We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Salthouse Dun Cow

Dun Cow Purdy Street, Salthouse, Holt NR25 7XA, England
+44 1263 740467
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“fish pie” (82 reviews)
“tuna” (22 reviews)
“treacle tart” (22 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Dun Cow Purdy Street, Salthouse, Holt NR25 7XA, England
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (1,358)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 1,356 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visit this place ! I only went there because Cookies next door was closed-and what a blessing that was. Everything about The Dun Cow is delightful. Owners, staff, even other customers are friendly. Food simply gorgeous. Its one of those places where staff know their...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank MartinK265
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Another excellent week's holiday on the North Norfolk coast at Salthouse, topped off by the staff at The Dun Cow. Food and drinks were superb, with a really warm welcome each visit. Thanks and our very best wishes to Dan, Jack, Ruth, Alice, and never...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Steve W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a lovely place to visit if you are in the area. Very dog friendly with a wood burner in the winter. Fabulous food and great beers. The staff really got out of their way to help you and are always friendly. Be sure...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank K5840YJrogerp
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Decided to try this restaurant after reading the other reviews. Meal was delicious and the service excellent. Lovely atmosphere, good Adnams ale, and delicious ice cream.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank dianeben2018
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have visited the Dun Cow many times over the years,during breaks to North Norfolk whether mid week or weekend, and make sure to drop in as I have never been disappointed with the reception from the staff or the quality of the food, and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Brian B
Reviewed November 7, 2018

Ate here a few times whilst holidaying in Salthouse. When we tried to book a table for Sunday lunch we were told that all the tables were booked until 3 (probably our fault for not trying to book until the Sunday morning). We wandered down...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank LymingtonLiz
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

No reservation needed, the place was recommended to us by another local pub which was fully booked on that day. Good choice of beer, food is great - special recommendation for the rare fresh tuna tempura, mussels and burger. Friendly staff who offered us a...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank OJ_1999
Reviewed November 4, 2018

Fantastic food and service again, The Dun Cow is the best restaurant on the coast road without a doubt. Five stars again!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank mechamaniaboy
Reviewed November 3, 2018 via mobile

Love this place - we make it part of our annual jaunt to Norfolk. Food excellent and staff friendly , they welcome dogs in the bar. It’s reliably good. Bit too chilly to eat outside in Late Oct evening but in summer must be gorgeous...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank sharpeyMarlow
Reviewed November 2, 2018 via mobile

Weekend trip to the north Norfolk coast from Sheffield, we’d been to the Dun Cow 2 years ago and really enjoyed it so decided on a lunch stop here. It didn’t disappoint, excellent food and very efficient and friendly service. The fish pie is a...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank E1585HWemmal
Nearby HotelsSee all hotels
The Pheasant Hotel
850 reviews
1.65 miles away
Wiveton Bell Pub & Rooms
141 reviews
2.06 miles away
Maltings Hotel
63 reviews
2.28 miles away
Blakeney Manor Hotel
342 reviews
2.77 miles away
Nearby Restaurants
The Pheasant Restaurant
131 reviews
1.64 miles away
Artemis Coffee Shop
297 reviews
1.80 miles away
Wiveton Bell
1,232 reviews
2.05 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Norfolk Wildlife Trust Cley Marshes
238 reviews
1.35 miles away
Grey Seal Roastery
7 reviews
1.77 miles away
The Muckleburgh Military Collection
477 reviews
1.94 miles away
Natural Surroundings
79 reviews
2.98 miles away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
July 18, 2018|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from punkymonkey1 | Reviewed this property |
There are plenty of lovely pubs in the immediate area where you can book; I for one would rather support those who are taking a risk on you turning up to use your table.
March 23, 2018|
AnswerShow all 10 answers
Response from picaroons | Reviewed this property |
The Dun Cow is dog friendly during all parts of the day
April 19, 2017|
Response from djs890 |
Thank you mike Appreciate your support!!
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Scenic view, Special occasions, Bar scene, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Dun Cow Purdy Street, Salthouse, Holt NR25 7XA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Norfolk  >  Holt  >  Salthouse
  • Phone Number: +44 1263 740467
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing