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The Fleece Hotel

8 - 10 Broad Street, Boxford, Babergh District CO10 5DX, England
+44 1787 211183
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Overview
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good16%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“baguette” (2 reviews)
“mash” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, Pub, Seafood, Grill, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
8 - 10 Broad Street, Boxford, Babergh District CO10 5DX, England
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1 - 10 of 107 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited on a midweek lunchtime and received a warm welcome, however we were the only people in the pub (there was a bridge game going on in another room) We were seated in the bar area which had rustic charm. We shared a camembert...More

Thank Stacey A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sorry to say that our meals were at best average. Microwaved pastry on the pie, limp french fries and not well presented. Service was fine but it does seem that it matters who is doing the cooking on a particular day. Don't like being critical...More

Thank Andyboy1232014
Reviewed 26 June 2017

This inn is very cozy and inviting. The staff are very helpful and accommodating. The atmosphere of the Inn "feels like home". The Inn has a very rustic and warm feel to it which make you want to stay an extra night. The food is...More

1  Thank EdmontonDanigirl
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Swung by one lunchtime last week. .. Had a quick pint with a steak and cheese baguette. . . Both were very good. . . Baguette was warm and crusty, large and filled with a decent cut of meat which you could actually bite (most...More

Thank dave b
The-Fleece, Manager at The Fleece Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2017

We're glad you enjoyed your visit to The Fleece and would love for you to visit again soon!

Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

I treated a client to a pint at the Fleece, where better to discuss a new idea! We just sat in the bar, using the wifi, it was very pleasant! Very helpful and friendly staff. The special board had a 'chip shop platter' I'm coming...More

Thank bestdogever
The-Fleece, Manager at The Fleece Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2017

Thank you for another lovely review! We're glad you enjoyed your visit and hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

We had a really lovely meal - an excellent - but not too fussy - menu with pleasant, attentive service.

Thank jcasson
The-Fleece, Manager at The Fleece Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 3 March 2017

Thank you for your lovely review. We're glad you enjoyed your meal and hope to see you again soon to sample some of what our new menu has to offer!

Reviewed 6 January 2017

Found out this was open on Christmas day and booked a table of four. Was a little nervous as was told that this was the first time they had done this. However, I need not have worried. We were warmly greeted by a member of...More

Thank InspectorHot
The-Fleece, Manager at The Fleece Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 7 January 2017

Thank you for your lovely review. We're glad you enjoyed your Christmas lunch and hope you had a very merry Christmas! We're pleased the hiccup with the dessert (our sincerest apologies) hasn't put you off returning to The Fleece!

Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

Had a really good meal at the fleece staff were very friendly I had the surf and turf which was brilliant .generous portion meant i couldnt manage a desert my wife and son had the cheese board which had a really good selecton and l...More

1  Thank John N
The-Fleece, Manager at The Fleece Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 20 December 2016

Thank you for your lovely review! We're so glad you enjoyed your meal and hope to see you and your family again very soon!

Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

Had some great food, locals were really friendly drinking at the bar after, good fun night out. Highly recommend! Plenty of daily specials!

1  Thank bestdogever
The-Fleece, Manager at The Fleece Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 5 December 2016

Thank you for yet another lovely review! We're glad you enjoyed your evening and hope you return again very soon!

Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

We decided to go to the fleece for our date night, we was really not disappointed by our choice, great friendly service always polite! As for the food we was not disappointed by the quality and presentation.. Definitely a cut above your standard pub food,...More

1  Thank Katherine L
The-Fleece, Manager at The Fleece Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 5 December 2016

We're so glad you enjoyed your evening at The Fleece and very glad to hear you'll be returning for another visit! Thank you for the lovely review!

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Peak45MiddleEast
15 November 2015|
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Response from The-Fleece | Property representative |
Good Morning, Yes, we do sell Laphroig and are expecting a delivery tomorrow(Monday) Today we have Glenlivet and several other blended whiskies.I am Scottish and would love to discuss the merrits of the different blends and... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 34
Cuisine
Bar, Pub, Seafood, Grill, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 - 10 Broad Street, Boxford, Babergh District CO10 5DX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Babergh District  >  Boxford
  • Phone Number: +44 1787 211183
  • E-mail
Description
This is a real pub! We stay loyal to the buildings roots and ensure it has the atmosphere we all relish from a pub. We serve quality local and national real ales including a number from our own brewery just 2 miles up the road, as well as excellent lagers, wines, whiskies and more. Our food is homemade and prepared fresh to order, of excellent quality taking advantage of local and seasonal produce , Offering value for money in a relaxed and casual atmosphere.
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