where to eat

For details of restaurants, pubs and cafes in the local area, please contact the Tourist information Centre: Town Hall, Old Market Place, Sudbury CO10 1TL, telephone (01787)  881320.  Alternatively, see the South and Heart of Suffolk website.

The Fleece Hotel

15th Century Coaching Inn – Broad Street, Boxford 01787 211183

Just over the River Box from the glorious St Mary’s Church in Boxford is the Fleece Hotel.  And ancient Coaching Inn with retained and restored original features, serving up the following:
– Real Ale from our own Brewery, plus local & national guest ales.
– Superb home-cooked food using the finest local produce.
– A lovely courtyard running alongside the old stables.
– A separate characterful tea room.

Opening Times:
Monday – Thursday…. 12 – 3 & 5 – 9pm
Friday, Saturday, Sunday….   12 Noon – 11pm

Food Service:
Tuesday – Friday…. 12 – 2pm & 6-9pm
Saturday…. 12 – 2:30pm & 6 – 9pm
Sunday…. 12 – 2:30pm

Fish & Chips Night: with a Pint for £6 on Thursdays (Take-away option available)

Seniors Luncheon: Thursday 12 – 1:30 pm.  Selected meals from just £6

Our award winning brewery is just 2 miles up the road.  We always have a number of their ales available, including the multi award winning ‘Tornado Smith’.

The ‘Corder Room’ is an entirely Victorian styled bar; exposed wooden floorboards, William Morris Wallpaper, with dark oak panelling encompassing the room.

The ‘Guild Room’ is our unique Medieval room with Tapestries, Oak Panelling and its own bar.  It is perfect for large groups eating and for functions.

Please see our website for more information on the Fleece Hotel


The Crown


The Crown, Stoke by Nayland – telephone 01206 262001

For more information, please visit our website.