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Middleton Bell

Real Ale

The Street, IP17 3NN

01728 648286

grid reference TM 429 678

opened pre-1874

owner Adnams

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opening hours:

  • Mon: Closed
  • Tue-Fri: 1200-1500, 1800-2300
  • Sat: 1200-Midnight
  • Sun: 1200-2230

food times:

  • Mon:none
  • Tue-Sat: 1200-1400, 1830-2100
  • Sun: 1200-1700
(Times last updated 24/10/2015)

regular real ales

Adnam's range, including some seasonals


WiFi information

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listed building grade II


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Local licensing authority for Middleton is Suffolk Coastal

CAMRA Ipswich & East Suffolk branch.



last updated 23/09/2016

A lovely thatched village local with a single traditional bar and a separate dining area. Gravity beer is still served from a back bar. The huge garden leads down to a small stream and unspoilt meadows.

The building is believed to date from the 17th century, though it has been extended since.

Beer served through handpulls Beer served through handpulls

Beer served direct from the barrel by gravity Beer served direct from the barrel by gravity

Lunchtime meals (not just snacks) Lunchtime meals (not just snacks)

Evening meals Evening meals

Restaurant or separate dining area Restaurant or separate dining area

Separate public bar Separate public bar

Traditional pub games available Traditional pub games available

Real fire Real fire

dogs-welcome Dog friendly

children-welcome Family friendly

Pub is accessible to disabled customers Pub is accessible to disabled customers

station 3.00 miles away Railway station about 3.00 miles away (see public transport tab for details)

Quiet pub - no electronic games, piped music or jukebox Quiet pub - no electronic games, piped music or jukebox

free WiFi Free WiFi

parking parking

Beer garden or other outside drinking area Beer garden or other outside drinking area


(Most pub, location & historic details collated by Nigel, Tony or Keith - original sources are credited)

(old PO directory information courtesy of londonpublichouse.com)

(** historic newspaper information from Stuart Ansell)