Photo of Chestnut Horse

grid reference TM 014 577

opened 1860s/1870s

owner Hawthorn Leisure

Registered Asset of Community Value
Data from the Food Standards Agency live feed.

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opening hours:

food times:

(Times last updated 27/09/2017)

regular real ales

Greene King IPA

listed building grade II

Local licensing authority for Great Finborough is Mid Suffolk

CAMRA Ipswich & East Suffolk branch.

last updated 21/01/2020

Great Finborough Chestnut Horse

Real Ale sold

Real Ale is available here

High Rd, IP14 3AT

01449 612298

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A good village local. There's a separate restaurant alongside a comfortable bar.

The annual race of the bogmen is held locally on Easter Mondays and historical memorabilia is on display in the pub.

Now a freehouse, with all Greene King branding removed when visited in May 2015.

The building dates from the late 16th or early 17th century, with 19th century alterations. It was originally a group of four cottages, but was converted into a pub about 1866 to replace the White Horse, which stood over the road.

There are plans to set up a farm shop and post office at the pub.

Beer served through handpulls Beer served through handpulls

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

Evening meals Evening meals

Restaurant or separate dining area Restaurant or separate dining area

Separate public bar Separate public bar

Traditional pub games available Traditional pub games available

Real fire Real fire

dogs-welcome Dog friendly

children-welcome Family friendly

station 2.7 miles away Railway station about 2.7 miles away (see public transport tab for details)

live music live music

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)

(1891 census information from Dudley Diaper)

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