. Addams nice as usual. Minor things were a sticky table and menu would benefit from some lighter options. Puds were nice if a little pricy.

Thank Paulnhelenj
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

We were lucky to secure a place on the monthly quiz during our weekend away in Woolpit. Supper was lovely - wonderful Shepard's pie! Great and welcoming atmosphere. Publicans and staff very friendly. Really wonderful pub! Would recommend to anybody. We hope to be back...More

1  Thank Katherine W
Reviewed 24 April 2017

We all met at The Swan for wonderful family reunion, as usual our favourite place in Suffolk did not disappoint. We shared starters, crispy prawns, crab cakes, pan-seared halloumi with pickled chillies and The Best gravadlax and then we ate sea-bass, lamb burgers a wonderful...More

Thank Faith M
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

We decided on The Swan for a meal to mark an anniversary, and it didn't disappoint. Classy without being pretentious. With great service from friendly, efficient staff, a lovely cosy atmosphere, and wonderful reasonably-priced food, this place nails it in a way other local establishments...More

1  Thank MoonBaseAlpha
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Street, Woolpit, Bury St Edmunds IP30 9QN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Bury St Edmunds  >  Woolpit
  • Phone Number: +44 1359 240482
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