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Gardeners Arms

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Bar, British, Pub
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Church Road, Tostock IP30 9PA, England
01359 270460
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London, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enjoyed a very nice meal which was reasonably priced as were the drinks. The deserts looked good to but alas we were to full to try them. Pleasant surroundings.

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Thank Colin W
Coventry, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Food varied and excellent. Portions enormous! Landlord very welcoming. Sitting outside on the edge of the village green on a fine evening watching the sun set was heaven.

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Thank RikMiddleton
Lancashire uk
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the Gardeners on a warm summers night last week - our hosts an absolute pleasure - we were so hungry for a hearty meal so we were gutted to find an event on with all tables booked !! The kitchen understandably catering for that - our hosts seeing our plight offered a homemade steak pie veg and pots... More 

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Thank weller16
Stowmarket, United Kingdom
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56 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016 via mobile

Just had some of the best fish and chips that I have had, huge fish portion and very well cooked. As always with this super little pub service is friendly and welcoming.

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1 Thank Clive R
Lowestoft, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016

The Gardeners Arms is a lovely, welcoming village pub with friendly staff. The food was reasonably priced as was the wine. Food portion sizes were more than we expected so the next time we ate there we didn't have a starter! My husband said the steak and ale pie was one of the best he has had - and that... More 

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1 Thank mariajames2015
Bury St. Edmunds, United Kingdom
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45 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

This is a lovely old pub that serves reasonably priced home cooked food. There's often a lovely open fire which is very welcoming. The wine is reasonably priced too.

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Thank bevabroad
Bury St. Edmunds, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2016

First time we visited this pub on a sunday and all chose the Roast, unable to decide we had the mixed - chicken, beef with yorkshire pudding and pork with crackling and stuffing. All the meat was extremely tender, and comes from a local butcher, the vegetables were cauliflower, carrots, green beans, peas, roast and boiled potatoes. It was a... More 

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Thank Lee529
Stowmarket, United Kingdom
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56 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2016 via mobile

Popped in for lunch, first time for quite a while. Friendly welcome an some great home made food. Sad to see it was so quiet on a Friday lunchtime.

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Thank Clive R
Bury St. Edmunds, United Kingdom
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84 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2016 via mobile

Came here on a weeknight with some friends for a meal. The service was good and when we asked if they could turn the heating up they were very obliging. The food was good pub food and a good price. Would come again

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Thank kiwimedicuk
Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2015

We can highly recommend The Gardeners for both the food and service. Each time we have been for a meal the food has been fantastic. What we call good old fashioned pub grub. We are greeted as though we are frequent customers although we can only visit a few times each year when seeing family. I wish we had a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Bar scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Church Road, Tostock IP30 9PA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Tostock
  • Phone Number: 01359 270460

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?