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The Gladstone Arms

) #17 of 42 Restaurants in Stowmarket $ ,
2 Combs Ford, Stowmarket IP14 2AP, England
+44 1449 771608
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good44%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“balti” (3 reviews)
“great pub” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Pub
2 Combs Ford, Stowmarket IP14 2AP, England
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Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

Great local pub with great range of real ales and lots more .great entertainment regularly .staff friendly and they make you very welcome also dog friendly 👍👍👍

Thank karl m
Reviewed 26 March 2017

get what it states on the tine, tasty food, friendly pub, but no chips but they will let you get them from chip shop opposite, but the food does not need chips

Thank LindaSuffolk_UK
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

An excellent old style (real) pub. Good service. Excellent service. Excellent staff. Perfect management. Foods good. Beer well kept and the perfect serve.

Thank Kevin M
Reviewed 8 February 2017

This pub is a proper Suffolk country pub with locals at the bar, the food is reasonably priced and very wholesome - Balti cottage pie, veggie chilli is lovely

Thank MCurtis583
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

We've been in on a couple of afternoons after shopping. Can't fault the choice of well kept and presented beers, served by polite, professional and personable bar staff. However.... on both occasions, the experience was spoilt with parents letting their toddlers wander around unsupervised other...More

Thank Telandjune
Reviewed 4 November 2016

Very enjoyable local always with lots of guest ales. Small menu but certainly very tasty. I normally have the chilli with cheese bread but heard so much about the Balti pie I tried it today ............WOW! It's gorgeous and may well take over as my...More

Thank PianomanRob
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

A great pub with huge range of real ale on offer. Friendly staff, Not a food pub although they do offer a fantastic BALTI cottage pie!

Thank apache2149
Reviewed 15 October 2016

A good little pub offering some great craft beers on tap - somewhat of a surprise for Stowmarket. Staff always friendly and always a good spot to meet with friends.

Thank Christopher A
Reviewed 2 October 2016

A very friendly establishment many real ales to choose from,friendly staff and a very good atmosphere

Thank Robert B
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Visited freinds who come here alot . Like other people say not large menu .bot enough .Had stew which was lovely others had shepherds pie said was very good .Nice beer garden and nice place to just relax and have bit pub grub at a...More

Thank s g
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Combs Ford, Stowmarket IP14 2AP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Stowmarket
  • Phone Number: +44 1449 771608
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