Welcome to the Trowel & Hammer

The Trowel and Hammer is an attractive, part thatched pub situated in the picturesque village of Cotton approximately 6 miles north of Stowmarket. It is a listed building oozing with character and charm not to mention original oak beams and open fires.

As a traditional country pub, the Trowel and Hammer offers a cosy rural atmosphere with real ales and quality home cooked food. We have a comfortable bar with a separate restaurant and a superb beer garden - ideal for al fresco drinking and dining during the warmer months.

We welcome families and dogs and we have easy wheelchair access so why not come along and enjoy great food and drink in relaxed surroundings with a warm welcome guaranteed from Abi and Elliott.

Comfy seating as well as bar stools at The Trowel & Hammer, Cotton, Suffolk Relax on our comfy sofas at The Trowel & Hammer, Cotton, Suffolk
A warm welcome and a cosy fire await you at The Trowel & Hammer, Cotton, Suffolk Our spacious Garden Room which also provides wheelchair access at The Trowel & Hammer, Cotton, Suffolk
Relaxed but elegant dining in The Cotton Club Restaurant at The Trowel & Hammer, Cotton, Suffolk Our lovely, family and dog friendly garden at The Trowel & Hammer, Cotton, Suffolk

New menu launched!!!

With exciting new dishes such as Pea and Goat's Cheese Risotto and 12oz Ribeye steaks alongside some firm favourites such as our homemade Beef and Adnams Ale Pie we are confident you will find something to set your taste buds tingling. Take a look at our new menu and then book a table.

We are recruiting!

Interested in working in a lively and fun environment with good rates of pay and flexible hours? If so we want to hear from you whether you would prefer front of house or the kitchen.

More details on the opportunities are here.