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Ipswich Grinning Rat

previously known as Olive Leaf

Real Ale

66-68 St Helen's St, IP4 2LA

01473 215791

grid reference TM 169 445

music bar

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opening hours:

  • 12-12
(Times last updated 16/04/2013)

regular real ales


listed building grade II

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Local licensing authority for Ipswich is Ipswich Borough Council

CAMRA Ipswich & East Suffolk branch.

last updated 26/07/2015

A 17th century timber-framed building, altered in the 19th.

Beer served through handpulls Beer served through handpulls

dogs-welcome Dogs are welcome

children-welcome Children are welcome

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

station 1.1 mile away Railway station about 1.1 mile away (see public transport tab for details)

Regular live music Regular live music

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)

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