Rickinghall Inferior Bell
The Street, IP22 1BN
grid reference TM 046 757
opened 17th cent
- Sun - Thurs 11 - 11 Fri & Sat 11 - 12
- 12 - 9 every day
regular real ales
Adnams Southwold & Broadside
Constantly changing guest beers including selection from Grain and other local breweries
listed building grade II
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Local licensing authority for Rickinghall Inferior is Mid Suffolk
CAMRA Mid-Anglia branch.
last updated 04/10/2015
The beamed lounge bar includes a pool table, whilst a separate restaurant offers a selection of home cooked meals. Accommodation is available. Disabled toilet.
This 17th Century former coaching inn once had extensive stabling to provide fresh draught horses for travellers. Whites Directory of Suffolk (1844) states "Coaches pass eight times a day to Norwich, Bury St Edmunds and London".
The building dates from the early to mid 17th century.
Beer served through handpulls
Lunchtime meals (not just snacks)
Restaurant or separate dining area
Function room available to hire
Traditional pub games available
Oversized, lined glasses in regular use
Real coal or log fire
Dogs are welcome
Children are welcome
Pub is accessible to disabled customers
Bus stop nearby (see public transport tab for details)
Beer garden or other outside drinking area
Recent pub details by Dave Wilkins (Most pub, location & historic details collated by Nigel, Tony or Keith - original sources are credited)
(1891 census information from Dudley Diaper)
(** historic newspaper information from Stuart Ansell)
(*** historic newspaper information from Bob Mitchell)