RestaurantsNorfolkHolkhamNR23

survey result

Summary

£62
  £££
3
Good
2
Average
4
Very Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Slightly mixed, but overall positive reports – as is so often the case – on this well-known pub at the gates of the Earl of Leicester’s Palladian ancestral home, Holkham Hall. The menu is fairly conventional pub grub, although it incorporates venison, beef and lamb from the earl’s land. Much of the appeal is the setting, near a gorgeous beach and with the estate to explore after a meal.

Summary

£50
   ££
3
Good
2
Average
4
Very Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Halfway between a sandy beach and the parkland surrounding Palladian stately home Holkham Hall, Downton-esque nineteenth century inn ‘The Vic’ “has gained a consistency in recent years”, offering a “warmth of welcome, good hearty cooking (“lots of local game including venison”) and plenty of style”; bonus points for the “wonderful estate in which to walk it off!”

Summary

£50
   ££
3
Good
2
Average
4
Very Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Halfway between a sandy beach and the parkland surrounding Palladian stately home Holkham Hall, Downton-esque nineteenth century inn ‘The Vic’ “has gained a consistency in recent years”, offering a “warmth of welcome, good hearty cooking (“lots of local game including venison”) and plenty of style”; bonus points for the “wonderful estate in which to walk it off!”

Summary

£49
   ££
3
Good
2
Average
4
Very Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Down the driveway from the magnificent Palladian-style Holkham Hall, this well-known, shabby chic hotel-pub owned by the estate turns out British comfort food, with some focus on game sourced locally; “good value” for those exploring this bit of the coast.

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Restaurant details

Highchair,Menu,Portions
Yes
No dress code
70

Prices

Traditional European menu

Starter Main Pudding
£9.50 £25.30 £8.75
Drinks  
Wine per bottle £21.00
Filter Coffee £3.50
Extras  
Bread £0.00
Service 10.00%
., Holkham, NR23 1RG
Opening hours
Monday12 pm‑4 pm, 6:30 pm‑10:30 pm
Tuesday12 pm‑4 pm, 6:30 pm‑10:30 pm
Wednesday12 pm‑4 pm, 6:30 pm‑10:30 pm
Thursday12 pm‑4 pm, 6:30 pm‑10:30 pm
Friday12 pm‑4 pm, 6:30 pm‑10:30 pm
Saturday12 pm‑4 pm, 6:30 pm‑10:30 pm
Sunday12 pm‑4 pm, 6:30 pm‑10:30 pm

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