The Anvil Inn

Our great team will ensure that you get great food, great drinks, great service and a very warm and safe welcome.

YOU ARE WELCOME TO COME IN FOR DRINKS

Just to reassure you please visit our Coronavirus Strategy Page.

We are a traditional, cosy, comfortable and friendly English pub located in a rural setting.

We serve great homemade food daily. Our chefs offer a great selection! We have a great selection of real ales, live music on Fridays (you can’t hear it on the site!) and our staff are always friendly.

Real Ales

The Anvil Inn is proud to offer a selection of real ales sourced from local and national breweries. There is always something new to try!

Sunday Carvery

Sunday Carvery at The Anvil Inn still Available every week from 12.00 to 2.30pm. Booking is advisable.

1 course £9.95    2 courses £12.95   3 courses £15.95          Childrens Carvery from £7.95

We offer 2 carved meats and chicken fillet, butchers sausages along with homemade Yorkshire puddings, freshly prepared vegetables and roast potatoes and delicious homemade meaty gravy (gluten free!).  A homemade Vegetarian option is availabe every week. Because of the current situation with coronavirus, our chefs will be serving your carvery to you. You can still choose exactly what you would like and eat as much as you wish. You can still get more after your first plate, please ask your server. Your server will also get you extra gravy if you wish. 

Come back and enjoy a traditional Pub Classic Carvery followed by a homemeade dessert. You can also add a starter if you wish.

 

Please ask your server!

 

Anvil Inn Caravaning

6 pitch small and quiet independent caravan site. Located in idyllic rural setting just minutes from Sandringham! Our paddock has drinking water and disposal point AND lots of space! Located right next to our pub!

As well as all this we are currently offering our pitches at just £12.50 per night. (Please note, we have no toilet or shower facilities)

3 bed STATIC CARAVAN for RENT. Available by the night or by the week. £60 per night. £345 per week. All linen and towels provided. Electricity included!

 

TAKEAWAY SERVICE

TAKEAWAY SERVICE NOW AVAILABLE. PLEASE SEE OUR MENUS BELOW.

We will cook your food and pop it in take away boxes for you to eat at home. You can collect it from our specially designated collection point by the entrance.

Take away is available during cooking hours, Tuesday to Saturday 12 – 2pm and 6 – 9pm. Sunday 12 noon to 2pm (Carvery is also availabe for take away) and 5.30pm to 8pm.

CHILDRENS MENU 2020

TAKEAWAY MENU 2020

2 for £12

Please note:  2 meals for £12 available weekdays Tuesday to Friday

Light Bites

DESSERTS 2020

 

 

Anvil Coronavirus Strategy

We have woeked very hard to ensure that The Anvil is safe for eating, drinking and caravans.

Below are just some of the actions we have taken to keep you, our precious customers, safe. We can assure you of our dedication to everyone’s safety so have provided our staff with optional PPE – masks, face shields, gloves and sanitiser. You will see them using these all the time.

  • We have screens at the service and pay points at the bar.
  • We have erected appropriate signage to assist everyone.
  • We have fully opened all our floor space for dining and drinking so that our tables are spaced apart for scoial distancing.
  • We have removed the bar stools so that no one can stand and drink at the bar.
  • We have sanitiser points all around the interior of the pub, and at all entrances and exits.
  • We have installed locks on the outside door of toilets so that we have a ‘one in, one out’ policy.
  • We have removed tables so that there is a considerable space between each one to ensure that we can allow sufficient social distancing.
  • We have provided optional PPE for our staff so that they can, if they wish, wear face coverings.
  • We have laminated menus which are sanitised every time they are used before they are put back into service.
  • We use sachets for salt, pepper and vinegar, as well as ketchup and mayonnaise.
  • We are wiping our tills and PDQ machines with antiseptic wipes on each use.
  • We have erected a Beer Tent if you wish to eat or drink outside
  • We have re-trained all our staff.
  • We have introduced extra cleaning
  • We have adjusted our Carvery operation so that we serve your carvery to you. Please see our carvery screen

ANVIL GIFT CARDS for The Person with Everything!

An ideal gift. Why not treat your loved one to an Anvil gift card for a trip to The Anvil for a favourite pint or a delicious meal. Any amount from £5. Spend as much or as little as you wish. You can even top it up if you wish.

To purchase yours please give us a call on 01485 600625, email enquiries@anvilcongham.co.uk or message us on Messenger.

We will be happy to take your contactless payment

 

Our Story

Welcome To The Anvil Inn

The Anvil Inn….a traditional country pub serving good quality homemade food, homemade desserts, great real ales and a warm friendly welcome. We have a small 6 pitch secluded site for caravans  and motorhomes. We also offer accommodation in our 3 bed Willoughby Villa Sataic Caravan.

We serve three ever changing real ales sourced all over the country but focusing on local breweries. Landlord Karl takes great pride in his real ales and always ensure a variety and varying strengths from 3.6% up to 5% plus!

Landlady Kath is the chef of the partnership and serves traditional, wholesome, well cooked and homemade food. All ingredients are locally sourced where possible and in some cases provided by locals and regulars.

Only the Best

Fresh Ingredients, Tasty Meals

The specials menu changes regularly and with the seasons. All items are created by Kath and the Anvil Chef team.

We have a homemade Puddings menu as well which changes weekly with ever-changing desserts depending upon the season and availability of ingredients.

Our Head Chef is a pastry genius and her cakes are second to none! Which is why we make celebration cakes for all occassions. Please ask for our bespoke cakes and prices.

£11.95

Pie Of The Day

Our Pies are always homemade with a varied selection! From Steak and Ale to Pork and Apple, Turkey and Cranberry, Chicken and Tarragon, and occasionally Lamb and Mint. 

£14.95

Steak Of The Day

Our fresh steaks are sourced form our local butcher (who is butcher to the Queen’s Sandringham Estate!)

Currently we are offering 8oz Rump Steak £17.95, 4oz Rump Steak £8.95 (with egg on our Light Bites Menu) and 8oz Sirloin Steak £18.95 cooked to you liking, with all the trimmings – grilled tomato, griddled mushrooms, chips peas and salad.

Add homemade battered onion rings to your steak if you wish (please ask if you would like gluten frede batter), and if you want to puch the boat out, why not try one ofm our homemade sauces. Choose from Peppercorn, Stilton or Diane Sauces. These are made to order.

£9.95

Carvery Every Week

DUE TO THE CURRENT SITUATION WITH CORONA VIRUS, OUR CHEFS WILL SERVE YOUR CARVERY TO YOU. YOU CAN STILL EAT AS MUCH AS YOU WISH, AND GET EXTRA MEATS, VEG ETC

WE HAVE REMOVED A NUMBER OF TABLES AND TAKEN THE ONES BY THE CARVERY DECK AWAY COMPLETELY TO ENUSRE WE ALLOW EVERYONE SOCIAL DISTANCING. WE OFFER A SAFE, HYGIENIC AND CLEAN ENVIRONMENT WITH ACCESS TO HAND SANTISERS THROUGHOUT THE BUILDING

We serve a homemade Carvery every Sunday from 12 noon. Our vegetables are always fresh and meat is locally sourced. We serve Roast Topside of Beef every week…..Roast Pork, Roast Lamb, Roast Turkey or Roast Ham (one each week) with all the trimmings – homemade Yorkshire Puddings, homemade Raosties, Butchers Sausages, Chicken Fillet, 4 vegetables, baby boiled potaotes, sage and onion stuffing and homemade gluten free gravy. We also serve homemade gluten free Yorkshire Puddings (please ask your server or tell us when you make your booking!) PLEASE COME IN AND ENJOY A GREAT PUB CLASSIC CARVERY with as much as you want of everything!

We recommend that you book your table as we now have limited space. WE LOOK FORWARD TO WELCOMING YOU BACK VERY SOON!

DUE TO THE CURRENT SITUATION WITH CORONA VIRUS, OUR CHEFS WILL SERVE YOUR CARVERY TO YOU. YOU CAN STILL EAT AS MUCH AS YOU WISH, AND GET EXTRA MEATS, VEG ETC

WE HAVE REMOVED A NUMBER OF TABLE AND TAKEN THE ONES BY THE CARVERY AWAY COMPLETELY TO ENUSRE WE ALLOW EVERYONE SOCIAL DISTANCING. WE OFFER A SAFE, HYGIENIC AND CLEAN ENVIRONMENT WITH ACCESS TO HAND SANTISERS THROUGHOUT THE BUILDING

We serve a homemade Carvery every Sunday from 12 noon. Our vegetables are always fresh and meat is locally sourced. We serve Roast Topside of Beef every week…..Roast Pork, Roast Lamb, Roast Turkey or Roast Ham (one each week) with all the trimmings – homemade Yorkshire Puddings, homemade Raosties, Butchers Sausages, Chicken Fillet, 4 vegetables, baby boiled potaotes, sage and onion stuffing and homemade gluten free gravy. We also serve homemade gluten free Yorkshire Puddings (please ask your server or tell us when you make your booking!) PLEASE COME IN AND ENJOY A GREAT PUB CLASSIC CARVERY with as much as you want of everything!

We recommend that you book your table as we now have limited space. WE LOOK FORWARD TO WELCOMING YOU BACK VERY SOON!

£5.95

Fruit Meringue

Meringue nest topped with fruit cocktail, vanilla ice cream, fresh cream and strawberry sauce,

£5.95

Home Made Chocolate Brownie

Our Pastry Chef’s secret recipe, dark, gooey, sweet and delicious. Served with Vanilla Ice Cream and Chocolate Sauce

Testimonials

What People are Saying

“Anniversary Meal”

What a lovely meal to celebrating our wedding anniversary. Food was excellent and the service was very good and polite”

Karen

“Great Food & Hip Atmosphere”

“Good food, good ales, great atmosphere. What more could you want? “

Paul

“Amazing Cakes”

We had an excellent buffet today for a baby shower. Great staff, great food what more could you want. Thank you again.”

Diane

“Excellent”

“Excellent food. Great welcome”

Dave

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Our News And Events

Keep up to date with our latest news and events.

COMING UP SUMMER 2020

COMING UP SUMMER 2020

We are delighted to welcome you back to The Anvil Inn, Congham. Due to the current restrictions we cannot offer any live music or events.

We are open for great food, great beer, great caravan site and a warm welcome in our Covid secure environment. You are welcome to visit us for a drink inside the pub. You do not have to sit outside!
We look forward to seeing you soon!

It's BACK SOON. Watch this space, Facebook, our blackboards or leaflets for the next date..... All monies go to local good causes. Doors Open 6pm - Eyes Down 7.30pm  

Opening Hours

WE ARE OPEN. WE WELCOME YOU BACK TO A COVID19 SAFE ANVIL INN. OUR STAFF ARE ALL  RE-TRAINED AND WE HAVE INTRODUCED LOTS OF SAFETY MEASURES TO KEEP OUR LOYAL CUSTOMERS AND GREAT STAFF SAFE AND HAPPY.

PLEASE SEE OUR COVID19 STRATEGY PAGE TO SEE THE CHANGES WE HAVE MADE SO THAT WE CAN ALLOW FOR SOCIAL DISTANCING WHILST ENJOYING GREAT FOOD, GREAT ALES, AND A WARM ANVIL WELCOME. EVERYONE IS WELCOME AND YOU CAN BOTH EAT AND DRINK INSIDE THE BUILDING.

PLEASE COME BACK AND SEE US SOON.

TUESDAY - FRIDAY

12:00pm to 3:00pm and

6:00pm to 10:00pm (these hours are subject to changes)

SATURDAY

12:00pm - 2.30pm   5.30 -  10pm (subject to changes)

SUNDAY

12:00pm - 3pm 5.30 - 10:00pm (subject to changes)

DOGS ARE WELCOME OUTSIDE ONLY

We do not allow dogs inside the pub. Dogs are welcome in both the front and rear beer gardens only. For the comfort of all customers please ensure your dogs are kept on a lead at all times.

Book A Table

To make a table reservation please complete the form below and we will confirm your reservation within 24 hours or call 01485 600625 to book your table.

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Caravan & Motorhome Bookings

Should you wish to book your caravan or motorhome pitch please fill in the form below or call us on 01485 600625.

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