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The Golden Lion

10 Cornhill, Ipswich IP1 1DP, England
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Ranked #19 of 23 hotels in Ipswich
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Rating summary
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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English first
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

This is what you would expect food wise, cheap pub food thats familiar with the microwave. I had a panini which was well filled and quite tasty. The staff were friendly, happy and were busy checking back on customers to see if the food was ok. A sign of some good training practices there...

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Swindon, United Kingdom
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71 reviews 71 reviews
26 hotel reviews
146 helpful votes 146 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

We headed to this pub whilst on an overnight stay in Ipswich , for an evening meal and a few drinks . However we onded up only having one drink and leaving. The service was very slow , with our server not making eye contact or entering conversation with us ( am i bothered attitude ) , despite the pub... More

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ipswich
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28 reviews 28 reviews
10 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

Had a meal and drink at the Golden Lion with my daughter prior to watching Mike and the Mechanics at the Corn Exchange. It was very busy but we found a table nice to see some real ale selections for about £2.50 pint. My daughter had a Mexican burger and I had the 14 oz rump steak, this included a... More

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014

I am actually still in the golden lion as I write, so I hopefully won't miss anything! Firstly, we've been to several Wetherspoons, so we know to expect cheap and cheerful pub food, but today we feel let down. It started when I ordered, a large breakfast for my partner and a breakfast bloomer sandwich for me. I requested to... More

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7 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2013

This is one of three weatherspoons pubs in ipswich, for us the best food without a shadow of doubt out of the three pubs, delivered quickly , hot( unlike cricketers) clean , tables wiped before we got our seats, and welcomed by staff, will be going again soon.

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Redruth, United Kingdom
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43 reviews 43 reviews
15 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2013

We went there on their Steak Club night and had the Aberdeen Angus 14oz steak which was extremely good value for money. They cooked it perfectly and you would have paid at least twice as much probably anywhere else. Also, doubled up the free drink, gin, for only an extra pound. Sat upstairs which we found very pleasant.

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Essex
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7 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2013

Visting Ipswich city for the first time. Popped into Wetherspoons for lunch. Curry was on the menu, would have been rude to say no! It was delicious and very well prices. Pub is very old and quirky, sat upstairs. Received very good service. Went back for a couple in the evening, and again good service, drinks prices reasonable. Would definitely... More

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UK via France
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51 reviews 51 reviews
9 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2013

Had been shopping for hours on a Sunday and tought we should stop for a drink and maybe something to eat. The menu lookedok but decided to go for the Baked Potato with three bean chilli. It took a little while to reach the table and the inside was still very cold! They took it back and offered another one... More

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York, UK
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220 reviews 220 reviews
107 hotel reviews
167 helpful votes 167 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2013

We were visiting Ipswich for the weekend. It was Saturday afternoon and the shops were closing and a football match was just about to finish at the nearby ground. We were on the lookout for food and knew that there was a Wetherspoons somewhere close by. From the outside it's small. We almost missed it. The give away was the... More

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2013

My husband and I often visit the Golden Lion if we are in town on a Saturday to have breakfast, yesterday we visited and upon my husbands recommendation, (as last he had, had this and it was very nice) I ordered the Eggs Benedict. The pub was quite busy as it tends to be Saturday mornings, the breakfast trade is... More

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Additional Information about The Golden Lion

Address: 10 Cornhill, Ipswich IP1 1DP, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Suffolk > Ipswich
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Shuttle Bus service
Hotel Style:
Ranked #19 of 23 hotels in Ipswich
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
The Golden Lion Hotel Ipswich
Golden Lion Ipswich
Golden Lion Hotel Ipswich
The Golden Lion Ipswich, Suffolk

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