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The Star Inn

Hall Road, Wenhaston, Southwold IP19 9HF, England
+44 1502 478240
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“mash” (8 reviews)
“sirloin steak” (4 reviews)
“pie” (7 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Hall Road, Wenhaston, Southwold IP19 9HF, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited at Lunchtime Sunday 8th July 2018. Chef was absent so limited menu. Had Ham Baguette with all the trimmings followed by cheesecake. Very tasty with fresh ingredients used in the baguette. Staff were welcoming and informative and provided an efficient and friendly service. Comments...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

A cracking oasis of charm , wit and proper drinkies and trough. Don't know why I'm advertising the place , I should be keeping it a secret so I can get to the bar when next that way . ( which will be very damn...More

1  Thank Nick H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The esoteric charm of the place is augmented by the razor sharp wit of the proprietors. Come for the beer, stay for the culinary delights.

1  Thank bignick882018
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

What a wonderful pub. Just like pubs used to be but seldom are nowadays. Good range of beer, excellent food, wonderful atmosphere, intelligent, friendly and very generous landlord and landlady.

1  Thank nickypritc
Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

We were searching for a country pub to have dinner to remember and found the Star Inn. Not an easy party to please with the demands of kids and gluten free options required. This pub seemed to tick all the boxes and I have to...More

2  Thank pjddugb
Reviewed 28 May 2018

We had dinner in the Starr inn on the Saturday night with friends who live in the village. We had a great night with lovely meals all round. On the Sunday we visited the pub again for the Soapbox Challenge. The pub had a bbq,...More

1  Thank diane66smith
Reviewed 28 May 2018

Had a fantastic leisurely Saturday lunch on the day of the wedding of the latest Royal 'hanger on' - we wanted to escape the Meghan-mania. And we did. Lunch for five was glorious. Great menu and well prepared and presented. Clean plates all round. Landlady...More

1  Thank anniefg
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

This is such a beautiful pub, with amazing owners who are so freibdly5 and caring. The area is so beautiful and quite and is a great retreat for any busy city worker with a family, who wants to relax and get along with locals with...More

1  Thank Tim S
Reviewed 26 May 2018

Been going here for many years and its great to see it thriving , sure its a bit different but if you are looking for the same go to a Weatherspoons ...food, service , beer , landlord and landlady all fantastic..., had a sausage baguette...More

1  Thank C C
Reviewed 17 May 2018

Great relaxed atmospherem they are happy to tolerate our load girlie gossip, really delicious food and great service with a smile.

1  Thank epworth106
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28 May 2015|
Response from 50Stella50 | Reviewed this property |
Hi just someone who eats and drinks there ... Hope this isn't too late. .. The owners will do a little starter I'm sure for children.. All you have too do is ask they are very accommodating .. Hope this is helpful and not... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$16
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:59 AM - 11:00 PM
11:59 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:59 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:59 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:59 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:59 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:59 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hall Road, Wenhaston, Southwold IP19 9HF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Southwold  >  Wenhaston
  • Phone Number: +44 1502 478240
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A traditional country pub that offers a range of real ales and simple home cooked food. Open fires in the winter and a large garden for the summer.
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