Bird in Hand, The Street, Beck Row, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, IP28 8ES
Room Reservations: 01638 713247

Bird in Hand

The Bird in Hand is located by the main exit gate to RAF Mildenhall. It has 57 comfortable letting rooms along with ample parking. Food is served all day every day until close, starting with breakfast at 7am. The atmosphere is very warm and friendly especially in the winter months with the real log fires – especially good for a Christmas get together with family or friends. In the summer, there’s outdoor seating available to enjoy a drink and food while taking in the area. Regular entertainment is held every week along with food themed nights.

It’s also got free WiFi for all customers and residents to keep you updated and online, along with a pool table if you’re feeling like having some entertainment after your meal, or as something to do while having a drink.

We take pride in the personal care and attention given to all of our customers. We are proud to offer a great value for money offer on our food along with our home cooked specials.


On the A11, exit onto Bury Rd/A1101, Continue to follow A1101, Go through 1 roundabout, At the roundabout, take the 2nd exit onto North Terrace/A1101, Continue to follow A1101, Go through 2 roundabouts, At the roundabout, take the 1st exit and stay on A1101, At the roundabout, take the 1st exit onto The St/A1101, Destination will be on the left

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