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White Lion

(formerly Old White Lion, Tap & Spile)

73 Oak Street

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Opening Times


Tuesday5.00 pm - 11.00 pm
Wednesday2.00 pm - 11.00 pm
Thursday2.00 pm - 11.00 pm
Friday2.00 pm - 11.00 pm
SaturdayNoon - 11.00 pm
SundayNoon - 9.00 pm

Meal Times

Mon & Tue No Service
Wed - Sat 6pm - 8.30pm
Sun noon - 4pm

About the Pub

This cosy three-roomed back-street local is the only pub in Oak Street - a hundred years ago there were thirty-one!

The pub offers a range of well-kept local ales, and real cider is a feature, with a regularly updated list of up to ten ciders and perries from all over the UK. The pub has been the Branch Cider Pub of the Year every year since 2012, and has won the East Anglian title.

There's a comfortable main bar, at the front on the right as you enter, with a tiled floor, tables and a large well-lit and wood-topped bar, a rear bar with more tables, and a long bar on the right as you enter, with a bar billiards table.

Regular ales

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Changing ales

This pub serves 7 changing beers.

Changing beers typically include:

  • Bull of the Woods --varies--
  • Mr Winter's --varies--
  • Tindall --varies--

Source: National

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  • RealAle Real Ale Available
  • Cider Real Cider Available

    Up to ten real ciders and perries from Norfolk and the rest of the country.

  • Quiet Quiet Pub


  • LunchtimeMeals Lunchtime Meals

    12-4 Sun.

  • EveningMeals Evening Meals

    6-8.30 Wed-Sat.

  • Garden Garden

    Outdoor area with benches.

  • DogFriendly Dog Friendly
  • Games Traditional Pub Games

    Bar billiards, Board Games.

  • LinedGlasses Lined Glasses
  • SeparateBar Separate Bar
  • Smoking Smoking Area
  • WiFi Wifi

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White Lion

73 Oak Street

Sat Nav Reference

52.6349, 1.2894

Bus Routes

Anglia Square, lots.

Closest Station (1500m)


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White Lion, Oak St, Norwich

White Lion

73 Oak Street

Pub Features

  • Real Ale Available
  • Real Cider Available
  • Quiet Pub
  • Lunchtime Meals
  • Evening Meals
  • Garden
  • Dog Friendly
  • Traditional Pub Games
  • Lined Glasses
  • Separate Bar
  • Smoking Area
  • Wifi

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