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Photo of Anchor

grid reference TM 273 488

opened 17th century

owner GK

(details under review)

Data from the Food Standards Agency live feed.

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opening hours:

food times:

(Times last updated 30/01/2016)

listed building grade II

Local licensing authority for Woodbridge is East Suffolk

CAMRA Ipswich & East Suffolk branch.

last updated 03/02/2020

Woodbridge Anchor

previously known as: Station Hotel, Anchor Railway

Real Ale sold

Real Ale is available here

19 Quayside, IP12 1BX

01394 382649

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The pub has a cosy front bar with two main drinking areas and an open fire during the winter months, and there's a larger seating and dining area to the rear (via some steps) with lower beamed ceilings. Parts of the building date back to the 17th century. The pub also offers an open seating area to the front of the building in warmer weather.

Lunchtime meals (not just snacks) Lunchtime meals (not just snacks)

Restaurant or separate dining area Restaurant or separate dining area

Separate public bar Separate public bar

Real fire Real fire

children-welcome Family friendly

Bus stop Bus stop nearby (see public transport tab for details)

station 0.1 mile away Railway station about 0.1 mile away (see public transport tab for details)

Beer garden or other outside drinking area Beer garden or other outside drinking area

(Most pub, location & historic details collated by Nigel, Tony or Keith - original sources are credited)

(some old PO directory information courtesy of londonpublichouse.com)

(** historic newspaper information from Stuart Ansell)

(*** historic newspaper information from Bob Mitchell)


Near the pub the East Suffolk Railway Line was opened from Ipswich to Great Yarmouth on the 1 June 1859.