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11 Abbey Road, Great Massingham PE32 2HN England See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed
3.5 Star accommodation
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All reviews the pub duck pate lovely village banoffee pudding overlooking the village green pretty village fish and chips sunday lunch an evening meal scallops full english peddars way garden room home made cooked to perfection
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

4 stayed and were offered cottage as opposed to 2 garden rooms. Cottage was brand new had no wi fi which we did need. The cottage did not prove suitable to us because of an almost vertical twisting original staircase with only a rope hand...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank 25fussy
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A hard one this, lovely setting and rooms very festive. As to the food it was a mixed bag. The pate was not the best, far too rich and served with what tasted like a soreen loaf. The roast was very good and full of...More

Date of stay: December 2018
1  Thank Ryan P
Reviewed November 8, 2018

Had an evening meal here with friends. A very good atmosphere in this village pub. Staff very courteous and friendly,nothing seemed to be too much trouble for them. The food was well presented and very very tasty. Thank you Chef your a star. I would...More

Date of stay: November 2018
1  Thank Chris-Tourle-Pearse
Reviewed November 6, 2018

we both found the food very very good and enjoyed every dish. Also the staff were very friendly and helpful (nothing was too much for them). I would definitely recommended the place - we traveled thirty miles to visit and it was well worth the...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank derekkett
Reviewed October 30, 2018

Situated in a lovely village setting we called for lunch during Norfolk restaurant week. I had the mushroom soup which was no ordinary soup. Very nice. Followed by brisket of beef slow cooked, Very tasty. No room for dessert

Date of stay: October 2018
2  Thank Christine S
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March 24, 2017|
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Response from Mark D | Property representative |
Yes we are dog friendly, for dinner and for staying over in the accommodation
mel b
January 18, 2017|
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Response from Mark D | Property representative |
Good Afternoon We have a large car park at the end of the drive way. Regards Mark
Jim C
October 27, 2015|
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Response from Mark D | Property representative |
Dear Jim Thank you for talking the time to email us and considering coming to stay with us. Unfortunately we were going through a transition period from an old chef to a new chef. Andrew has now joined our team in the... More
Room Tips
"We only called for food so cannot recommend room. This however is a restaurant I would not feel I could..."
Oct 30, 2018
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"Garden rooms are amazing and allow dogs, we will certainly be back!!"
Oct 15, 2018
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"The garden rooms are quiet at night."
May 30, 2018
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"You will need to book a table"
Apr 29, 2018
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