The Norton Dog News

Festive Period Menus Now Online

Our festive period menus for Christmas Eve, Boxing Day, New Years Eve 2018 and New Years Day 2019 are now available to view. You can find the links to them below or on the homepage and also in the main site navigation under the Menus tab. With a lovely selection of Starters, Mains and Desserts, why not see in the New Year or enjoy Christmas Eve or Boxing Day at The Norton Dog in beautiful cozy surroundings suitable for all the family.

Click the following links to view the menus:

Christmas Eve 2018

Boxing Day 2018

New Years Eve 2018

New Years Day 2019

The Norton Dog – Take a Virtual Tour

Why not take a virtual tour of The Norton Dog, you can view both the interior and exterior of our beautiful 17th Century building inside and out in full 360° and also in Mobile VR on the Google Cardboard and Samsung VR.

Just click the play button to explore the different areas of our interior and you can also wander around our gardens, which is very popular and a lovely place to relax and while away time.

Click on the hotspots (the blue circles) in any of the views to see more information about us and features of The Norton Dog.

Christmas 2018 Menu Now Available


Our 2018 Christmas Menu and Pre-order form is now available. Bookings are available from the 28th November onwards and parties can be booked throughout the day for lunchtime or dinner.

The Christmas menu is available all days of the week excluding Saturday, Sunday and Monday. View the menu now and pre-order your special Christmas treat for a lovely time with all the family.

Click here to view the menu

Filming with FamilyCarersNet

Gluten Free Chocolate Cake with The Dog at Norton, Suffolk. Yum, Yum!

A Great morning making this gluten free dairy free chocolate cake with Family Carers Net. Great alternative to Christmas Pudding and sooo moist and lovely. A Nice recipe from Shane May! Happy Christmas Familycarersnet and all associated with it.

Redecoration Completed

Redecoration has now been completed and the soft furnishing will be with us in early February.  We hope you like a refreshed look and new comfortable extras.


Repainting and flooring is all going to schedule and we will be ready to open at 12 noon on Thursday 7th January for lunch and throughout the day.  Normal hours will then resume.  We hope you like our refreshed look and eagerly await the arrival of the soft furnishings coming later in the month.


We will be closed for redecoration on Monday 4th, Tuesday 5th and Wednesday 6th January.


Next Charity Quiz night is 24th November.  Come along, enjoy the fun, bring money, eat food and soak up the atmosphere.  Booking strongly advised.


Come along to the Road Safety Quiz on Sunday 6th December 6.30 for 7pm start.  There will be a light buffet, raffle and entry fees, so bring your deep pockets to help with this great cause to keep our village safe.  Its going to be a great, fun night.  book early 01359 230440

The bar will be open as normal, but the kitchen will be closed.


Thank you to all the teams that attended. Another fantastic turnout.  It was very close, going to a tie break.  Well done teams.

We raised £75 for the Poppy Appeal, which we will hand over with the existing money being raised through the poppies at the bar.

Next Quiz is on Tuesday 24th November.  See you all there.