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The Blue Boar Inn

Certificate of Excellence
31 Station Rd, Great Ryburgh NR21 0DX, England
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
Sandra P Cambridge, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

THE FOOD IS AMAZING ! the vast menu choice is incredible ! the quality of the food is great and attention to detailed form the staff was very sweet and nice... They had dishes of the day, they are deals, i so recommended ! and is a pretty small village the surrounding where great and very rural. love it !... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

Originally a little concerned about access to hotel, but need not have worried, everything went perfectly. The room was well equipped with plenty of supplies plus our "surprise" which was very much appreciated. We did not eat at the hotel, more the pity as the breakfast was fantastic, plentiful and cooked fresh. Service was unobtrusively efficient and the owners were... More 

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Newmarket, England, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Disappointed at not being able to get into the room until 6.00pm. Room very small. Very clean - staff very friendly Lovely breakfast. Quiet location. Lovely old Church across the road that serves lunches, coffee and tea. Near Fakenham, small market town

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

We stayed in this place and were not disappointed. My wife was on a family history outing and this was very central to the area she was interested in. The food and service were outstanding and I am very glad I made the choice as I was wanting to stay in a boring mainstream hotel. Great Ryburgh was also a... More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

The staff were wonderful, very helpful and incredibly friendly. The hallway to the rooms has it's own separate entrance from the garden, which is handy. Inside it is very characterful ( very uneven floors, low ceilings, beams etc.) The rooms are very small but have what you need. Our room (room 1) had the bed pulled away from the wall... More 

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Bradford, United Kingdom
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

A wonderful find Great service the staff were both friendly and professional The pub was spotless throughout Prices were were very good The highlight however was the food. The steak and ale pie was certainly one of the best I have had. My wife's pork loin cooked to perfection Slight criticism the portions were massive (ONLY JOKING) If you are... More 

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Nottingham
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28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

My husband is into the second week of a very restricted diet and was wondering how he would manage eating out in restaurants while we were on holiday. He need not have worried here. Laura the landlady was extremely helpful and my husband was served a correct plate of food which he really enjoyed. Good atmosphere in this pub, Laura... More 

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London
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

I stayed here in a rather unusual sense as I was travelling alone, walking on pilgrimage to Walsingham, the owner and hostess seemed a bit surprised by this but was very accommodating. The building is a beautiful old rambling thing and the food was excellent.

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

We stayed there for a couple of nights while on a break, it's a very good location for traveling around North Norfolk, they couldn't do enough for you, the room was very nice and the food was extremely good, will definitely be going back in the future.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014 via mobile

I've already written one review for this place which they said had been published but it hasn't so I'm writing it again as I can't recommend this place enough!! The food was wonderful, completely above our expectations!! So good in fact that as we were leaving we booked to go again in a fortnight. The owners are a lovely couple... More 

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