Shopping and Eating Out
Suffolk has a variety of villages, market towns and seaside towns where you can shop or eat out. There are of course the main cities of Ipswitch, but here is a selection of more local shopping for you to consider.
Towns and Places to Shop
Orford – www.orford.org.uk
Snape – www.snapemaltings.co.uk
Woodbridge – www.woodbridgesuffolk.co.uk
Aldeburgh – www.aldeburgh-uk.com
Southwold – www.enjoyengland.com
We cannot make individual recommendations, but here is a selection of pubs and restaurants that our guests have visited before:
Froize Inn Chillesford
Lunches (Tuesday to Sunday) and evening meals (Thursday, Friday and Saturday) booking advised.
Tel: 01394 450282
Butley Orford Oysterage, Orford
Tel: 01394 450277
Crown and Castle, Orford
Award winning Michelin AA etc.
Tel: 01394 450205
The Cherry Tree, Bromeswell
All day, every day family friendly
Tel: 01394 460310
The Wilford Bridge, Melton
Tel: 01394 386141
Lady Florence, Orford
Caters for up to 12 while cruising on the river from Orford
The Ship, Blaxhall
The Jolly Sailor, Orford
Near the Quay
The King’s Head, Orford - www.thekingsheadorford.co.uk/
The Plough and Sail, Snape - www.snapemaltings.co.uk/plough-and-sail-pub
The Farm Café Marlesford
On the A12 east of Wickham Market. Local produce, family friendly, 7.00 am. - 3.00 pm. Also a farm shop.
Tel: 01728 747717
Friday Street Tea Room and Shop
On the Aldeburgh road just off A12 family friendly.
Tel: 01728 602783
On the quay Orford and family friendly.
Family friendly 10.00 am to 4.00 pm.
There are numerous other places to eat in or take-away at Woodbridge, Snape, Saxmundham and Aldeburgh.
There is a well stocked general store and butchers at Orford if you fancy eating in.
Mobile Fish and Chips at Orford, by the castle, on Wednesday tea-time.