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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
CUISINES
Steakhouse, Bar, British
FEATURES
Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Free off-street parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Table Service
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Reviewed 28 September 2020

Despite the inevitable barriers put up by face masks and visors the staff did all they could to make us welcome - and indeed just to be normal! The food was very good indeed. One way I sometimes choose in a restaurant is to eliminate...More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 25 September 2020 via mobile

Had a delicious lunch in this quaint village pub. Liked that the menu offered more unusual choices and the specials board offered further choice. Very friendly and efficient staff - felt very safe.

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 25 September 2020

Spent the day here for a petanque competition and found the staff to be very friendly and had a lovely lunch, so returned next evening for dinner.Due to covid restrictions there is a limit to the number of people allowed in the bar at anyone...More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 23 September 2020

Great roast beef lunch followed by super cheese board for me and poached pears for my husband. Staff worked tirelessly during these difficult times. Felt covid secure system worked well.

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 15 September 2020

Excellent service despite only being two of you ! Very impressed with the food . Well organised . Peaceful garden area ! Would like to experience boules game ! Thank you . You deserve a rest ! Highly recommended . 15 th Sept . 2020...More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 12 September 2020

The Parrot and Punchbowl has a very well organised Covid secure system. We felt comfortable ordering at the bar, then everything being brought to the table. We would have been happier if customers were asked to wear a mask inside the pub, when ordering, but...More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 12 September 2020 via mobile

Very friendly staff, fairly restricted menu but this was changed during out visit - so not a big issue

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed 9 September 2020 via mobile

Wonderful evening in every way. Chose to sit outside in one of 2 marquee gazebos - very pretty. Friendly welcome. Well kept beer. Good choice of wines. Interesting menu - all Delicious - I had delightful scallops as a main Goat currry and steak both...More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 9 September 2020 via mobile

Yummy pork belly and sea bream dishes. Friendly staff and very efficient. Good selection of food choices and specials board. Adnams on tap is always good!

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 3 September 2020

This is our favourite pub in the vicinity primarily because of the superb food. The chef has real flare! Since Covid we've eaten outside several times in the pretty garden where there is lots of space, and this last time Adnams' Southwold Bitter was back...More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Response from exfarmersteve | Reviewed this property |
If you are coeliac , you really should contact them. They certainly did appear very helpful
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Response from Joolesbeez | Reviewed this property |
Dogs allowed in bar but not restaurant area
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14 June 2015|
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Response from LandladyParrot | Property representative |
Hi, We serve lunches 12 to 2pm everyday Sundays 12 to 2.30pm. Evenings 6.30 to 8.30 Mondays to Thursdays. 6.30 to 9pm Fridays and Saturdays. We close on Sunday evenings. Hope this is useful to you. Sheila . Landlady
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