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The Butt and Oyster

Pin Mill Lane, Pin Mill, Babergh District IP9 1JW, England
+44 1473 780764
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good36%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“fish and chips” (58 reviews)
“scallops” (21 reviews)
“salad” (24 reviews)
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9:00 am - 11:30 pmAll hours
Bar, Seafood, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Pin Mill Lane, Pin Mill, Babergh District IP9 1JW, England
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1 - 10 of 655 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

It was my first fish and chips experience. And for the moment - the best. Very nice place, worderful view from windows.

Thank Александра П
Reviewed 5 days ago

Amazing views, but that is about it. The food is just ok although the sticky toffee pudding was fab. Service very slow, my friends were waiting for their food ages, no members of staff available at any time,when one waitress showed up she did not...More

Thank MartaPastor
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Superb food and lovely Adnams beer, if you want to eat inside book early this place is always bursting at the seams, its that good.

Thank Terri C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had lunch a couple of weeks ago mid week after a bracing walk. A very nice, atmospheric place. The fish and chips, prawns and scallops were all lovely. Definitely a place to visit again.

Thank pjph1950
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a lovely evening with some colleagues at the Butt and Oyster. Cosy pub with lots of little hideaways, good seating and particularly outside which would really be great on a calm sunny day as it is alongside the river Orwell. Starter was good, mains...More

Thank Thebigfella52
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We probably visit this place 2/3 times a month mainly for a meal sometimes a quick drink and a walk. I'm a bit surprised about some of the comments left by diners. I've always found the food excellent, yes maybe a little bit pricey but...More

Thank George S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After an earlier bad experience with a terrible Manageress I felt enough time had passed for me to give this place another try, £50 later; I wish I hadn’t bothered! Firstly, leaving the kitchens back doors open so anyone walking in from the main car...More

Thank stumpymonkey
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I always get the battered halloumi and was sad to see they were no longer doing it last time I went. But the food I got instead was even more delicious- we all agreed it was the best meal out we'd had in a long...More

Thank genk707
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Glorious views fantastic walks does not justify rip off prices! pint and a half of beer which was very good. Three small cokes out of the gun. Two bowls of chips the frozen ones from Brakes Brothers thawed out in the fat fryer possibly....over £20....More

1  Thank mally4242
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fish and chips, liver, steak, burgers etc. No fish pie or steak pie, which was a shame. Good fish and chips, pleasant dining room and good beer direct from barrels in the bar. Since it was taken over by Deben Inns the prices have gone...More

Thank Tim W
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Response from Irene C | Reviewed this property |
Hello, can't help you,myself, but give them a call, I feel sure they can help you and your party. Hope all have a lovely time.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 30
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene, View, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
9:00 am - 10:30 pm
9:00 am - 11:30 pm
9:00 am - 11:30 pm
9:00 am - 11:30 pm
9:00 am - 11:30 pm
9:00 am - 11:30 pm
9:00 am - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pin Mill Lane, Pin Mill, Babergh District IP9 1JW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Babergh District  >  Chelmondiston  >  Pin Mill
  • Phone Number: +44 1473 780764
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