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The Castle Inn

₹₹ - ₹₹₹, British,
Castle Street, Framlingham IP13 9BP, England
+44 1728 724033
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good40%
  • Average13%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible9%
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Bar, British, Pub
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Castle Street, Framlingham IP13 9BP, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Dropped into the Castle Inn on a long circular walk to Dennnington. The pub is cask mark listed and the choice of real ales was not disappointing - guest ale was Exeter brewery's 'fraud knot' a lovely ipa

Thank timbevan594
Reviewed 1 week ago

Right adjacent to the car park for the castle, the pub presented a friendly atmosphere and a goodly fare of home-cooked food. I opted for the steak and ale pie and it came with an ample supply of new potatoes, cooked to perfection, and steamed...More

Thank wanderwoman43
Reviewed 10 April 2018

Only had a couple of pints with friends it was a very nice pub with a good atmosphere and friendly staff.

Thank Chris W
Reviewed 8 April 2018

Visited this pub today with my husband and daughter. Ordered two belly of pork roast dinners and a dessert for my daughter. The roasts were not cheap at £10.95 each. The portion was very poor the plate was taken up by a third by a...More

1  Thank Nicki L
Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

Visited this place on route back from The coast. One of the main reasons for choosing was that it is very dog friendly so you can eat while dogs are in....... that is a huge bonus. Well done. The staff were very friendly and polite,...More

Thank Sadelta99
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

We visited the Castle Inn twice in February and both times the ambiance, reception, food and drink were spot on. Lovely people running the place. We will keep returning.

Thank J M
Reviewed 4 January 2018

I left my father and disabled brother in this establishment on NY day whilst we visited the Castle. On entering via the front door the overwhelming smell of urine was vile.There was no discernible heating on in this establishment. A rubbish bin lid sat on...More

2  Thank Wendy S
Reviewed 21 December 2017

One of us is vegetarian and has a milk intolerance and a life-threatening allergy to nuts and peanuts (her sister died of the same alllergy). We mentioned this when booking, and on arrival we were warmly welcomed, and without our having to remind anyone of...More

Thank bassic_steve
Reviewed 28 November 2017

Stumbled across this gem of a pub, Had a great fish and chips and lovely Pint if Cornish Doom Bar! chilled to perfection seaming its my favourite ale. they now show sky sports fairly new I believe and they have a function room down the...More

Thank Livingthedreamboyo
Reviewed 28 November 2017 via mobile

Very happy I stumbled upon this place. Very friendly and helpful staff and service was great. Extreamly cosy and kept to a good standard with great little touches like the stokes condemants, very nice touch. The food was great I had a bacon, bri, and...More

1  Thank Matthew S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 3 - US$ 27
Bar, British, Pub
Drinks, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Castle Street, Framlingham IP13 9BP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Framlingham
  • Phone Number: +44 1728 724033
  • E-mail
A typical English country pub on the outskirts of Framlingham & next to Framlingham Castle, serving local ales in prim condition with pub type food and country food specials all sauced locally and produced in house. Tea and coffee with cakes is available if that is your preferred choice. Be assured a warm welcome awaits you.
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