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The Fleece Hotel

) #1 of 1 Restaurants in Boxford ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Bar, Pub, Seafood
8 - 10 Broad Street, Boxford, Babergh District CO10 5DX, England
+44 1787 211183
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good16%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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8 - 10 Broad Street, Boxford, Babergh District CO10 5DX, England
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1 - 10 of 104 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Swung by one lunchtime last week. .. Had a quick pint with a steak and cheese baguette. . . Both were very good. . . Baguette was warm and crusty, large and filled with a decent cut of meat which you could actually bite (most...More

Thank dave b
The-Fleece, Manager at The Fleece Hotel, responded to this review

We're glad you enjoyed your visit to The Fleece and would love for you to visit again soon!

Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

I treated a client to a pint at the Fleece, where better to discuss a new idea! We just sat in the bar, using the wifi, it was very pleasant! Very helpful and friendly staff. The special board had a 'chip shop platter' I'm coming...More

Thank bestdogever
The-Fleece, Manager at The Fleece Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for another lovely review! We're glad you enjoyed your visit and hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

We had a really lovely meal - an excellent - but not too fussy - menu with pleasant, attentive service.

Thank jcasson
The-Fleece, Manager at The Fleece Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review. We're glad you enjoyed your meal and hope to see you again soon to sample some of what our new menu has to offer!

Reviewed 6 January 2017

Found out this was open on Christmas day and booked a table of four. Was a little nervous as was told that this was the first time they had done this. However, I need not have worried. We were warmly greeted by a member of...More

Thank InspectorHot
The-Fleece, Manager at The Fleece Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review. We're glad you enjoyed your Christmas lunch and hope you had a very merry Christmas! We're pleased the hiccup with the dessert (our sincerest apologies) hasn't put you off returning to The Fleece!

Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

Had a really good meal at the fleece staff were very friendly I had the surf and turf which was brilliant .generous portion meant i couldnt manage a desert my wife and son had the cheese board which had a really good selecton and l...More

1  Thank John N
The-Fleece, Manager at The Fleece Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review! We're so glad you enjoyed your meal and hope to see you and your family again very soon!

Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

Had some great food, locals were really friendly drinking at the bar after, good fun night out. Highly recommend! Plenty of daily specials!

1  Thank bestdogever
The-Fleece, Manager at The Fleece Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for yet another lovely review! We're glad you enjoyed your evening and hope you return again very soon!

Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

We decided to go to the fleece for our date night, we was really not disappointed by our choice, great friendly service always polite! As for the food we was not disappointed by the quality and presentation.. Definitely a cut above your standard pub food,...More

1  Thank Katherine L
The-Fleece, Manager at The Fleece Hotel, responded to this review

We're so glad you enjoyed your evening at The Fleece and very glad to hear you'll be returning for another visit! Thank you for the lovely review!

Reviewed 29 November 2016

Here for dinner on a Saturday evening; bar really busy but dining room empty; we were to find out why! Started badly. Ordered bottle of red wine which was placed unopened on the table, no offer to taste the wine, as waitress retreated hastily to...More

Thank Scottieburnett
The-Fleece, Manager at The Fleece Hotel, responded to this review

We're sorry you didn't feel you had a very good experience at The Fleece. We always strive to provide the best service and sorry you didn't feel this way. We only wish that you could of told us at the time that your meals weren't...More

Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

Visited with the family after searching and we was not let down. The food was amazing and reasonable prices. The staff were friendly and could not complain at all. Would recommend to anyone and they hold entertainment night at the weekend and it's set in...More

1  Thank Carl A
The-Fleece, Manager at The Fleece Hotel, responded to this review

We are so glad you enjoyed your recent visit to The Fleece and enjoyed your meals. We hope to see you again very soon!

Reviewed 5 November 2016

My partner and I (and our dog) had a great lunch at The Fleece Hotel. I had the fish of the day which was superbly fresh Plaice lightly battered and a mound of chips and peas. My partner had homemade Steak and Guinness pie, fresh...More

2  Thank AngelaG25
The-Fleece, Manager at The Fleece Hotel, responded to this review

We are so glad you enjoyed your recent visit to The Fleece and enjoyed your meals off of our new winter menu! We hope to see you again very soon to try some of the other dishes we have to offer!

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Peak45MiddleEast
Good Morning, We are staying nearby shortly, do you sell Laphroaig Islay Whisky?
15 November 2015|
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Response from The-Fleece | Property representative |
Good Morning, Yes, we do sell Laphroig and are expecting a delivery tomorrow(Monday) Today we have Glenlivet and several other blended whiskies.I am Scottish and would love to discuss the merrits of the different blends and... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 33
Cuisine
Bar, Pub, Seafood, Grill
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 - 10 Broad Street, Boxford, Babergh District CO10 5DX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Babergh District  >  Boxford
  • Phone Number: +44 1787 211183
  • E-mail
Description
This is a real pub! We stay loyal to the buildings roots and ensure it has the atmosphere we all relish from a pub. We serve quality local and national real ales including a number from our own brewery just 2 miles up the road, as well as excellent lagers, wines, whiskies and more. Our food is homemade and prepared fresh to order, of excellent quality taking advantage of local and seasonal produce , Offering value for money in a relaxed and casual atmosphere.