The King’s Head is located overlooking the green in the picturesque village of Dullingham, just 3 miles from Newmarket – the birthplace and global centre of thoroughbred breeding, racing and training.
Newmarket is the largest racehorse training centre in Britain; the largest racehorse breeding centre in the country and the headquarters for most of the major British horseracing institutions. It has two large racetracks, The Rowley Mile and The July Course and is home ‘The Gallops’– historically known as Newmarket Heath, one of the most extensive and prestigious horse training grounds in the world. It is home to the National Stud, the award-wining National Horseracing Museum and Tattersalls,Europe’s largest and the World’s oldest bloodstock auctioneers where Crown Catering Cambridge are proud to be principal caterers at Park Paddocks during their 9 annual bloodstock sales.
If you are planning a trip to the races, why not call in to the King’s Head for a pre or post-race meal? Advance booking is advisable on race days so please call or email us beforehand to check availability. The two race-courses host 39 fantastic race days during the year featuring top quality racing.
Discover Newmarket is the central point for Tourist Information in Newmarket and the town’s official tour guide. They organise excellent racing tours of Newmarket, the studs, the gallops and racing stables giving you the opportunity to go behind the scenes to meet the trainers and to see the equine stars at work. Take a look at their website for more information on Newmarket and Suffolk and all that the area has to offer.
Come and visit Newmarket, the headquarters of thoroughbred breeding, racing and training. An hour away from London and just minutes from Cambridge, Ely and Bury St Edmunds. It is a unique and fascinating place to visit with something of interest for everyone.