Nestled in the small village of Isleham, just 8 miles outside Newmarket, is The Merry Monk. With roaring wood burners in the winter and an inviting garden in the summer, this is a country restaurant to be enjoyed all year. From morning coffee and light lunches, to superb wines and an à la carte evening menu, the Merry Monk successfully combines causal dining with superb food and service.
Family owned and run, their approach is flexible and accommodating and they pride themselves in working with exciting farmers and fishermen to ensure the food is locally sourced wherever possible. Whether its oysters from Maldon or asparagus from Isleham itself you can always guaranty quality and consistency. Perfect for celebrating special occasions, they even offer private dining experiences for personal and corporate events.