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Recruiting Sergeant pub garden and covered patio
Wing of Norfolk Skate with sautéed potatos, lemon and caper butter
Woodfordes Wherry real ale
Tripadvisor Certificate of Excellence

* See our lovely new bedrooms on the B&B page *

About Us
The Recruiting Sergeant is an award winning Pub and Restaurant with Rooms situated in the village of Horstead, near Coltishall, in Norfolk. Matthew and Nicola Colchester and their dedicated team have developed an enviable reputation in the area and the pub is well known for its food quality, friendliness and attention to detail.

  • Pub bar open all day from 11am (noon on Sunday)
  • Monday to Saturday - food served lunchtime and evenings
  • Sunday - food served all day
  • Real ales, cocktails and large choice of wines by the glass
  • Garden and covered heated outdoor patio area
  • Booking essential. We look forward to welcoming you!

Bed & Breakfast - To view our lovely new bedrooms see B&B page. Breakfast available to non-residents too, please book in advance.

Exciting News - The Colchester Inns management team are now running the historic Buckinghamshire Arms in Blickling!

Interested in working with us ????? Please see the Information page.

2014 Winner, Aylsham Show President's Prize for "Individual Food & Drink Hero".
2012/13/14 Awarded a Certificate of Excellence by Tripadvisor.
2010 Finalist, Norfolk Food Awards, in the category "Norfolk's Best Dish".
2009 Winner, Norfolk Local Food Heroes Award, "Best Use of Regional Food".

Links to our family of websites (further details on Links page):
The Ship Inn, South Walsham     Black Boys Hotel, Aylsham
Colchester Inns, Norfolk    The Bucks Arms, Blickling    Red Lion, Eaton

Have you visited our new shop? Just across the road - Farm to Fork and Fish.

Norfolk Food Hero Award

Site updated March 2015

Recruiting Sergeant, Norwich Road, Horstead
Norwich, Norfolk, NR12 7EE
Phone: 01603 737077

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