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The Four Horseshoes

) #1 of 2 Restaurants in Thornham Magna ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ , , British
Wickham Road | Thornham Magna, Thornham Magna IP23 8HD, England
+44 1379 678777
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“steak pie” (3 reviews)
“pastry” (4 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 23:30All hours
CUISINES
Gastropub, Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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Food
Value
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LOCATION
Wickham Road | Thornham Magna, Thornham Magna IP23 8HD, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We went for father's day lunch. The pub is sooo pretty and always a really friendly welcome. I had a carvery which was wonderful. Pulled pork, crackling and mountains of help yourself veg. The sticky toffee puddings are absolutely gigantic. Was a lovely meal. Two...More

Thank DRB380
Sarah K, Manager at The Four Horseshoes, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a such a lovely review! I'm glad you enjoyed your meal with us, and I do apologise about the mix ups with your meal, I hope they were rectified for you! I hope we'll see you...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is just so pretty! Although delightfully isolated, it is certainly worth a visit. Very good parking facilities. The restaurant itself is quite large but, thankfully, no-one is crammed in. We all went for the carvery. Tables are advised when to go to the...More

Thank Vanessa593
Sarah K, Manager at The Four Horseshoes, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Vanessa Thank you for taking the time to leave us such a lovely review! I'm glad to hear your party all enjoyed their visit to us, we hope to see you again soon for another carvery!!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent greeting and staff were lovely and friendly even thou we arrived at 2.45 nearly last orders. Carvery meat and veg were delicious albeit and little cold , but I think it was because we were the last of the day . would defo return,...More

Thank NAOMIWIL
Sarah K, Manager at The Four Horseshoes, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi there! Thank you for taking the time to leave us your feedback on our carvery! I'm sorry to hear that your meal wasn't quite hot enough, we do our very best to make sure that every customer, no matter if it is the end...More

Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Visited here last week with family. Quiet Sunday evening. Had a terrible overcooked bland steak with BBQ sauce which was like water. I can only imagine my vegetables were left over from the carvery as they were so dry. When politely asking for a different...More

Thank Stacie B
Sarah K, Manager at The Four Horseshoes, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Unfortunately this doesn't sound like this is a review of our pub, maybe you could pop in and enjoy an evening with us and try one of our local butcher's steaks? On Father's Day we're running a special steak & burger menu, all from our...More

Reviewed 10 May 2017

In the middle of no where in Suffolk/Norfolk, ample parking, the absolute best from the offer of well done to under done meat, brilliant pork crackling, friendly chef, fresh vegetables not frozen! Yorkshire puds not burnt. No queue's all guests are offered to the carvery...More

Thank Pam C
Sarah K, Manager at The Four Horseshoes, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2017

Hi Pam, Thank you for leaving us your thoughts on our pub. It's so nice to hear that you enjoy your visits to us! As organised as we are, we can't make the wishing well work all the time, have another go next time you're...More

Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

We went on a bank holiday Monday. We turned up at 17:30 and had to wait until 18:00 before food but the staff were friendly and helpful and we studied the menu while we waited and ordered at 18:00. I had a really good pulled...More

Thank DRB380
Sarah K, Manager at The Four Horseshoes, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2017

Thank you for taking the time to leave us such a lovely review. I'm glad to hear that you all enjoyed your meals with us, I hope you don't leave it too long before we see you again!

Reviewed 6 May 2017

very ordinary food but plentiful. The puddings are good and service friendly. clean loos. good parking.

Thank 375joan12
Sarah K, Manager at The Four Horseshoes, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2017

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review, we hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Beautiful Suffolk pub and amazing food! As soon as you approach The Four Horseshoes you know it's going to be a great pub! A classic looking Suffolk pub, beautiful on the outside and the in! Plus it's dog friendly! Welcoming staff great you when you...More

Thank Kayem26
Sarah K, Manager at The Four Horseshoes, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2017

Wow, Thank you!! I'm glad to hear that you enjoyed your visit to us! Chef will be pleased to hear that your enjoyed his new savoury Gin & Tonic Cheesecake! I hope to see you again soon!!

Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

Another great meal at this character pub and resturant. Lovely atmosphere, staff friendly, polite and courteous. Food was very good, for Starters the duck pâté was just right, fresh and tasty; to follow - fish and chips with minted peas is to be recommended. Desserts...More

Thank Tanomoore
Sarah K, Manager at The Four Horseshoes, responded to this reviewResponded 4 May 2017

Thank you for your kind words and for sharing your experiences of our pub & restaurant. We hope you'll come back soon!!

Reviewed 30 April 2017

Sunday lunch enjoyed with my two daughters today and have nothing but praise. It was one of the best Sunday lunches I have had in a long time! An independent pub providing a carvery is a rare find these days and this is done extremely...More

Thank Tess F
Sarah K, Manager at The Four Horseshoes, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2017

Hi Tess, Thank you for such a lovely review! I'm glad you enjoyed your carvery with us, please do come back and see us soon!!

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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
David P
could you tellme the price of the sunday carvery please
4 April 2017|
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Response from Sarah K | Property representative |
Hi David, Our Sunday carvery is £9.99 for an adult and £5.99 for a child's portion. We have a few other items on the menu at around £10.99 per main meal. Hope to see you soon!
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tillyIpswichSuffolk
can you take your dog and sit outside here ? and can you get sunday carvery if you cant get there till 245pm for two people please
8 July 2016|
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Response from Sarah K | Property representative |
Yes, dogs are welcome in our bar area and beer garden. There would be no problem at all with getting a carvery at 2:45 but a call ahead would always be appreciated. We hope to see you soon!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 23:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:30
Thursday
12:00 - 23:30
Friday
12:00 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wickham Road | Thornham Magna, Thornham Magna IP23 8HD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Thornham Magna
  • Phone Number: +44 1379 678777
  • E-mail
Description
Said to be the oldest pub in Suffolk, The Four Horseshoes is a family run, 12th century Inn, offering home cooked food and accommodation seven days a week. As well as offering great food and comfortable accommodation, The Four Horseshoes is also the ideal venue for meetings, functions and parties. We have two separate function rooms and a whole acre of car parking space.
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