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The Fat Cat Brewery Tap

Closed Now: 12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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Best in the city

Massive selection of beer and cider at great prices. Some very eclectic choices on the beer board... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Joe R
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London, United Kingdom
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Beer Beer Beer

This wonderful pub is always a lively and welcoming establishment. The bar staff are knowledgeable... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2018
Tony M
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Norwich, United Kingdom
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Micro brewery and the finest pub in Norwich. A year round beer festivalwith great live music and the most entertaining quiz night for miles around with the most enthusiastic manager you could wish to meet.
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98-100 Lawson Road, Norwich NR3 4LF, England
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All reviews cheese board great beer great pub real ale cheeseboards pub quiz camra pub of the year board games crisps bar staff are range of beers city centre outside seating friendly atmosphere well worth a visit ales pubs
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Massive selection of beer and cider at great prices. Some very eclectic choices on the beer board, something for everyone. Great service from a friendly team. Fantastic food offerings to go with great beer. All lines kept exceptionally well. Great entertainment, clean, friendly. The awards...More

Thank Joe R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Spent an evening in the tap for the first time in a while - not sure I’ll be back. Nice beer, but badly organized bar staff and a definite feeling that if your not a “local” or camra beardy you’re a second class citizen. We...More

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Reviewed 27 August 2018

This wonderful pub is always a lively and welcoming establishment. The bar staff are knowledgeable and ever ready and alert to serve their clientele. There is always a considerable range of changing beers, both keg and draft, and a large selection of ciders. There are...More

Thank Tony M
Reviewed 27 August 2018

This a very lively pub which is very popular with locals and visitors alike. The range of beers, keg and draft and ciders is huge. The staff are knowledgeable, friendly and very alert to customer service. The atmosphere is always terrific. A must visit pub.

Thank Tony M
Reviewed 19 August 2018

The best pub in Norwich! And for that matter better than most I’ve been to elsewhere as well. Vast selection of cask, keg and bottled beer, big selection of cider and best selection of crisp type snacks ever! Wotsits and beer, can’t beat it! Chips...More

Thank Docmarten
Reviewed 19 August 2018

Always welcoming and friendly, with a huge selection of beers and ciders. Great food too - cheese boards, loaded Motherchips, good selection of traditional crisps and bars of chocolate. Lovely atmosphere.

Thank JayneG68
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

Celebration of about 20+ of us so we had reserved seating. We had the cheese board and there was enough bread to fill a bakery. No pickle or crackers though.... 🤔 lovely staff and atmosphere. Good variety of drinks and real ale which brings in...More

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Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Went for a quick drink but what a choice!! Not only their own but loads of local beer and a great Scottish stout as well. Live band and very good chips to go with the beer. Go while away a few hours ...

Thank tmevans2017
Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

Great beer gardens, staff are the friendliest most helpful people I’ve met in any pub, or anywhere for that matter. Chips are great and the beer is even better! 10/10

Thank Lucie L
Reviewed 28 May 2018

Good atmosphere, nice beers and plenty to choose from. Spent the evening with some friends for which this is a great venue.

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