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The Canary and Linnet


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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2018 Winner

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The Canary & Linnet is a typical English village pub offering good choice of local ales and homecooked food.The pub has a large beer garden both front and rear and is both family and dog friendly.Occasional live music on Friday nights ( see our website for events ) The restaurant can be busy at times so booking is advised.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Bar, British, Pub
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
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All reviews pork liver peas salad steak and ale pie lasagna sunday roast baguette the pub food was freshly cooked be eating here again car park generous portions gluten free options fantastic meal lunchtime menu saturday night
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Reviewed 14 February 2019

Ate here with my daughter and her partner, all ordered different meals and they were all lovely. Daughter impressed with vegetarian options. Friendly environment

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank boltonstella
Reviewed 10 February 2019 via mobile

Went here for my mum's birthday lunch on a Saturday. Mum had chicken pie and I had lasagne. Both were delicious. I always think that you can tell how good a chef is by the quality of a lasagne. It was meaty and tasty. This...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Pamela P
Reviewed 20 January 2019

A great place to eat, whether for couples or family gatherings. Excellently cooked food no matter what time of day. Staff always friendly & courteous, nothing is too much trouble. Looking forward to our next visit.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Jan J
Reviewed 23 December 2018 via mobile

My Wife and I stopped here today for Sunday lunch on the way back from Xmas present deliveries. We had not been here before,We both had 2 meats roast and it was excellent,especially as it was on hot plates like food served in a pub/restaurant...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Jonathan S
Reviewed 23 December 2018 via mobile

We stopped at this pub for a Sunday lunchtime drink. We were very disappointed at how cold and damp the pub was. Also,how expensive the round of three drinks were. Would not recommend this establishment to friends or family especially as there is a pub...More

Date of visit: December 2018
3  Thank PPP05
Reviewed 15 December 2018 via mobile

What a wonderful, friendly pub! We stopped here for some dinner before going to The Polar Express experience in Dereham it definately ticked all the boxes. The Landlady and landlord were so welcoming and friendly, the pub was festive and cosy, and the food was...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank LouFox1
Reviewed 10 December 2018 via mobile

We had the most wonderful lunch yesterday before heading off on the Polar Express experience. Lovely setting, lovely and christmasssy, very nice attentive staff and the most wonderful food. I had the 4 meat roast and it was amazing. Loads of meat, lashings of gravy,...More

Date of visit: December 2018
2  Thank Sarahjoeandjoe
Reviewed 11 November 2018 via mobile

Visited this pub/ restaurant on a Saturday, six of us after booking for lucky. We were welcomed by the landlady and shown to our table after drinks order taken. Not a massive menu but plenty of choice but no burgers available on the day. Food...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank heinson_rainham
Reviewed 9 October 2018

The food is cooked to perfection & nobody 'turn their noses up' when you ask for half portions., the meals are so large that you can't eat it all when you get older.

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Jan J
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

Amazing food on all 3 of my recent visits. The food is cooked by the landlady and is of a very high standard. Very friendly atmosphere and large portions so nobody will ever go home hungry. The only down side is it’s not a 7...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank TheFoodSpy
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