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3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   High Street, Bildeston IP7 7EB, England
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The Bildeston Crown
Ranked #1 of 1 Hotels in Bildeston
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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Suffolk, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Went for Sunday lunch on 7 December 2014. Nice surroundings and friendly staff. All four in our party ordered the beef as a main. Mine arrived smothered in gravy, which normally I don't mind, as I love it. But THIS gravy was vile. Tasted burnt and bitter. I had to scrape it off the meal in order to eat it.... More 

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Ketton, England
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61 hotel reviews
106 helpful votes 106 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were a group of 6 couples booked for a Sunday dine and stay. All of us are seasoned travellers and have eaten/stayed in some top places. All were full of praise for this beautiful country inn/restaurant. The staff were friendly, efficient and helpful beyond belief - they worked a miracle to resolve many difficulties so that the males in... More 

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here for two nights and I feel compelled to write a review, which I rarely do. The staff were incredibly attentive- we were upgraded free of charge because of a party one of the nights, the rooms were fantastic,all the staff working here were friendly and polite. All in all, I couldn't have been happier with our experience... More 

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Stowmarket, England, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have just had a delightful luncheon here! Everything we had asked for was beautifully executed, no fussy excesses or over attention ....good discreet but super service! Thank you to Alice for the arrangements, to Alberto and his team for five hours of keeping us served with lovely meals and wines and obviously to chef and her team! We loved... More 

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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 October 5, 2014

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
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

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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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

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
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

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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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

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 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

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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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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