The Oldest Trading Pub in Ipswich

A 16 Century country pub with a beer garden, a 2-minute walk from the centre of Ipswich.

The Black Horse is reputedly the birthplace of Cardinal Wolsey

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Ipswich Town

The closest pub to Portman road stadium

Live Music

Covers & original music


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Upcoming dates

13/7/24 Live Music


22/7/24 Karaoke

Monday Madness

15/7/24 Karaoke

Monday Madness

20/7/24 Live Music

Beautiful Dangerous

27/7/24 Live Music

Cherry Bomb

29/7/24 Karaoke

Monday Madness

3/8/24 Live Music

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