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All 326 Ipswich Restaurants

The Townhouse Restaurant

4a Orwell Place, Ipswich IP4 1BB, England
1473230254
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Ranked #21 of 326 Restaurants in Ipswich
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $0 - $39
Cuisines: British
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Good for: Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Description: Nestled in the heart of Ipswich, The Townhouse Restaurant is a relaxed and intimate venue for however the mood takes you; from a simple coffee or a glass of wine from our extensive list; to light lunch or a full dinner, we are able and willing to meet all your needs.All of our food is prepared from fresh in situ by our outstanding kitchen team, led by our fabulous head chef, Jason. We look forward to welcoming you soon!
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English first
Ipswich, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
129 reviews 129 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

A place not to be missed in Ipswich, one of my favourite restaurants, great for just a relaxed drink or a great dinner. They do Tastecard as well, which is a bonus.

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Framlingham, United Kingdom
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41 reviews 41 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

A good all round place to go. The food is nice as is the building and interior. I look forward to going back

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

Staff are always willing and very helpful. We have been for several Christmas meals with colleagues and enjoyed them all. I think you get good value for money. The meals are well presented and very tasty. It has always been very clean. Can't wait to go again!

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014 via mobile

Went here with the girls to celebrate my birthday but it would be equally good for a romantic dinner for two. On arrival we were able to sit down in the intimate bar area and wait for everyone to arrive. Both the food and wine was lovely, the entire group enjoyed it and there is the option to have a... More

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14 reviews 14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2014

Myself, my boyfriend , my sister & her boyfriend went to the townhouse for a 3 course dinner for New Year's Eve dinner. There was champagne on arrival, excellent reception. Very carried out & well sorted. We got seated at 8pm. Service throughout the whole evening was great!! Food was outstanding. Wasn't rushed between each course, plenty of time for... More

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london
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26 reviews 26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2013

Prices dictate the food and service in my books, this place should be top notch but is average, the quality of the the food is ok but nothing special, vegies are scarce the sweet is very expensive like £6 to £8 pound (at weatherspoons you can get an 8 ounce steak with plenty of veg and a guiness for £6.10)... More

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18 reviews 18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2013 via mobile

Really good, wholesome food. Well prepared. Rustic rather than fine-dining but no complaints. Service was excellent, just the right amount of friendly efficient attention. The choice of wine available by the glass was a very pleasant surprise. Will look forward to a future visit

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
74 reviews 74 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2013

Had an enjoyable work's Christmas lunch here - good food with a good atmosphere. The food was hot and a good quality. The service was just right, with no long waits. The place was clean and tidy, with friendly staff. The table decorations and crackers were good quality and matched! My only quibble would be that as a lover of... More

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Ipswich
Top Contributor
68 reviews 68 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2013

Our second visit to this restaurant (can't believe we haven't been more often). We were part of a large party celebrating a 50th birthday and had the whole of the top floor of the restaurant. All of us had to choose in advance from the set Christmas menu, which was no problem. I had smoked trout bruschetta, rump of lamb... More

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14 reviews 14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2013

I have been to the townhouse restaurant several times, I can't fault it! It's very welcoming, wonderful atmosphere, great service, very good good - taste & presentation & staff very friendly. Me & my family had eaten here last night for my mums birthday, marvellous!

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