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Tonight my friend and I who are long term regulars at The Dove, Ipswich were left standing at a quiet bar for 3 minutes plus when the pub was fairly quiet! 3 members of staff saw us waiting but chose not to serve, then 2...More
I live an hour's walk away, but the Dove is my local. A great range of a dozen or so real ales, on handpump and from the tap room, plus (for those so inclined) craft beers and lagers, and a decent real cider offering too....More
Date of experience: September 2018
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Karen B, Owner at The Dove Street Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 20 September 2018
Thanks Tim, thanks for taking the time for a great review. !
Cheers, Karen & Ady
The pub is easily accessible from the centre of town, while just far enough away from the centre to be less busy and commercial. There is a good variety of real ales and good pub food to accompany it. There is a large area behind...More
I have been to the Dove in the past on numerous occasions but of late I usually stick to the Fat Cat as amongst other things it's nearer. However as the Dove had a festival on Sunday decided to go to their to try a...More
Date of experience: May 2018
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Karen B, Owner at The Dove Street Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 June 2018
Hi, We are sorry of your disappointment. I am the landlady but I was not on the bar throughout the festival . On the rare occasion that a customer brings a beer back we do change it for another beer. We also offer tasters of...More
The Dove Street Inn is located a stone's throw from the waterfront tucked alongside the town's college and Uni area funny enough in Dove Street! It was one of the first pubs in Ipswich to offer lots of different ales from around the country, so...More
Date of experience: May 2018
Karen B, Owner at The Dove Street Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2018
Many thanks for the excellent review, it means a lot to us and the team. !!
I have visited the Dove Street Inn, over several years, whilst visiting friends in Ipswich. It has consistently provided an excellent choice of ales and ciders, with a decent selection of good pub grub. Its always been a good atmosphere catering to a wide range...More
Date of experience: March 2018
Karen B, Owner at The Dove Street Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2018
Thank you, we have invested time in the running of the pub and are always conscious about providing a quality choice of drink and food for all tastes, and will continue to strive to improve service.
Popped in here early December for a quick couple of ales as it is in the Good Beer Guide.I was drowning my sorrows as my other half had dragged me to see the very unfunny Russell Brand at the nearby theatre.They have an AMAZING selection...More
Date of experience: December 2017
Karen B, Owner at The Dove Street Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2018
Hi, thank you for the review and taking time to post it. We are glad that you enjoyed you visit, hopefully you will make one of our Beer festivals this coming year, the dates are on our Facebook page.