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grid reference TM 499 747
opened 14th century
bar / diner
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- All week: 1100-2300
- 1200-1500, 1800-2100
regular real ales
listed building grade II
Local licensing authority for Walberswick is East Suffolk
CAMRA Ipswich & East Suffolk branch.
last updated 19/07/2019
Real Ale is available here
Ferry Rd, IP18 6TN
The 600 year old Inn is situated in the heart of the settlement, near to the village green and just a stone's throw from the beach. Internally it has many seating areas and historic features.
There's a toilet for disabled customers.
It can be very busy for food at weekends in summer.
Smugglers' tunnels between the Bell and the beach have been uncovered, though apparently they have since collapsed.
Beer served through handpulls
Lunchtime meals (not just snacks)
Restaurant or separate dining area
Separate public bar
Pub is accessible to disabled customers
Quiet pub - no electronic games, piped music or jukebox
Beer garden or other outside drinking area
(Most pub, location & historic details collated by Nigel, Tony or Keith - original sources are credited)
(some old PO directory information courtesy of londonpublichouse.com)
(** historic newspaper information from Stuart Ansell)
NOTE: A messuage equates to a dwelling-house and may include outbuildings, orchard, curtilage or court-yard and garden - this may have been an earlier structure to the current property.