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The Gunton Arms

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  • Bar/Lounge
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Really warm and welcoming especially on a cloudy and damp day. Nice and busy on a Saturday lunchtime, good food, but the selection wasn't quite as good as the online sample menu. Staff were very helpful and friendly. A little too dark where I was seated. Overall a very good experience.

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

This place is amazing! The staff are all super efficient and friendly! The food is superb, we had a wonderful time! Our table in the restaurant was by the fire were the chef cooks all the meat, which is fascinating to watch - it's just a wonderful atmosphere! We can't wait to back!

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Newquay, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I'm very conflicted about this place. My partner and I visited here a little while ago and, whilst the food was lovely (pricey, mind you. But very good) I cannot ignore the revolting art work that adorns the walls. People vomiting, defecating, engaging in sexual acts and the like, as well as racially offensive pieces. As an artist myself, I...

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1Thank Jac G
Norwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I have been going to Gunton Arms for the last 4 years and love it more each time I visit. I have been just for drink in the bar, stayed in their lovely, stylish rooms, celebrated by daughter's 21st birthday there and often popped in for just an impromptu lunch. It is a place which suits all occasions. It welcomes...

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Norfolk UK
Reviewed 1 week ago

Listen, it's a nice pub in a country setting, but the food is what you could get in a lot of pubs in the area for a lot less money. The welcome was nothing special - you got the feeling that the staff were a bit bored. We had our dog with us and were sent into a side room...

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1Thank David A
London
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had an excellent 3 course lunch midweek recently....all our courses very good...especially the fish mains.Service friendly and informal Busier than expected so booking recommended Will come again....The artwork adds a difference

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1Thank Dadtraveller
London
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Love this place. It has to be seen to be believed. It's a seriously stylish place with excellent food and wines plus a regular pub in the bargain as well. The ample seating outdoors is set in wonderful surroundings too. I can't recommend this place highly enough!

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1Thank mdlm_uk
Southwold, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you want somewhere different,are an art lover and love good food then this is the place for you to stay. Set in a deer park,as you enter the front door it is easy to imagine Poldark lounging against one of the fireplaces. The bar, the two dining rooms and the loos are awash with art work both traditional and...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the Gunton Arms with 5 friends on a Wednesday night and we were not disappointed. We arrived at 7 clock and greeted by the friendly barman who took our drinks order before asking if we would like to go to our table in the Elk room. We got settled and out waiter introduced himself and made us aware of...

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1Thank Thomas P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

a lovely place for lunch and watching the deer roaming the park relish food lovely staff wonderful art work and a really interesting environment The portions are generous and the food beautifully cooked

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  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service

Additional Information about The Gunton Arms

Address: The Gunton Arms Cromer Road, Thorpe Market NR11 8TZ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Norfolk > Thorpe Market
Number of rooms: 8
Also Known As:
The Gunton Arms Hotel Thorpe Market
The Gunton Arms Thorpe Market, Norfolk
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“You are staying in a pub so don't expect it to be quiet before 11”
 of 5 bubbles DanNay, Nov 19, 2016 | Read review
“You can stay in the hotel which is also a lovely pub or in an annex next door which is lovely.”
 of 5 bubbles Gregmcfish, Oct 12, 2016 | Read review
“Ask on booking for one to suit your budget, note some rooms are in the courtyard ours was in main house with fab views of grounds.”
 of 5 bubbles dlister1, Oct 9, 2016 | Read review
“We went for lunch only and didn't stay in the hotel so can't comment”
 of 5 bubbles GlenysI576, Sep 25, 2016 | Read review
“book early”
 of 5 bubbles , Sep 13, 2016 | Read review
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