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listed building grade II
Local licensing authority for Ipswich is Ipswich Borough Council
CAMRA Ipswich & East Suffolk branch.
last updated 09/06/2019
Ipswich Grinning Rat
also traded as as: Olive Leafhistorical era: 21st century
closed May 2019
last owner Star (Heineken UK)
66-68 St Helen's St, IP4 2LA
A 17th century timber-framed building, altered in the 19th. There is regular live music.
The pub's license was revoked in May 2019 due to "underage visitors, late night drinking sessions, drug-dealing, fighting and dealing in stolen goods".
(Most pub, location & historic details collated by Nigel, Tony or Keith - original sources are credited)
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