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Important Covid information

The first tranche of pubs (those able to serve outdoors) have now been allowed to reopen. 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 have reopened or to be planning to reopen as soon as permitted are listed on this page.

Holbrook Compasses

Holbrook Compasses

formerly Butcher & Compasses

Currently closed - may reopen?

Ipswich Rd (B1080), IP9 2QR

grid reference TM 169 363

bar / diner, opened 13th century

A split level pub with a large bar and separate restaurant.

The pub also has undercover outdoor seating on decking at the front of he pub.

They can host private parties of up to 45 people, by arrangement, up to 45.

A garden is to the side of the pub, with a children's play area. There's occasional live music.

The pub is shown on this old OS map from about 1902 (interactive map)

old OS map

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Facilities

Facilities

Gallery

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Historical interest

Historical interest

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Landlords

Landlords

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

(old PO directory information courtesy of londonpublichouse.com)

(** historic newspaper information from Stuart Ansell)

Old OS map reproduced with the permission of the National Library of Scotland.

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