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Important Covid information

If all goes according to plan, the first tranche of pubs (those that are able to serve drinkers outdoors) may be able to reopen on April 12th. Though of course, in a situation like this, nothing is guaranteed. The rest of our pubs may be permitted to reopen from May 17th.

Pubs providing takeaways continue to be listed on this page.

Those known to be planning to reopen as soon as permitted are listed on this page.

Woodbridge Crown

Woodbridge Crown

This is a hotel, so it's possible that drinks are only available here to residents or diners. Please check before visiting.

2 Thoroughfare, IP12 1AD

grid reference TM 272 489

hotel, opened 1540

owner/operator: Thorpeness & Aldeburgh Hotels

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(01394) 384242

(01394) 384242

An old 16th century coaching inn now tastefully furnished throughout, with 21 rooms. There's a separate restaurant and bar areas.

There are regular jazz nights on the 4th Thursday of every month and a jazz jam on the 2nd Thursday of every month.

The building dates from the 17th century, with an 18th century façade.

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Facilities

Facilities

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Historical interest

Historical interest

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Landlords

Landlords

Footnote

The crown is a simple sign to show loyalty to the reigning monarch and apart from the commonwealth era (1648-60) has been a pub sign for over 600 years.

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

(extracts from a town pub booklet written by David Hague which also includes extracts from Booth's Almanac of 1899)

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

(** historic newspaper information from Stuart Ansell)

(*** historic newspaper information from Bob Mitchell)


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