One of England's oldest towns

Over 1,500 years of maritime industry and agricultural heritage

Anglo-Saxon settlers, Vikings invasions, royal visits, global trade, emigration, refugees, war and culture; a lot has happened in Ipswich over the past millennium and half and so much of it is still here for you to explore.

Whether it's visiting one of the town's museums, following the Blue Plaque trail or simply wandering the Tudor and Victorian streets; discover old English sights, sounds and stories throughout Ipswich.

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A Passage To India

The best in town for Indian and Bangladeshi cuisine "We offer a wide selection of Indian, Bangladeshi and English cuisine and a good selection of fine wines. We aim to bring you large varieties of...

Allen Gardiner River Cruise Restaurant

Welcome to Allen Gardiner, the River Cruise Restaurant  Offering brunch, lunch, sunset and candlelit dinner cruises along the River Orwell from the Ipswich waterfront. Sailing all year round,...

Alton Water

Suffolk's Largest Reservoir. Open 365 days a year, Alton Water provides a stunning backdrop for an activity-filled day out.  At Alton Water you can cycle, fish, walk, relax and enjoy the...

Applaud Coffee

Artisan coffee and home-baked cakes. Applaud Coffee was established in 2013 by Suffolk sisters Hannah and Beth. Set among the independent and artisan retailers of The Saints in Ipswich, they...

Aqua Eight

Aqua Eight offers destination dining with its ultra-stylish design and its fusion of cuisine from across Asia. Aqua Restaurant provides lunchtime and evening dining with Pan Asian cuisine.  A...

Arcade Street Tavern

A unique craft beer house in a beautiful historic Georgian town house in the centre of Ipswich. We have over 100 of the latest Craft beers, many are at the cutting edge of brewing from small...

Arlingtons

Unique cafe, bar and dining in the heart of Ipswich. Based in a beautiful historic building in the heart of Ipswich, Arlingtons is a great destination any time of day, from a relaxing morning coffee...

Asian and Afro

Asian food store with a colourful array of spices, sauces, pastes and exotic ingredients along with fruits, vegetables, pulses and international snacks and treats. ...

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Everything done here is inspired by Italy from the authentic Italian food to the easy going atmosphere, warm service and fresh design....