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Unthank Arms Bar & Restaurant

$$ - $$$British, ,
149 Newmarket Street, Norwich NR2 2DR, England
+44 1603 631557
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
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British, Gastropub, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
149 Newmarket Street, Norwich NR2 2DR, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great night Been to The Unthank a few times and always catch the summer comedy festival. Excellent every time. But tonight it was dinner with my daughter and her fella. A good night, the staff were polite and the food excellent. Me and my daughter...More

Thank Philip C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great local pub for local folk Good hearty food Lovely menu that changes every month Another top golden triangle pub

Thank 582leonard91
Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

I’ve been coming here since I was a little girl. I absolutely love the food. Always a good variety and I’ve never been disappointed. One of the best places in the city for a good pint of Guinness.

Thank Sarah N
Reviewed 20 March 2018

4 of us went to The Unthank Arms for a 5 o’clock Sunday lunch. The place was very busy with both drinkers and diners so booking is a must. Real ales all round which were good quality and then 3 roast beefs and a roast...More

Thank John P
Reviewed 17 March 2018

Took our UEA student daughter for lunch. We were made very welcome, including our little dog who was given her own water bowl. Food was very good, with plenty to choose from the menu. Real ale was fine too. It does get very busy so...More

Thank Court62
Reviewed 26 February 2018

Had a lovely Sunday roast. Plenty of tasty meat and a variety of vegetables. Decent portion and very reasonable price. Would recommend booking as although it was late afternoon there were only a couple of free tables as the rest were reserved. I would say...More

Thank Kim H
Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

I came here for a Christmas meal with work colleagues and had a great time. The atmosphere was great and food was delicious, they had the crispiest roast potatoes I’ve ever eaten.

Thank Ollie J
Reviewed 19 January 2018 via mobile

Service was good. Food was not. Pub itself is nice and a good atmosphere and garden is lovely. I am a big supporter of local businesses and restaurants in Norwich and frequent a lot of them. Big shame about the experience we had eating here...More

4  Thank Sarah N
Reviewed 1 January 2018

Hubby and I stayed in Norwich for the weekend and wanted a non-city-centre pub. We picked this from Google Maps as it's in a residential area, and we were delighted. Nice atmosphere, fabulous meal and great service. The meal was fairly priced - and the...More

Thank UK-Susan-H
Reviewed 20 December 2017

We were about 60 people for a Christmas dinner / party. For this number we could take over the upstairs which has its own bar. We had pre-ordered three courses from a limited but nevertheless adequate menu. The service was great and the food was...More

Thank mgsnorwich
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Matty W
11 February 2018|
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Response from Matty W |
You don’t what? Doesn’t make sense..
4 November 2017|
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Response from Nick144 | Property representative |
I’m sorry no. However we do allow them in the courtyard area and inside at our other pub - The William and Florence on Unthank Road.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$27
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 149 Newmarket Street, Norwich NR2 2DR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Norfolk  >  Norwich
  • Phone Number: +44 1603 631557
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A lively pub, wih a warm, relaxed atmosphere, excellent dining and a varied, extensive wine list, all sold by the glass!Fab garden and courtyard. Perfect for weddings, parties and BBQ's!
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