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Kesgrave Hall, Ipswich
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Best Restaurants in Suffolk

Suffolk's Best Restaurants are located throughout the county, in towns and villages as picturesque as the food on offer. There are enough great places to eat out that will warm even the most city-bound foodie. Here's a Guide to a few of the best restaurants in Suffolk.

Sutherland House

Sutherland House


Sutherland House Hotel and Fish Restaurant can be found within one of the oldest buildings on Southwold High Street. Award-winning fish dishes are served daily in this attractive restaurant, in addition to traditional English home-cooked meals. This superb restaurant has been awarded two rosettes by the AA and the food is always seasonal and locally sourced.
For an unforgettable meal out, please see: Sutherland House, Southwold

The Veggie Red Lion

The Veggie Red Lion


The Red Lion in Great Bricett is East Anglia's first and only exclusively vegetarian pub restaurant. Created and controlled by a passionate proprietor, the Red Lion is the destination for all vegetarians and vegans county wide...and far beyond.
For full details, please see: The Veggie Red Lion

Fox and Goose Inn



The Fox & Goose Inn in Fressingfield is an impressive Inn, renowned for its restaurant where they use the freshest produce and the menus change frequently. They always have daily specials, offering good food using the best local produce. Come enjoy some fantastic food and soak up the great history that the Fox and Goose has to offer.

Check out The Fox and Goose Inn, Fressingfield for more details.

Family Friendly Restaurants in Suffolk

Family Friendly Restaurants in Suffolk

Eating out with the kids is easy is Suffolk! Find details of restaurants and inns offering children's menus and things to keep your little ones entertained - plus excellent food, of course! - by clicking on the link above.


The Swan at Lavenham



What better venue in Lavenham than The Swan for a special meal out? With its warm, intimate atmosphere and serving the very best of modern English cuisine, The Swan offers the finest cuisine in a unique restaurant. The elegant AA two rosette Gallery Restaurant has a very large inglenook fireplace, plenty of beams, a high vaulted ceiling and a Minstrels’ Gallery. The Restaurant can seat 100 at most so please book early to avoid disappointment.

For hours and further information, check out The Swan at Lavenham.

The Great House in Lavenham



The Great House has received numerous accolades and awards over the 25 years that it has been owned by Regis and Martine Crepy; the most recent including ‘2009 Best restaurant in East Anglia’ by the Which? Good Food Guide and ‘2009 Britain Best Restaurant with Rooms’ by the Good Hotel Guide. The service is with a smile; knowledgeable and friendly, the all French team effortlessly ensure that customers thoroughly enjoy their meal.

The restaurant is still unpretentious and is extremely popular with locals as well as those staying at the hotel and enjoying a weekend or mid-week break.

For more details and a link to their sample menus, see The Great House, Lavenham

The Bildeston Crown



Bildeston Crown's restaurant, situated amongst the centuries old oak beams of The Bildeston Crown Public House is the pride of our establishment. The restaurant offers seating for up to 120 people over a number of different sized tables, as well as private dining. With people coming from far and wide to sample the Crown's outstanding cuisine, it is recommended you phone to make a reservation first.

Bildeston Crown offers many deals and special events. Check out The Bildeston Crown for more information.

Best Restaurants in Suffolk

Lindsay House Restaurant



Lindsay House Restaurant, Eye, is a family-run restaurant providing an eclectic menu in an informal, friendly atmosphere. At Lindsay House, great emphasis is put on using only the best of local, seasonal produce. Why not bring the family for a traditional roast of locally-reared beef on Sunday Lunch? All dishes are prepared in-house - including tempting desserts such as sticky date pudding with toffee sauce, soft centred chocolate pudding or perhaps the lemon tart.

The Case Restaurant with Rooms



The Case Restaurant with Rooms in Sudbury has recently been completely refurbished. The Case are proud to say that they can ensure that the service you receive will be impeccable, friendly and will support your family, private function and business needs. They have achieved a Silver Award for excellence in the menu and accommodation by the English Tourist Board, and can cater for the most intimate booking, large functions and party bookings. The Case also offers dining for the private business sector also and can arrange a menu and private areas using the observatory or main restaurant too. Party Bookings, Functions, Weddings and Business catering to the standard you will expect from a 4* Restaurant

The menu at the Case Restaurant with Rooms provides the patron with exquisite home cooked food, simple classic dishes and a flair for local produce, fresh fish bought daily, mouth watering desserts and a full vegetarian menu alongside daily specials and a scrumptious meat menu.

See The Case Restaurant with Rooms, Sudbury for opening hours and more information.

Best Restaurants in Suffolk

Kesgrave Hall



"Open all day so no need to rush!" - This should be the motto at Kesgrave Hall. What it simply means is that Kesgrave Hall is open throughout the day for breakfast, lunch and dinner. The 100-seat restaurant certainly has plenty of theatre with an open-plan kitchen allowing diners to see exactly what goes on in the kitchen, or 'the engine room', as it's referred to on the sign!

Click here for more on Kesgrave Hall, Ipswich.

Best Restaurants in Suffolk

Hintlesham Hall



Hintlesham Hall's Head Chef, Alan Ford, demands the best quality ingredients to build a well-balanced carte which appeals to gourmet and health-conscious alike. Many of the dishes encompass fresh herbs from the Hall's famous garden.

The epitome of grandeur and elegance, the Salon is the largest of our three dining rooms. It also makes the most stunning and memorable setting for a celebration party. The award-winning, 350-bin wine list ranges the world from France to Australia, and includes a marvellous selection of half-bottles. The cosy Parlour is often used for a la Carte dining as well as for wonderful lunch and dinner parties.

Please see Hintlesham Hall Hotel, Ipswich for more information.

Please also see Fine Dining in Suffolk

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