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The Hunworth Bell
“Country inn with emphasis on local food”
Formerly known as The Hunny Bell, this lovely country pub is set in the heart of the stunning Stody Estate, just two miles from the charming town of Holt. An interesting selection of local ales and wines is complemented by a menu showcasing the best produce Norfolk has to offer, whether it’s the bar bites or à la carte. Start with the butter-poached smoked salmon, celeriac and apple, followed by pork chop, baby jacket potatoes, black pudding bon bons and burnt apple jus. Leave room for the caramelised white chocolate and vanilla cheesecake, Bailey’s fudge and brandy snap. Children get to choose from their own menu including wholetail scampi, fries and peas.
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About the area
The North Norfolk Coast is designated an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and probably the finest of its kind in Europe. Here you’ll find a string of quaint villages and small towns – Holkham, Wells-next-the-Sea and Cley next the Sea are 21st-century favourites, while Sheringham and Cromer are classic examples of a good old-fashioned seaside resort where grand Victorian hotels look out to sea. Further round the coast you'll find Great Yarmouth, one of the most popular resorts in the UK and packed full of amusements, shops and seashore entertainment. And let's not forget Norwich, the region's only city.
Norfolk prides itself on its wealth of historic houses, the most famous being Sandringham, where Her Majesty the Queen and her family spend Christmas. Many of Norfolk’s towns have a particular charm and a strong sense of community. The quiet market towns of Fakenham and Swaffham are prime examples, as well as Thetford, with its popular museum focusing on the TV comedy series Dad’s Army which was filmed in the area.
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