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3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   High Street, Bildeston IP7 7EB, England
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The Bildeston Crown
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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62 reviews 62 reviews
28 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had dinner in a large group here. The food was incredible! Staff were so very helpful, and were attentive without being overbearing. The food is very well presented and full of flavour. We found that all tastes in our group were well catered for. The pub itself is in a beautiful village. We cannot recommend it enough, and will definitely... More

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

often called in to the Crown at lunchtime with a pal for a steak sandwich (£7) & a pint of bitter it was not cheap but it was good food , last time there was a new menu brought in by the new chef ,nearest item I could find to my regular steak sandwich was a ham baguette also £7... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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92 reviews 92 reviews
74 hotel reviews
113 helpful votes 113 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here as we were attending a wedding at Priory Hall. The hotel was a fine choice and we stayed 2 nights, the room was fine and everything worked... not much more to add if you are in the area and need somewhere reasonable to stay you wont be disappointed.

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Suffolk, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We was very sceptical about returning here when we heard that the head chef had changed, although we are very glad to confirm the food was fantastic. All our food came out cooked to perfection with perfect timing between courses. All food was presented wonderfully although the desserts stood out above the other courses. For basic desserts such a brûlée... More

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London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This pub mixes modern food and ambience with old-style sevice and quality food and drink. It is a pub with atmosphere enough for an afternoon with friends or a quieter top-quality dinner. I have been there many times. The food prices are high in the restaurant, especially for Suffolk, but it is worth it. You get what you pay for;... More

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Norwich
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Stayed for a Saturday evening on 30-Aug-14. It is the epitome of a Gastro Pub. A beautifully upgraded coaching inn which offers an excellent dinner followed by a night in comfortable well appointed bedroom. On the evening we stayed there was a noisy party in the bar, but we were shown to a quieter corner just inside the restaurant for... More

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Dorset
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24 reviews 24 reviews
12 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We stayed two nights at the Bildeston Crown and would go back if in the area. The staff are very welcoming and our ensuite room was very clean and comfortable. We understand that the chef is new and we can recommend his cooking. Both evenings our meals were delicious and well-cooked.

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London, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
10 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

Someone with a head for business, now the days of men ambling along to the pub for a pint of mild and bitter and a game of shove halfpenny are but a distant memory, has refurbished the Crown at Bildeston as a restaurant with rooms. The overall effect is modern and elegant. I cannot quite see how and why so... More

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Derby, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Our first visit here, but certainly not our last. Beautifully maintained old building, lovely restaurant and excellent staff. although we were booked in for dinner, we arrived in time for a light lunch and their sandwiches were unique and lovely. Excellent choice for dinner and wine list. I understand the chef is new, long may she last. Breakfast really nice... More

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New York City, New York
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

Delightful small hotel. Like staying in someone’s home, albeit a smart, impeccably-clean, very comfortable home. Dinner and breakfast were delicious and generous, and executed with country charm. Room (number 2) and bathroom was large and well-equipped, although I noticed, when visiting my travelling companions, the rooms were all quite different from each other. Cozy, well-stocked bar stayed open late. Would... More

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Address: High Street, Bildeston IP7 7EB, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Suffolk > Bildeston
Hotel Class:3 star — The Bildeston Crown 3*
Number of rooms: 12
Also Known As:
The Bildeston Crown Hotel Bildeston
Bildeston Crown Ipswich
The Bildeston Crown England - Suffolk

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