Norfolk Arms  

 
 
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28 Leigh Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1H 9EP
 
 
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Food served Mon to Sat 12noon-3pm & 6.30pm-10.15pm, Sun 12noon-10.15pm
 

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Norfolk ArmsThe Norfolk Arms may look like a tarted up Victorian boozer but it's best known for its excellent modern English food in sample sizes designed to be shared, tapas style. There are Spanish influences, too, in the frequently changing menu which includes a good cross section of cuisines from the charcuterie to chickpea & tomato stew, from marinated octopus to chicken liver pate, served with ginger and plum chutney on toast. The crab was a highlight. As well as the sharing plates there's a section on the menu devoted to dishes 'From the Kitchen' so you can get a substantial plate of organic rib of beef with all the trimmings, all to yourself. Situated North of Russell Square tube station, the Norfolk Arms is a welcome addition to the area, within five minutes' walk of both Kings Cross and Euston tube stations.

 

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Underground Stations

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Russell Square Tube Station
 
5 minutes walk
 
King's Cross Tube Station
 
6 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Camden Road Overground Station
 
24 minutes walk
 
 
 
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Car Parks

 
Judd Street NCP
 
2 minutes walk
 
Brunswick Square NCP
 
3 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Holiday Inn London Bloomsbury
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £71  26% off
Coram Street, WC1N | 4 minutes from Norfolk Arms
This is a smart, modern hotel located in one of the Capital's oldest and most beautiful areas. Bloomsbury is a great place to stay since it's ... More
 
 
 
Hilton London Euston Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £95  34% off
17-18 Upper Woburn Place, WC1H | 4 minutes from Norfolk Arms
The grand Victorian building that houses this hotel is surely one of the most impressive edifices in the Hilton chain. Located just a three-minute walk from ... More
 
 
 
Goodenough Club
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £29  25% off
23 Mecklenburgh Square, WC1N | 7 minutes from Norfolk Arms
Blending the traditional with the modern, the Goodenbough Club aims to help guests make a home away from home with its four-star accommodation. Housed within five ... More
 
 
 
 
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London > Nightlife > Pubs
31 Marchmont Street, WC1N | 2 minutes from Norfolk Arms
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The Harrison
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28 Harrison Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1H | 4 minutes from Norfolk Arms
Originally built in the 1880s by Samuel Harrison to refresh the workers in his shoe factory, The Harrison pub's current building dates back to 1934. Owned ... More
 
 
 
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Cosy Kettle
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60 Chalton Street, King's Cross, London NW1 | 6 minutes from Norfolk Arms
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The Big Chill House
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257-259 Pentonville Road, Kings Cross, King's Cross, London N1 | 6 minutes from Norfolk Arms
From the outside, The Big Chill House building looks spectacular, a floodlit white townhouse that puts the grimy environs of King's Cross to shame. The interior ... More
 
 
 
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Scala
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275 Pentonville Road, King's Cross, London N1 | 7 minutes from Norfolk Arms
Housed inside the old King's Cross Cinema, the Scala might be a bit tattered around the edges but this only adds to its battered charm. The ... More
 
 
 
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Norfolk Arms, 257-259 Pentonville Road, Kings Cross, N1 | 6 minutes from Norfolk Arms
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Norfolk Arms, 82 Gower Street, WC1E | 8 minutes from Norfolk Arms
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London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
30 Colonnade, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 5 minutes from Norfolk Arms
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Bloomsbury Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
15 Gordon Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1H | 7 minutes from Norfolk Arms
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London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Euston Road, Bloomsbury, London NW1 | 4 minutes from Norfolk Arms
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London > Attractions > Museums
96 Euston Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | 5 minutes from Norfolk Arms
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London > Shopping > Books
66 Marchmont Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 2 minutes from Norfolk Arms
A broad selection of gay and lesbian interest books ranging from fiction, through biography, travel and counselling. Magazines and cards are also on offer.... More
 
 
 
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Alara Wholefoods
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
58 Marchmont Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 2 minutes from Norfolk Arms
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School of Life
London > Shopping > Specialists
70 Marchmont Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 2 minutes from Norfolk Arms
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North Sea Fish Restaurant
London > Restaurants > Fish and Seafood
7 Leigh Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1H | 1 minute from Norfolk Arms
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Bon Vivant
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75-77 Marchmont Street, WC1N | 2 minutes from Norfolk Arms
French neighbourhood restaurant Bon Vivant in Bloomsbury has everything from croissants and coffee au matin to intimate dinners, with light lunches and bottomless brunches in between. ... More
 
 
 
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Yo! Sushi
London > Restaurants > Japanese restaurants
Brunswick Centre, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 3 minutes from Norfolk Arms
For anyone who needs a fast, healthy lunch Yo! Sushi is the place to go. Its conveyor belt service means you've always got plenty of choice, ... More
 
 
 
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London > Education > Evening Classes
17 Duke's Road, Bloomsbury, London WC1H | 3 minutes from Norfolk Arms
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The Bartlett School of Architecture
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
Wates House, 22 Gordon Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1H | 6 minutes from Norfolk Arms
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School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS)
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square, Bloomsbury, London WC1H | 7 minutes from Norfolk Arms
The School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS) is among the best schools for the studies of foreign cultures and languages in the world. In fact, ... More
 
 
 
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St. Pancras Renaissance Hotel Spa
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St Pancras Renaissance Hotel, Euston Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | 5 minutes from Norfolk Arms
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London > Leisure > Activities
U of L Pool, Malet Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1E | 7 minutes from Norfolk Arms
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All Star Lanes, Bloomsbury
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Victoria House, Bloomsbury Place, Bloomsbury, London WC1B | 10 minutes from Norfolk Arms
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British Library Conference Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
96 Euston Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | 5 minutes from Norfolk Arms
As the national library of the United Kingdom the British Library is renowned for its world class collection of books but its Conference Centre is something ... More
 
 
 
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Friends House
London > Business > Venue Hire
173-177 Euston Road, Bloomsbury, London NW1 | 6 minutes from Norfolk Arms
The historic headquarters of Quakers in Britain, Friends House in Euston has 23 function rooms including a large Meeting Hall which seats up to 1,100 guests. ... More
 
 
 
 

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