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Pub Reopened under new ownership. Restricted service due to ongoing renovation. Currently wide selection of bottled local ales. Hours of business 1300-1900 MON-FRI. CLOSED WEEKENDS. New owners are Camra members and would be grateful if you called in to say hello.

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St. Johns Head

58 North Quay
Great Yarmouth
NR30 1JB

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Opening Times

MondayMidday - 11.00 pm
TuesdayMidday - 11.00 pm
WednesdayMidday - 11.00 pm
ThursdayMidday - 11.00 pm
FridayMidday - 11.00 pm
SaturdayMidday - 11.00 pm
SundayMidday - 11.00 pm

About the Pub

Dating from 1787, this pub originally belonged to the Lacons Brewery. It was later rendered in cement but this was removed in 1961 to reveal traditional flintstone and oval windows at the front of the pub. A single bar houses a large TV screen and sport is very popular here. Four real ales include three regularly changing guest beers. The smoking shelter is minimalist but heated. A very tidy pub, with a Rock Ola juke box loaded with 60's & 70's records. Very competitive Ale prices. PUB NOW OPEN WITH LIMITED HOURS WHILST RENOVATION ONGOING. WIDE SELECTION OF BOTTLED LOCAL REAL ALES OFFERED. LIMITED FACILITIES WHILST RENOVATION CONTINUES.

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St. Johns Head, Great Yarmouth


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  • Garden Pub Garden

    Benches on concrete.

  • Parking Parking
  • Smoking Smoking Area

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St. Johns Head

58 North Quay
Great Yarmouth
NR30 1JB

Sat Nav Reference

52.6085, 1.7221


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  • <Station Close to Railway Station

Nearby Bus Routes (< ½ mile)

1, 1a, 8

Nearby Station (300m)

Great Yarmouth


Short walk from train station

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