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Ipswich Thomas Wolsey

previously known as Craftsman, Toad & Raspberry, Raps, Black Adder, Bar IV



Real Ale

9 St Peter's St, IP1 1XF

01473 210055

grid reference TM 162 442

opened early 1980s


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opening hours:

  • Mon- Thurs 4.30-11 and Fri-Sat 4.30-12 then closed Sunday.
(Times last updated 26/01/2015)

regular real ales

Woodfordes Wherry, Adnams Ghostship, Crouch Vale Brewers Gold


guest beers

1 guest beer available


WiFi information

See notice behind the bar for access code


listed building grade II


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Local licensing authority for Ipswich is Ipswich Borough Council
last updated 03/07/2015

Grade 2 listed building converted into a large single bar. Popular lively venue. Offering real ale with guest ales monthly, premium lagers and an extensive wine list.

Aimed at being the kind of pub where people can meet and enjoy conversation over a few drinks. Renamed the Thomas Wolsey in September 2011.

The building dates from the 17th century.

Function room available to hire Function room available to hire

children-unwelcome Children are not welcome

Pub is accessible to disabled customers Pub is accessible to disabled customers

Bus stop Bus stop nearby (see public transport tab for details)

station 0.5 mile away Railway station about 0.5 mile away (see public transport tab for details)

Quiet pub - no electronic games, piped music or jukebox Quiet pub - no electronic games, piped music or jukebox

free WiFi Free WiFi

Sport TV Sport TV

Beer garden or other outside drinking area Beer garden or other outside drinking area

Outside shelter for smokers Outside shelter for smokers


(Most pub, location & historic details collated by Nigel, Tony or Keith - original sources are credited)