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Updates

Open Outside only, under cover until further notice.

Temporary opening hours
Mon-Wed: closed
Thu: 1800-2200
Fri: 1200-1500, 1700-2200
Sat: 1700-2200
Sun: 1200-1600
Food served 1200-1400, 1800-2030.

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Kentford

(formerly Cock; Old Cock)

Bury Road (B1506)
Kentford
CB8 7PR

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Opening Times

Regular

Mondayclosed
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
SundayMidday - 6.00 pm

Meal Times

No Service Mon
12 - 3, 6 - 9 Tue - Sat
12 - 3 Sun

About the Pub

Large Grade II Listed country pub with garden with play area helps to make this a popular venue for families. The main bar has a very high ceiling and open fire. Food available. Winter opening times Tuesday - Friday 11-3, 6-10.30; Saturday 12-11; Sunday 12-4

Historic Interest

A report in the Ipswich Journal** in Mar 1810 states that : "The announcement of the marriage on Monday se'nnight (5th) of Mr Malden, of Soham, to Miss Fletcher, of the Cock Inn, Kentford, Suffolk". A report in the Ipswich Journal** on Mar-22 in 1862 when Samual Howell was the landlord states that : "William Collins paid his bill with a cheque, but it was returned to Howell the bank concerned having stopped payment 46 years previously". A report in the Ipswich Journal** on Feb-13 in 1883 when Issac Filby was the landlord states that : "Thomas Martin a saw sharpener was charged with manslaughter of Ann Jameson. The couple had been seen in the Lamb in Newmarket between 9am & 10am. Caroline Norman of the Fox & Ball served them with 3 pints between 11am & 6pm. Soon afterwards Issac Filby of the Cock separated them & took away their beer. They left & a little later Martin returned for brandy to revive her, she died & he was charged. No evidence was found of violence & Martin was acquitted." Parts of building date from about 1600, though it is recorded as early as 1563. Photographs of this pub and more historical information about it can be found at suffolk.camra.org.uk/pub/584

Regular cask ales

This pub serves 2 regular beers.

  • Greene King Abbot
  • Greene King IPA

Changing cask ales

This pub serves 2 changing beers.

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Features

  • RealAle Real Ale Available

Facilities

  • LunchtimeMeals Lunchtime Meals
  • EveningMeals Evening Meals
  • Garden Garden
  • Parking Parking
  • FamilyFriendly Family Friendly
  • Camping Camping Nearby on-site
  • Games Traditional Pub Games
  • RealFire Real Fire
  • Restaurant Restaurant Area
  • SeparateBar Separate Bar

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Kentford

Bury Road (B1506)
Kentford
CB8 7PR

Sat Nav Reference

52.272461, 0.502962

OS Reference

TL708667

Transport

  • <Bus Close to Bus Routes
  • <Station Close to Railway Station

Nearby Bus Routes (< ½ mile)

Stagecoach: 11; Mulleys: 357; Stephensons: 16

Nearby Station (972m)

Kennett

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Kentford - Kentford

Kentford

Bury Road (B1506)
Kentford
NEWMARKET
CB8 7PR

Pub Features

  • Real Ale Available
  • Additional Services
  • Lunchtime Meals
  • Evening Meals
  • Garden
  • Parking
  • Family Friendly
  • Camping Nearby
  • Traditional Pub Games
  • Real Fire
  • Restaurant Area
  • Separate Bar
  • Close to Bus Routes
  • Close to Railway Station

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