We have listed below local places to eat that we are happy to recommend to our guests.

There are many other places further afield which offer an excellent choice. Bury St Edmunds is only ten minutes drive and offers a full range of restaurants. We will be happy to assist you with your personal choice during your stay.

Gardeners Arms - Tostock (five minute drive)


A traditional 14th century timber-framed pub with rustic oak beams and large open inglenook fireplace. Large beer garden and garden bar serving good home cooked food and an excellent range of beers.


Food is available seven days a week - we recommend the steak and ale pie. Steve and Jill wait to welcome you.


Church Road | Tostock | Bury St Edmunds | Suffolk | IP30 9PA


Phone 01359 270460

The Swan Inn - Woolpit (five minute drive)
Set in the lovely village of the Green Children  
An extensive menu of good food is available. Well thought of locally by people wanting good food in a relaxed atmosphere.
The Street | Woolpit | Bury St Edmunds | Suffolk | IP30 9QN
Phone: 01359 240482 for reservations
Closed Sundays and Mondays
The Dog - Norton (five minute drive)
A place to enjoy a friendly welcome and freshly prepared food in comfortable surroundings.
With the all day opening hours, seasonal menu, daily specials and extensive wine list you can enjoy good food from local suppliers all day.
Extensive Gluten free menu available.


Ixworth Road |Norton | Suffolk | IP31 3LP


Phone: 01359 230440

The Bear - Beyton (two minute drive)
Possibly within walking distance, the Bear Inn is a relaxed and welcoming Freehouse Pub located in the picturesque country village of Beyton in Suffolk.
The restaurant serves food from Tuesday lunchtime through to Sunday afternoon. British food with a contemporary twist using quality locally sourced ingredients, try the Scotch egg starter.  


Tostock Road | Beyton | Suffolk | IP30 9AG


Phone: 01359 270249

Drinkstone Park | Park Road | Drinkstone | Bury St Edmunds | Suffolk | IP30 9ST | 01359 272513

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