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The Cock Inn

The Green, Polstead, Babergh District CO6 5AL, England
+44 1206 263150
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Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
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Value
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LOCATION
The Green, Polstead, Babergh District CO6 5AL, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Really nice pub,food and service excellent,sat outside as weather was hot.nice and quiet and dog friendly.

Thank ian s
chips34, Owner at The Cock Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear ians many thanks for your kind review

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been here half a dozen times before and always brought friends (and dogs) along. Always found the landlord really friendly and lovely. Came today with family to celebrate my husband's birthday. As it's a Bank Holiday, I appreciate it was busier than usual - but...More

Thank Karen W
chips34, Owner at The Cock Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Karen w I'm very sorry u could not wait to be served we were short staffed I know not your problem and fed a record amount of pepole this weekend if you had booked as it was a special occasion you would not have...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I phoned the pub to book a table for 2 plus my 2 dogs one of which i mentioned is a nervous rescue dog. There was no sign of nerves in this place as the landlord came over and made us all feel very welcome...More

Thank markangie
chips34, Owner at The Cock Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Mark angie Thankyou so much for lovely review we all as a team work very hard and it is so lovely to get such a great review. Yes the burgers are good and very popular we are so glad you enjoyed them . Sorry...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The setting is lovely but the fish finger baguette was very inferior! Cheap fish fingers in a a baguette swamped with mayonnaise! They were so cheap the fish was grey and for the price I would of least expected white flakey fish or even homemade...More

Thank Fi C
chips34, Owner at The Cock Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear fic thankyou for your review sorry we dissapointed you. The fish fingers were not as good as hoped and shouldn't have been on the baguette of the day. No our food is not normally like this as you were in a large group of...More

Reviewed March 31, 2018 via mobile

Ok pub, friendly landlord, a little cold but ok once the fire got going.. lunch was ok, a little on the large side. Pub shuts Monday’s and Tuesdays

Thank Downba
chips34, Owner at The Cock Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear down ba Thankyou for your review

Reviewed December 14, 2017

Warm Christmas feeling, log fire in hearth and an even warmer welcome. Always homely. Owners always make you feel like friends. Can't over praise this pub. You really must visit. I've only ever done lunch....but always come back time and again. Thanks for making my...More

Thank Kathy M
Reviewed December 6, 2017

As a walking group, we had our Christmas lunch at the Cock Inn. The staff managed the situation well. We felt that the food was just average but the value was good.

Thank Chris E
Reviewed November 19, 2017 via mobile

Have been here a few years ago and glad to see the place has had a bit of makeover- busy lunch session and buzzing atmosphere. Fabulous food - wide choice and very tasty. Efficient bar staff and friendly landlord who clearly prides himself in what...More

Thank Katzcastle
chips34, Owner at The Cock Inn, responded to this reviewResponded November 21, 2017

Dear Katzcastle Thankyou so much for your lovely kind review. We are work very hard and to recive such praise is very rewarding. Hope to see you again in the future. Kind Regards Deborah and Michael

Reviewed November 18, 2017

Lovely afternoon, more than enough food and very good quality. Atmosphere was great, and staff very attentive and keen to please. Thoroughly excellent experience, we will be going for dinner soon.

Thank Judi L
chips34, Owner at The Cock Inn, responded to this reviewResponded November 21, 2017

Dear Judith L Many thanks for your kind review we are all so glad you enjoyed our Afternoon Teas. Hope to see you in near future when you try our dinner menu. Kind Regards Deborah and Michael

Reviewed October 25, 2017

The Cock has a pleasant ambience and the food we had was good. However, the chef was clearly having a bad day, shouting at the landlord and threatening to go. It made for an interesting lunch! Didn't do much to enhance one's confidence in the...More

1  Thank Elizabeth A
chips34, Owner at The Cock Inn, responded to this reviewResponded October 26, 2017

Dear Elizabeth a Thankyou for your review and that you enjoyed your food new menu starting this weekend. Yes chef was having a bad day everyone is entitled to a bad day and I can only apologise if you heard this as under a lot...More

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Response from MontyBucks | Reviewed this property |
Hi I think you need to contact the restaurant Sheree .... They do have a separate dining area for parties so hopefully you will be fine ! Sue
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$13 - $34
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Television, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special occasions, Kids, Families with children, Scenic view
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Green, Polstead, Babergh District CO6 5AL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Babergh District  >  Polstead
  • Phone Number: +44 1206 263150
Description
The Cock Inn in is a truly Bristish pub set looking over the village Green in Polstead. The Pub has a Bar,Large beer Garden,Restaurant and English Vintage Tea Room.
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