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The Woolpack Fornham St Martin

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The Street, Fornham St Martin, Bury St. Edmunds TL 852 670, England
01284 753380
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  • 11
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  • 7
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Very wide variety menu, plenty of choice for everyone.

Well priced, good value and service. Something for everyone. Had a large group, so we ordered before we went to ensure no disappointed diners. Very well looked after by the staff. Just right.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 27, 2015
Paul P
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Bury St. Edmunds, United Kingdom
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Manchester
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2015 NEW

If I lived near here, this would be my local. My wife and I called in for a meal on a rare evening without the kids last week. We were greeted by the landlord and landlady as if we were old friends. Such a warm welcome! It was clear that they were well liked by the regulars, and the place... More 

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Bury St. Edmunds, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015

Well priced, good value and service. Something for everyone. Had a large group, so we ordered before we went to ensure no disappointed diners. Very well looked after by the staff. Just right.

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Bury St. Edmunds, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

Four years ago I rote a terrible review regarding a meal we had at the Woolpack and it was so bad that it prompted me to sign up with Trip Advisor. About eighteen months ago I was told that it was much better and I have now been back several times and found it to be very good. On Sunday... More 

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UK
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

Though both daughters away, my wife took me here for a fathers day treat with another couple. Though we were the last to order, the Sunday lunch that arrived was very good, Meat, beef and not overdone as I like it fairly rare. Hot vegetables and not overdone, in fact it was like it was the first serving of the... More 

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Selby, United Kingdom
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

We arrived without booking about 8.30 on a Saturday night - they were fabulous. You can change the menu around if you want, service was great and quick and the food was lovely. Will definitely be going again.

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015 via mobile

Great country pub, me and my girlfriend visit the woolpack often never had a bad meal the staff are always friendly and very welcoming, and nothing is ever too much trouble, I would also like to congratulate Grahame and claire for turning the place around .

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Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
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13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015 via mobile

Nice food with pleasant staff. Great 8 ounce burgers and home cooked pies. Wash them down with IPA. A bit of a chat with the landlord spot on.

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Norfolk, United Kingdom
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42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

Well we came here for a wedding reception. The actual place looked and seemed nice. However...the bar staff failed to tell guests that there was a bar tab and hence charged people for their drinks, (saw one member of staff pocket money he had just taken from a guest!). The 'buffet' that was provided consisted of a few brought pizzas,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

Just got back from a lovely meal at the woolpack. Having been here before and been impressed I knew it would be good. Food presented well, good service and nice environment- well worth a visit.

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Bury St. Edmunds, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

A fantastic pub, great atmosphere and welcoming staff. The food is amazing, the menu has a wide variety of tasty dishes that are all cooked to order. The pub garden is large and enclosed for the children to play in while the adults can relax and enjoy a drink or two. I can't recommend highly enough!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: The Street, Fornham St Martin, Bury St. Edmunds TL 852 670, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Bury St. Edmunds  >  Fornham St Martin
  • Phone Number: 01284 753380

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: British, Pub

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