24 Jan

Wine Appreciation Evening

"Have you ever mistaken a Bordeaux for a Burgundy wine? - Not since lunch!” Harry Waugh We're delighted to announce that we are  launching a monthly wine appreciation evening for Suffolk wine lovers (and visitors!).  Generally the third Thursday of every month alternating between the Sorrel and the Swan. ...

Life on the Deben
9 Jan

Life on the Deben

We are delighted to announce that on Friday January 26th we'll be screening the much acclaimed film 'Life on the Deben' -  by Tim Curtis, presented by John McCarthy -  with one of the directors attending as our special guest. We expect this event to be really popular so please...

sorrel horse woodburner
9 Jan

Winter Opening Hours @ The Sorrel Horse

From 8th January until 25th March when the clocks change our winter opening hours are: Food Service Monday – 12:00-14:30 & 18:00-21:00 Wednesday to Friday – 12:00-14:30 & 18:00-21:00 Saturday – 12:00-15:00 & 18:00-21:30 Sunday & Bank Holidays – 12:00-16:00 Bar Service Monday 12.00 – 15.00 & 18:00 – 23.00 Wednesday to Thursday 12.00 – 15.00 & 18.00 –...

Santa at The Sorrel Horse
28 Nov

Santa is Coming

Please come and join us to welcome Santa Clause who has kindly accepted our special invitation to the Deben Peninsula for one day only! Santa will be visiting from 4.00 – 5.00 pm at The Alderton Swan and from 5.30 – 6.30 pm at The Sorrel...

New Year's Eve Sorrel Horse
21 Nov

New Year’s Eve

Flag of Suffolk is pleased to invite you to celebrate the New Year in style! We will be serving a sumptuous buffet at the Sorrel Horse, followed by music, entertainment, a bonfire and fireworks at midnight. All guests will be offered a glass of sparkling wine as...

19 Nov

The Great Switch On

THURSDAY NOVEMBER 23rd A date for your diary, for all the family - please come and join us to see the Christmas Tree lights being switched on at The Sorrel Horse and  The Alderton Swan. Mince pies and mulled wine will be offered 6.30 pm 'The Great Village Taste off' at...

Christmas opening times
17 Nov

Christmas opening times …

Tis the Season to be Jolly! As the festive season approaches, we know how keen some customers are to make plans to spend time with their nearest and dearest over the festive season. To assist, our opening hours over the festive season are as follows: Christmas Eve: Open...

Honey & The Bear
7 Nov

Music on Mondays – Honey & The Bear

On Monday 13th November our friends return!  Lucy & Jon of Honey & The Bear are a roots inspired local duo from Suffolk. Their softly interweaving vocal harmonies and foot stomping rhythms combine elements of Folk, Americana, Country, Blues and whatever else takes their fancy. There...

3 Nov

New management @ The Sorrel Horse

We are delighted to announce that following amicable and cordial negotiations, an agreement has been reached between the Directors of Flag of Suffolk Ltd., and the Board which represents the interests of the Owners of The Sorrel Horse in Shottisham. With effect from 4th November 2017, Flag...

23 Oct

Bonfire Night at the Sorrel Horse

Our fantastic annual bonfire night is on Sunday 5th November this year, so starting a little bit earlier than usual. Sunday lunch will be running extended hours until 5pm, then the timings are: 17:30 - Doors Open 17:30 - 21:30 Bonfire, Outside Bar and BBQ 18:00 - 19:30 Live...