Long Melford Cock & BellReal Ale
Hall St, CO10 9JR
grid reference TL 862 456
owner Greene Kingemail us
- Mon-Sat: 1130-2300
- Sun: 1200-2230
regular real ales
Adnams Ghost Ship, Southwold
listed building grade II
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Local licensing authority for Long Melford is Babergh
CAMRA West Suffolk & Borders branch.
last updated 22/05/2016
This 17th cent. traditional family run free house stands on the main high street. It has a central bar which has four well kept beers and provides access to the lounge and restaurant with an excellent menu. It also has a large patio garden for summer drinking and dining. Accommodation is also available with 12 guest bedrooms. The village has many antique shops and close by is the famous 16th cent. Kentwell Hall.
One of the dining areas is reputedly an old cock-fighting pit.
The building dates from some time before the 18th century and once included a Victorian brewery.
Beer served through handpulls
Real draught cider available
Lunchtime meals (not just snacks)
Restaurant or separate dining area
Traditional pub games available
Pub is accessible to disabled customers
Bus stop nearby (see public transport tab for details)
Railway station about 3.30 miles away (see public transport tab for details)
WiFi available (a charge may apply)
Beer garden or other outside drinking area
(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)