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Bowman's Bar and Lounge

Closed Now: 11:30 AM - 3:30 AM
Open today: 11:30 AM - 3:30 AM
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Loving the makeover!

Lunch with friends. Have visited many times before, but first time since re-fit and new menu. Looks... read more

Reviewed 28 October 2016
Ipswich, United Kingdom
via mobile
Friendly modern pub

We found this pub by chance so thought we would pop in and rest our legs for an hour. We were there... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2016
London, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good18%
  • Average12%
  • Poor25%
  • Terrible6%
28 Oct 2018
“What a sad and miserable place”
14 Sep 2017
Bar in the center of Ipswich. Serving food Monday - Saturday, 12pm-3pm. Open till late Friday and Saturday till 3am with a live DJ from 9pm. Large drink choice and great food menu. Monthly quiz on the last Thursday of the month.
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1 Falcon Street, Ipswich IP1 1SH, England
+44 1473 218118
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Reviewed 28 October 2018

If this place is anything to go by it’s no wonder pubs are closing!!!!!! Poor range of beers, and the three that I had were flat!!!! Grossly overpriced . . . how can anyone justify £1.50 for a splash of lemonade?!?!??! Never go back in...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank MelvynH22
Reviewed 14 September 2017

14 of us went for lunch at 12.30 - we had all pre-ordered our food being sandwiches, pizza etc, the food came out very sporadically and the last person got their's at 13.40. The food was adequate when we finally got it. We were the...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Wentsg2015
Reviewed 23 November 2016

i visit here almost every saturday. i really like this place and very close to home. servers are very friendly and so quick . i nevver wait here for drink more than 5 minutes thats a big plus for me

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Chris J
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Lunch with friends. Have visited many times before, but first time since re-fit and new menu. Looks really good! Flatbread pizza was really tasty! Friendly service. Will certainly return.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank K5389JNmarks
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Bar staff are more interested in playing on their mobiles then serving. Quite a young bar staff, need some direction. Not a bust place at all. One of the staff texting and pouring a beer at the same time. One place where the customer doesn't...More

Date of experience: September 2016
3  Thank Garry C
Reviewed 21 August 2016

We found this pub by chance so thought we would pop in and rest our legs for an hour. We were there at 6pm on weekday, so the bar was fairly quiet. The staff were very friendly and we spent a relaxing hour in comfy...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Jimmuswell
Reviewed 31 December 2015 via mobile

Brilliant djs and music, yummy cocktails and friendly staff. Always a good night out. Looking forward to my New Years celebrations here tonight!

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank Skg9
Reviewed 25 December 2015

at Bowman's the beer selection is poor (mainly lagers), the spirit selection is average, the décor is a little plain and outdated and on a saturday night it is very crowded. if you're drunk you'll probably enjoy the music and all the points ive made...More

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank foodfootballbeer
Reviewed 17 December 2015 via mobile

Me and my wife decided to have lunch here during her lunch break and we wish we hadn't bothered. We both ordered the Bird burger with chips, after waiting nearly 40 minutes and seeing people around us who came after we ordered and was getting...More

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank supertrig
Reviewed 30 November 2015 via mobile

We visited this bar on a friday night. It was busy, but spent a very pleasant few hours in the bar, lively and friendly atmosphere. We will go back soon.

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank Emaily S
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