Stradbroke has two Pubs, six Shops, two Hairdressers and visits by two Catering Vans.


1. The White Hart, Church Street: 01379 384 915

A variety of meals from sandwiches to steaks are served every day at lunchtime and during the evening except for Monday lunch and Sunday evening.
A traditional roast lunch is served every Sunday.







QueensHead2. Stradbroke Antiques & Coffee Shop, Queens Street:  01379 388 447

This former ancient pub at the heart of the village was called at various times in its long history 'The Queen's Head' or 'The Queens Posting Hotel'. It closed last year and after extensive refurbishment, its beams, walls and linked spaces are now reopened as a setting for displaying a wide range of different antiques, with old clocks a speciality. Do come and browse through what there is on display or have a coffee and cake in the coffee shop.

Closed all day Tuesdays.

Open: Mon-Sat 10.00 a.m.- 4.30 p.m.

Sunday; !0.30 a.m.- 4.00 p.m.



3. The Ivy House, Wilby Road: 01379 384 634

Fresh local food is served six days a week.  It is closed on Tuesdays.

If you wouldto see  more details about the Ivy House Pub and restaurant 

and some typical menus, please follow the link to







4. Stradbroke Bakery, Queens Street: 01379 384 226

Home-made bread, cakes and pastries, groceries, home cooked meats,take away snacks and a range of newspapers. We also specialise in Wedding Cakes and those for special occasions.







 5. Lavender & Jude, Church Street: 01379 384 208

Do call before your next special occasion. Wedding Dresses, Evening Wear, 'Mother of the Bride' oufits, Jewellery and other accessories. Open Tues-Friday 10.00 a.m.-2.00 p.m....or by appointment.







6. Rolfe the Butcher, Queens Street: 01379 384 251

Prime quality fresh meat and poultry from your local supplier.
Freezer supplies.







G. Spar Dec 2014

 7. The Spar Shop, Church Street: 01379 388 547

Since it was refurbished and restocked, the Stradbroke Spar Shop  is open seven days a week from 7.00 a.m. until 9.00pm.   It now offers a good range of Foodstuffs, Wines, Beers & Spirits,   Newspapers and many other useful daily items. Lottery tickets can be purchased on site.





Poochshop8. Pooch Beauty Parlour, Queens Street: 01379 384 645
Maintaining the health and cleanliness of your pets.

*All breeds and sizes welcome.
*Ears/eyes cleaned and nails clipped
Hand stripped when appropriate
Clipped and scissored to breed standard or to the owners specific requirements
'No Clippers' bath and tidy-up
* 'Before and After' Facebook Page







 9. Lily J's Hair Studio, Church Street:  01379 38424

Stradbroke now has a fully equipped hair studio at its heart. In it, Laura offers a full range of different styles cuts, washes and colours for routine occasions  and also for  special events and for  very special occasions indeed.  Do drop in to the studio for a brochure and price list and also to discuss what in on offer.  Otherwise, please phone 01379 384 244 to make contact.

ChipVan Church10. Ben's Fish & Chips

Again, not  a shop but this time a mobile van. On Thursday evenings from 5.00 p.m. Ben's van comes to Stradbroke and parks just outside either Lavender & Jude's or the Spar Shop, dependding on where there is space.

For details of exact times, for more details and to place orders, phone  Ben on 01953 681009

 11.  Beefed Up Catering
No photograph this time but this Mobile Van still parks in the same place outside Spar or Lavender & Jude every Tuesday evening from 4.45 p.m. until 7.30 p.m.

Their tasty menu consists of a variety of different burgers: Including !00% Beef, Chicken Fillet, Chilli and Pulled Pork to name but some. You choose. They also serve children's meals, vegetarian options and have gluten free buns. Do phone 074827 45850 at any time to find out exactly what is available  or to pre-order and so avoid queuing.