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Oyster Reach Beefeater

) #247 of 359 Restaurants in Ipswich $$ - $$$ , British,
Bourne Hill | Wherstead, Ipswich IP2 8ND, England
+44 1473 692372
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good29%
  • Average18%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible16%
Travellers talk about
“mixed grill” (7 reviews)
“ribs” (4 reviews)
Open Now
06:30 - 23:00All hours
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Bourne Hill | Wherstead, Ipswich IP2 8ND, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Thank you to the wonderful staff at The Oyster Reach for making our meal such a great one. There were 22 of us, and the food was all cooked perfectly and the service was second to none. The waiting staff went out of their way...More

Thank fuschiapink67
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We went to oyster reach for dinner since the refurbishment they have had and it was lovely. Love the new look and out waitress was lovely couldn't do enough for us, especially having a young child . She recommend a certain wine to go with...More

Thank lou211982
Reviewed 6 days ago

Popped in for a drink and wished we had not. Queues at the bar as only one member serving, tables not cleared. Not the staffs fault as just not enough of them, albeit we were not eating it looked like the meals were being delivered...More

Thank mikehSuffolk
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I came here to eat with a parent and we were both disappointed. I had broccoli in my Coke, the tables were sticky, the toilets were disgusting, the toilets didn't work and the sinks were filthy, the hand driers didn't work, you could see into...More

1  Thank s14b
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went for a meal with a friend to the Oyster Reach, was seated quickly, (I had booked table) Food was really good, good selection on menu. Food served quickly. Waitress was Elle and she was very efficient, polite and friendly. You get good value for...More

Thank smedley2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had an evening meal and have got to say were disappointed. The young girl behind the bar was really good and helpful. If you like Pinot Grigio wine you wont like the one served here,you are better off having a house wine. All was...More

Thank snooks5970
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If there was any way of no stars this is what I would give. Arrived and had to wait for someone to greet us. As we had not booked were told would have to eat in bar area. However most of the tables were free...More

Thank Helen D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We often visit here for a breakfast on our way out.. Best way to start the day with as much as you can eat Food is yummy and staff are friendly and show great customer service skills .. Even better now it's just been refurbished

Thank Jay2808
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went here the other Tuesday evening. I liked the new environment. The waitress was a bit odd! When she came to take our order she started with "what do you want?" Then quickly realised she'd been unprofessional and corrected herself. As we chatted to her...More

Thank carrie w
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Our first visit since the refurb. Surf and Turf and a double stack burger were chosen and perfectly cooked. Surroundings were so much better. Service not slick but also much improved, Once our server appeared. Desserts always look like they are from an assembly line....More

Thank daisysdude
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Anne G
18 January 2017|
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Response from Normanjordy | Reviewed this property |
no ...try White Horse at Tattingstone...down A137 take left fork then about 600yds on right..good grub!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
07:00 - 22:30
06:30 - 23:00
06:30 - 23:00
06:30 - 23:00
06:30 - 23:00
06:30 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bourne Hill | Wherstead, Ipswich IP2 8ND, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Ipswich
  • Phone Number: +44 1473 692372
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