Real Ale is sold here.
65-67 Carr St, IP4 1HB
grid reference TM 166 446
opened 17th century
owner/operator: Punch Taverns
Extensively renovated in 2018, this historic town-centre pub has three hand-pumps selling ales from a variety of breweries.
There's a Real Ale loyalty card; buy five pints and your sixth is free.
- Accessible to disabled customers
- Beer garden or other outside drinking area
- Beer served through handpumps
- Bus stop nearby (see transport links for details)
- Evening meals
- Family friendly
- Lunchtime meals (not just snacks)
- Smoking area
- Traditional pub games available
- WiFi available
Railway station about 0.9 miles away (see transport links for details)
Nearest railway station
The pub is shown on this OS town plan from about 1880 (larger map).
To be Sold in Cross-Keys-street, Ipswich...a very good accustom'd Inn. call'd the Salutation, in good repair and well tenanted. Inquire of Mr Judd in St Clement's Parish.Ipswich Journal, March 10th 1733***
To be sold, the Publick-House, known by the Name or the Sign of the Salutation, Ipswich, in the Occupation of Jonathan Bauls, Tenant at Will.Ipswich Journal, June 15th 1771***
A report in the Bury & Norwich Post, December 28th 1838** states that the pub was sold to Mr Bristo as part of the Samuel Alexander's Brewery sale, the Salutation selling at £710.
These premises were listed in the 1844 Whites Directory with carriers operating from the inn to Norwich.…
(Most pub, location & historic details collated by Nigel, Tony or Keith - original sources are credited)
(** historic newspaper information from Stuart Ansell)
(*** historic newspaper information from Bob Mitchell)