Fun at the Food Hall

The paddock in front of the Food Hall has added bounce with the jumping pillow.  Free to our diners at either the Café or Cook House restaurant, it sits in the Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty overlooking the Orwell River, with fresh air and space a plenty for kids to enjoy the countryside in a safe environment.

There’s lots more to discover at the Food Hall….


check out our     Partners


Ilia's kitchen

At Ilia’s Kitchen Cookery School there is something for everyone. We offer a wide range of day courses, from essential beginners to advanced skill classes.

Penny Jones Pilates

No matter how old you are, how fit you are or how able you are, the Pilates Studio has a class for you.  All ages and abilities are welcome.

Salon by the bridge

This boutique Hair Salon is located in the Cook House. It’s cool, relaxing and informal whilst offering you the very latest styles and treatments.

bodylines beauty salon

Bodylines recently moved into the Cook House,  the stunning setting and expert services unite to create a unique ambience for the treatment rooms.

bentley interiors

Bentley Interiors, located upstairs in the Cook House. Bentley offer a fully comprehensive and individual service, from design to completion.

Explore wherstead

The Wherstead explorer is a downloadable map that offers lots of walking routes around the local Food Hall area . 

Orwell Fitness is a unique community driven gym established by Kirsty Turner and Darren Hotten with one goal in mind – to provide the most effective, enjoyable fitness experience in Ipswich.

Ultimately, Field Fit embraces a way of getting fit and having loads of fun at the same time, making the most of the great outdoors and training in a way that will motivate you every time because it’s so varied.

Thistle & Fern in the garden barn at Suffolk Food Hall, with a fresh flower stand every Friday and Saturday! They also run a range of workshops and cater for private and special occasions!