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Issacs on the Quay

) #52 of 359 Restaurants in Ipswich $$ - $$$ , British,
7 Wherry Quay, Ipswich IP4 1AS, England
+44 1473 284000
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good37%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible8%
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“pizza” (10 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
7 Wherry Quay, Ipswich IP4 1AS, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Perfect if you want an over priced drink from a plastic cup. Rude staff that can't even pretend to look like they are interested in serving you. Worst of all, promoting sexism with signs around the bar!!

Thank TeaDress
Reviewed 2 days ago

The building itself is quite interesting, but as a hostelry it seems to be aimed at a different demographic. I found it to be brash and noisy (especially in the evening, when the "bouncers" are brought out). If you want pub food with a pleasant...More

Thank name_alre4dy_taken
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have never been treated so badly in a restaurant where you pay to fed not to be insulted, intimidated and shouted at. We went to Issacs to have a lunch, a group of four including my mother who has limited mobility, as we order...More

Thank Katherine A
Reviewed 1 week ago

After a disappointing breakfast at a Dudley hotel, took it to visit Ipswich Quay and have a Full English breakfast, hot and tasty. Good friendly service nice location.

Thank Pauljmarsh
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great location on Ipswich dock, lots of outdoor space but if you want to sit inside its a little lacking. On a nice day its the best place in town by far. A little pricey for what you get, but good quality and i've never...More

1  Thank Matthew F
Reviewed 1 week ago

after waiting for 45mins or there abouts my dinner turned up, stone cold potatoes, dried meat in the pie, small amount of cabbage and a few carrots, at least there was some gravy at the side to moisten it. Will not be eating there again.

1  Thank disappointedval
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Huge place with lots of places to eat, indoors or out, courtyard & terrace. Large menu including light bites & kids. Unfortunately think our food got forgotten as they were busy so was served with cold vegetables & tough chicken (special that day) Pleasant staff,...More

Thank Louise B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Issaacs has grown from small beginnings to the biggest pub come eaterie in the area. Now with an added pizzaria I would always recommend as a stop off. Exceptionally well priced meals means the value continues.... had some great music nights too. Definitely worth a...More

Thank Gavin S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had an early dinner and ordered the cajun chicken fantastic just the right amount of spice. The service was excellent and the waitress helped me in an enthusiastic maner

Thank BlindPaul123
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Decent pub in a great setting. Food average as you would expect for the price. Inside is nice but tables were rarely cleared. Glasses and plates stacked up.

Thank Kevin T
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Questions & Answers
Ruth G
16 June 2016|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Twinkle071 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they had a good selection of healthy food
Sue L
17 February 2016|
Response from NathanielCoughlan | Property representative |
Yes, dogs are allowed outside or within the indoor Lower Deck area if properly controlled and on a leash. Please consider others, as we are a family venue. Kind regards.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, View, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
07:30 - 23:00
07:30 - 23:00
07:30 - 23:00
07:30 - 23:00
07:30 - 00:00
07:30 - 01:00
07:30 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Wherry Quay, Ipswich IP4 1AS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Ipswich
  • Phone Number: +44 1473 284000
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