previously known as Victoria, Manning's Victoria Inn
8 Cornhill, IP1 1DD
grid reference TM 161 446
opened 17th Cent
town bar / diner
- 11-11; 12-5 (Sun)
regular real ales
Adnams Bitter, Broadside, Fullers London Pride + guest beers [H]
listed building grade II
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Local licensing authority for Ipswich is Ipswich Borough Council
CAMRA Ipswich & East Suffolk branch.
last updated 07/02/2016
A narrow fronted 16th century town pub that has a lot of space in a long, narrow, wood panelled, single bar and provides an oasis of calm in the town centre, especially on Friday and Saturday nights. Outdoor tables and chairs in the summer provide the ideal place to watch the world go by. Popular on Friday & Saturday evenings and extremely handy for the Town Hall, Corn Exchange or theatre visits. Food (12-6). Children welcome until 7.30pm.
Beer served through handpulls
Real draught cider available
Lunchtime meals (not just snacks)
Pub is accessible to disabled customers
Bus stop nearby (see public transport tab for details)
Railway station about 0.60 mile away (see public transport tab for details)
Beer garden or other outside drinking area
(Most pub, location & historic details collated by Nigel, Tony or Keith - original sources are credited)
(*** Last Orders is a free local newsletter - published by Suffolk CAMRA memers since 1978)
In the time of Queen Mary the Ipswich Martyrs were burnt at the stake on the Cornhill (in 1855) for their Protestant beliefs. A monument commemorating this event now stands in Christchurch Park.