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Closing times may vary by restaurant. Please speak to a member of our team at your local restaurant for the most up to date timings. In general, our last food orders are at 9pm and last drinks orders are at 10pm (On Sunday it is 9pm). Please reserve your table online to avoid disappointment.


Fun for the kids with our Indoor play area. Call the restaurant to book play.

Ipswich restaurant details

3 Augusta Close




Opening times

Mon-Sat 11.30am - 11pm

Sun 12pm - 10.30pm


Breakfast serving times

Weekdays: 6.30am-10.30am

Weekends: 7am-11am

Facilities - Call to book

Outdoor play area: No booking required

Indoor play: All Week 12pm-7pm

Kids birthday parties

Outdoor dining

The menus


Gather the family and enjoy the ultimate highlight of the week every Sunday from 12pm. Choose from our succulent hand-carved turkey, beef or gammon, or why not try all three? With unlimited extras such as our crispy roast potatoes, golden Yorkshire puds, yummy veggies and signature red wine gravy, you’re in for a treat from just £11.49, with kids roast just £4.99.  Leave the hard work and washing up to us - after all, Sunday is the day of rest!


Keep the kids busy this school holiday

We encourage you to phone your local site to book your play session in advance, however we do welcome walk-ins in our quieter times.

Kids' Play At Brewers Fayre

All of our restaurants have activity sheets to keep little ones entertained whilst you dine with us but did you know...more than 60 of our restaurants have indoor play areas?
From slides & climbing frames to colourful activity packs, our play areas are BURSTING with fun for little ones. We are more than just soft play too – there are plenty of activities happening all year round, from discos, to crafts, messy plan to quizzes.

For only £4.50  for 90 mins of play the kids can run wild whilst you sit back and relax. Pop in and join in the fun today, we guarantee there will be smiles all round!

birthday parties

Get the party started

Looking for somewhere to host your child’s special birthday? Look no further than PLAY AT. We have a fun filled party that your little one and their friends will love and for only £11.49* including a dedicated Party Host to make sure everything runs smoothly, it’s great value that wont break the bank. Hip Hip Hooray!!!

Kids can enjoy a 2 hour party, a yummy, nutritious 2 course meal and drink and an exciting party bag for each child! Better yet, you can leave all the decorating to us AND every party-goer will get FREE play at their next visit! And did we mention, the Birthday child goes FREE?! Book your child’s party with us today. Contact us to find out more. 

Call to book your Play session at this restaurant

Brewers Fayre, The Swallow Pub & Restaurant in Ipswich, Suffolk

Serving Delicious Pub Food, Breakfasts & Sunday Carvery  

Our team

Come and join us at The Swallow Brewers Fayre for delicious dishes and service with a smile right next to Orwell Country Park. From group bookings in Ipswich to fun family meals, our experienced team of friendly locals are passionate about making every visit a meal to remember. Whatever the occasion, our restaurant is ideal when you’re looking for great places to eat in Suffolk, thanks to our laid-back atmosphere and great-value pub grub.

Our location

You’ll love the location of The Swallow Brewers Fayre when you’re looking for family restaurants near Suffolk. We’re just a 15-minute drive away from the town centre and top Ipswich attractions like Holywells Park and Ipswich Waterfront, so you can tuck into tasty family meals with us after enjoying some local sightseeing.

Why we love Ipswich

With historic sites and fun activities to keep all ages entertained, it’s easy to see why Ipswich is such a popular place to visit. Whether you fancy souvenir-shopping at the Buttermarket Centre, taking a stroll around Ipswich Waterfront, or exploring the famous art collection at Christchurch Mansion, our great-value restaurant is close to all the best things to do in Suffolk.

Frequently asked questions

Wondering what to eat when you’re dining out in Ipswich? Our Head Chef recommends the mouth-watering 8oz Sirloin Steak or our classic Smothered Chicken – two of the most popular meals on our Brewers Fayre menu! Plus, if you’ve saved room for dessert, don’t miss out on sweet treats like our Black Forest Sundae or our Caramel Apple Betty. 

If you’re looking for tasty Sunday roasts in Ipswich, come and visit us at The Swallow. Our Brewers Fayre serves up the best roast in town from 12pm every Sunday, so you can look forward to filling up your plate with mouth-watering cuts of turkey, gammon and beef with plenty of delicious roast potatoes, Yorkshire puddings and more on the side. Plus, kids can enjoy their own tasty Sunday lunches in Suffolk too!

Get your days out in Suffolk off to a great start with us at The Swallow. Our Brewers Fayre serves up delicious, all-you-can-eat breakfasts in Ipswich every morning, so you and the family can tuck into Premium Sausages, Back Bacon Rashers, eggs cooked your way, and more. Plus, ordering our Premier Inn Breakfast means you can help yourself to our tasty continental selection, too, including fresh croissants and muffins, fruit and cereals, and even American-style pancakes. What’s not to love? 

If you’re looking for family friendly restaurants in Suffolk, then you’ll love dining with us at The Swallow Brewers Fayre. Our Brewers Fayre kids’ menu lets little ones build their own three course meals for just £4.99, so they can tuck into tasty starters, enjoy delicious and nutritious mains like Oven Baked Poppin’ Chicken or Ten Veg Tomato Pasta and finish it all off with a delicious dessert! Plus, up to two under-16s eat breakfast for free when one adult orders a full Premier Inn Breakfast or Meal Deal!

The Swallow Brewers Fayre is perfect if you’re looking for things to do with the kids in Ipswich at mealtimes. We have an exciting soft play area for kids up to 145cm tall to enjoy all week between 12pm-7pm, so come on over and enjoy fun family days out in Suffolk with us.

From mid-week meals to special occasions, we welcome all kinds of group bookings at The Swallow Brewers Fayre. You can book tables for up to 16 people online through our website, or call us on 01473 721 683 to find out more about our Brewers Fayre group bookings in Ipswich. If you’re planning events in Suffolk for more than 16 people, you can either give us a call to book or select ‘other’ for the number of guests on our Brewers Fayre booking page and submit an enquiry with us. Whatever your party size though, we’d always recommend booking in advance to avoid disappointment!

Thanks to our small beer garden at The Swallow Brewers Fayre, we’re ideal when you’re looking for restaurants with outdoor seating in Ipswich. Sit back and relax with some mouth-watering meals and tasty drinks outdoors with us throughout short breaks in Suffolk.