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Ipswich Royal Oak


opened 1882

closed January 13th, 2014

last owner Punch Taverns

175 Felixstowe Rd, IP3 8EB

grid reference TM 182 436

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Local licensing authority for Ipswich is Ipswich Borough Council
last updated 23/03/2015

Currently closed, we hope not for too long. The building has been sold, but to whom is as yet unknown.

This distinctive two roomed pub was extensively refurbished early in the 21st century, when it was knocked through to make one large room. Pool table and large screen TV showing sport.

Live music several nights per week.

Disabled toilet.

One of three pubs of this name to have existed in the town, the others having stood in Northgate St and Tavern St. The license from the Northgate Street pub was transferred here when this pub was opened in 1882.

(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)