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The Briarbank Bar & Brewery

Whether you're looking to find out more about the beer brewing process, sample some local beer or simply have a relaxing drink and a bite to eat with friends and family, look no further than the Briarbank Bar and Brewery in Ipswich.

Set just moments from the Ipswich Waterfront, the Briarbank offers a warm welcome to all. On the ground floor, in a light and open setting, you'll find the award-winning microbrewery which homes a two-barrel system and four fermenters. While on the first floor you'll find the Briarbank bar, serving an array of their own hand-crafted beers, alongside a range of soft drinks, wines, spirits, ciders and a fantastic choice of gins. The Briarbank also serves a wide-ranging menu, meaning customers can enjoy a meal alongside their chosen drink.

If you love jazz, then you'll want to head down to the Briarbank the third Sunday of each month, as they host some great jazz from some truly amazing musicians, and the best thing is, entry is free. 

If you're visiting over the Easter or August bank holidays, then be sure to stop by and attend the beer festival. With over 30 beers and a full programme of live music it really is a great weekend. Plus, they also host a gin festival during the early May bank holiday and September, perfect for gin lovers.

So, whether you want to learn more about the brewing process, by attending one of our monthly tours, or simply want to enjoy a drink make sure a visit to the Briarbank is on your list when in Ipswich.

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