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Collection only on Monday and Tuesday. Delivery available Wednesday to Sunday. Opening hours Monday to Friday 5pm to 8.30pm, Saturday and Sunday 9am to 8.30pm

The pub is now open.
Latest notified opening hours:
Monday: 11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday: 11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday: 11:00 - 23:00
Thursday: 09:00 - 23:00
Friday: 09:00 - 23:30
Saturday: 09:00 - 23:30
Sunday: 09:00 - 23:00

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(formerly Railway Hotel, Railway Tavern, Linden Tree)

Station Hill
Bury St Edmunds
IP33 1JQ

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Opening Times

Monday9.00 am - 11.00 pm
Tuesday9.00 am - 11.00 pm
Wednesday9.00 am - 11.00 pm
Thursday9.00 am - 11.00 pm
Friday9.00 am - 11.00 pm
Saturday8.00 pm - 11.00 pm
Sunday8.00 pm - 11.00 pm

Meal Times

9 - 10 Mon - Fri
8 - 10 Sat - Sun


Greene King

About the Pub

Formerly the Railway Commercial Hotel & renamed in 1988. Under new management (March 18). St Edmunds selling so well, IPA to be replaced by another beer. Dog friendly now.

Historic Interest

A report in the Ipswich Journal*** on 25 May in 1855 states that : Mr Edward GREENE is auctioning this public-house, he having determined to have no tied custom: The Railway Tavern, near the Station, Bury, occupied by Mr Jas. GARWOOD.</blockquote> In 1861 listed at 10 Northgate Rd. Listed in 1874 at 7 Out Northgate & later at 31 out Northgate. (Northgate Rd. & Out Northgate are the same road.) Recorded as Railway Tavern in 1871 census. A report in the Bury & Norwich Post** on Jan-13 in 1857 when Thomas Garwood was the landlord reports that he was witness in a case concerning a stollen hogget sheep. A report in the Bury & Norwich Post** on Oct-05 in 1869 when Thomas Garwood was the landlord reports that Garwood pleaded guilty to selling beer at 5 past 4 on a Sunday. Fined 1s with 8s costs. A report in the Bury & Norwich Post** on Aug-08 in 1876 when Thomas Garwood was the landlord reports that : <blockquote>"In a case of assault the landlords of both the Railway Tavern & Britania, Thomas Garwood & John Manning respectively, gave evidence with respect to the victims sobriety. The question was asked, "how many half pints old Bury beer to make a man drunk?" It was suggested that 4 halves would do no harm but be beneficial." Photographs of this pub and more historical information about it can be found at

Regular cask ales

This pub serves 4 regular beers.

  • Greene King Abbot
  • Greene King IPA
  • Greene King St Edmunds
  • Morland Old Speckled Hen

Changing cask ales

This pub serves 2 changing beers.

Source: National

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Station, Bury St Edmunds


  • RealAle Real Ale Available


  • DisabledAccess Disabled Access
  • LunchtimeMeals Lunchtime Meals
  • EveningMeals Evening Meals
  • Garden Pub Garden
  • Parking Parking
  • FamilyFriendly Family Friendly
  • Restaurant Restaurant Area
  • SeparateBar Separate Bar

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Station Hill
Bury St Edmunds
IP33 1JQ

Sat Nav Reference

52.253054, 0.714412

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  • <Station Close to Railway Station

Nearby Station (54m)

Bury St Edmunds

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