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The Ten Bells Norwich

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a norwich favourite for many years

the ten bells has always been a popular pub.it is a lively venue.it has a good atmosphere and is a... read more

Reviewed 18 November 2018
David H
Norwich, United Kingdom
Bravo Bullards!

An attractive pub with various seating including wooden snugs and some interesting features such as... read more

Reviewed 17 August 2018
Lincoln, United Kingdom
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74-78 St. Benedicts Street, Norwich NR2 4AR, England
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Reviewed 28 January 2019

I was in over the weekend for my friends birthday, there were about 30 of us in total all ages from 18-40's. I walked in and went to the bar which was crowded but understandable because there was a big party. I stood at the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 13 December 2018 via mobile

Wonderful pub and gin distillery near the North Sea coast of East Anglia. Excellent atmosphere, food, staff and ales (not a gin drinker). Great local hangout and a history that will keep you laughing til closing. Although I didn't attempt it, I was told if...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Thomas G
Reviewed 18 November 2018

the ten bells has always been a popular pub.it is a lively venue.it has a good atmosphere and is a good starting point when heading into the city as it is at the start of the very active st.benedicts street.it sells a good variety of...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank David H
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

Visited randomly on our way to bowling on a Sunday night. Atmosphere was so good, that we didn’t really want to leave! Dimmed lights, good ( but not annoying) music, friendly staff. We tried the ales and they were different and good. Will definitely come...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 28 October 2018

The pub has been very attractively refurbished and currently houses the Bullards distillery - yesterday's pre booked gin tour was a delightful way to spend a wet afternoon! The distillation was explained as we gathered around the still then we moved on to identify the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 15 October 2018

Wonderful; funny yet informative Gin tour in this wonderful old pub; heartily reccomend a visit for a beer or Gin if not the tour!

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 17 August 2018

An attractive pub with various seating including wooden snugs and some interesting features such as a part tiled wall with the name of the pub, an old brick fireplace and lovely lighting. After asking about unfined beers the friendly barman pointed to the Bullards No1...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank kensmoon
Reviewed 3 August 2018

As visitors to Norwich, we noticed earlier that the pub printed in large letters outside that it was open till 12:30 on Thursdays. On 2/8 we arrived just before 12 and were refused entry because they were closing as: ‘It’s been quiet all night.’ The...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank PatrickA1888
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Norwichs own Gin distillery just a short walk from the cathedral. Went as part of an evenings gin drinking and to be slightly let down by a few gins on the menu no being available. But that said, it's a good bar in a busy...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Ray496
Reviewed 8 July 2018

Had a very interesting and informative time on this gin tour. The tour guides were excellent and certainly knew their stuff! Good value for money too as lots of gin tasting too!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Deborah B
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