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Spread Eagle

Out Westgate (A143)
Bury St Edmunds
IP33 2DE

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Opening Times


Monday11.00 am - 11.00 pm
Tuesday11.00 am - 11.00 pm
Wednesday11.00 am - 11.00 pm
Thursday11.00 am - 11.00 pm
Friday11.00 am - 11.00 pm
Saturday11.00 am - 11.00 pm
Sunday11.00 am - 11.00 pm

Meal Times

Mon - Sun 11am - 9pm

About the Pub

Town pub with a "country atmosphere". Patio area; no food Sun eve. Photographs of this pub and more historical information about it can be found at

Historic Interest

A report in the Ipswich Journal** on 09 Oct in 1805 states that : "Matthew SPILLING, from the Red Lion, Barrow & formerly the Green Man, Bury, has taken the Spread Eagle Inn Bury & would like to thank the friends of Mr MARLEY, for the support he has received." A report in the Bury & Norwich Post** on 23 Oct in 1805 states that : "Matthew SPILLING, from the Red Lion, Barrow & formerly of the Green Dragon of this town, returns thanks especially to Mr MARLEY (and) has taken the Spread Eagle Inn now fitted up the same with good Beds & other accommodations very extensive Stabling for Horses & the same Hostler kept." A report in the Ipswich Journal** on 17 Aug in 1808 states that : "Notice to debtors & creditors of Mr Matthew SPILLING, late of the Spread Eagle Inn, BSE (Bury St Edmunds)" A report in the Ipswich Journal** on 14 Sep in 1836 states that : "Thursday last, being the day for granting annual licences to the victualers & innkeepers of this borough (BSE), the former number of 51 were reviewed by the magistrates. There were also several applications for new licences but only 2 were granted. Namely, one for Mr Frederick CLARK, Jun. for the house at the corner of Angel Hill (formerly the Cock & Pie) & the other to Mr BUCKLE, for the beer-house called the Spread Eagle at Stamford Bridge." May also be listed at Standford Bridge (1839) & on Westgate Rd & at 1 West St (in 1855) & 1 Horringer rd (in 1891).

Regular ales

This pub serves 1 regular beer.

  • Greene King IPA

Changing ales

This pub serves 2 changing beers.

Source: National

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  • RealAle Real Ale Available
  • MemberDiscountScheme Member Discount Scheme

    10% off real ales for CAMRA members.

  • CaskMarque Cask Marque Accredited


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

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Spread Eagle

Out Westgate (A143)
Bury St Edmunds
IP33 2DE

Sat Nav Reference

52.239127, 0.704077

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Closest Station (1732m)

Bury St Edmunds

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Spread Eagle - Bury St Edmunds

Spread Eagle

Out Westgate (A143)
Bury St Edmunds
IP33 2DE

Pub Features

  • Real Ale Available
  • Member Discount Scheme
  • Cask Marque Accredited
  • Disabled Access
  • Lunchtime Meals
  • Evening Meals
  • Garden
  • Parking
  • Family Friendly
  • Traditional Pub Games
  • Separate Bar

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