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“Our Greek Wedding”

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The Norfolk Lurcher
Ranked #38 of 80 Norwich B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed July 27, 2011

As we were so impressed by our last visit to The Bug we asked John and Alison to cater for our son's wedding reception. (As the happy couple were married in Greece we asked them to lay on a Greek style menu).
62 guests enjoyed a superb lunch, followed by an evening BBQ with live music for the young friends.
It was a magic event, and we have received many compliments on the whole day. Thanks to Alison, John, Chris the Chef, Wendy and of course "Alfie"

  • Stayed: July 2011, traveled with family
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3  Thank Bazz219
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Reviewed July 22, 2011

I stayed here recently as a romantic get away. My boyfriend and I could not have asked for a better week away; our room was fabulous value for money, modern and comfortably furnished with a beautiful en suite. I also viewed the other rooms as i plan another trip with more friends, all equally lovely. The breakfast was more than I could eat and thankfully filled up my partners endless stomach, with plenty of variety including a cooked breakfast,cereals and fruit. The restaurant is just amazing, comfortably furnished and not squished in; beautifully presented food and just cooked to perfection, not one bad meal all week! Great location for experiencing Norfolk and all it has to offer, lots of helpful advice from Alison and John, who have a fantastic sense of humor . I am not a beer drinker myself but apparently (according to my partner) the ales were very well kept by Rob the barman. Alfie the dog made for a very warm welcome!
Cannot wait to return.

  • Stayed: July 2011, traveled as a couple
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4  Thank ToughCookie25
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Reviewed July 19, 2011

We travelled from Southampton to stay with friends in Little Melton and they took us to The Ugly Bug for dinner on the Saturday evening.
The menu was extensive and we were really pleased that some of the dishes had a hint of Greek cuisine which was lovely as we met our friends in Greece this year!
The food was excellent and the pub gardens are beautiful. The service was also excellent and we were all made to feel extremely welcome.
If only there was a pub/restaurant like this near us!

  • Stayed: July 2011, traveled with friends
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5  Thank Kwak1000s
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Reviewed June 15, 2011

My husband and I stayed for a long weekend. Alison and John were very welcoming and friendly. The food was fantastic and choice of ales and wine excellent. Strongly recommend to anyone. We will defintely return!

  • Stayed: March 2011, traveled as a couple
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5  Thank JackieN47
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Reviewed June 8, 2011

Stayed overnight. Had a lovely weekend. Alison & John made us very welcome. Restaurant food was excellent as was the well stocked bar selling traditional beer etc. Room very clean and comfortable with a nice breakfast included in the price. would recommend this place to anyone wanting a nice relaxing break sited in a quiet location approx. 10 minutes by car to Norwich centre. We hope to return again soon.

Marj. & Rob. from Wirral

  • Stayed: May 2011, traveled as a couple
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4  Thank rob41503
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Reviewed June 6, 2011

Want to congratulate Alison and John on attainging 4 stars, they deserve it. Rooms comfortable and clean, breakfast the best, always a warm welcome from the hosts, nothing too much trouble, food in the restaurant excellent, comfortable gardens to sit in and enjoy a drink with friends, altogether a very relaxing and enjoyable break. Strongly recommend it to anyone.

  • Stayed: May 2011, traveled with friends
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4  Thank patterson919
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Reviewed June 5, 2011

A lovely pub with beautiful garden round back. Good food and a very welcoming and child friendly atmosphere. A lot of locals drink and eat here, so it's got to be good! Cosy accommodation with en-suite bathrooms. A lovely place all round.

  • Stayed: April 2011, traveled with family
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4  Thank Gemmie1983
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Additional Information about The Norfolk Lurcher

Address: High House Farm Lane, Norwich NR9 5DG, England (Formerly The Ugly Bug Inn)
Location: United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Norfolk > Norwich
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Bar / Lounge Restaurant
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Ranked #38 of 80 B&Bs / Inns in Norwich
Number of rooms: 7

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