Eat & Drink with our range of dining options


If you are looking for a place to eat out in Thorpeness, the Thorpeness Hotel is a great choice. Beautifully situated at the edge of Thorpeness Meare, the restaurant overlooks the renowned Thorpeness golf course with marvellous views over the 3rd tee.

We have a range of dining options to suite your requirements, from formal to relaxed.


A restaurant with a view


Our modern and relaxing restaurant overlooks the golf course and the 3rd Tee, which makes it a favourite spot to watch some golf. The evening menu features a selection of dishes for each course with fresh local Suffolk produce used where possible. On Sunday the restaurant offers a traditional Sunday Lunch. Choose from traditional roasts and treat yourself to one of our mouth-watering puds.

Take a look at our new Restaurant Menu serving modern classics using the very best local ingredients.

The Terrace


In summer, sit on the terrace and watch the rowing boats and wildlife passing by on the Meare.
Its tranquil setting, makes eating out in Thorpeness a real pleasure; the most relaxing place to enjoy a variety of refreshments throughout the day. Choose from a selection of freshly ground coffees and other beverages, and delicious snack and meals.

The Clubhouse Bar


The Club’s wood panelled bar has a real log fire in the cooler months; popular with golfers (for a warming tot of Kummel) and hotel guests alike. Try one of Adnams award winning beers or spirits and choose from a seasonal selection of hot and cold meals available throughout the day.

Special Occasions


For special occasions, the restaurant caters superbly for birthday and anniversary celebrations, wedding receptions, corporate dinners and informal suppers.

From anniversaries to a celebratory golf weekend, Thorpeness Hotel is a fantastic venue at which to celebrate a wide variety of special occasions. Our professional and friendly banqueting team are on hand to help you to organise your event from start to finish, listening carefully to your personal thoughts and ideas, to ensure that the whole thing goes to plan.

Private Dining


For small groups, the hotel offers a private dining experience in our Lakeside Room where you can enjoy the company of family and friends.

Opening Times


The restaurant is open for dinner from 7pm to 9pm.
The Patio Bar is open for snacks and lunches from 8am to 9pm.
Call 01728 452176 to book or drop in and enjoy a delicious spontaneous meal.
Book a table online