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Oktoberfest

We popped down to the Whalebone on Saturday as the pub was having it yearly Oktoberfest Party. The... read more

Reviewed 26 September 2019
Chip1Butty
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Norwich, United Kingdom
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Perfect covid-safe evening out

Had a lovely time there last night! A perfectly organized, covid-safe outdoor event (with heaters... read more

Reviewed 17 December 2021
FunatXmas
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Reviewed 27 May 2016

We arrived at opening, the barmaid was friendly and informative. Had a Humpty Dumpty Reedham Gold - lovely, but the Grain 316 was catching my eye. A sample soon arrived from the Landlord, I ordered a Pint shortly thereafter. A great space, good service and beer in top condition. Highly recommended.

Date of experience: May 2016
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Mike L, Owner at Whalebone Freehouse, responded to this reviewResponded 29 May 2016

Your happy experience is just what we love to hear. Thank you for taking the time to share this with others.

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Reviewed 21 May 2016

Called in tonight on way home - told they were closed for "new entrants" after 11pm.
Plenty of better choices locally - fat cat brewery tap or lord roseberry. Avoid this place. - seems to think it doesn't need customers....

Date of experience: May 2016
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Reviewed 16 May 2016

The function room , the pub itself are beyond very good. Staff and the owners are amazing. Nothing is a trouble or a problem. The place is friendly , full of laughther and great atmosphere . Whalebone hosted my daughter christening party. If you and your guests want to have a wanderfull time choose them. You want regret it!! Thank you!!

Date of experience: April 2016
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Mike L, Owner at Whalebone Freehouse, responded to this reviewResponded 29 May 2016

Thank you for the kind words following your christening party at The Whalebone our Management and staff will so be pleased that their efforts were not only recognised but added to the success on the day.

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Reviewed 17 April 2016

We hired the conservatory at the back for my husbands 40th Birthday and it was just perfect!! We had our own sound system, tv to play photos through and an outside space if we needed it. The Landlord and staff were excellent and couldn't do enough for us. Perfect for a family gathering as younger children have use of toilets off the main function room, so do not have to venture into the main pub. A great little venue, with a great atmosphere that we will definitely be visiting again soon!

Date of experience: April 2016
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Mike L, Owner at Whalebone Freehouse, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2016

Thank you for your review. We are so pleased to know that your Birthday Party was a great success and that our facilities suited the occasion.

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Reviewed 15 April 2016

Hired the Malthouse room for my hubby 50th , great little place,staff were great & could not fault the place, we would definitely recommend it ..!

Date of experience: April 2016
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Mike L, Owner at Whalebone Freehouse, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2016

We are so pleased that you enjoyed the Malthouse facilities for your celebration.
Thank you so much for this very kind review it is important to us to have positive feedback. We look forward to welcoming you back very soon

Kind regards from all at the Whalebone

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