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grid reference TM 465 569
owner Aldeburgh & Thorpeness Hotels
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- 11-11; 11-10.30 (Sun)
regular real ales
Adnams Bitter & Broadside [H]
listed building grade II
Local licensing authority for Aldeburgh is East Suffolk
CAMRA Ipswich & East Suffolk branch.
last updated 16/04/2019
Aldeburgh White Lion
previously known as: White Lyon
(licensed, but not a pub)
Real Ale is available here
Market Cross Place, IP15 5BJ
An imposing 3 star hotel with fine sea views and a pleasantly relaxing public bar. It has a restaurant (12-2 & 6-9.30) plus toilet for disabled customers and 38 rooms.
Built 17th century, with many alterations since, though according to A Survey of Suffolk Parish History, the hotel was established in 1563 on the site of an earlier inn dating from the 15th century.
Lunchtime meals (not just snacks)
Restaurant or separate dining area
Separate public bar
Pub is accessible to disabled customers
Bus stop nearby (see public transport tab for details)
Quiet pub - no electronic games, piped music or jukebox
(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 information from Bob Mitchell)
(**** historic information supplied by Neil Langridge)