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The Duke's Head

$$ - $$$, British,
Dukes Head Slugs Lane | Somerleyton, Lowestoft NR32 5QR, England
+44 1502 730481
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good23%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (29 reviews)
“belly pork” (6 reviews)
“hake” (3 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Dukes Head Slugs Lane | Somerleyton, Lowestoft NR32 5QR, England
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Reviewed 16 April 2018

We really enjoyed our meal last weekend, the restaurant décor is nice clean and modern and the bar is very welcoming with a choice of ales, the food tasted great all freshly homemade and well presented, the menu was a little limited but what they...More

2  Thank rebecca t
Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

Seems my last review was taken down, must of hit a nerve. Please don't go to this place, it's dishonest and not a great place to go.

5  Thank Pilgrims69
Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

With a beautiful and inventive menu comprised of delicious local and fresh ingredients, mixed with charming management and a family friendly atmosphere (I would also come here for a romantic meal for two), this pub is such a wonderful place to eat. We were seated...More

3  Thank Issy A
Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

We we're out on a boat trip on the broads and wanted to find a nice pub for lunch and the dukes head did not disappoint. Great food and good service. Really glad we stopped there and would definitely recommend to fellow boaters!

2  Thank Hannah S
Reviewed 10 April 2018

Visited The Duke's Head at the weekend after hearing it was under new management - delicious food, great attentive staff and a lovely atmosphere. Excited to visit again!!

2  Thank ljane2018
Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

Visited the Duke’s Head over the weekend with a group of friends for lunch, ended up spending the whole afternoon. With friendly, attentive staff and a good drinks selection it would have been easy to stay on even later into the evening. Knowing what I...More

1  Thank Cesca_17
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Visited the Duke’s head somerleyton for a lunchtime meal this weekend, and was extremely impressed with the food and service. There are very few pubs in the local area where you can experience the quality of food for the price - cooked to perfection and...More

4  Thank Lulu S
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Lovely setting and staff, and the food really blew me away. Far from what you may expect of a typical country pub, the menu was incredibly seasonal serving high-end dishes which delivered on style and flavour. Great value for money and portion sizes were generous...More

2  Thank Kelly P
Reviewed 5 April 2018

Myself and my partner visited the Dukes on Monday ,I had the plaice which came with new potatoes and purple sprouting broccoli, not as the other reviewer states Seasonal vegetables! It was fabulous ,my partner had the burger wow she was blown away with the...More

1  Thank timber27
Reviewed 4 April 2018

Overpriced, establishment have a lovely staff, and is in a lovely rural setting. But the food is vastly overpriced. We had plaice on the bone served with seasonal vegetables, . In reality a Peice of Plaice on the bone, served with one vegetable. Not as...More

1  Thank santos678
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$66 - US$66
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Dukes Head Slugs Lane | Somerleyton, Lowestoft NR32 5QR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Lowestoft
  • Phone Number: +44 1502 730481
  • E-mail
The Duke's Head has been taken under new management. This change came into affect Monday 26th March.
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