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Ipswich Church's Bar & Bistro

previously known as Church's Café Bar

Real Ale

Hatton Court, IP1 3BW

01473 219138

grid reference TM 164 446

opened 1996

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opening hours:

  • Mon - Tue: 1100-1500
  • Wed - Thu: 1100-2300
  • Fri - Sat: 1100-0100
  • Closed Sunday

food times:

  • Mon - Tue: 1200-1430
  • Wed - Sat: 1200-1430, 1800-2100
(Times last updated 13/04/2012)
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Local licensing authority for Ipswich is Ipswich Borough Council
last updated 24/02/2015

Former hairdressers converted into a cosy cafe bar and set in a small lane close to the splendid St Mary le Tower (14th cent. church). Nicely decorated with exposed beams.

On the evidence of the ancient-looking and very hefty sign-hanger on the corner, this must have been a pub in the distant past as well, but we have no details.

Lunchtime meals (not just snacks) Lunchtime meals (not just snacks)

Evening meals Evening meals

Traditional separate public bar Traditional separate public bar

children-welcome Children are 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 within a mile Railway station within about a mile (see public transport tab for details)

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

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