Festival-goers are fortunate to have some quality restaurants very close to the Festival venue – we recommend the following:
- The Swan Inn is located in the heart of the village, 2 minutes away from the venue, and is the perfect place to meet friends and family before the Festival. It’s a friendly, family-run establishment serving local produce and homemade dishes, and offers a good selection of wines by the glass and a selection of local ales. Gluten-free meals are available on request. To book a table please call 01379 586280.
- Fox and Goose Restaurant is situated in front of St Peter and St Paul church. The restaurant was originally the Guildhall and was built in 1509. The historic timber-framed country restaurant has been credited by The Guardian for "... its excellent service, delicious food and great surroundings’’. The restaurant uses local produce to create a wide variety of dishes, from modern British to classic French and Mediterranean. A 50-strong wine list has been carefully chosen to provide a wide range to suit every meal. To book a table please call 01379 586 247.
- Cleone’s Italian Restaurant provides an informal atmosphere in which to enjoy authentic, carefully prepared Italian dishes, ranging from freshly made pizzas and more-ish pasta combinations to delicious meat and fish dishes served by enthusiastic and helpful local staff. All menu items are created in-house, enabling dietary requirements to be accommodated (notice required). Family gatherings, groups and specially planned menus can also be catered for in the Stables function room. Parking available. To book a table please call 01986 873365.
- The Dove Restaurant is a 2 rosette independent, family-run country restaurant in the tranquil Waveney Valley on the south Norfolk border. The Dove prepares dishes from home-grown quality ingredients and their wines come from smaller growers who make unique and interesting wines to complement the food. Vegetarian menus are available and any special dietary needs happily catered for. To book a table please call 01986 788315.