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Bistro on the Quay

3 Wherry Quay, Ipswich IP4 1AS, England
+44 1473 286677
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3 Wherry Quay, Ipswich IP4 1AS, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

5 star atmosphere & service.-we were seated upstairs & had a large group of 16. The views across the water were as if we were abroad & it was a perfect evening. Staff were so accommodating due to a person with a dairy free allergy...More

Thank Jo L
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Busy place for a Wednesday. We ate upstairs by the window with a great view on the quay. I was surprised to see the average age of customers! Great service, food excellent, good selection of seafood-fish. It’s a pity there’s no specials.

Thank stephaneferry
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Wow! We were really impressed with the excellent service and food. Such value too. Right from the start we were looked after well as service was friendly and timely throughout. The 3 course meal was made from freshly prepared ingredients, nicely presented and tasted good....More

Thank hovells
Reviewed 1 week ago

walking along the quayside looking for a place to eat, most of the restaurants were empty then i came across this bistro which was packed as i was on my own they manage to fit me in. The food was freshly cooked, you can see...More

Thank Raymond B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Miffed that we didn’t book for a Tuesday. ..they do a special and we have enjoyed a good meal with value for money. Recommend booking ahead!!

Thank Amanda F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Step by from the street but luckly got the table for 2. Was very busy tho. Better book to avoid disappointment. Its a nice, cozy bistro, Fresh menu. Nice options from starters to light menu I had scallops and they was delicious! Will come back...More

Thank Marius B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spur of the moment decision to go out for lunch on my husbands birthday and we were not disappointed. Excellent food and service and very good value for money. Thoroughly recommend!

Thank Marion C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We called in on the off chance on a very busy Friday and they found us a table quickly. The food was outstanding and we thought giving us the chance to say we would have cheese later so it could be brought to room temperature...More

Thank Steve123237
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were advised to book and glad we did. Could only get a table at 6.15 on a Saturday and saw several people come in and be politely turned away. We were advised that we had a 2 hour slot when we booked, and whilst...More

1  Thank stevenorton69
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Staff were attentive without crowding you during the meal. Water refilled without having to ask, empties cleared in same way. Food was superb, Skate Wing was excellent and plenty of it. plenty of veg and trimmings. Did not feel hurried at any time and the...More

Thank Nick F
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Sandra B
23 August 2017|
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Response from Tim W | Reviewed this property |
Pay and display just off the Ipswich Haven Marina turn in
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Wherry Quay, Ipswich IP4 1AS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Ipswich
  • Phone Number: +44 1473 286677
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