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All 140 King's Lynn Restaurants

The Carpenters Arms

Lynn Road | East Winch, King's Lynn PE32 1NG, England
01553 841228
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Ranked #68 of 140 Restaurants in King's Lynn
Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: British
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
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English first
London, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014 NEW

First visit in a number of years; it looks fresh and bright throughout. Several different dining areas to choose from from formal to sofas. A pretty incredible menu choice with daily specials, bar snacks and a very good Mon - Fri choice for £5.95. I had the chicken curry and rice from the value board; generous portion and excellent. Will... More 

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Monica B, Owner at The Carpenters Arms, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the trouble to leave a very pleasant review. It is good for staff morale to know that our customers are having an enjoyable experience when visiting our establishment. On behalf of my staff & myself we wish you a very merry Christmas and look forward to seeing you in the new year. More 

Kings Lynn
Top Contributor
76 reviews 76 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014 NEW

Never disappointing, this pleasant pub has good staff who will always look after you. Quite a wide choice of food on main menu and specials board at reasonable prices. Good choice of beer and at the time we visited nicely decorated dining area.

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Monica B, Owner at The Carpenters Arms, responded to this review

Thank you very much for the taking the trouble to leave a very nice review. It is always good for myself & my staff to get positive feedback. Look forward to seeing you in 2015 More 

Kings Lynn
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

Booked in here with my wife and two friends during the lead up to Christmas so it was very busy with party bookings. Time between ordering and food on the table was commendably short and the food was superbly cooked and the helpings generous. The staff despite being obviously rushed off their feet were all very friendly and polite, we... More 

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Monica B, Owner at The Carpenters Arms, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review, we are pleased you enjoyed your meal & look forward to seeing you in 2015 More 

London, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

There were five of us in the group and we all chose different meals from a comprehensive menu.I opted for the chilli prawn pasta.All the meals arrived in good time,hot plates,well presented and very tasty.Everyone thoroughly enjoyed their meals and sweets too.The staff were very friendly and alot of effort had been into the Xmas décor.We returned a week later... More 

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Monica B, Owner at The Carpenters Arms, responded to this review

Thank you very much for kind comments. We,re very pleased you had enjoyed your evening and I will make sure your comments are passed onto my staff. Thank you once again. More 

King's Lynn, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

A great pub serving an excellent varied menu. So good we ended up going twice with different family members over the same weekend! I had the stuffed pork belly from the specials board, which was amazing, and on the Sunday I had a roast which was just as nice. Some pubs seem to favour quantity over quality. At the Carpenters... More 

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Monica B, Owner at The Carpenters Arms, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the trouble to write a review, we appreciate your kind comments .We are very pleased you enjoyed your meals and it is always good for staff morale to get good feedback. Thank you once again More 

Mill Hill
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

A strange pub/restaurant that I am not sure if it’s quirky, eclectic or needs an identity check. If you go to the pub in the daytime it looks like most pubs, but at night time you would swear it was a night club with very garish blue LED lighting around the outside outline of the building & similar LED type... More 

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King's Lynn, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

Took friends ( down from Manchester ) here on a Saturday night. We were greeted by very friendly staff where nothing seemed too much trouble. The food was excellent and service was first class. A good varied menu and some very good beers on offer. Would certainly recommend this pub.

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Monica B, Owner at The Carpenters Arms, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments, I will pass it on to my staff as it is good to be appreciated. More 

Peterborough, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

We were on our way back yesterday evening from a lovely break in Hopton and needed to find somewhere to eat. We came across this restaurant and being as it was nearly 8 o'clock we stopped and hoped they had some food left as we were very hungry. We both had the pork Sunday roast and we expected small portions... More 

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Monica B, Owner at The Carpenters Arms, responded to this review

Thank you very much for kind review, we,re really pleased you had a lovely meal & look forward to seeing you when are next in Norfolk More 

Hastings, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

I visited this pub while passing on the way to Wotton to visit relatives. The food is amazing and a good selection of beers. I had the full rack of ribs and if you have a big appetite its the meal for you, (best ribs i've ever tasted ). The menu is very reasonably priced with a varied selection, and... More 

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Monica B, Owner at The Carpenters Arms, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review, I,ll pass it on to our staff as It is quite refreshing for people to take the trouble to write about nice experiences. look forward to seeing you on your next visit to Nofolk More 

Downham Market, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
69 reviews 69 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

We hadn't been here for years and it used to be a pub with small menu. Now re-furbished with a large restaurant, good beer. My wife had lasagne I had steak burger. Both well cooked and presented. We will go again.

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Monica B, Owner at The Carpenters Arms, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely comments, we really appreciate good feedback, look forward to welcoming you back when you are back in Norfolk More 

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Additional Information about The Carpenters Arms

Address: Lynn Road | East Winch, King's Lynn PE32 1NG, England
Phone Number: 01553 841228
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Norfolk  >  King's Lynn
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisine: British

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