The Drum and Monkey pub in Ipswich to close down this weekend

The Drum and Monkey pub in Princes Street.

The Drum and Monkey pub in Princes Street. - Credit: Archant

The Drum and Monkey pub in Ipswich is closing, it has announced.

The venue in Princes Street will mark its closure on Sunday night with a “final farewell party” to celebrate the last 10 years, it said on its Facebook page.

The statement says: “It’s with regret and much sadness that we will be closing from this Sunday night.

“Join us Saturday night for one final farewell party with entertainment from Sylvian.

“If anyone is interested in any of the football pictures or shirts please come and see us. Thank you all for your custom over the last 10 years.”


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This newspaper has requested to speak to the owner.

What are your memories of pub, based near Ipswich Town’s Portman Road stadium? Comment below.

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