Class of 2017! Top picks for a graduation meal and stay in Ipswich

POSTED ON: 03/10/2017

The University of Suffolk Graduation is coming up on Tuesday 17th and Wednesday 18th October 2017 and we have put together a list of top places to eat and stay in Ipswich. Whether you’re after a celebratory meal or just a bite to eat during your Graduation Day, there’s lots of restaurants in Ipswich to choose from…

Aurora Bar and Restaurant

Helena Road

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With idyllic views across the Waterfront, exotic cocktails and modern British cuisine, Aurora offers a luxury dining experience.

Bistro on the Quay

Wherry Quay

The restaurant is housed in a former salt warehouse and set by the waterside. It delivers fresh, local produce, along with a friendly atmosphere.

Isaacs on the Quay

Wherry Quay

Experience a vibrant atmosphere, with a wide range of food and 4 bars, right on Ipswich’s Waterfront.

Arlingtons Café, Bar & Restaurant

Museum Street

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Situated in the heart of the town in a Grade II listed, former Museum Building, Arlingtons offers a mixture of French and English cuisine. Private rooms are available to book and you can customise your own menu for special occasions and events.

Cosy Club

The Buttermarket

A quirky setting with unique cocktails and excellent food suitable for the whole family. Plus all Graduates get a free glass of Fizz between 17t h- 19th October!

The Salthouse Harbour Eaterie

Neptune Quay

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With an award winning selection of food and drink, this restaurant is perfect for Graduation Day. From a relaxing Bar and Lounge to the Waterside restaurant, it has everything ready for a celebration.

If you’re staying over during Graduation or have family that are, check out the lovely places available in Ipswich…

Giraffe House

Spring Road

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An easy walk from the University, the house is well accommodated with a quirky style and is like a home away from home.

Novotel

Grey Friars Road

A 4 star hotel close to campus which provides a bright and modern stay with plenty of space, including a luxury terrace.

The Station Hotel

Burrell Road

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Directly opposite the Train Station, this hotel is perfect for travelling families that are looking for a convenient stay.

Salthouse Harbour Hotel

Neptune Quay

This artfully designed 4 star boutique hotel and restaurant reflects luxury and dazzles in the waterfront of Ipswich's vibrant harbour quayside at night.

Pentahotel

Ranelagh Road

Their signature pentalounge makes this hotel a relaxing stay for Graduates that are just looking to chill out. Its close location to Ipswich’s attractions also makes it perfect for days out.

The Old Neptune

Fore Street

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This magnificent 15th Century Grade II listed, medieval house with 13 bedrooms is available to hire “for your graduation celebration!”


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