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The Kings Head

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Lynn Road, Great Bircham PE31 6RJ, England
+44 1485 578265
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
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Acton, Massachusetts
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577 reviews
332 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 210 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

I sort of ate my way through the menu while in the area. all three nights had fresh local asparagus which was lovely. the first two nights were roasted in their more fancy arrangement with a poached egg and the last night they made me a simple steamed version. I also had pork and lamb both were cooked well and... More 

Thank MikeBirdman
Kings Cliffe, Peterborough, Uk
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49 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2017

We needed an early dinner and were certainly delighted with what we found. The food was excellent as were the drinks. We were served by extremely pleasant young people who made our meal a real delight. We shall, as General McArthur once said, return.

Thank Skybolt
Level Contributor
8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Booked this under recommendation and wasn't disappointed some of the best food in Norfolk , we couldn't fault the food, presentation ,service or surroundings. The restaurant was full so that is always a good sign . A most enjoyable evening with exceptional food will definitely be back.

Thank Silverpigeon
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21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

We called in for the first time for lunch today. I had the burger and my wife had the sirloin steak. Both were delicious and perfectly cooked as were the chips which were crisp on the outside and fluffy inside. The bottle of Pinotage was very nice too. This was one of the best meals we've had in Norfolk. The... More 

Thank John E
London, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Be sure to dine at this fantastic restaurant The waiting staff actually care about your dining experience The chef produces dishes that would grace any Michelin starred establishment Be sure to leave space for dessert, THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY is immense

Thank CraigShipton
Peterborough, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Family lunch , well worth the short detour from the coastal road , i had the duo of pork which looked amazing and tasted even better , followed by the peanut parfait which was incredible Friendly staff , will return

Thank Nick F
Stamford, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 4 April 2017

We stayed at the hotel for a weekend break and I have to say we enjoyed the experience thoroughly - the staff at the hotel were nothing but attentive, both at reception and in the restaurant. The room was huge and very comfortable, the breakfast was enjoyable, and the experience was smooth throughout. We also booked dinner in the restaurant... More 

Thank Lily1506
Loughborough, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Amazing service friendly staff superb food not cheap but definitely worth a visit . We took 3 dirty dogs and this was no problem the sweet potato and coconut soup was yummy. The beer battered fish was presented really well and tasted fresh . As for the gin take your pick out of the 87

Thank Hettie B
The Kings H, Management at The Kings Head, responded to this review

Hi Hettie B, Thank you very much for your kind review. We are happy to hear that we managed to provide you with an enjoyable experience. We hope to see you again in the future. Kind Regards Sam The Kings Head Country Hotel More 

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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Having just booked in and had lunch we can honestly say this is some of the best food we've had in a very long time. Looking forward to tonight's dinner. Staff are very helpful, cheerful and professional. Will recommend the King's Head to anyone and would definitely stay here again if we're in the area. Philip and Linda Hull, Boston,... More 

Thank bungyhull
Norwich, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 January 2017

We did 2 courses for Sunday Lunch. 2 of us had the Halibut with white wine sauce,2 had the mushroom wellington and another the venison pie,all agreed it was very delicious and beautifully presented.The puddings were lovely too and between us we tried the tiramisu,apple crumble and the lemon posset,again we all agreed it was delicious and faultless.The staff were... More 

Thank Clifftopper

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$16 - US$36
British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Takeout, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lynn Road, Great Bircham PE31 6RJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Norfolk  >  Great Bircham
  • Phone Number: +44 1485 578265
Welcome to the Kings Head Country Hotel Restaurant where our Head Chef and team strive to produce locally sourced fresh food to order at a high quality. Taking into consideration seasonality and customer requirement.
The Teams passion and flair can be enjoyed in our modern and stylish restaurant where they will endeavor to provide a pleasant and highly enjoyable meal for all of our guests.

Or if a drink is all you require then you can come and enjoy a drink in our bar where our staff will provide you with beer, wine or one of our 87 gins dressed with fresh complimenting garnish which we source from all reaches of the world.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?