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The Albatros

The quay, Wells-next-the-Sea NR23 1AH, England
+44 7979 087228
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Drinks on board a boat

We had a great drink with the family on board the Albatros after our walk along the lovely Holkham... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
D C
via mobile
Lunch after a walk

Myself and kids love this place. Staff are extremely friendly, polite and helpful. The food is home... read more

Reviewed 15 February 2018
pbalmforth40
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King's Lynn, United Kingdom
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“pancakes” (21 reviews)
“steep steps” (7 reviews)
“chorizo” (3 reviews)
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The quay, Wells-next-the-Sea NR23 1AH, England
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+44 7979 087228
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great drink with the family on board the Albatros after our walk along the lovely Holkham beach. What a great location to relax and have a few beers with the family.

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Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

Myself and kids love this place. Staff are extremely friendly, polite and helpful. The food is home made and made to order. The menu is different from the standard restaurant food which is a delightful change. Food is tasty and so delicious. The bar serves...More

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Reviewed 18 January 2018 via mobile

Raw and down to earth. Live music. Friendly and cozy. Maybe not for families. I really felt relaxed and happy sat there.

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Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

We often come here as locals and for anybody visiting Wells you must come here! The views are stunning you really can’t beat it and the pancakes are a must!! Often there is also live music :-)

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Reviewed 12 October 2017

One of the best locations in Wells to eat, drink and watch the geese go by. The Dutch pea and ham soup is tasty and filling, the beer is good and the staff cheerful and unpretentious. If you are staying in the area you must...More

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Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

We visited as a family of four (two adults two children aged 5 and 11) The boat itself is very quirky and authentic. The guys on board let our children do crabbing over the side of the boat which they enjoyed and caught lots :)...More

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Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

We had a great meal on the poop deck looking over the marshes at Sunset then the next day after a couple of pints in the pub the captain Ton Brauw showed us round the ship including his incredible engine room. Lovely man, a real...More

Thank Vascotheviking
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Reviewed 6 August 2017

Lovely place to eat fabulous food dutch style best shared a massive portions ,good real ale served by amazing energetic staff. Not for the infirm due to steep stairs but Still okay above deck

Thank Arry R
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Reviewed 20 July 2017

This is a old Dutch sailing ship tied up on the quay offering good food and drinks with outstanding views.They specialise in Dutch pancakes but also offer plenty of other food including the chefs specials which change regularly.The staff offer good customer service and are...More

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Reviewed 20 July 2017

There was no rush to move us at all on the hot afternoon we ate there. The lads who were working that day helped out with the drinks as you had to go down steep steps akin to those on a barge to the bar...very...More

Thank deedee016
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