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Excellent 👍proper old fashioned pub. Good range of real ales. The photo 📷 is of the King's Head... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2017
mancroft
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Norfolk, United Kingdom
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Its a pub - a proper pub . old and full of character and great real ales. In fact if you have never... read more

Reviewed 15 November 2016
robwhit56
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Norwich, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Excellent 👍proper old fashioned pub. Good range of real ales. The photo 📷 is of the King's Head Coltishall.

Thank mancroft
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Its a pub - a proper pub . old and full of character and great real ales. In fact if you have never tried real ale, this is the pub to go to - an adventure across many ales on handpumps and all ales expertly...More

Thank robwhit56
Reviewed 30 October 2016

Absolutely cracking pub. Typical modern town pub, wooden floors, proper beer etc. We were there on a Friday afternoon and the pub was busy with couples and groups all seeming the have a good time.

Thank Mark R
Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

We couldn't get the Fair Majesty cruiser under the bridge so we drove there twice. Excellent spicy noodle dish as well as great scallops. Great staff and beautiful location. Made it our last night celebration!

Thank MandyH1743
Reviewed 5 May 2016 via mobile

Great little pub and as no distractions or entetainment this is the place to go to enjoy a conversation over a good pint.

Thank lorcaa
Reviewed 22 January 2016

This is my type of pub. Superb selection of well kept local beers, good service, no frills and extremely reasonably priced and the sort of place that you can go into on your own and feel completely relaxed. I had last been in there a...More

Thank NB1957
Reviewed 15 December 2015

With an excellent range of ales, served by knowledgeable staff, this is without doubt THE pub any ale drinking visitor to our fine city should make a beeline for! This is one of the few pubs where a complete novice in ale drinking can be...More

Thank cloddy2015
Reviewed 25 September 2015 via mobile

As you can see by all the reviews this is a fantastic place. The guys behind the bar really know their stuff and can always find you a real ale that suits you. Please don't go here for a pump larger.... it would be an...More

Thank Yt72
Reviewed 25 July 2015

Great company, outstanding range of beers and a real pubic house, If you like real ale served with charm and good humour pop in here. We 'popped in' on the recommendation of a couple of Norwich residents and arrived back at our nearby hotel sometime...More

Thank AbbeyFlyer
Reviewed 12 July 2015 via mobile

Unashamed real ale pub, simple and brilliant. Friendly staff and locals, great local beer selection along with others from further afield.

Thank jonno1805
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