where to eat and drink

Hockham Eagle

The Eagle is a traditional country pub set in the picturesque village of Great Hockham. Close to Thetford Forest and just a 10 minute drive from Snetterton Racing Circuit, children and dogs are welcome and in addition to the outdoor seating at the front of the pub we have an enclosed rear brickweave courtyard too.

Penny's Tearoom

Based at Lowe Caravan Park Penny's Tearoom serves a range of tea and coffee, cakes and light lunches and is open Thursday through to Monday from 09.00-15.00.

The Unique Spice

Unique means special, one of a kind. At Unique Spice we believe we can offer you a dining experience that you'll find very hard to match anywhere. We've worked hard to combine exquisite decor and first-class, friendly service with some of the finest culinary delights to emerge from the Indian sub-continent to provide a delicious eating experience in a relaxed and refined setting.

College Farm

College Farm is available to book in advance for parties and afternoon tea.  Tea is served in the Jacobean panelled dining room or in the garden (weather permitting).To ensure everything is freshly made for you please pre-book at least 24 hours in advance.

broom hall hotel

At Broom Hall our Swallowtails restaurant has dual aspect windows overlooking the gardens with the Ivy Room providing a more informal dining area where an open fire can be enjoyed in the winter months. The Conservatory provides another dining or seating area where you can enjoy the beauty of the gardens. A feature of the public rooms are the ornate cornice ceilings and marble fire places.

Adem's Café

37 High St, Watton (7.30am-6pm Mon- Sun)

01953 884838

Babaco Café & Deli

62 High St, Watton Tue & Thurs 10.30am - 3pm; Wed, Fri & Sat 9.30am - 4pm
01953 889073

Beijing Diner Chinese

44a High Street, Watton
(Restaurant & Takeaway, Mon-Sun 5.30pm-11.30pm + Fri-Sun Noon-2pm)

01953 882282

Café at Brovey Lair

Ovington (Pre-booking required)

01953 882706

Chequers Inn

Thompson. (Mon-Sat 11.30am-2.30pm & 6.30pm-11pm; Sunday Noon-3pm & 7pm-10.30pm)

01953 483360

The Kings Arms

1 Middle Street Watton. Newly refurbished and opened pub. 11am-11pm, Fri/Sat 11.30pm, Sun 10.30.pm. Home cooked locally sourced food Noon-3pm, 6.30-8.30pm daily.

01953 886622

Cookies Café

High St, Watton (7am-7pm)

01953 880134

Express Fish Bar & Take-away

84 High St, Watton (Mon-Thur 11am-2pm & 4pm 11pm; Sun 4pm-11pm)

01953 883910

Golden Lantern Chinese Take-away

4 Dereham Rd, Watton (Thur-Sat: Noon-2pm; Daily except Tue: 5pm-11pm)

01953 882753

Crown Hotel

High St, Watton (11am - Midnight, fresh food 11am - 6pm, daily)

07514 490898


Dog & Partridge

Watton Rd, Wretham (Open from Noon daily; Snacks Noon-6pm;  Covey restaurant 6pm-8.30pm)

01953 497014

Old Bell

Saham Toney (daily 11.30am-11pm)

01953 884934

Great China Chinese Take-away

2 Middle St, Watton (Daily except Tuesdays 5pm-11pm)

01953 881070

Hare & Barrel Hotel

Brandon Rd, Watton (11am-11pm: Bar meals & bookable Restaurant & Party Service)

01953 882752

Italian Job

Chaston Place, Watton (Restaurant & Take-Away – Mon-Sun: 10am-10pm)
01953 884141

Little Gary's Plaice Fish & Chips

High St, Watton (Mon-Sat 11.30am-2pm & 4pm-10pm; Sun 3-9pm)
01953 881116


Ashill (Tue-Thur 11am-3pm & 6pm-10.30pm; Fri/Sat 11am-11pm; Sun noon-10.30pm)
01760 440958

Olde Windmill Inn

Gt Cressingham (daily 7am-11pm; Food last orders: lunch 2pm [Sun 2.30pm], evening 10pm [Sun 9.30pm])

01760 756232

Pizza Pluss Restaurant & Take-away

82e High St, Watton (Tue-Sun 4pm-11pm; bogof Tue/Wed)

01953 884726

Red Lion

Monday & Tuesday Closed

Wednesday - Saturday
11.00 am - 3.00 pm
6.00 pm - 11.00 pm

12 noon - 7.00 pm

01953 483858

Richmond Park Golf Club

Saham Rd, Watton (non res & non members welcome)

01953 881803

Steven Smith Meats

23 High St, Watton (Hot meat Baguettes to take away, Mon-Sat 11am-2pm)

01953 885467

Treasure House Chinese Take-away

86 High St, Watton (Wed-Sat Noon-1pm & 5pm-10.30pm; Tue evening only; Sun/Mon Closed)

01953 883899

Waggon & Horses

Griston (Mon-Thur 11.30am-3.30pm 6.30pm-11.30pm; Fri/Sat Midnight; Sun Noon-10.30pm)

01953 883847

Watton Kebab House Turkish Take-away

5a High S, Watton (Daily 4pm-Midnight, Fri/Sat 1.30am)

01953 885546

Atlantis Fish & Chips + Kebabs

9 Middle St, Watton (Mon-Thurs: 11.30am to 2pm; Fri/Sat 11am-11pm)

01953 882401


Willow House Hotel

2-4 High St, Watton (11am-11pm Bar Meals and Restaurant) Closed Sunday Evenings

01953 881181

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