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From strength to strength

The Arcade Street Tavern is without doubt my number one choice for watering hole in Ipswich. The... read more

Reviewed 17 January 2016
Ipswich, United Kingdom
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Upmarket Drinking Establishment!

This is one of the better places to have a drink in the evening in Ipswich. Little more expensive... read more

Reviewed 11 December 2015
Ipswich, United Kingdom
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1 Arcade Street, Ipswich IP1 1EX, England
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Reviewed 17 January 2016 via mobile

The Arcade Street Tavern is without doubt my number one choice for watering hole in Ipswich. The choice and variety of beers that they now offer is unrivalled for its quality. Everything recommended is of the highest quality and tastes fantastic. The customer service is...More

Date of experience: January 2016
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Reviewed 11 December 2015

This is one of the better places to have a drink in the evening in Ipswich. Little more expensive than your average pub but with craft beers and decent wine, it's worth going to.

Date of experience: December 2015
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Reviewed 8 December 2015 via mobile

I have been to Arcade Tav on numerous occasions over the past few months but felt it only fair to leave a review so that others can hopefully share my experience. It's location is just on the edge of the town centre and this makes...More

Date of experience: December 2015
1  Thank Rose4500
Reviewed 4 December 2015 via mobile

Really nice feel to the place, has several little rooms and a wide drink selection. Also nice to drink from a glass in the town centre unlike several other establishments. Will be regular when going for a couple of social drinks.

Date of experience: December 2015
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Reviewed 22 November 2015

We stumbled upon this place yesterday before the football, and how glad we where. 2 hand pubs, beer was well looked after. Massive menu of craft beers. Reasonable prices. Staff friendly and knowledgeable. Now our number1 pub when we play in Ipswich

Date of experience: November 2015
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Reviewed 16 October 2015

I really like this place in old building near Aqua 8 and Swan . No food as a rule but ''Food Fridays' with different themes. Owner friendly and knowledgeable about the beers and other drinks. Customers of all ages. Good place for a chat without...More

Date of experience: September 2015
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Reviewed 2 August 2015

A nice looking place and clean but they showed us no respect as customers. The barman did not seem to know how to pour a pint. As they banged , crashed and scrapped the furniture around us one of the staff yelled " I can't...More

Date of experience: August 2015
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Ross K, Owner at Arcade Street Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2015

We are very sorry that you did not enjoy your experience at Arcade Tavern on this occasion. We believe this may relate to a day when we had been particularly busy prior to your visit and we were then setting up a new table plan...More

Reviewed 25 June 2015

Love this place.. The atmosphere is great and the Beer is on a different level to other in Ipswich. Sat in this place on a Saturday afternoon drinking the Beer and crewing the cud which your mates… Bliss! Owners are great to talk to and...More

Date of experience: June 2015
1  Thank Stephen B
Reviewed 22 June 2015

The best thing I can say is that whilst in there you don't think you are in Ipswich. Great beer, superb service and street food Fridays is a great idea. Top marks.

Date of experience: June 2015
1  Thank W T
Reviewed 30 May 2015

Arcade Street Tavern is a must if you are in Ipswich town at night and even during the day. With a huge selection of superb craft beers from all over the world Ross Keo and his team has created a top quality craft beer house...More

Date of experience: May 2015
1  Thank Tony B
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