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The Fat Cat

288 Spring Road, Ipswich IP4 5NL, England
+44 1473 726524
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Great pub

We were recommended to visit by another landlord in Ipswich and weren't disappointed. It's a great... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Charlotte V
via mobile
A must Go!!

Very nice place with a neighborhood feeling to relax with a beer. There outdoor space in the back... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Copenhagen, Denmark
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  • Average1%
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“scotch egg” (13 reviews)
“great pub” (11 reviews)
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288 Spring Road, Ipswich IP4 5NL, England
+44 1473 726524
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were recommended to visit by another landlord in Ipswich and weren't disappointed. It's a great pub. The scotch egg was MASSIVE and definitely not Slimming World friendly but was delicious

Thank Charlotte V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice place with a neighborhood feeling to relax with a beer. There outdoor space in the back garden is just beautiful with flowers and trees. There is a large range of beers to choose from.

Thank ThomasTerp
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My hubby and I have recently been coming over quite regularly now as it's so peaceful and even just over the road it feels like your away from everything and can just relax. Good atmosphere and friendly staff what more can you ask for. Plus...More

Thank EmmaH21
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Fat Cat is truly an Old Fashioned Public House where Regular Customers hold real value! The pub is a traditional Ale House, although larger, Guinness, Ciders, Wine, Spirits and Soft Drinks are available. Fat Cat is renowned locally for being an Ale House, with...More

Thank Tony M
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

I have been here a few times and it serves great ales, local and from around the country and the ambience of the place is great. Highly recommend a visit here if you are in Ipswich

Thank JamesDEdgar
Reviewed 27 June 2017

Not sure why I haven't reviewed this place before as have been drinking here since it opened. If you want to sample a huge range of superbly kept beer this is the place. However busy it gets you don't have to wait too long, the...More

Thank Greatleapforward2016
Reviewed 30 May 2017

Wooden floorboards, no television and no juke box or fruit machine! Friends can enjoy an evening out drinking real ales (including those from local breweries), homemade snacks (try the scotch eggs!), or if you fancy a meal, you can purchase a takeaway and eat in...More

Thank Brock27
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Great place to meet friends for drinks. Impeccable service, excellent choice of Real Ale and fine wine and the garden is beautiful. Liz, the Pub Manager, does a fantastic job no matter the weather or the size of your party 😎😊

Thank Catherineperks_12
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

What a great traditional British freehouse. I came over from Australia to visit family and was taken to The Fat Cat. The selection of beer was unbelievable. I will be returning here on my next trip back . Highly recommended for anyone who wants to...More

Thank Andrew M
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Always an amazing atmosphere here. The beers are amazing but you're not looked at strangely if you have something else. Most favourite local.

Thank Clare M
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