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The Brewers Arms Rattlesden

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Lower Road | Rattlesden, Bury St Edmunds, Rattlesden IP30 0RJ, England
+44 1449 736377
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Accepts American Express, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Parking Available, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Street Parking, Takeout, Validated Parking, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer
Description: A heart-warmingly unspoiled country dining pub, with real ale, fine wines...
A heart-warmingly unspoiled country dining pub, with real ale, fine wines and locally sourced seasonal menu.
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
The Brewers is back - and its good!

Open again under new ownership, Tim and his young chef Leam are working hard to get this place right once again, and restore it's good reputation - and they're getting there. You'll find a warm welcome and an easy atmosphere to complement this beautiful heritage building in the heart of a lovely... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 30, 2015
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English first
Bury St. Edmunds, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

Open again under new ownership, Tim and his young chef Leam are working hard to get this place right once again, and restore it's good reputation - and they're getting there. You'll find a warm welcome and an easy atmosphere to complement this beautiful heritage building in the heart of a lovely village. There's still detail being worked out, but... More 

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England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015

Was looking for a nice place to eat lunch near our newly purchased house. What can i say perfect for a country pub location. Staff were extremely friendly and as they have only been open for 4 months still learning. BUT food was cooked well and prepared fresh and very tasty.. We will certainly be popping back there in the... More 

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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015

Arrived at The Brewers to a warm welcome, the staff where friendly too. After getting a taster of the wines we choose which one we wanted and then sat at our table. The friendly waitress took our order. The food was lovely I had the chicken burger,my friend had the fish pie. The desert was lovely too home made blueberry... More 

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London, England, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Great Sunday Roast - warm and friendly service - come and try it! There was beef, pork or chicken on offer. Prompt and friendly service - highly recommended.

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Kinlough
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

Stopped by for a drink and the staff are friendly and the beer was excellent, especially as it was a hot day. The exterior was beautifully decorated with flower baskets and there is a lovely garden. Inside the tables are clean and nicely spaced apart. The menu was appetizing and I was sorry I couldn't eat here as I had... More 

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Bury St. Edmunds, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

So pleased that the restaurant/pub opened for meals under new management and a new chef this week. Very nice pub food on offer including steak, chicken, fish, chilli and the Chef's specials including veggie options, all at reasonable prices. It's a comfortable homely pub and the staff are very friendly. We wish Tim, Chef Leam and all the staff well... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

Recently reopened, the decor is lovely and quaint in this pub with an oven in the back and lots of detail. Went in as a very small group on a lunch break from work. It went downhill from there. The burgers were overcooked with huge (and I mean ~5" thick) bread. The pie burnt and was brought out burnt, asked... More 

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Ontario
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

Stopped here today for lunch and we were pleasantly surprised. The pub has reopened under new management. Our food was excellent. Very fresh and well printed. Everyone was very friendly and although we were strangers we were made to feel at home. We will definitely go back.

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Bury St. Edmunds, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

Unfortunately this restaurant/pub is no longer open for business. I live in the village and like many of my neighbours would like to see it open for business again. It was a great place to eat and we'd like it to be the same again. Very sad.

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Stowmarket, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

Took a booking 3 weeks ago for a table on a Saturday night. When we arrive the place is shut!! Not much more to say. Either they have closed, or they can't be bothered to contact customers with reservations to cancel the bookings. We won't be going back again!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Lower Road | Rattlesden, Bury St Edmunds, Rattlesden IP30 0RJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Rattlesden
  • Phone Number: +44 1449 736377

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 8 - 21
  • Cuisine: Pub

Description

A heart-warmingly unspoiled country dining pub, with real ale, fine wines and locally sourced seasonal menu.

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