Visitors to Rickinghall are particularly well provided for, with the opportunity to obtain a wide range of good quality food and refreshment. Rickinghall and Botesdale are linked together in a seamless way, with the boundaries between them difficult to identify. In some places the two parishes occupy opposite sides of the street and it is appropriate when informing the visitor to Rickinghall about places to eat and drink, to include the excellent venues in adjacent Botesdale.

Please note that opening times may have changed due to Covid-19. Please check first.

Blue Orchid Chinese Take Away
The Street, Botesdale
01379 898 288
Open:
Sun & Mon: 17:00 - 22:30
Tue: Closed
Wed - Thu: 17:00 - 22:30
Fri - Sat: 17:00 - 23:30
Open on Bank Holidays

Botesdale Traditional Fish & Chips
The Street, Botesdale
01379 898 543
Click here for Fish and Chip shop website - Order online and have it delivered!
Open:
Tue: 11:30 - 13:30 & 16:00 - 21:30
Wed: 16:00 - 21:30
Thu/Fri/Sat: 11:30 - 13:30 & 16:00 - 22:00
Sun: 16:00 - 21:00
Fish & Chips can be eaten on the premises.

The Greyhound Freehouse
The Street, Botesdale
01379 898 003
Click here for the Greyhound website
Open:
Mon: 17:00 - 23:00
Tue - Thu: 17:00 - 23:00 (Food 18:00 - 21:00)
Fri - Sat: 17:00 - 00:00 (Food 18:00 - 21:00)
Sun: 12:00 - 22:30 (Food 12:00 - 18:00, Hog rolls only)
A warm, friendly, traditional village pub serving locally brewed real ales and home cooked pub classics.

The Bell Inn
The Street, Rickinghall
01379 898 445
Click here for the Bell Inn website
Open:
Mon - Fri: 11:00 - 23:00 (Restaurant 12:00 - 15:00, 18:00 - 21:00)
Sat: 08:00 - 00:00 (Restaurant 12:00 - 15:00, 18:00 - 21:00)
Sun: 08:00 - 22:30 - (Restaurant 12:00 - 18:00) Sunday Roast available.
4 Diamond Rating. Fully Licenced with overnight accommodation available. Lunches and Dinners are served in the restaurant or bar. Car parking available.