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The Parson Woodforde Freehouse - CLOSED

Church Street, Weston Longville NR9 5JU, England
+44 1603 881675
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good23%
  • Average12%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible7%
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“steak” (24 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Church Street, Weston Longville NR9 5JU, England
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1 - 10 of 334 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had heard that the establishment had re-opened with new owners so decided to book for Sunday Lunch. Excellent menu choice and good value for a 3 course meal for £20.00 each. Had the Venison which was something a bit different. Friendly land lady who made...More

Thank John H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good to see open again. Told them the last landlord didn’t always have wood burners going ... One was going but I overheard a complaint that they had put 4 logs on that morning! It went out and the group of 6 of us were...More

1  Thank Carol K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had lunch hear today.. landlord has no charisma and none of the wood burner lit I looked around and there people sitting with there coats on..It was cold.. it used to be a warm welcoming place.. no hello or good bye

3  Thank Harris07
Reviewed 9 February 2018

Great Welcome, excellent beer, wine, and local food. All served by hospitable smiley staff. Highly recommended!

1  Thank tandjmutimer
Reviewed 24 May 2017

I went to a wedding reception here on 19th May, 2017. It was superb, the food was lovely and the staff really helpful... It was a brilliant choice and everyone enjoyed it! I had sausage and mash and my husband had chicken supreme, both were...More

Thank Wendy V
Reviewed 12 May 2017

Nice restaurant and garden but food was sub-standard. Not much choice for veggies and my vegetable curry was bland with overcooked rice. The mango chutney (which I don't think was homemade) was the tastiest part of the meal. Apart from the lack of taste, I...More

Thank LynneNorwich
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

Visited here with my daughter based on a positive previous experience. Nice pub, and have recently been cutting down on my meat intake, and have been sampling the nut roasts of norfolk! I asked 'what the nut roast was like', as I resent being served...More

Thank Ewan H
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

It was the hottest day of the year so far so we decided to go for a Sunday lunch. Decided on the Parson Woodforde and called in without booking first. There was seating outside so we selected a table with a parasol and ordered a...More

1  Thank Ron S
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Visited here on a Sunday with my dad to have a spot to eat before we went on a walk. The Sunday menu has some really lovely things on it but unfortunately the food was a bit of a let down. The roasts came out...More

Thank Izzy H
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

We booked a table for a family celebration, unfortunately the incredibly slow service and some poor dishes left us disappointed. 3 of our party of 7 were also unwell after we left, this however may be coincidence. Some of us had eaten here several times...More

Thank Jan134
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 22:30
10:00 - 22:30
10:00 - 22:30
10:00 - 22:30
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Church Street, Weston Longville NR9 5JU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Norfolk  >  Weston Longville
  • Phone Number: +44 1603 881675
  • E-mail
A freehouse with restaurant and ensuite letting rooms in a rural area but only 10min to airport and 15 mins city centre. 5 golf courses within 4 mile and the Dinasaur adventure park, just 2m mins
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