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    The Ultimate Stronger and Safer Arcoroc Pint and Half Pint Glass

    Isaacs on the Quay introduces the Ultimate Stronger and Safer Arcoroc Pint and Half Pint Glass.

    In readiness for St Patrick’s Day, Saturday 17th March 2018, following months of research and testing into the best and safest glasses to use, we will be saying goodbye to our Polycarbonate glasses and switching over to the Ultimate Stronger and Safer Arcoroc Pint and Half Pint Glass, 100% recyclable, 100% professional.

    When we originally switched from glass to polycarbonate in December 2009, we had every reason to believe that the industry would follow, however, apart from in some limited instances this has not happened. The safety of our staff and customers is paramount, and the decision to switch away from polycarbonate glasses was not an easy one to make. The decision was made following feedback from both our staff and customers, but also upon reviewing the enhanced safety glassware which is now available on the market. We’ve undergone lots of research to bring what we believe to be the safest of glassware to our bars.

    The tempering technique developed over 50 years was originally developed for use in windscreens. The product is five times stronger and more durable than ordinary glass. As a result, when a glass is broken, it will not break into dangerous shards. Instead, it will disintegrate into tiny fragments. These glasses also offer more heat resistance, withstanding temperatures of up to 130 degrees. We would like to take this opportunity to thank our loyal customers, the Local Licencing Authority and Suffolk Police, who fully supported and backed our voluntary decision to use polycarbonate in the first place.

    There may be occasions, such as large events and during exceptionally busy times that the polycarbonate glasses may make a reappearance, but on the whole, all drinks will now be served in glass.

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    Mother’s Day at Isaacs

    This Mother’s Day, Sunday 11th March 2018, why not treat your mum to lunch or dinner at Isaacs on the Quay. Purchase either a one-course (£10.95) or two course (£14.95) meal from our special Mother’s Day menu, and we’ll give your mum a free glass of pinot, merlot, rosé, or a soft drink.

    Plus, we’ve got some great live music lined up. From 3pm the fantastic Scorpio Rising, an instrumental and vocal duo, will be joining us. With a set covering hits from the 60s, 70s and 80s, it’s set to be a great afternoon of live music.

    Please see below for details of our Mother’s Day menu.

    Beef Wellington, homemade dauphinoise, green beans and a tarragon jus
    Half Roast Chicken, roast potatoes, mixed veg, Yorkshire pudding
    Sweet Potato and Chickpea Curry (vegan)

    Gluten-free flourless torte, clotted cream and a mixed berry compote
    Lemon Cheesecake with a mango coulis
    Bowl of Vegan vanilla ice cream (vegan)

    Our main menu is served between 11.30am – 9.00pm.

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    St Patrick’s Day at Isaacs

    Come and celebrate St Patrick’s Day in a great Irish atmosphere at Isaacs on the Quay.

    Here at Isaacs on the Quay, we are gearing up for our St Patrick’s Day celebrations on Saturday 17th March 2018. We’ve got a great day lined up, that we for one can’t wait.

    We will be kicking off our celebrations as soon as we open at 7.00am, serving an Irish breakfast and traditional Irish dishes throughout the day, alongside our main menu. So be sure to check out our specials board.

    We will be screening all matches from the final day of the Six Nations, live in HD and sound, and with England vs Ireland at 2.45pm it’s all set to be a great day of sport and celebrations. To find out what other sporting events we will be showing and kick-off times visit our live sports calendar.

    There will be Irish music playing throughout the day, with our live music kicking in at 5.00pm, where we’ll be joined by the Shamrock Brothers and The Blarney Rovers at 9.00pm.

    And of course, let’s not forget it’s the last day of our Guinness promotion, meaning on St Patrick’s Day a pint of Guinness will cost you just £3.20.

    Join us on Saturday 17th March, for what’s set to be a great St Patrick’s Day.

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    The Six Nations are back

    It might be the start of 2018, but it’s already set to be an action-packed year of sport, and we can’t wait.

    This weekend sees the return of the world’s greatest rugby tournament, The Six Nations. Join us at Isaacs on the Quay for what’s set to be five weeks of actioned packed rugby. We will be showing all the games live, in HD and full sound, so whether you’re supporting England, Wales, Scotland or Ireland (or even France or Italy), come down to Isaacs and get behind your team, while enjoying a great atmosphere.

    We’ve got some great offers available too. Throughout the tournament you’ll be able to get a pint of Guinness for just £3.20, a bottle of Carlsberg 0.0% for £2.40 and on match days we’ll also have our Six Nations Match Day Deals, so make sure you check out our specials board. We’ll also be serving our special Grandslammer Ale, brewed by our sister venue, the Briarbank Brewing Company.

    Can England claim the Six Nations title for the third year in a row? There’s only one way to find out. A detailed breakdown of the fixtures, including kick-off times can be found below and on our Live Sports Calendar.

    Saturday 3rd February
14:15 Wales vs Scotland
    16:45 France vs Ireland

    Sunday 4th February
    15:00 Italy vs England

    Saturday 10th February

    14:15 Ireland vs Italy
    16:45 England vs Wales

    Sunday 11th February
    15:00 Scotland vs France

    Friday 23rd February

    20:00 France vs Italy

    Saturday 24th February
    14:15 Ireland vs Wales
    16:45 Scotland vs England

    Saturday 10th March

    14:15 Ireland vs Scotland
    16:45 France vs England

    Sunday 11th March

    15:00 Wales vs Italy

    Saturday 17th March
    12:30 Italy vs Scotland
    14:45 England vs Ireland
    17:00 Wales vs France

    Please note, The Six Nations will be shown across all our venues, including The Gardeners Arms and The Briarbank Brewing Company.

    Please drink responsibly. 

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    New Years Eve at Isaacs

    Celebrate New Year’s Eve with Free Entry at Isaacs

    With than a week left of 2017, what are your plans to celebrate and see in 2018? At Isaacs on the Quay, we love a New Year’s Eve celebration, and this year is no different. We’ve got DJ Luke Driver with us all night, playing some great hits to get you up on your feet – and the best part of it is, it’s free, we won’t charge you to come and celebrate with us.

    Our bar will be serving until 1.30am, and our main menu will be running until 9.00pm, with the Griddle and Pizza Al Taglio staying open until 12.00am, meaning you can have a midnight snack to keep you going.

    If you haven’t got any plans for New Year’s Eve, why not come and celebrate with us at Isaacs? We will be open from 7.00am for breakfast, so whether we’re part of your celebrations, or you spend the entire night with us, we look forward to celebrating with you.

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    Rugby at Isaacs

    The Autumn Internationals are back

    It’s already been an action-packed year of rugby, but it’s not over yet. Join us throughout November and the start of December as England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales take on teams from the Southern Hemisphere, in the return of the Autumn Internationals.

    The 2016 series saw England win all four of their matches and Ireland beat the All Blacks for the first time in 111 years. Can the teams continue their success into 2017? Join us at Isaacs and find out. We will be showing all the games live, in HD.

    For details on the Autumn International fixtures, including kick-off times, can be found below and on our visit our Live Sports Calendar.

    Saturday 11th of November 2017

    14:00 Italy vs Fiji

    14:30 Scotland vs Samoa

    15:00 England vs Argentina

    17:15 Wales vs Australia

    17:30 Ireland vs South Africa

    19:45 France vs New Zealand

    Tuesday 14th November 2017

    18:30 France vs New Zealand

    Saturday 18th of November 2017

    14:00 Italy vs Argentina

    14:30 Wales vs Georgia

    15:00 England vs Australia

    17:15 Scotland vs New Zealand

    17:30 Ireland vs Fiji

    19:45 France vs South Africa

    Saturday 25th of November 2017

    14:00 Italy vs South Africa

    14:30 Scotland vs Australia

    15:00 England vs Samoa

    17:15 Wales vs New Zealand

    17:30 Ireland vs Argentina

    19:45 France vs Japan

    Saturday 2nd December

    14:30 Wales vs South Africa



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    50% Off Food

    Wednesday’s just got better with our 50% off food promotion

    Until 29th November 2017, we are offering all Isaacs App users 50% off food on our main menu every Wednesday between 5.00pm and 9.00pm in Isaacs on the Quay and 5.00pm – 10.00pm in Pizza Al Taglio.

    To benefit from this offer, download the Isaacs App for free, from either the App Store or Google Play and show the voucher, from within the app to your server – it’s that simple.

    So why not take an evening off cooking, meet your friends and enjoy a mid-week night out.

    The promotion cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer, and full terms and conditions apply. To view these terms, please download the Isaacs App and visit the terms and conditions section.

    Click Here For more details on the Isaacs App and how to download it

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    Set sail to Isaacs this summer, for the exclusive Quayside Pilsner

    Isaacs on the Quay is excited to announce the launch of its exclusive new lager, the Quayside Pilsner. Lending its name to the historic Ipswich waterfront and maritime heritage, its distinctive pale colour and hop taste offers a refreshing accompaniment for a summers evening on the waterfront.

    The Quayside Pilsner is available in the Merchant and Courtyard bar at Isaacs.

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    Father’s Day

    This Father’s Day, Sunday 18th June 2017, why not treat your dad to lunch with the Isaacs Father’s Day special. For just £9.95 your dad can enjoy the Isaacs burger, meat or vegan option, and a pint, or soft drink of his choice. Plus, from 3.00pm, we’ve got the fantastic MJSoul Band playing in the Courtyard, so join us for an afternoon of Soul, Funk and Reggae.

    Isaacs is a family venue, please drink responsibly.

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    The British and Irish Lions 2017 Tour

    The British and Irish Lions are back this Summer with a 10-match tour of New Zealand, as they take on the All Blacks in three test matches during June and July.

    Returning to New Zealand after 12 years, the Lions kick off the tour on Saturday 3rd June, at the Toll Stadium, Whangarei, where they will take on the New Zealand Provincial Barbarians.

    Before taking on the All Blacks on 24th June, the Lions will play a total of six matches against some of New Zealand’s top teams from the Super Rugby competition, including the Blues, Crusaders, Highlanders, Maori All Blacks, and Chiefs – they will then face the Hurricanes before taking on the final two test matches on Saturday 1st July at the Westpac Stadium, Wellington and Saturday 8th July at Eden Park, Auckland.

    Join us at Isaacs on the Quay and get behind the British and Irish Lions in an atmosphere that makes you feel right in the middle of the action. We will be showing all the games live throughout the tour, with our Kiln Bar and Orangery room open from 7.30am. With breakfast available from 7.00am, why not pop down and show your support to the team, and enjoy our full breakfast menu.

    We’ve also got private rooms available for hire, so if you’re looking to watch the game in a group, speak to our events team on 01473 284000 and we can talk you through the options available. A detailed breakdown of the fixtures, including kick off times can be found below and on our Live Sports Calendar.

    3rd June, 8.35am – New Zealand Provincial Barbarians V British & Irish Lions
    7th June, 8.35am – Blues V British & Irish Lions
    10th June, 8.35am – Crusaders V British & Irish Lions
    13th June, 8.35am – Highlanders V British & Irish Lions
    17th June, 8.35am – Maori All Blacks V British & Irish Lions
    20th June, 8.35am – Chiefs V British & Irish Lions
    24th June, 8.35am – New Zealand V British & Irish Lions
    27th June, 8.35am – Hurricanes V British & Irish Lions
    1st July, 8.35am – New Zealand V British & Irish Lions
    8th July, 8.35am – New Zealand V British & Irish Lions