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The Tollgate

142 Fornham Road, Bury St Edmunds IP32 6AX, England
+44 1284 755237
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good25%
  • Average12%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible16%
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“steak” (33 reviews)
“onion rings” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 11:00 pm Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
142 Fornham Road, Bury St Edmunds IP32 6AX, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Took my friend here last Thursday for a belated birthday meal . Food excellent . Service fantastic . Gerard made us feel more than welcome . Nothing was to much trouble for him . Great sense of humour . We eat here a lot ....More

Thank Boobypeck64
Reviewed 1 week ago

The fajitas that was ordered for 2 people in our family was that black and burnt they may aswell of come from Mordor. Got a second dish in exchange and well that had as much flavour as chewing on cardboard. Also the steak that come...More

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Thank magnex1982
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just opposite the Priory Hotel. Good selection of Ales and Lagers. A fairly extensive food menu in Traditional pub style. The food was good and the staff friendly and efficient. There is a car park and patio area which includes dining. It would seem to...More

Thank Kenneth M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited here to celebrate myself and best friends birthday as she had told me she had been a few times recently with other family members and said the food was good. In fact they went two days in a row as the food was...More

Thank susiewong76
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We sat outside in the garden and had a good lunch with family and our two dogs(who were made very welcome). A big thank you to all staff who were very accommodating.

Thank Sam V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Worst place I have been for a meal. Went there with family, waited 45 mins and still had to wait another 10 mins after complaining that our meal hadn’t come out. When I did get my meal the bread was like a rock and the...More

Thank cher728
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good food Fast service. Friendly staff. If you chose a main course from the normal menu you a have a pint for a pound.

Thank rrw42
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely meal but very rude bar staff. Very slow service at bar and sometimes there nobody there for like 5 mins.

Thank Jack W
Elena S, Manager at The Tollgate, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

please can you give me a call to investigate this matter as this is not acceptable Many Thanks J Finnigan

Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

I went here with my friends and our children had all spent a lot of money in here kids were being typical kids yes they shouldn’t of been climbing on stuff but for the shift manager to shout at me to get my children off...More

Thank kayamaria1994
Reviewed 8 April 2018

good food / beer . great menu / specials . good staff . only down side was - shortage of seating / dining area . ( especially when raining ) recommend you pre book a table .

Thank paulthecoach
Elena S, Manager at The Tollgate, responded to this reviewResponded 9 April 2018

Thanks Paul for your review yes i agree about shortage of seating I have spoken to my boss and hopefully will get more tables....[ fingers crossed ] Hope to see you again soon many thanks Julie :)

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 20
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 142 Fornham Road, Bury St Edmunds IP32 6AX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Bury St Edmunds
  • Phone Number: +44 1284 755237
  • E-mail
Traditional Freshly cooked food served with a rustic charm in a modern but relaxed atmosphere.
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