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“Brilliant pub!!!!!!!”
Review of The Norton Tavern

The Norton Tavern
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: British
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Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast, Reservations
Description: Nestled in the heart of the community by the railway crossing, this is a hidden gem of a pub with an extensive beer garden, restaurant and bar. We serve food all day every day from our lunch, evening, Children's and Sunday lunch menus and welcome group and party bookings. We also cater for your furry friends with our new range of dog beer and tasty dog snacks. -
Reviewed December 16, 2013 via mobile

Have been coming here on the odd occasion for years. Always a nice place but lacking something. New management took over a few months. Ago and hey presto, what a great place to eat or have a few drinks. They are lovely people, have excellent and polite staff, have decorated, and lifted a few 'rules' put in place by the previous landlady. Please do try this place if you are in the area. You will not be disappointed. Highly recommended.

Thank Steverollo
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Reviewed November 24, 2013

Gorgeous pink lamb & plenty of it, loads of lovely veg including cauliflower cheese to die for, roasties in goose fat & mash, plus home made Yorkshire puddings... All reasonably priced & service with a smile. Been going to the tavern for years, always thought it was nice but since change in management this is by far the nicest meal I've had to date, I'll b going back soon... Worth a visit

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3  Thank Bailliebopper1981
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Reviewed November 22, 2013

Had a lovely meal good size nice staff very helpful looking forward to going again next time we are up that way

Thank loftus-sharp
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Reviewed November 14, 2013

We have been visiting this restaurant for many years, the black sheep beer is very good but unfortunately this was not complimented by the standard of the food served. Although advised that the chef is the same, under new management, the food and service had certainly undergone a change, and not in a positive way. We waited for much longer than previously for our meal and when it arrived it was almost inedible due to an extremely heavy handed approach to a pepper-corn sauce. This was returned to the kitchen and re-served, the waitress did apologise but the evening was by then spoilt. In agreement with other reviews, the food is overpriced and the quality is not as previously experienced and this has put us off returning to this venue. In all, just very disappointing.

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2  Thank Colin S
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Reviewed November 2, 2013

I've been eating and drinking in The Norton Tavern for about 15 years now and enjoyed every minute of it. The new Landlord and Landlady are doing a great job and keeping up the high standards set by the previous ones. The recent decorating has given the place a much needed lift and brighter look. All of the clutter and meaningless signs have been removed resulting in a more spacious feel, and for those hat like a nice coffee the stale old coffee pot has been replaced with an Italian type coffee machine. The staff have not changed and neither has the chef, so the food and service are still of a very high standard. I would not hesitate in recommending The Norton Tavern to anybody. Great food and atmosphere with reasonable prices.

Any prospective customers of The Norton Tavern, should not be put off by the recent (last couple of months or so) negative reviews, it really is a great place to eat and drink. Give it a try, I doubt you will regret it.

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Thank Shawzy1402
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