Christmas and New Year opening 2012

We'll be open at lunchtime on Christmas Day, but we'll be closed on 26th and 27th December, and 1st–3rd January.

26th September–2nd October 2012

We're having a beer festival! Here is a link to the beer and cider list.

Friday 14th September 2012

We're in the 2013 CAMRA Good Beer Guide.

Saturday 4th August 2012

The White Lion has been named CAMRA's East Anglia Cider Pub of the Year 2012.

Friday 14th October 2011

The kitchen opens on Friday. Becky is offering a fine selection of predominantly traditional English food. The menu will change regularly.

Friday 30th September 2011

The White Lion has re-opened with new managers. Ben and Becky took over on 30th September. Their first aim is to run a friendly, clean pub with excellent beer. Becky will be running the kitchen, and hopes to have it open by mid-October.

Thursday 10th February 2010

Ralph has moved on to a larger pub. Warren McCurdy takes over as manager.

Friday 18th June 2010

Unfortunately Liz Polis, who has been cooking at the pub since September, has had to leave. For the moment the kitchen is closed.

Friday 25th September 2009

The kitchen opens today! Food will be served 12–2pm and 5–9pm Tuesday–Friday, 12–9pm on Saturday and 12–3pm on Sunday.

Monday 27th July 2009

Some nice coverage in the Norwich Evening News.

Thursday 26th February 2009

More photos, and we're announcing our first beer festival.

Tuesday 30th December 2008

There are now some new photographs of the White Lion on the photos page.

Thursday 18th December 2008

There are now some old photographs of the White Lion on the photos page.

Tuesday 28th October 2008

Lion comes roaring back, Norwich Evening News

Pubs feel the pinch (video); there's a brief section on the White Lion starting at one minute in

Monday 13th October 2008

Couple breathe new life into city pub, Norwich Evening News

Hello facebook! (Stephen Early) is allowed to claim business pages for these pubs.