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Passing The Nutshell on a scorchingly hot day we thought that a refreshing cold drink would be a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Solihull, United Kingdom
Amazing pub

Very unusual even though it’s tiny there is so much to see, it’s truly a one off and needs to be... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Glenn W
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17 The Traverse, Bury St Edmunds IP33 1BJ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Passing The Nutshell on a scorchingly hot day we thought that a refreshing cold drink would be a good idea. Being reputedly the smallest pub in Britain, and with no outside seating area, there being half a dozen people already squashed inside, we had to...More

1  Thank wendyanddavid536
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ok so it's a must visit for its size as its one of the smallest pubs in Britain. The beers ok too. That's about it really as its dingy with old stuffed cats on display and is very uncomfortable with more than 6 people in...More

Thank paulsymonds
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very unusual even though it’s tiny there is so much to see, it’s truly a one off and needs to be visited to truly appreciate it. Hard to describe really but definitely worth visiting

Thank Glenn W
Reviewed 30 June 2018

Very small pub....excellent beer....a must visit when in East Anglia. Always an interesting mix of locals, tourists, and regulars from elsewhere who loves he place.

1  Thank Kevin1862
Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

You have to go here just to check out the smallest pub. It's full of all sorts of little oddities. Not for a crowd of you.

Thank R9857BIsharong
Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

We stopped in for a toddy. Smallest pub in the UK. It was simply charming. The barkeep was charming and entertaining. It is tiny so you may have to circle the block and wait for space to come available.

Thank nursmom33
Reviewed 24 April 2018

My review will probably be as small as the pub. Had to be visited because of what it is. A hot day is not the best time to visit as it's all windows and you cannot take alcohol outside.

Thank Martin D
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

Thus pub is right in the centre of town, it's busy (that's not hard), it's friendly and in a nutshell... it's tiny. Go.

2  Thank Alex S
Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

I love this little Pub. So many interesting little things to look at. Cute little seating area. Batman is always cheerful, and very friendly. Great place to visit with lots of character, and a great atmosphere.

Thank spyda410
Reviewed 1 April 2018

Not a lot of room in one of the very smallest pubs in the UK. Quirky and crowded and a must when visiting BSE

Thank Mike B
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