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Barking Smack

16 Marine Parade
Great Yarmouth
NR30 3AH

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Opening Times

Monday11.00 am - 11.00 pm
Tuesday11.00 am - 11.00 pm
Wednesday11.00 am - 11.00 pm
Thursday11.00 am - 11.00 pm
Friday11.00 am - Midnight
Saturday11.00 am - Midnight
Sunday11.00 am - 11.00 pm

Meal Times

12 - 6

About the Pub

Named after the famous Short Blue fishing fleet (the largest in the world at the time) that moved from Barking to Gorleston in the 19th Century. An ex-Lacons pub, it has an elegant carved wooden bar, a smart modern interior, with a large patio opening onto Marine Parade and the sea front.

Close to the award winning Hippodrome Circus, the pub is an oasis from the fizz of keg on the seafront, serving a range of Grain beers. Barbecues are held during the season, and real cider is available.

NOTE: CLOSED November to March. Cash only.

Historic Interest

Prior to 1845 was called Jacobs Well.

Regular cask ales

This pub serves 3 regular beers.

  • Grain Oak
  • Grain Redwood
  • Grain ThreeOneSix

Changing cask ales

This pub serves 1 changing beer.

Changing beers typically include:

  • Lacons --varies--

All Grain as at visit May 2012, but landlord intends to vary the range, bringing in a variety of mostly local ales. 2013 October no real ale. 2014 Shut. May 2014, advert in NIPS states 'headlining Grain & Lacons'

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Barking Smack, Great Yarmouth


  • RealAle Real Ale Available
  • Cider Real Cider Available

    Two real ciders from Norfolk.

  • LocAle LocAle Accredited

    Grain, Lacons.


  • DisabledAccess Disabled Access
  • LunchtimeMeals Lunchtime Meals
  • EveningMeals Evening Meals
  • Garden Pub Garden
  • DogFriendly Dog Friendly
  • FamilyFriendly Family Friendly
  • LinedGlasses Lined Glasses
  • Restaurant Restaurant Area
  • WiFi Wifi

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Barking Smack

16 Marine Parade
Great Yarmouth
NR30 3AH

Sat Nav Reference

52.6023, 1.7362


Closest Station (1500m)

Great Yarmouth

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