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Bucks Head Inn - CLOSED

Norwich Road | Thwaite, Eye IP23 7ED, England
01449 766003
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Jan 19, 2015
Dec 8, 2014
“I don’t like to leave a poor review, but…”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Norwich Road | Thwaite, Eye IP23 7ED, England
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Reviewed August 4, 2014

I've eaten here 5 times in the last year and each time I've been very impressed. The service is great. The food is delicious, you can tell it's the good quality local produce as advertised. The presentation is fantastic. The chips are especially good, triple...More

3  Thank Rachel S
Reviewed August 2, 2014

Real ale was too warm and cloudy! Either been mistreated or I got the bottom of the barrel on 2 different beers? Favourite beer (spindrift) was off. Starter (Stilton and mushroom) was amazing and could not fault it! Main was fish n chips which was...More

1  Thank slartibartfast_77
Reviewed July 22, 2014

My parents have asked me to review on their behalf as they were so impressed! They always used to stop here on way home from Norfolk holidays and this was the 1st time since the owners took over 2yrs ago and they can't get over...More

Thank Jane C
Reviewed June 14, 2014

Excellent all round service. Went with friends for anniversary meal. Staff were polite and friendly. Meal was excellent as was the dessert. Thoroughly recommend this to anyone. Will definitely go back again

Thank James C
Reviewed June 13, 2014

Stopped with friends for a quick meal on our way to our weekend destination. Very good food, well presented. Didn't have room for a dessert which was a shame as am sure they would also have been good. Will certainly stop there again if going...More

1  Thank Julie C
Reviewed June 12, 2014

We booked for our anniversary meal and were the only ones in the restaurant tonight but this could be due to it being the first night of the world cup but that didn't spoil our visit at all, the young lady who served us was...More

Thank toyota09
Reviewed May 2, 2014 via mobile

I visited with 5 friends last month, for the second time, both times the food has been excellent, the first time the atmosphere wasnt great as we were the only people there but this time was busier so glad to see the word is getting...More

Thank kirstinbee
Sam E, Owner at Bucks Head Inn, responded to this reviewResponded May 8, 2014

We are really pleased that you returned for a second . We take great pride in what we offer and are really pleased when our Customers leave us such lovely comments. Given your comments we really hope to see you again very soon. Sam Elstone

Reviewed March 5, 2014 via mobile

My self and my husband went away for.the weekend and wanted somewhere to have a quite dinner and we drove passed the Bucks Head Inn and stopped here and we are glad we did. The food was spectacular and staff were friendly. We couldnt underdstand...More

Thank dwoodage
Sam E, Owner at Bucks Head Inn, responded to this reviewResponded May 8, 2014

Thank you for your very kind response, its always heartwarming to know that the service and food we are providing is enjoyed and that our customers leave us having had a good time. We hope to see you again soon. Sam Elstone

Reviewed February 15, 2014

We were passing on our way to Diss and popped in for lunch. The pub is very clean and tidy & the service was great - though they were not busy which was a slight concern. But no need to worry as the sandwiches we...More

Thank JGL973
Sam E, Owner at Bucks Head Inn, responded to this reviewResponded May 8, 2014

Thank you for your very kind words and it was a pleasure to meet you and we hope that we will see you again.

Reviewed November 24, 2013

We visited today for Sunday lunch and really enjoyed the food. The Pub has been nicely decorated and there was an open fire at one end of the bar. Even though it was a Sunday the Pub was very quiet. The menu looked a little...More

1  Thank thefarge
Sam E, Owner at Bucks Head Inn, responded to this reviewResponded December 10, 2013

Thank you for your very kind review. We try so very hard to ensure that our guests are catered for an their visit is an experience that they will remember for all the right reasons. Our Chef (although, I shall say this out of his...More

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$9 - $28
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Norwich Road | Thwaite, Eye IP23 7ED, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Eye
  • Phone Number: 01449 766003
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Everyone is welcome at the Bucks Head (including well behaved Dogs and children).Offering locally sourced produce which is cooked to order on the premises in a lovely setting either in our restaurant, informal bar area or outdoor terrace.Breakfast is served from 9am, Lunch at 12.00 noon and Dinner from 6pm. If there is something you would like and you don't see it on the menu please ask, as our staff are always happy to oblige.
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