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The Anvil Inn & Restaurant

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner
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Atmosphere

Food and ambience

Special occasions, Large groups, Bar scene, Business meetings

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About
Traditional English Pub serving good quality, great value home made food. Two meals for £10 available Monday to Thursday. Local Real Ales featured.These change weekly as The Anvil is a Freehouse. Live Music on Friday evenings (twice a month)
PRICE RANGE
$6 - $32
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service, Free Wifi
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The land lord was lovely friendly and welcomed us. The campsite was great. We could only stay one night. We ate in the pub great menu choice and the staff were efficient and the food lovely highly recommend. Only down side was constant dog barking...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank CMSNORFOLK
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went to Anvil Sunday for first time with my partner. Carl and Kath very friendly and the carvery was excellent and reasonably priced. Have booked for future sundays.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank 77wendy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I came here for a meal with my husband last night and once again I cannot fault the service from Karl, Kath and their staff. They are all so welcoming and nothing is ever a problem for them. The food is absolutely beautiful - perfectly...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Samantha P
Reviewed May 17, 2019

excellent in all aspects,great food,service and location. classic example of how to run a business. food all cooked fresh ,served quick and tasty ,light bites available as well. landlord friendly and conversational,live music on certain nights.

Date of visit: May 2019
1  Thank 6tee
Reviewed May 15, 2019

We had a Sunday Carvery and it was superb. Everything cooked to perfection. The staff are so polite. Nothing too much trouble for them .. will be back soon.

Date of visit: May 2019
1  Thank Lillian H
Reviewed April 28, 2019 via mobile

Took mother, father in law & mother in law along with my wife, daughters and husband plus 2 year old granddaughter out to celebrate getting new job. The older members of our party are all about 80 years old and not as light on the...More

Date of visit: April 2019
1  Thank P809DOandrewp
Reviewed March 9, 2019 via mobile

Another visit to the anvil this evening Stunning meal with excellent service thank you Stunning food and pleasantly busy

Date of visit: March 2019
1  Thank AngelaG537
Reviewed February 25, 2019

I was surprised, and not a little impressed, to find so many reserved tables at 6:15 on a Wednesday. This restaurant is obviously popular with the locals (February is hardly the tourist season!). In spite of being busy, the service was very prompt.

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank Tony R
Reviewed January 30, 2019

The Anvil is much larger inside than you first envisage.It has 3 tabled areas and a bar area.There was a choice of starters which were all a good size and tasty. Two of us had the roast which was buffet style with the meat carved...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank ian b
Reviewed January 21, 2019

Pre booked few days before as large group of 12. Celebrated nephews birthday. Couple got lost so ate later than booked. Not a problem for staff. Superb service. Good selection of foods available. All meals good portion size and good quality. Could have shared side...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Binny2591
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darrend297
September 12, 2018|
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Response from GraemeFI | Reviewed this property |
No, only allowed outside, not inside, (there are outside benches).
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sallyforbes49
August 20, 2017|
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Response from Longy1967 | Property representative |
Hi Yes we do salmon just ask for a plain one
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Duncan G
March 23, 2017|
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Response from Longy1967 | Property representative |
Yes we serve food from 12noon till 2.30 in week and 12noon till 3pm Saturday and Sunday then evening meals served from 6pm week nights and 5pm Saturday and Sundays
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