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The York (formerly York Tavern) (Ei Group (formerly Enterprise Inns))

Beer (sort)Average Score (sort)No. Samples (sort)
Redwell - Bullards No.1 East Coast Pale AleGood1
Lacons - EncoreGood1
Woodforde's - WherryNot Tried0
Sharp's - Doom BarNot Tried0
Adnams - Ghost ShipNot Tried0
Picture 1. The York (formerly York Tavern), Norwich, Norfolk
Picture 2. The York (formerly York Tavern), Norwich, Norfolk
Michael Croxford

Visits Details

02 Sep 2021 (Magnus Greel)
Late afternoon quiet compared to the Unthank Arms. Wait to be seated sign and table service still the order here. Alas contrary to the description this pub has now fallen foul of the gastro pub grey plague and bears no resemblance to HSBC's photos added to a lack of beer choice inspires me to move on, unlike yesterday's Grantham crawl where nigh on each pub I could've remained much longer than I did.
Lacons - Encore3.80GoodWheaty with a powerful acetic kick just isn't my cup of tea.
Adnams - Ghost Ship4.50Not Tried
09 Sep 2015 (HSB)
18:10 Just us, but the presence of two bar staff and a chef implied that they were expecting to get busier later.
Redwell - Bullards No.1 East Coast Pale Ale4.20Good
Woodforde's - Wherry3.80Not Tried
Sharp's - Doom Bar4.00Not Tried
Adnams - Ghost Ship4.50Not Tried

About The York (formerly York Tavern)

The pub sign. The York (formerly York Tavern), Norwich, Norfolk

Summary of Beer Scores



The pub is found in Norwich, Norfolk, NR2 2AS.

In Leicester Street, a street corner pub recently (2014) reopened with a new landlord following a dispute over fabric repair. Opened up into one L shaped drinking area but has so far escaped the all encompassing gastro-grey plague and boasts a lovely old bar back complete with mirrored drinks advertising along the top panels. [Update now gastro-pubised.] Re-opened summer 2023 after a short period of closure with new managers.

We have visited this pub twice, seen 5 different beers and tried 2 of them.

Map location

Postcode: NR2 2AS