Some of the best restaurants in Suffolk are celebrating after being named in the Tripadvisor Travellers' Choice Awards for 2023.

Based on reviews and opinions from customers, these eateries have been highly rated on Tripadvisor for their service, quality, customer satisfaction and more.

Here are the top five places to eat in Suffolk that have been included in the review site's guide.

1. Francela Restaurant

Out of 1,601 reviews on Tripadvisor 1,436 of them were 'Excellent', making it the number one restaurant in Suffolk. 

The restaurant serves a selection of Mediterranean-inspired meals from its Bury St Edmunds town centre location.

Where: 27 Angel Hill, Bury St. Edmunds IP33 1UZ 

2. The Green Man Inn

The Greeen Man Inn has a five star rating on Tripadvisor and has an excellent duck pond in the beer garden. 

The restaurant serves a range of home made meals as well as a selection of local and regional ales.

Where: Main street, Tunstall, Woodbridge IP12 2JE

3.  Rose & Mango

Rose & Mango in Newmarket is yet another west Suffolk restaurant to pick up a Travellers' Choice award from Tripadvisor.

One happy customer said it was "one of the best Indian meals" they have ever had. 

It has also received 274 'Excellent' ratings on Tripadvisor. 

4. Blue Naan

With 531 'Excellent' reviews on Tripadvisor the Felixstowe Indian restaurant. 

Beccles & Bungay Journal: Blue Naan in FelixstoweBlue Naan in Felixstowe (Image: Denise Bradley)

The restaurant serves a range of Asian dishes with a variety of vegan and vegetarian options. 

Where: 7 Hamilton Road, Felixstowe IP11 7AX 

5. Ocean Fish Platter

Ranked as the best fish and chip restaurants in Ipswich on Tripadvisor, Ocean Fish Platter is a must for those wanting to try seafood.

Beccles & Bungay Journal: Ocean Fish Platter is well worth a visitOcean Fish Platter is well worth a visit (Image: Sarah Lucy Brown)

A wide range of platters are on the menu, as well as more traditional dishes like classic fish and chips.

The owners recently opened a second restaurant in Kesgrave

Where: 43 Upper Brook Street, Ipswich IP4 1DU