also traded as Harleys
Closed after 2000
opened Feb 1970
47 The Centre Stoke Park Drive, IP2 9EG
grid reference TM 151 424
The Harlequin was built as part of a shopping precinct, all of which has since been demolished to make way for a larger supermarket. The pub was the unfortunate scene of a murder in 2000 when a barmaid working at the pub was killed during a robbery.
According to the Ipswich licensing records, the pub's license was granted on February 2nd 1970.
Reported in Last Orders in Jan 1981 as offering Castle bitter (Norwich brewery).
(Most pub, location & historic details collated by Nigel, Tony or Keith - original sources are credited)