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Hare and Hounds

$$ - $$$, British,
Harrow Street | Honey Tye Cottage, Leavenheath, Babergh District CO6 4PW, England
+44 1787 212396
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“pie” (2 reviews)
“ham” (2 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Austrian, British, Bar, European
$$ - $$$
Harrow Street | Honey Tye Cottage, Leavenheath, Babergh District CO6 4PW, England
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Reviewed August 22, 2017

Although we are local this was the first time we had visited the Hare & Hounds. The pub was quite lively with a good atmosphere. The barman and waiter were very friendly and the food was also very good. Hot, fresh and plentiful. We will...More

Thank EssexJax
Reviewed May 28, 2017

The beer garden is a delight with a lovely play area and pets corner to keep the children happy. The food here is delicious, all home cooked and the kind of traditional pub food, done well, that everyone will enjoy. The kids menu is excellent;...More

Thank MomaSud
Reviewed April 23, 2017

We used to visit this country pub some years ago with our, now departed, mums. They used to love their meals, as we did today. Very good beer, great food, attentive staff and very good value.

Thank Peter J
Reviewed April 23, 2017 via mobile

We took our lovely friends and their kiddies for lunch at the Hare and Hounds today, the food was all outstanding, the roast dinners cooked to perfection, and desserts very scrumptious too.... All food homemade. The service was great too, very attentive. The kids had...More

Thank ninid32
Reviewed April 18, 2017

I go every now and again to this pub and it is delightful. Good food, good selection of beers, nice beer garden, and the staff are entertaining and attentive. Worth a visit if you are passing by.

Thank GreenSuffolk24
Reviewed April 11, 2017 via mobile

Good traditional meals. Good atmosphere. Nice garden with small play area for kids. Highly recommend for a quick lunch or dinner.

Thank Benjamin B
Reviewed March 6, 2017

Had Dinner here recently and what a surprise, The whole place is clean, well stocked Bar, The Food Menu is not large, but what we all had,was very good. Two downsides, the Fire was left to go out, which was a shame and it needs...More

Reviewed February 11, 2017

Really good country pub that combines a good bar with great dining . Good choice of cask beers and an unusual and interesting menu . Portion sizes are good , the service is excellent and the price is very reasonable . I can definitely recommend...More

Thank Thomas R
Reviewed December 6, 2016 via mobile

I have to say Chantel really has out done herself, a pie I would never normally order. Chicken leak and ham, (with the odd mushroom). I thought, I was the pie man ( in my little world ) I will never pick up a pie...More

1  Thank Mavrick_11
Reviewed November 13, 2016

Fabulous, friendly service. Excellent food and really good value for money. Very busy little pub in the heart of the Suffolk countryside.

1  Thank Janet M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$7 - $17
Austrian, British, Bar, European
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Bar scene, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Harrow Street | Honey Tye Cottage, Leavenheath, Babergh District CO6 4PW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Babergh District  >  Leavenheath
  • Phone Number: +44 1787 212396
  • E-mail
A proper English country pub serving a wide range of quality ales, lagers and other drinks. Homecooked pub food with an Austrian twist is available 6 days a week and Sunday Roasts are available every week.
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