Photo of Railway Tavern

grid reference TM 100 746

opened 1840

owner Frank Hill

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opening hours:

food times:

(Times last updated 10/02/2018)

regular real ales

Adnams Southwold, Crouch Vale Brewers Gold, Greene King IPA

guest beers

1 changing ale

Local licensing authority for Mellis is Mid Suffolk

CAMRA Mid-Anglia branch.

last updated 21/01/2020

Mellis Railway Tavern

previously known as: Railway Hotel

Real Ale sold

Real Ale is available here

Yaxley Rd, IP23 8DU

01379 783416

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A two bar pub close to main-line railway crossing (the station is no longer used) and giving good views over the large village green. Outside covered and heated terrace. Well supported and lively music events,fish and chips on Fridays and "Ruby Tuesday" Curry nights. Two railway carriage/booths give a snug like quality. Seating out on the common to the side of the pub and a limited bus service. Annual beer festival last Saturday in July with music on the common. Regular arts exhibitions by Mellis Arts.

Beer served through handpulls Beer served through handpulls

Evening meals Evening meals

Pub sells beer from local brewers Pub sells beer from local brewers

Function room available to hire Function room available to hire

Traditional pub games available Traditional pub games available

Oversized, lined glasses in regular use Oversized, lined glasses in regular use

Real fire Real fire

dogs-welcome Dog friendly

children-welcome Family friendly

station 4.6 miles away Railway station about 4.6 miles away (see public transport tab for details)

live music live music

free WiFi Free WiFi

Sport TV Sport TV

parking parking

Beer garden or other outside drinking area Beer garden or other outside drinking area

Updated information by Dave Wilkins

(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 Bob Mitchell)

(*** Last Orders is a free local newsletter - published by Suffolk CAMRA memers since 1978)