Shelley's Restaurant

Welcome to Shelley's - the culinary heart of Suffolk New College

Our 100-seater restaurant opens to the public during College term times for lunch and dinner. The main room is modern, light and airy. The restaurant is fully licensed and guests can enjoy a drink in McCoy’s bar. Menus change each academic term and emphasise quality produce, classic and modern dishes, great service and value for money. Our menus feature plenty of local produce and we are able to accommodate specific dietary requirements.

Opening Times

Thank you for your custom, we are now closed until September

To Book

Call 01473 382500 or email to make a booking, or just turn up at the college’s site in Ipswich located at Rope Walk. We are always happy to have guests arrive wishing to experience our learning environment. As a guest of the restaurant if there are spaces available in the College’s car parks you are able to park there free of charge. Any Shelleys guests parking in the College car parks before 6.00pm, are required on arrival, to register their car details with Shelley’s.

Shelley’s is also available for hire for your private event, fundraiser or business meeting.


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