Photo of Dooley

grid reference TM 279 342

opened 17th century

owner Admiral Taverns

traditional bar

Data from the Food Standards Agency live feed.

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opening hours:

food times:

(Times last updated 11/08/2014)

regular real ales


Walton is part of the Felixstowe parish

Local licensing authority for Walton is East Suffolk

CAMRA Ipswich & East Suffolk branch.

last updated 21/01/2020

Walton Dooley

previously known as: Ferry Boat, Ferry House, Ferry

Real Ale sold

Real Ale is available here

Ferry Ln, IP11 3QL

01394 674190

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A distinctive but remote old pub set close to the modern container port.

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

Evening meals Evening meals

Traditional pub games available Traditional pub games available

dogs-welcome Dog friendly

station 1.5 mile away Railway station about 1.5 mile away (see public transport tab for details)

parking parking

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 & book information from Bob Mitchell)

(*** historic newspaper information from Stuart Ansell)


Dhooly (more often anglicised as "dooly" or "doolie") is a Hindi word meaning a simple framework of cloth stretched between two parallel bars, for the transportation of a sick or wounded person. As can be seen on the pub's sign.