grid reference TL 771 729
opened 16th century
owner Elveden Estate
bar / restaurant / hotel
(details under review)
Data from the Food Standards Agency live feed.
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- Mon-Sat: 0730-2130
- Sun: 0730-3000
regular real ales
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1 changing ale
listed building grade II
Local licensing authority for Icklingham is West Suffolk
CAMRA West Suffolk & Borders branch.
last updated 30/12/2019
Icklingham Guinness Arms
previously known as: Red Lion
Real Ale is available here
The St (A1101), IP28 6PS
The 16th century Red Lion reopened in October 2019 as the Guinness Arms, with the name inspired by the Guinness family's connections with the Elveden Estate, which owns the pub.
Although quite "foodie", it's designed so that people who "just" want a drink are welcome throughout the pub. There are eight hotel rooms as well.
Beer served through handpulls
Restaurant or separate dining area
Beer garden or other outside drinking area
(Most pub, location & historic details collated by Nigel, Tony or Keith - original sources are credited)
(1861 census information from Malcolm Fairley)
(** historic newspaper information from Bob Mitchell)