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“Really good find!”
Review of The Sorrel Horse

The Sorrel Horse
Ranked #32 of 96 Restaurants in Woodbridge
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$9 - US$27
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Dining options: Breakfast, After-hours, Reservations
Description: Reputedly a Smugglers Inn dating back to the 15th century, The Sorrel Horse is the quintessential English country pub with tap drawn cask ales, a thatched roof, tiled floors and an original bar billiards table, nestled in a picturesque rural Suffolk village. Given our fantastic location on the Bawdsey Peninsula in glorious countryside, the pub is especially attractive to walkers, cyclists and the horse fraternity. Superb walks, open rolling countryside and the quiet and genteel nature of the area make the village a popular destination for visitors. With two bars you've a choice of both a restaurant or traditional bar for your food and drinks. The restaurant has a large wood burner, with the bar having a lovely open fire.
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were staying just up the road in Sutton and chose this pub for lunch. The interior is basic but you can see that some recent improvements have been made including one of the poshest outdoor toilet blocks I have ever seen. We both had the excellent pork, chorizo and rosemary pie with mash and veg! Fab-u-Lous!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A busy Easter Sunday at the Sorrel but the food, service and atmosphere were fantastic. I had a delicious nut roast and all our large party were happy with their meals - many thanks and see you soon

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ideally situated if you are staying at the Shottisham camp site (but well worth travelling to if you are not). We noticed that they had just started doing a Sunday morning breakfast and it turned out to be one of the best breakfasts ever. No, seriously! All locally sourced produce on one enormous plate - magnificent.

Try the full English and also, the American pancakes with bacon and Maple syrup.

1  Thank Toby C
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Reviewed 11 March 2018

We've visited the Sorrel Horse on and off for years and can honestly say it's better now than ever. Quality food at reasonable prices, friendly service and a good selection of local beers. Nice atmosphere too, with many local people ready to chat. Well worth a visit

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1  Thank davidww2018
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Gary M, Director at The Sorrel Horse, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind review it is very much appreciated, we are delighted that you enjoyed your visit

We look forward to welcoming you again

Regards
Gary

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Reviewed 28 February 2018

I held my birthday party at the Sorrel Horse last Saturday and I can honestly say that I had the perfect evening. The owners let me use the large side room which had a lovely wood-burner and a bar. The food was excellent; genuine tapas and paella prepared by the Spanish chef with wines recommended by the owner. The Prosecco and the white Cotes de Gasciogne were superb. The staff were very attentive and professional throughout the evening. The evening just flew by and I would recommend the venue for anyone wanting to have a special celebration. Thanks guys!!

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3  Thank billmartin06
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Gary M, Director at The Sorrel Horse, responded to this reviewResponded 1 March 2018

Thanks so much Bill, we are delighted that you thoroughly enjoyed your special occasion with us. It was also a great pleasure for the team to have hosted you and your guests

With best personal regards
Team Sorrel.

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