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19 High Street, Holt NR25 6BN, England
+44 1263 712543
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11:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

have eaten here before so pre booked on weekend away.very dissapointed not with the food but the service.we were unlucky that a large party was going on in the main bar.we had to wait a long time for our food and my wifes pasta dish was very poorly presented.overall not a great experience

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Thank STEVEOVE
Halesworth, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ate here while on holiday at Blakeney. Lovely old pub with real atmosphere and very friendly staff. Great food all freshly cooked. Well recommend, Chowder, lamb burger, steak and ale pie, fish and chips, chilli. Seeing others peoples plates with there ordered food it all looked so good. And if the empty plates being cleared from tables is any... More 

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Thank Cathey W
Norfolk, United Kingdom
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84 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Had lunch on a rainy day. Nice young girl took the order and delivered the food promptly then it went downhill. Steak was fine but chips were tasting of poor or overused fat. Unfortunately that seemed to ruin the flavour of the rest of the meal. Just seemed all a bit off. Table beside us were being apologised to about... More 

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4 Thank ChancerScotland
Derby, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017

Ate there after eating there a year previous [and a few years previous to that] and looked forward to it. First thing we noticed the 'STEAK' letters were missing from the modern flat roof extension, then the range of steaks appeared greatly diminished and we couldn't find the homemade coleslaw side on the menu. Still we enjoyed our meal and... More 

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4 Thank Ged H
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37 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017

Chose this place as it was dog friendly, we had the choice of two rooms to sit in, there was a dog bowl with water already down, food and the service was good, little disappointed that the fire had not been lit as it was rather cold out.

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Thank Robert C
kettering
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50 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Booked in for lunch on the way back from the coast. Seated quickly, but couldn't get a drink at the bar. Tip for bar staff....even if you are busy perfecting a coffee for someone, acknowledge the fact that customers are standing at your bar be you'll be with them shortly. Soup turned up, no soup spoon, no waiting staff, so... More 

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2 Thank neil8873
Colchester, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016

We where told there would be a wait for food , but we could get them to take an order even , badly organised staff , who had little knowledge of how a restaurant works . The food however was good when we did eventually get it

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2 Thank clarecook2
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

We visited at lunchtime in a party of 8 having booked in advance. Overall the food was very good however it took almost an hour for it to arrive. Also we had to remind staff several times for forgotten drinks and desired sauces. Everyone was very friendly and the meal was nice it's just a shame a few little things... More 

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1 Thank B987654
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

Visited with friends in the middle of December during a visit to Holt for Christmas shopping, with a pub in a prime location we thought we would have an enjoyable lunch at The Kings Head how wrong were we. On entering the bar we were greeted with " what would you like " by a scruffy barmaid before the last... More 

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7 Thank Malcolm f
Romford, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016

Booked lunch for 3 adults and 2 young children Sunday before Christmas. One of us had mussels which were ok. Other adults had Pork Sunday lunch. Meat was just about edible, thick slices of loin which looked like they were fast cooked to order rather than from a cooked joint. Presentation was good but veg lukewarm on cold plates. On... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 High Street, Holt NR25 6BN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Norfolk  >  Holt
  • Phone Number: +44 1263 712543

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?