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Railway Inn

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Certificate of Excellence2015, 2017 - 2018 Winner
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Food and ambience

Local cuisine, Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
About
The Railway Inn Pub and Bed & Breakfast in Docking is a family owned free-house pub located in the picturesque village of Docking, just a few miles in-land from the scenic North Norfolk coast line.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub
FEATURES
Television, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, 有泊車位, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ate here with the pup and the family last week. Whilst the food was delicious, what really stood out was the exceptional service. It's the first time we'd eaten out with the pup and the landlady went out of her way to accommodate him. Brilliant....More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank webbyinneath
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had seen that the Railway Inn offered a Carvery on a Sunday and we decided to visit. We were not disappointed. We arrived around 5.30pm, towards the end of service. There was a choice of Beef, Pork or Turkey. We both chose the Pork. Despite...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank jacquelinem490
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were sat in the bar watching the football and the table next to us were tucking into Fish Pie and a lovely looking bowl of pasta, after the game we managed to secure a table as the bar was busy and the restaurant area...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank fruitbat100
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

In mid-November we came as a family group for Sunday lunch. Well received, friendly staff and very good Sunday roasts, plus an enjoyable vegetarian meal. The starters and puddings were also of a very high standard. My wife and I returned the next night to...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank William D
Reviewed 3 December 2018 via mobile

Was surprised how quiet the pub was on a Saturday evening, one other couple dining when we arrived at 7 and then just us. Few people in the bar but not busy. Food was ok, was expecting better given other reviews. Service friendly.

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank beckya505
Reviewed 21 November 2018 via mobile

This is the 2nd year running we have visited Norfolk during Restaurant Week and the first time we had visited The Railway Inn. We went for an early dinner on the Monday of week 2. We arrived in the pitch black having almost missed the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
4  Thank SEP1212
Reviewed 12 November 2018 via mobile

Norfolk restaurant week found us at the railway in Docking for a meal. The whole experience was good. The waiting staff were excellent, attentive, friendly, couldn't do enough for us. The food, well presented, cooked perfectly and is very economically priced. A lovely meal in...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 595dallasw
Reviewed 12 November 2018 via mobile

Went here for Sunday lunch after searching for pubs in Docking and found this to be the only one. Couldn’t have been happier, the staff were super friendly and the lunch really great. Would 100% recommend and wish them the all the best. Dog friendly...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank WestieHenners
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

We heard about restaurant week and decided to give it a go.... OMG we weren’t disappointed at all..... the food was absolutely delicious!!! We eat out regularly and this is the first time in years that the food was served piping hot!!! The menu was...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Emma B
Reviewed 6 November 2018

We’ve visited on numerous occasions over the last year or so and have stayed on a B&B basis, as well as eaten lunch, dinner and most often Sunday lunch. The welcome we receive from the lovely staff here can’t be beaten and the atmosphere is...More

Date of visit: November 2018
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Exploration736026
20 January 2019|
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1 course £9.95 2 course £12.95 3 course £14.95 Sorry for the delay in my reply we have been very busy today Kind regards caroline
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timrO6971FS
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Response from CarolineH3914 | Property representative |
We allow dogs in our bar area , restaurant just not in the conservatory
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timrO6971FS
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Response from CarolineH3914 | Property representative |
We are dog friendly and allow dogs in our bar & restaurant just not the conservatory. We also have a dog friendly B&B room .
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