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Twenty Churchwardens

Swaffham Rd | Cockley Cley, Swaffham PE37 8AW, England
+44 1760 721439
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good32%
  • Average5%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pie” (8 reviews)
“gammon steak” (2 reviews)
“pudding” (5 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub
Swaffham Rd | Cockley Cley, Swaffham PE37 8AW, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been to the Twenty Churchwardens on our bikes in the week for a great home made steak pie. Sunday lunch was the best we have had, every thing was great pub atmosphere was just brilliant always meeting new people

Thank Jean R
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Recommended by a colleague I stopped in for a pint and dinner. Not your typical pub by any stretch, and all the better for it. Lovely crowd and great staff. Couldn't have been more friendly or helpful. Good food, comfy chair and a warm welcome....More

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Reviewed 10 August 2017

We just stopped here for a drink on a Sunday afternoon. It was packed inside with diners eating Sunday roast so it looks a poplar place. Lots of nostalgia on the walls, from what I understand the building use to be a school. Don't think...More

Thank Patricia H
Reviewed 7 August 2017

We had an evening meal and were pleasantly surprised. The kitchen cook is clearly on view and everything is freshly prepared. We had the steak & the pie. Both were accompanied with perfectly cooked vegetables, a good variety & lots of them. Puddings were equally...More

Thank 734Traveller
Reviewed 26 July 2017

We often cycle around this area as it is lovely countryside with quiet roads. We had intended to eat at the Bedingfield Arms at Oxburgh where we have had good meals in the past, but I like to try new places. First impression was that...More

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Had a lovely meal here, home made pie with fresh veg. Only £7. This is definitely worth a visit if in the area. If you want Sunday lunch then you must book. Good food good prices and a friendly welcome.

Thank Robin C
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Met up with friends, 4 of us plus 3 dogs. We were all made very welcome especially the dogs. One of us wanted gluten free and they were very helpful. Food was good and very reasonably priced. If we are up this again we will...More

Thank Jackie P
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

Quirky rural pub. Decor and furnishings not modern but pleasant non the less. Quick service. Good price.

Thank Adrian H
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Proper old fashioned village pub with no pretentious persuasive traits. What you see is what you get. Welcome friendly and minimal, decent beer's selection, home cooked special mains and puddings good adequate portions for very reasonable prices. Cash only dealing. A clean friendly well behaved...More

Thank dwhales44
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

We had the pleasure of going to this pub for a while after a family funeral the owner and staff were very pleasant and welcoming the food was good and the bar prices average it is a old world type pub but there food is...More

Thank james m
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Questions & Answers
Heather M
24 March 2016|
Response from Dave B | Reviewed this property |
Hi Yes they do.Not sure if they take a card though,best to phone
2 July 2015|
Response from TheNorfolkBroad | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I suggest you contact the Twenty Churchwardens direct, as I'm sorry but I can't answer that question for you. Enjoy whatever you have there!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
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19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
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12:00 - 15:00
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19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Swaffham Rd | Cockley Cley, Swaffham PE37 8AW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Norfolk  >  Swaffham
  • Phone Number: +44 1760 721439
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