The Butt & Oyster is one of the best known public houses in Suffolk renowned for its good beer, good food and great views, situated in the hamlet of Pin Mill on the River Orwell. Let the sounds of the Orwell seduce you. Watch the changing tides on traditional timeless shores. Understand an artist’s inspiration with Thames barges, swans and the river, enjoying the finest Suffolk ales whilst being tempted by the wonderful aromas which welcome you. Pin Mill, once a smugglers haven offers beautiful walks and amazing scenery, the name of the pub commemorates the oyster fisheries originally a major export from the river Orwell. In the old days the pub would be full of bargemen and sailors enjoying a pint. Made famous as being the setting for Arthur Ransomes “we didn’t mean to go to sea” book. “It is a fantastic pub” with a welcoming and traditional atmosphere.
Deben Inns we pride ourselves in the quality of food, drink and above all, service we deliver to our customers. With six venues within the Deben Inns group, there are always opportunities for hard-working, ambitious and motivated staff in all areas including: Waiting, Bar & Kitchen Staff, Chefs and many more …
We absolutely adore dogs here at The Butt and Oyster, so if you have a dog and would like to relax inside a warm and welcoming pub, then please pop in…
We have some fantastic walks in and around Pin Mill and we also stock doggy treats to make their visit as enjoyable as yours.
Monday-Friday 10.00am – 10.00pm
Saturday -Sunday 9.00am – 10.00pm
Food served all day, everyday
Breakfast, lunch and dinner