RestaurantsNorfolkStanhoePE31

survey result

Summary

£58
   ££
3
Good
3
Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“Good local produce is cooked imaginatively” from a “good if limited menu” at this “busy” but “efficient” gastroboozer; refreshingly, it's a true family business comprising chef Ben Handley, co-owner wife Sarah and his brother Sam as GM.

Summary

£53
   ££
3
Good
4
Very Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

With its “delightful setting”, “friendly service” and “well-cooked food in good portions” – including “lovely puds” – this cosy pub-with-two-rooms has it all. It’s a family affair, too: chef Ben Handley met his wife and co-owner, Sarah, when they worked together at his parents’ pub in nearby Thornham, while brother Sam is general manager.

Summary

£53
   ££
3
Good
4
Very Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

With its “delightful setting”, “friendly service” and “well-cooked food in good portions” – including “lovely puds” – this cosy pub-with-two-rooms has it all. It’s a family affair, too: chef Ben Handley met his wife and co-owner, Sarah, when they worked together at his parents’ pub in nearby Thornham, while brother Sam is general manager.

Summary

£52
   ££
4
Very Good
4
Very Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“Unusual food combinations” from an “appealing menu with brilliant choices” keep diners happy at this “cosy pub” by a village duck pond. Chef/owner Ben Handley was brought up in a pub at Hunstanton, and has also taken over the Hunworth Bell near Holt.

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The Duck Inn Restaurant Diner Reviews

Reviews of The Duck Inn Restaurant in PE31, Stanhoe by users of Hardens.com. Also see the editors review of The Duck Inn restaurant.
John L
Excellent food in a restaurant/pub. Stanhoe...
Reviewed 1 day ago

"Excellent food in a restaurant/pub. Stanhoe fried chicken to start to excellent lamb for mains. Very good in house ice creams. "

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Douglas C
I last visited in 2012 and walked out after...
Reviewed 2 months, 21 days ago

"I last visited in 2012 and walked out after we were virtually ignored by the staff and stuck in the corner in a dingy small room. But wow it has changed since ! We were back in the small room but it was bright and fresh with lovely sea pictures on the wall. Buzzy atmosphere and at 5.30 on a Sunday , really busy. Every single one of the staff was friendly ,chatty and very helpful . Whilst most got stuck into large Sunday roasts we opted for pollock which was fresh and perfectly cooked . Fine vegetables to accompany plus a really interesting and tasty bowl of cabbage. Costs are a bit on the high side but well worth it for the quality of food and staff. It won't be another nine year since our last visit ! Look forward to going back asap. "

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Prices

Traditional European menu

Starter Main Veggies Pudding
£9.00 £18.30 £4.00 £7.00
Drinks  
Wine per bottle £21.50
Filter Coffee £2.50
Extras  
Service 12.50%
Burnham Rd, Stanhoe, PE31 8QD
Opening hours
MondayCLOSED
TuesdayCLOSED
Wednesday12 pm‑11 pm
Thursday12 pm‑11 pm
Friday12 pm‑11 pm
Saturday12 pm‑11 pm
Sunday12 pm‑8 pm

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