Ipswich County of Suffolk
previously known as: County HotelReal Ale
29 St Helen's St, IP4 1HH
grid reference TM 168 445
opened 17th centemail us
- Mon - Thurs 12:00 - Midnight
- Fri - Sat 12:00 -2.30am
- Sun - 12:00 - 23:30
- Daily 12:00 - 21:00
regular real ales
Caledonian Flying Scotsman
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 16/10/2016
Grade 2 listed building with an attractive Georgian façade overlooking former County Hall building and gallows (opposite) which was later used as council offices (until 2006).
Now used as a single split level bar with tasteful lounge area and separate seating area for diners.
The building dates from two periods in the 19th century.
This pub is LGBT friendly.
Beer served through handpulls
Lunchtime meals (not just snacks)
Traditional pub games available
Pub is accessible to disabled customers
Bus stop nearby (see public transport tab for details)
Railway station about 1.00 mile away (see public transport tab for details)
(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)