Photo of Douglas Bader

grid reference TM 243 452

opened 1980s

owner Star (Heineken UK)

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opening hours:

(Times last updated 28/07/2019)

regular real ales

Adnams Broadside, Ghost Ship; Greene King Abbot

guest beers

1 changing ale

Martlesham Heath is part of the Martlesham parish

Local licensing authority for Martlesham Heath is East Suffolk

CAMRA Ipswich & East Suffolk branch.

last updated 03/02/2020

Martlesham Heath Douglas Bader

Real Ale sold

Real Ale is available here

The Square, IP5 3SL

01473 625394

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A modern 'L' shaped bar with an outside patio area overlooking the village green.

The pub is named after the famous WWII fighter pilot, who flew out of RAF Martlesham. The pub was opened in 1979 by the man himself - see pictures in bar. The pub and nearby housing is built on part of the former airfield.

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

Evening meals Evening meals

Traditional pub games available Traditional pub games available

children-welcome Family friendly

Pub is accessible to disabled customers Pub is accessible to disabled customers

station 3.5 miles away Railway station about 3.5 miles away (see public transport tab for details)

payable WiFi WiFi available (a charge may apply)

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)