Weddings, Events & Restaurant

Venue16, is nestled in 20+ acres of land on Tuddenham Road, just on the outskirts of Ipswich and specialises in weddings and events and is home to the fabulous 16 Steakhouse Restaurant.

The Ven-Yew

The smaller of our two rooms; The Ven-Yew gives you a warm and intimate setting for every function.  With its own private entrance, bar, and gardens this is an ideal space for functions of up to 120 people.

The light and airy room opens its bi-fold doors onto a permanent marquee which is fully lined and heated making a perfect extension to the room.  The marquee doors open up to a private garden area which is ideal for use in the warmer months.

The Ven-Yew also features its own private bar which is fully licensed and features an extensive range of products from cask beer to a collection of premium spirits.

The Ven-Yew includes a number of tables, chairs and table cloths to suit your event.

This room is first choice for wedding ceremonies and provides a perfect setting for your special day.

The Willow Suite

The Willow suite is our large function room which features a large private bar, stage and modern private garden.

The bar is fully licensed and comes fully staffed with an extensive range of products from cask ale to premium spirits.

The suite features a full star cloth ceiling, that really adds that special touch to your event. As well as this, the room features a professional LED lighting rig that can be colour matched to your wedding colours, company logo or just your favourite colour!

At the rear of the stage is a large retractable projection screen – meaning you can show video, slides or photographs with ease. Our in house AV team can support you with any technical requirements.

The Willow Suite is one of the largest private hire venues in the county and boasts the capacity for up to 250 guests.

This room is regularly used to host awards evenings, company parties, proms, corporate dinners and large parties.

With the space in the room it gives flexibility to be able to create almost any event.

Our Grounds

Venue16 is set in 20+ acres of grounds, from our spacious car parking facilities, to private gardens for each venue, to the extensive fields and facilities to the rear of our building.

Venue16 is picture perfect for your special day and our wide green spaces provide those stunning backdrops to pictures that will last a lifetime.

The grounds behind our rooms and private gardens give the ideal location for team building days to expand outside, parties looking for additional outside space for activities or just for a photograph or two!