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The Gate House

391 Dereham Road, Norwich NR5 8QJ, England
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going back in time

Went with friends at christmas, band on live entertainment beer excellent open fire could do with a... read more

Reviewed 19 February 2018
yorkshiremidlander
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Norfolk, United Kingdom
Fantastic place and lovely landlord

Family came here for a small get together. Lovely building very quirky, Do not come here if you... read more

Reviewed 9 November 2016
Cheryl M
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18 Feb 2018
“going back in time”
9 Nov 2016
“Fantastic place and lovely landlord”
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391 Dereham Road, Norwich NR5 8QJ, England
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Reviewed 19 February 2018

Went with friends at christmas, band on live entertainment beer excellent open fire could do with a good spring clean

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Reviewed 9 November 2016

Family came here for a small get together. Lovely building very quirky, Do not come here if you want quick service in modern surroundings. If your in no hurry and enjoy a bit of history this is a real treat. It's a pity more places...More

Thank Cheryl M
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Reviewed 25 July 2016

Old building but lovely place to have a drink! It also has a lovely back garden and the music is live and very good.

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Reviewed 8 June 2016

To those in the know (20+ years in Norwich, know the Fat Cat pub etc), the Gate House is just one of the best pubs going. Totally original tho' a bit under-appreciated. I kayak here often with friends and take a picnic in the 'always...More

2  Thank Observanttraveller_8
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Reviewed 6 December 2015

What can i say except what a place. This is a proper old style pub. A dying thing if you ask me. It has a great selection of real ales and lots of other drinks on offer to. It has a warm atmosphere, you cant...More

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Reviewed 30 August 2015

Norwich needs more places with a bit of oddity. Landlord looks like a discworld character - well appreciated!

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Reviewed 17 August 2015 via mobile

This was a nice pub from the outside but inside is filthy and as for the owner dumbledore as we called him by the first hour before leaving, he was very rude and insulting. You are suppose to have a lough in pubs but dumbledore...More

3  Thank Nathan R
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Reviewed 4 July 2015

This is a lovely looking pub from the outside, lots of parking spaces and backs onto the river so should be an excellent pub. On entering the bar it is dark and positively filthy dirty. The ladies toilet is black and mouldy and so many...More

1  Thank 13sdun
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Reviewed 17 October 2014

Old traditional pub as they use to be as they say. The main bar has nice ales, Grain Oak (at 2.40 a pint!!!), Greene King IPA, Greene King Abbot, Woodforde's Wherry, and Samuel Smith's Old Brewery Bitter, this is a Yorkshire Bitter and very popular...More

1  Thank Magonia17
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