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Ipswich County of Suffolk

previously known as: County Hotel

Real Ale is available here

29 St Helen's St, IP4 1HH

01473 225642

grid reference TM 168 445

opened 17th cent

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opening hours:

  • Mon - Thurs 12:00 - Midnight
  • Fri - Sat 12:00 -2.30am
  • Sun - 12:00 - 23:30

food times:

  • Daily 12:00 - 21:00
(Times last updated 01/06/2016)

regular real ales

Caledonian Flying Scotsman

guest beers

A good varying selection of guest beers with usually 3 available.

listed building grade II

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Local licensing authority for Ipswich is Ipswich Borough Council

CAMRA Ipswich & East Suffolk branch.

last updated 27/12/2016

A Grade 2 listed building with an attractive Georgian façade, overlooking the former County Hall building.

It's now used as a single split level bar with a tasteful lounge area and a separate seating area for diners.

The building dates from two periods in the 19th century.

This pub is LGBT friendly.

Beer served through handpulls Beer served through handpulls

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

Evening meals Evening meals

Traditional pub games available Traditional pub games available

dogs-welcome Dog friendly

children-welcome Family friendly

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

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

station 1.0 mile away Railway station about 1.0 mile away (see public transport tab for details)

live music live music

free WiFi Free WiFi

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

(** historic newspaper information from Stuart Ansell)

(*** historic newspaper information from Bob Mitchell)