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The Duke of Marlborough

Under historic beams you will discover a unique community owned pub, offering great service from our friendly team.

Enjoy high quality, freshly cooked food, and a wide range of drinks, in a building that has been welcoming people for nearly 500 years!  Our kitchen produces home-cooked meals, including Saturday breakfasts, using fresh, locally sourced ingredients.  Our style? British pub classics, quality specials and fresh seafood.  To see what’s on the menu this week visit our FOOD page.

In summer enjoy our lovely terrace, or get cosy by two wood-burning fires in winter.  There are many lovely walks in the valley, and your dogs are very welcome too!

Bought in 2017 by a community of over 250 wonderful people,  the Duke is run by Aaron and April Douglas and their dedicated team from whom you can expect a warm welcome.   The staff  are supported by a community management group and other volunteers – together proud to have a community pub with a very professional face!

The Duke is currently open from Wednesday to Sunday – see list of opening times below.

You can look forward to a short but tasty blackboard menu of British pub favourites on Fridays and Saturdays,  with full Sunday roast options on Sundays 12-4pm.  We always have a veggie/vegan options and offer many of our dishes gluten free.   We also offer takeaway meals (and beer!).

We are proud to be a freehouse real ale pub.   There are usually have at least three cask ales on tap, in addition to our range of keg beers and ciders.

Need to book?  It’s advisable but not essential.   Please call the pub on 01473 831283 (not always staffed outside opening hrs)  or email: enquiries@thedukeofmarlborough.com.  Any questions?  Just get in touch, we’ll be happy to help.

Want to get in touch with the committee? Email us on:   getintouch@thedukeofmarlborough.com

We look forward to seeing you!

**NEW IN JULY 2022: The Duke of Marlborough have recently launched a Loyalty Card Scheme.  Simply visit 5 times, within 3 months, for a main meal, collecting a stamp each time, to then receive your 6th main course absolutely free.

For full terms and conditions please click HERE.

The Duke of Marlborough

Under historic beams you will discover a unique community owned pub, offering great service from our friendly team.

Enjoy high quality, freshly cooked food, and a wide range of drinks, in a building that has been welcoming people for nearly 500 years!  Our kitchen produces home-cooked meals, including Saturday breakfasts, using fresh, locally sourced ingredients.  Our style? British pub classics, quality specials and fresh seafood.  To see what’s on the menu this week visit our FOOD page.

In summer enjoy our lovely terrace, or get cosy by two wood-burning fires in winter.  There are many lovely walks in the valley, and your dogs are very welcome too!

Bought in 2017 by a community of over 250 wonderful people,  the Duke is run by Aaron and April Douglas and their dedicated team from whom you can expect a warm welcome.   The staff  are supported by a community management group and other volunteers – together proud to have a community pub with a very professional face!

The Duke is currently open from Wednesday to Sunday – see list of opening times below.

You can look forward to a short but tasty blackboard menu of British pub favourites on Fridays and Saturdays,  with full Sunday roast options on Sundays 12-4pm.  We always have a veggie/vegan options and offer many of our dishes gluten free.   We also offer takeaway meals (and beer!).

We are proud to be a freehouse real ale pub.   There are usually have at least three cask ales on tap, in addition to our range of keg beers and ciders.

Need to book?  It’s advisable but not essential.   Please call the pub on 01473 831283 (not always staffed outside opening hrs)  or email: enquiries@thedukeofmarlborough.com.  Any questions?  Just get in touch, we’ll be happy to help.

Want to get in touch with the committee? Email us on:   getintouch@thedukeofmarlborough.com

We look forward to seeing you!

**NEW IN JULY 2022: The Duke of Marlborough have recently launched a Loyalty Card Scheme.  Simply visit 5 times, within 3 months, for a main meal, collecting a stamp each time, to then receive your 6th main course absolutely free.

For full terms and conditions please click HERE.

**NEW IN JULY 2022: The Duke of Marlborough have recently launched a Loyalty Card Scheme.  Simply visit 5 times, within 3 months, for a main meal, collecting a stamp each time, to then receive your 6th main course absolutely free.

For full terms and conditions please click HERE.

Opening hours

Mon – Tues: Closed

Weds & Thurs:  7pm to 10pm (drinks only, except Quiz & Food Truck nights)

Fri: 4pm-11pm (Food served from 6pm / Happy Hour 6-7pm)

Sat: 10am-11pm

*NEW* Brunch 10-12pm / Lunch 12-2.30pm / Dinner 4.30pm-8.30pm

Sun: 12pm to 8pm. Roast lunches til 4pm

Opening hours

 

Mon – Tues: Closed

Weds & Thurs:  7pm to 10pm (drinks only, except Quiz & Food Truck nights)

Fri: 4pm-11pm (Food served from 6pm / Happy Hour 6-7pm)

Sat: 10am-11pm

*NEW* Brunch 10-12pm / Lunch 12-2.30pm / Dinner 4.30pm-8.30pm

Sun: 12pm to 8pm. Roast lunches til 4pm

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    Our Facebook Feed

    Duke of Marlborough

    The Duke of Marlborough, Somersham, reopened as a community owned pub at Easter 2017 after a two-and-a-half year campaign by the community to buy it. Want to join in? Shares still on sale! We are open Weds-Sunday offering a traditional country pub welcome and great food and drink. Aaron, April and the team look forward to welcoming you! Food served: Friday from 6pm Saturday: 12-2.30pm / 4.30pm - 8.30pm Sunday: 12-4pm
    Duke of Marlborough
    Duke of Marlborough
    IMPORTANT NOTICE:
    Due to our darts tournament on Saturday the 8th, we will not be holding lunch or dinner service.
    There will however be a BBQ from 4-8pm for anyone that is interested
    Brunch will continue as normal
    Duke of Marlborough
    Duke of Marlborough
    Available today!
    We’ve got another delicious cake of the week from The little cake place, which will be served this afternoon and tomorrow as well! 5.95 with a tea/coffee! ☺️☕️

    Please see our menu for tonight too, lots of tempting specials this week. Why not go for a steak & ale pie to warm you up this weekend. served from 4:30-8:30 with children eating for £1 with the purchase of an adults main meal!! 😋

    Book a table: enquiries@thedukeofmarlborough.com
    Duke of Marlborough
    Duke of Marlborough
    When this happens, it's usually because the owner only shared it with a small group of people or changed who can see it, or it's been deleted.
    Duke of Marlborough
    Duke of Marlborough
    What’s this? 👀
    We’ve taken your feedback and come back with an extended brunch menu!
    Starting this Saturday from 10am until 12pm, start your day right with a signature duke breakfast (or if you’re hungry go double 😋) 🧇🥓🍳
    With unlimited tea/coffee and a variety of juices !!

    And don’t forget we serve all day on a Saturday, immediately followed by lunch 12-2:30 with dinner starting at 4:30 and children eat for £1 with the purchase of an adults main meal !

    Book a table: enquiries@thedukeofmarlborough.com
    Duke of Marlborough
    Duke of Marlborough
    Not long until our Fundraising Darts Tournament 🎯 come along to watch or why not enter yourself (only a few spaces left!)

    We have got a fantastic raffle with lots of lovely prizes including:
    🌟 A family pass to Jimmy's Farm and Wildlife Park
    🌟 Duke of Marlborough meal voucher
    🌟 Greene King Brewery Tour
    🌟 Hamper from The little cake place
    🌟 Bottle of Adnams gin
    🌟 Voucher for Abbie's Hair & Beauty
    🌟 Stonham Barns Park - Owl adoption & pack
    🌟 Voucher for Be Pampered by Penny
    🌟 Salthouse Harbour Hotel afternoon tea
    🌟 Deben Inns £20 voucher
    🌟 5x sessions at The Fitness Unit - Ipswich
    🌟 Plus MANY MORE!
    Tickets on sale in the pub now!

    All proceeds will go towards a much needed children's play area outside in the pub garden.

    For further information:
    Email 📧 Enquiries@thedukeofmarlborough.com, message us on here, or pop in the pub
    Duke of Marlborough
    Duke of Marlborough
    📣 Please note:
    We are fully booked today for lunch service.

    If you would like to book a table for next week please email: Enquiries@thedukeofmarlborough.com or send us a message!

      Book a table
      1. Name
      2. Email
      3. Phone
      4. Date, time, party size and other messages...

      * Required

      Our Facebook Feed

      Duke of Marlborough

      The Duke of Marlborough, Somersham, reopened as a community owned pub at Easter 2017 after a two-and-a-half year campaign by the community to buy it. Want to join in? Shares still on sale! We are open Weds-Sunday offering a traditional country pub welcome and great food and drink. Aaron, April and the team look forward to welcoming you! Food served: Friday from 6pm Saturday: 12-2.30pm / 4.30pm - 8.30pm Sunday: 12-4pm
      Duke of Marlborough
      Duke of Marlborough
      IMPORTANT NOTICE:
      Due to our darts tournament on Saturday the 8th, we will not be holding lunch or dinner service.
      There will however be a BBQ from 4-8pm for anyone that is interested
      Brunch will continue as normal
      Duke of Marlborough
      Duke of Marlborough
      Available today!
      We’ve got another delicious cake of the week from The little cake place, which will be served this afternoon and tomorrow as well! 5.95 with a tea/coffee! ☺️☕️

      Please see our menu for tonight too, lots of tempting specials this week. Why not go for a steak & ale pie to warm you up this weekend. served from 4:30-8:30 with children eating for £1 with the purchase of an adults main meal!! 😋

      Book a table: enquiries@thedukeofmarlborough.com
      Duke of Marlborough
      Duke of Marlborough
      When this happens, it's usually because the owner only shared it with a small group of people or changed who can see it, or it's been deleted.
      Duke of Marlborough
      Duke of Marlborough
      What’s this? 👀
      We’ve taken your feedback and come back with an extended brunch menu!
      Starting this Saturday from 10am until 12pm, start your day right with a signature duke breakfast (or if you’re hungry go double 😋) 🧇🥓🍳
      With unlimited tea/coffee and a variety of juices !!

      And don’t forget we serve all day on a Saturday, immediately followed by lunch 12-2:30 with dinner starting at 4:30 and children eat for £1 with the purchase of an adults main meal !

      Book a table: enquiries@thedukeofmarlborough.com
      Duke of Marlborough
      Duke of Marlborough
      Not long until our Fundraising Darts Tournament 🎯 come along to watch or why not enter yourself (only a few spaces left!)

      We have got a fantastic raffle with lots of lovely prizes including:
      🌟 A family pass to Jimmy's Farm and Wildlife Park
      🌟 Duke of Marlborough meal voucher
      🌟 Greene King Brewery Tour
      🌟 Hamper from The little cake place
      🌟 Bottle of Adnams gin
      🌟 Voucher for Abbie's Hair & Beauty
      🌟 Stonham Barns Park - Owl adoption & pack
      🌟 Voucher for Be Pampered by Penny
      🌟 Salthouse Harbour Hotel afternoon tea
      🌟 Deben Inns £20 voucher
      🌟 5x sessions at The Fitness Unit - Ipswich
      🌟 Plus MANY MORE!
      Tickets on sale in the pub now!

      All proceeds will go towards a much needed children's play area outside in the pub garden.

      For further information:
      Email 📧 Enquiries@thedukeofmarlborough.com, message us on here, or pop in the pub
      Duke of Marlborough
      Duke of Marlborough
      📣 Please note:
      We are fully booked today for lunch service.

      If you would like to book a table for next week please email: Enquiries@thedukeofmarlborough.com or send us a message!