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A “magical” hideaway in rural Norfolk – Galton Blackiston’s “elegant” country house hotel, in a marvellous location near the coast, seemingly “just gets better and better”, delivering “very special” cuisine (“balanced, fresh, clean-tasting and flavoursome”), served in a single sitting nightly from “an immaculate, set seven-course menu that changes daily”. Many who report were staying over too, and certainly don’t tire of the experience of eating in: “four wonderful dinners over four consecutive nights that didn’t put a foot wrong”. “There’s a large wine list at all prices. Service is classy. It’s excellent in every way”.

Very Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.


“A different tasting menu every day matched with wines” adds up to “culinary heaven” at Galton Blackiston’s well-known country house hotel, near the coast, also praised for its “creative, seasonal approach” and “excellent execution”. Aside from the odd niggle about the inevitably high price, feedback is uniformly upbeat.

Very Good
Very Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.


“Exquisite tasting menus (a taste explosion!), with wines setting each course off to perfection”, won renewed enthusiastic endorsements for Galton Blackiston’s acclaimed country house hotel, near the coast. The odd niggle is raised – “not particularly innovative”“too many rich sauces and not enough vegetable to balance (this is 2016!)” – but all reports on the cuisine are fundamentally very upbeat and most are “fantastic”, while “staff try to accommodate all requests”.

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* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

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Owner's description



Morston Hall is a privately owned, intimate 4 Red Star country house hotel

on the beautiful north Norfolk coastline.


Dating back to the 17th century, the house has been transformed by

owners Galton and Tracy Blackiston over the past two decades with a

collection of 13 guest rooms, beautiful gardens and

Michelin-starred and 4 AA Rosette restaurant.


With miles of north Norfolk coastline to explore

just a minute’s walk from the hotel, Morston Hall is a tranquil retreat

from the daily hustle and bustle.


At the heart of Morston Hall is our award-winning restaurant

serving a tasting menu that changes every evening

and showcasing the finest seasonal produce our beautiful Norfolk

coastline has to offer.


During the afternoons, while away the hours overlooking the gardens

and indulge in our Champagne afternoon tea.

On Sundays, we welcome the whole family with our

set Sunday lunch menu.

Whether joining us for dinner, Sunday lunch or afternoon tea, you are

sure to have a memorable dining experience.


Availability 2 courses 3 courses coffee included service included
Lunch   £0.00
Dinner   £90.00
SundayLunch   £45.00
  Cost Availability Courses
Menu1 85.00 D only 7
Menu2 85.00 D only 7
Wine per bottle £35.00
Filter Coffee £5.00
Service 10.00%

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Morston Hall Restaurant Diner Reviews

Reviews of Morston Hall Restaurant in NR25, Morston by users of Hardens.com. Also see the editors review of Morston Hall restaurant.
Frances D
I really can’t praise Morston Hall highly...
Reviewed 2 months, 26 days ago

"I really can’t praise Morston Hall highly enough. The food - 7 course tasting menu - was divine and memorable ( and I’m not usually a fan of tasting menus) it was fresh, seasonal and flavoursome. Service was perfect - charming , well informed staff. The mood was great, too. A spacious dining room, so no overcrowding, but a buzzy atmosphere. A place to revisit!"

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Tracy S
The perfect all round package. Superb food,...
Reviewed 5 months, 27 days ago

"The perfect all round package. Superb food, excellent service, and fabulous accommodation. On more than one occasion we have been fortunate enough to have Gaulton visit our table during dinner to say hello and ask for our view on the evening. A charming humble incredible chef! Can't wait to return."

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Hugh W
We always try and eat at Morston Hall whene...
Reviewed 8 months, 4 days ago

"We always try and eat at Morston Hall whenever we are in north Norfolk. We have been there for Dinner, Sunday lunch and afternoon tea. The food and service is always outstanding, and the ever-changing menu has delivered food that is on our "lifetime best" list. The current restaurant manager and head chef are wonderful, keen and and approachable, and always happy to talk about their offer/creations. My wife and I can never work out what separates Morston Hall's one star offer from two star restaurants we've eaten at, as Galton Blackiston and his team consistently deliver at the highest level. As well as excellent food and attentive (but unobtrusive) service, the decor and cleanliness of the restaurant is second to none. We are looking forward currently to testing the breakfasts as well as we going to stay for a couple of nights after Easter. I'm sure we won;t be disappointed."

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Paul S
Galton continues to excell. His inventive c...
Reviewed 9 months, 21 days ago

"Galton continues to excell. His inventive cuisine is matched by attentive and charming staff. Décor is somewhat bland though, lacking the character of the cooking."

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Main Coast Rd, Morston, NR25 7AA
Opening hours
Monday7 pm-10:30 pm
Tuesday7 pm-10:30 pm
Wednesday7 pm-10:30 pm
Thursday7 pm-10:30 pm
Friday7 pm-10:30 pm
Saturday7 pm-10:30 pm
Sunday12 pm7 pm-

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