previously known as New Swan, Nag's Head
High St, IP18 6DP
grid reference TM 507 762
regular real ales
4 beers from Adnams, including Broadside, Ghost Ship and Southwold
listed building grade II
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Local licensing authority for Southwold is Waveney district
CAMRA North-East Suffolk branch.
last updated 22/05/2016
This impressive, grand hotel has 14 rooms and is mainly used for dining downstairs whilst a small friendly, public bar is located to the rear. Disabled toilet facilities.
Lunchtime meals (not just snacks)
Restaurant or separate dining area
Separate public bar
Pub sells beer from local brewers
Pub is accessible to disabled customers
Bus stop nearby (see public transport tab for details)
Quiet pub - no electronic games, piped music or jukebox
(Most pub, location & historic details collated by Nigel, Tony or Keith - original sources are credited)
(some old PO directory information courtesy of londonpublichouse.com)
(** historic newspaper information from Stuart Ansell)
(*** historic book information from Bob Mitchell)
The crown is a simple sign to show loyalty to the reigning monarch and apart from the commonwealth era (1648-60) has been a pub sign for over 600 years.