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The Anchor at Walberswick

The Street, Walberswick IP18 6UA, England
+44 1502 722112
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good25%
  • Average15%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
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Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
The Street, Walberswick IP18 6UA, England
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1 - 10 of 495 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

It looked good on their website, but failed to live up to expectations! We ordered courgette and feta fritters; after 30minutes courgette carpaccio arrived. We sent it back. After another 30 minutes sweet corn pancakes arrived. Then with our fish cakes the menu had said...More

Thank Ian C
Reviewed 1 week ago

I took a very dear friend out to lunch here recently and we sat in the garden and had such a delicious meal and the waitress could not have been more attentive - a must to anyone !

Thank Sarah L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My partner and I popped in for an evening meal, walking into the bar / restaurant I saw a lady with a great looking fishcake and was going to order that, however, whilst ordering the drinks two plates of delicious looking steaks passed me by,...More

1  Thank andymazda23
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Food and drinks over priced very disappointed with the quality and quantity of the food menu choices not very good and having to pay £3.75 for a pint of coke what the hell is that all about!!!!!

1  Thank Caren P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed in the village for a week and regularly popped in for drinks and a coupe of dinners. Great service and lovely food. Home baked baguettes for sale on the bar as well.

Thank Tim W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Loved the scrubbed pine tables, chunky candles and relaxed atmosphere.Friendly staff. Meals a little pricey but tastey and great quality.

Thank Jane55_11
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

We booked my birthday lunch six weeks ahead as we know this is a busy and popular Sunday lunch location. The food service and staff are all excellent but our table location for 5, next to the kitchen door with a constant stream of traffic...More

Thank Barbara A
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Visited this wonderful pub restaurant by chance. The food and drink were exemplary. Fish and chips served so beautifully it re ignited my faith in this thankfully tradition dish. The atmosphere and comfort( took disabled frail elderly relative and dog) makes me want to return...More

Thank Sunkissed089
Reviewed 12 August 2017

This pub is child friendly and the food is good. Staff are extremely friendly and helpful. Comfortable either inside or outside on the terrace.

Thank newbornbliss
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

We had a great quick break this week staying in one of the chalets with the dogs. Great room, fabulous dinner and a breakfast to die for (Home made bread, wow).... We will go back!!

Thank David J
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Questions & Answers
Ian W
22 February 2017|
Response from AnchorSophie | Property representative |
yes we do do dogs in the bar, sorry we could not get hold of you earlier. Sophie
Ian W
22 February 2017|
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Response from 0_Herlihy | Reviewed this property |
Yes they allow dogs
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Street, Walberswick IP18 6UA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Walberswick
  • Phone Number: +44 1502 722112
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Situated in the pretty seaside village of Walberswick, with views from the rooms and terraces over to the sand dunes, beach and sea. A short walk to the beach, wonderful walks to Dunwich and Southwold.A cosy pub with a log fire in the bar, restaurant and family room. We have 10 comfortable bedrooms, 4 in the main Arts & Craft building and 6 garden chalets, clad in eco-sourced wood. The garden chalets have sofas and outside seating for sunny days. We also have 3 dog friendly chalets with French doors opening onto the back garden.
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