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Pea Porridge

28-29 Cannon Street, Bury St. Edmunds IP33 1JR, England
+44 1284 700200
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“snails” (43 reviews)
“bone marrow” (24 reviews)
“tarte tatin” (23 reviews)
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European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
28-29 Cannon Street, Bury St. Edmunds IP33 1JR, England
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Reviewed February 10, 2015

I've been here a few times and while the menu looks exciting, the food and wine is nearly there rather than wowing. The wines I've tried have always left me wishing I had tried different ones and the food is, although different, a little bit...More

2  Thank Bradley B
Reviewed February 6, 2015

If you come to Bury St Edmunds make sure you hunt this place out - you won't regret it. I loved the service and atmosphere and great food with friendly yet non intrusive staff. The menu is amazing and very high standard. The venison was...More

2  Thank David I
Reviewed January 31, 2015

First time visiting the Pea Porridge not sure that I will ever go again. On booking I declared that I was a Coeliac I was told that there would be no problem as the chef was very accommodating. However there were no gluten free options...More

2  Thank lionell222
Reviewed January 31, 2015

Great food, good wine list - the first time I've tried red wine from Georgia! The service is friendly and efficient and the standard here is consistently high. You can pay more in Bury St Edmunds for food that won't be as satisfying or as...More

1  Thank B9768ZNdavidr
Reviewed January 29, 2015

Had a lunch here Saturday around 1.30pm. Good service and a great selection of fresh seasonal dishes. All 3 Courses were lovely and the wine delicious. Would definitely recommend.

2  Thank Fieldo09
Reviewed January 26, 2015 via mobile

Excellent food and drinks, very friendly and attentive service. We've really enjoyed our dinner at Pea Porridge, I knew that this is not a big place and they get booked up quickly for weekends but very polite gentleman managed to get us a table on...More

2  Thank MariaJonN
Reviewed January 24, 2015 via mobile

Interesting food (I wish I'd tried the snails), beautifully prepared, in a cosy, informal setting. I'll be back.

2  Thank Moonfood
Reviewed January 22, 2015

Delicious food - original and cooked to a very high standard; superb staff - friendly and informative; good decor. This was our 4th visit and we shall return! Wonderful to find a little restaurant producing such good food in our area (not quite our local...More

2  Thank Sophie G
Reviewed December 22, 2014

Fabulous evening all around. Warm greeting and table suitably arranged for a group gathering. Menu choice quite amazing and delivered beautifully. Truly a nice venue, evening and food.

5  Thank Amanda T
Reviewed December 13, 2014

Peas Porridge's food is almost certainly the best i have ever had in the UK. It has a varied menu with ample choice and a wine selection to die for. The waitresses were very helpful and informative when selecting order. I find it increasingly harder...More

5  Thank Robert D
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January 2, 2018|
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Response from justinsharp | Property representative |
hi , the first reply is accurate.. thank you.
Helen L
May 21, 2017|
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Response from Paul C | Reviewed this property |
I guess it depends on how well behaved the dog is ? Personally restaurants and dogs don't mix but give them a call is my suggestion they will be helpful if they can - but the micro brewery pub may be another choice just... More
Marilyn E
January 21, 2017|
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Response from oschnapp |
Good afternoon Marilyn, Pea Porridge displays a pig's head on their website because they are a highly regarded restaurant specialising in meat, game and offal. (If they were purporting to be a vegetarian/vegan... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28-29 Cannon Street, Bury St. Edmunds IP33 1JR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Bury St. Edmunds
  • Phone Number: +44 1284 700200
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