Venues Isaacs on the Quay
Isaacs on the Quay
  • Waterfront quayside location
  • Secluded secret garden
  • Licensed for civil ceremonies and traditional marriages
  • Timber-framed ceremony room
  • Retreat to the Merchant's Guest House
  • Private bar overlooking the quay
  • Historic architectural features
  • Fine dining available

Providing a perfect blend of old and new, Isaacs on the Quay is a beautifully renovated, listed building, with vaulted windows, a private garden and views out over the quay. The tranquil garden also serves as an attractive backdrop for photo opportunities.

Licensed for both traditional weddings and civil partnerships, you can choose from a variety of spaces for informal drinks, with the ceremony held in a fully restored corn-dressing machinery room.

History

Isaacs on the Quay is a listed building that boasts old world charm. The central ceremony room was founded between 1530-1550 and showcases an exemplary display of a timber beam structure. A combination of old and new has moved this historic venue into the 21st Century, whilst keeping its old-style charm at its heart.

Facilities

Isaacs on the Quay offers a selection of options for your special day. With an arrangement of timeworn and modern features across the property, this property offers the 'wow' factor. A dedicated team of staff are on hand to help you create the perfect atmosphere to suit you. Whichever arrangement you agree on, they also offer Skype facilities for those friends and family that may be unable to attend on the day.

Ceremony Room

A spacious room with exposed timber frame vaulted ceiling. The historic features and cosy feel help to create an enchanting ambience for you to exchange your vows.

Ceremony capacity - 74 guests

Wedding breakfast capacity- 50 guests

Top Floor

With fully stocked bars, this higher space has quayside views and is an ideal place to party long into the night.

Reception capacity - 150 guests

Crossways and Barley Room

Two additional reception spaces with dated interior features are also available for use.

Reception capacity - 70 guests

Private Garden

Hidden away from prying eyes, you can find solace in the charming secret garden outside.

Reception capacity - 150 guests

Catering

You can expect fine dining from Isaacs on the Quay, who offer various interpretations on catering to meet your expectations. Whether you're keen to have an open buffet, BBQ, or the full 3-courses, your needs can be catered for. Whatever you decide, Isaacs on the Quay have your best interests in mind.

Accommodation

Built in 1636, the neighbouring Merchant's Guest House offers a haven for you to relax in either prior to, or after your big day. Whether you're keen to get a good night's sleep, or simply looking to kick-back and pamper yourself, the Merchant's House offers a great sanctuary.

The Guest House, also a historical building, sleeps up to 14 people, for any guests who need to stay the night. The Guest House also includes a superb Bridal Suite, which offers views over the waterfront.

To find out more about Isaacs on the Quay, get in touch using the buttons to the side and below this listing.
Address
Isaacs on the Quay
7 Wherry Quay
Ipswich
IP4 1AS

Reviews

  • Chloe Marie Vallow

    We recently had our whole wedding at Isaacs on 1st July and it was amazing. Marcella, Sarah and the staff were incredible and made the day run so smoothly. They were also very flexible and accommodating and made our day totally stress free. I would highly recommend Isaacs as a wedding venue to anybody. Thanks again!

  • Jade and Arron

    Arron and I would like to personally thank you both for helping us pull of our perfect day on September 2nd 2017. You have both always given excellent customer service and been available to reassure me (a lot may I add) about any queries I had. You both were lovely and genuine people and really did ensure all was done to ensure we had the perfect day. Both of you are excellent wedding coordinators, in particular Marcella whom was able to offer lots of advice and guidance at the beginning. The ceremony room and upstairs even downstairs all looked incredible and I really loved the intimacy of having our loved ones with us. Once again, a huge THANK YOU! from both of us and we look forward to visiting Isaacs again to reminisce and have a beer or two!

  • Anna and Josh - 31/07/2015

    We were going to email you but you beat us to it! We just both wanted to say a huge thank you again for all your hard work. The day was perfect and everything we hoped it would be. Everyone was full of compliments for the venue, atmosphere and also for how smoothly everything went which is thanks to you. All the staff were great and Luke was brilliant too. We really couldn't have asked for more. Will be recommending!

  • Mr and Mrs Bloomfield - 08/03/14

    Dear Marcella and all the staff at Isaacs,

    We want to say a great big THANK YOU to you all for all of your hard work on our Wedding Day. The venue looked amazing, the staff were all helpful and the food was fantastic. Marcella is a brilliant Wedding Co-ordinator. She was calm, in control and made sure that everything was perfect. A day we will remember for the rest of our lives.

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