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The Old Bell

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1 Bell Lane, Thetford IP25 7HD, England
+44 1953 884934
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Shot break...

"Dad's Army" had been filmed in Thetford, we were to discover that this hotel was the very place... read more

Reviewed 21 April 2017
Poppet_10
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Sittingbourne, United Kingdom
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On our travels around mid-Norfolk looking at properties we found this little gem in the pretty... read more

Reviewed 19 February 2017
Graham C
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Norfolk, United Kingdom
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1 Bell Lane, Thetford IP25 7HD, England
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+44 1953 884934
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Reviewed 21 April 2017

"Dad's Army" had been filmed in Thetford, we were to discover that this hotel was the very place where cast and crew were billeted whilst filming the series. There are photographs on the walls and by the naming of several locations within the hotel. From...More

Reviewed 19 February 2017

On our travels around mid-Norfolk looking at properties we found this little gem in the pretty village of Saham Toney. A warm welcome from the staff in a traditionally old pub with log fires burning at both ends of the bar. A good varied lunch...More

Reviewed 4 February 2017

Visited there as a group. There was a roaring fire in the resteraunt. The food was good as was the service.

Reviewed 29 August 2016

Travelling to North/West Norfolk, we had already booked a stop-over for a night's b&b in Thetford. Although knowing already that "Dad's Army" had been filmed in Thetford, we were very pleasantly surprised to discover that this hotel was the very place where cast and crew...More

Reviewed 5 August 2016

Visited this pub a few times whilst staying close by, great staff, great food and fab atmosphere. Hope to visit again..................

Reviewed 19 December 2015

5 of us went for Xmas meal two other Xmas parties in there but no Xmas atmosphere at all first thing that struck us when we walked into restaurant was two tables not being used had been pushed against the walls instead of being set...More

Reviewed 21 September 2015

Just popped in for a quick drink. Wine not cold enough but a decent enough Guinness. The food they were serving was the usual pub fare - pub classics with chips just like Wetherspoons food. Decor reasonable enough. It's a very old building and quite...More

Reviewed 24 January 2015

I visited this pub to sample the beer before I has dinner at the Broom Hall. The beer was excellent. I noticed that there were quite a few people eating in the pub. The food looked good but I had already booked a table at...More

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