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The Stanley Arms

Closed Now: 16:00 - 23:00
Open today: 16:00 - 23:00
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It's had the overhaul it needed!

I've lived around the Anglia Square - Sprowston link for a while, and I find myself having to walk... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2018

Stopped for a drink with a friend, what seemed to be a traditional style pub soon changed when the... read more

Reviewed 25 April 2016
Norwich, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good12%
  • Average12%
  • Poor25%
  • Terrible12%
6 Nov 2018
“It's had the overhaul it needed!”
1 week ago
“Stanley Arms WIP”
The Stanley has a cool vibe and is a favourite amongst locals and visitors to North Norwich. We guarantee a warm welcome and a good ranges of wines, beers and spirits. Our menu has an emphasis on seafood, steaks and a few pub classics and our...more
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33 Magdalen Road, Norwich NR3 4LG, England
+44 1603 615988
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well done to the owner taking over what was a rough pub! It has the potential to do well but needs sharpening its customer quality. Beers on offer were ok, nothing more Special than that. However, I feel pubs are noted more for their food...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 7 November 2018

I've lived around the Anglia Square - Sprowston link for a while, and I find myself having to walk into the city for a nice pub. Sure there is the Whalebone which is fantastic, but nothing reeeally local. Until now - The Stanley has been...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Carlyantoinette
Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

Since it reopened a few months I’ve always wanted to go, but never had the opportunity. We had 7 friends rounds so figured “pub”. We visited Stanley and I must admit it’s brilliant. Lots of gin, lots of craft beer and they serve Snaffling pig...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

This pub the nearest to my house. Although it wasn’t ‘terrible’ it’s not a pub I would ever choose to visit in NR3. I could hear the music from my house at night and the drinkers shouting outside. It’s now under new ownership, has been...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank EmsyR
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

What an absolute joy to find a beautiful and unique pub. Gorgeous decor and welcoming staff with the best range of beers I have seen in ages The pub is under new ownership and if you have been put off before, the new refurb and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank Clare H
Reviewed 26 January 2018

at all - thought I would pop in for Sunday lunch for a change as I could walk but did not stay long. Had a drink - typical pubby pub. Bit too 'rough' for my liking.

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed 30 July 2017

Music so loud the whole neighbourhood can hear it! It felt so loud it was unbearable and we shall never return.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank 1Alphadelta
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Stopped for a drink with a friend, what seemed to be a traditional style pub soon changed when the music was turned on at full volume, not being able to hear ourselves talk we soon left. Might be ok for a night out but for...More

Date of experience: April 2016
2  Thank TheLuggage72
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2 August 2017|
Response from Michaelk02 | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
You have not been here lately. It's been repaired, decorated and has new external furniture. The old crowd has left and the pub is a favourite with local couples and groups. It's a nice pub again. Comecand say hi, you will... More