The Anvil Inn


It is with a glad heart that we can announce that The Anvil will re-open on Saturday July 4 at 12 noon.

All appropriate safety precautions will be in place and all staff fully trained in safe systems and operation. We will have signage to enable everyone to stay safe, one in one out systems for  all toilets and  hand sanitiser stations at various points throughout the pub. Tables will be spaced further apart and there will be perspex screens on the bar at service points for protection. Extra cleaning measures with approved sanitisers will be in place and all staff will wash their hands frequently.

We look forward to welcoming customers old and new back to The Anvil….We’ve missed you all!











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 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 along with homemade Yorkshire puddings, freshly prepared vegetables and roast potatoes and delcious homemade meaty gravy (gluten free!).  A homemade Vegetarian option is availabe every week. Because of the current situation with coronavirus, we will be serving your carvery to you. You can still choose exactly what you would like and as much or as little of it you wish. You can still come back for more.

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 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.

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!




Anvil Coronavirus Strategy

Here at The Anvil we are making all the necessary changes and implementing training with all our staff to ensure that everyone is safe and welcomed when when we open our doors on July 4 (hopefully, we are awaiting final dates). Hand sanitiser will be available to all our customers at strategic points, and hand washing facilities and toilet areas cleaned regularly.

Staff are already all hygiene trained  as we are a food business and hold 5 Stars with King Lynn Borough Council. We are updating this training in line with guidance and  are aware of the need for extra vigilance. We will make modifications as needed thorughout the course of this period and eventual erradication of this virus.

We hope to see all our loyal customers both old and new very soon.  From Karl and Kath 

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 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 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.


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. 


Steak Of The Day

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Carvery Every Week

We serve a homemade carvery every Sunday from 12.15 to 3pm. 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 with all the trimmings.


Fruit Meringue

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


Home Made Chocolate Brownie

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


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”


“Great Food & Hip Atmosphere”

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


“Amazing Cakes”

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



“Excellent food. Great welcome”


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Our News And Events

Keep up to date with our latest news and events.

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 WILL BE OPEN AGAIN ON JULY 4th (Government guidleines permitting!) PLEASE COME AND SEE US SOON!


12:00pm to 3:00pm and

6:00pm to 11:00pm


12:00pm - 11:59pm


12:00pm - 11:00pm


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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