The Three Ways Country Pub and Restaurant

A truly unique Freehouse and Restaurant. Visit us at The Three Ways Pub, Cowlinge, Suffolk and expect a warm welcome and relaxed comfortable atmosphere with a roaring fire in the winter months, genuine homecooked GREAT FOOD - we're known locally as a home from home

Excellent country pub real ales friendly welcome, good food well worth a visit for that lovely homely feel with all the qualities you look for.


Always a friendly place to eat and drink.


Lovely homely feel and very good food.


Good honest lovely pub food! Definitely worth a trip!


Excellent meals prepared professionally with good wholesome produce. Our party of four were served promptly and efficiently. Very good value for money. We will certainly be back.


The traditional decor and homely feel coupled with excellent service and value for money means we shall be returning and recommending.


The starter of prawns was cooked to perfection. My partner who had the lamb for main said it was the best cooked lamb she had tasted for a long time. I had the homemade steak and ale pie and could not fault it.


The Three Tuns manages to offer a varied menu - including both British and Spanish dishes - without losing any of its traditional charm. Reasonably priced and focused on the community it serves, it provides a reminder of just how good an English pub can be.

Food & Drink Guide, Cambridge

...a home from home and the ideal place to enjoy a meal with friends or family...

Food & Drink Guide, Cambridge

Despite arriving surprisingly fast, roast dinners in pubs rarely have this much taste.

Local Secrets Review

Ordering the Sunday lunch proves fortuitous as it is the best we have had in ages: tender slices of roast beef, roast potatoes, Yorkshire pudding, velvety smooth mashed potato, nice crunchy vegetables and cauliflower cheese.

Local Secrets Review

This pub is a traditional house, sixteenth century oak beamed bar with open fire and real ale in a tankard if this is what you like. But the real feature is the home cooking...


A lovely little pub with good hearty cooking.


A freehouse serving different ales each week yet possessing an Italian coffee machine too, the pub seems prepared for anything...

Local Secrets Review Local Secrets

Queen Street,
01440 820355
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Open lunchtimes and other days for bookings and events of 6 or more
Children and dogs welcome

Basie and EllieWelcome to The Three Ways, a small country freehouse dating back to 1643. On venturing inside you discover a rustic charm unchanged by time, with original wooden beams and inglenook fireplaces. The main bar and restaurant project an ambience of warmth & comfort; the ideal place to enjoy a meal or drink with friends and family or to celebrate a special occasion. 

Still open for Take-Aways!

At last… it’s here! New to the Three Ways Pub menu, we introduce South African Traditional Boerewors. Enjoy a healthy portion of Boerewors on a crispy roll, topped with homemade tomato and onion relish. Or try Boerewors (Bangers) and mash SA style, also served with tomato and onion relish. 

To all our customers.  We have decided to stagger the orders we receive to 15 minutes apart in am attempt to only have one customer at a time in the pub. If you come to pick up and there is already someone in the pub, please keep at least 2 meters from each other. We will have the facility to take payments over the phone. Thank you and stay safe.


 CALL NOW FOR A TAKE-AWAY 01440 820 355 OR 074 945 22944

The Three Ways offers quality homecooked food, a changing selection of 5 'Real Ales' and an excellent range of fine wines. The Three Ways is a CAMRA award winning pub with a Five Star Health & Hygiene rating & a Five Star Cellar Quality Rating 

Boerewors & Mash - Large

TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2017 - Odd