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Bistro on the Quay

3 Wherry Quay, Ipswich IP4 1AS, England
+44 1473 286677
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“swordfish” (12 reviews)
“chorizo” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3 Wherry Quay, Ipswich IP4 1AS, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We went to Bistro on the Quay during a trip to celebrate our wedding anniversary. Although it was a Thursday evening the restaurant was busy so glad we booked. The service was good although we had a number of servers which didn't cause any issues...More

Thank DLF12
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Enjoyed the meal but didn't rock my socks. I had bang bang chicken, to sweet for my liking. Wife had king prawn and chorizo also ok. Mains were belly pork and swordfish, also OK only

Thank bewise56
Reviewed 1 week ago

I visited here with a friend for Dinner, although its very sensible to book as its very popular we were a little early but did not cause anybody any problems, in fact nothing you asked seemed like a problem, the food from both sides of...More

Thank LenHowarth
Reviewed 1 week ago

My boyfriend and I came here for our anniversary dinner. We have been many times previously, including for my 18th birthday and for our anniversary a couple of years ago. This was the worst visit by far. The worst thing was the service. After being...More

Thank Emma K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just an evening out for a meal which was freshly cooked and enjoyable We have visited this restaurant for many years and never been disappointed

Thank Kay C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Six of us went for a meal on Easter Monday evening. Service was excellent and the prices fair. The menu is interesting and varied and one of our party got the changed vegetable from the menu he asked for. The only moan is a very...More

Thank Steve C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a pleasant lunch on Easter Sunday. We were seated at a table by the window, so had a nice view of the waterfront while eating. The food was decent. I started with a plate of Suffolk charcuterie with Mozzarella, always good and then a...More

Thank Richard G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had dinner here on a Friday night. The restaurant was busy and had a nice atmosphere. Our food arrived really quickly (maybe a bit too quickly) and was tasty. I had the scallops and the skate and my partner had the fish cake and...More

Thank kazia66
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not only the location is prime but also they serve excellent dishes with generous portion.Grilled lamb was succulent and tender, croquettes as accompaniment was crunchy outside and meltingly soft inside. My partner had steak, she said it was also very juicy and cooked to perfection...More

Thank Spiranian
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My girlfriend and I booked the restaurant last minute, nothing was too much trouble for the staff. Our food was excellent, we had a lovely evening.

Thank Mark G
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Sandra B
23 August 2017|
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Response from Tim W | Reviewed this property |
Pay and display just off the Ipswich Haven Marina turn in
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 67
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Wherry Quay, Ipswich IP4 1AS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Ipswich
  • Phone Number: +44 1473 286677
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