Mon, Tue & Weds: 3pm til close (bar only)

Thurs, Fri, Sat & Sun: 12 noon till close (kitchen until close but 4pm only on Sunday)

Gareth, Sarah and Anna welcome you to the Hermitage, the only free house in Acle and home to a well-curated selection of real ales.  Come and try our ever-changing range. 

Founded in October 2020, Pie House at the Hermitage is a new food offering at the classic Norfolk Broads pub. The stars of our menu are a rotating selection of homemade pies served with mash or chips, gravy and a choice of additional sides.  Now serving to eat in or takeaway on Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday alongside beer battered cod, scampi, our very own secret recipe Hermi Fried Chicken and a selection of light bites and desserts.

Please adhere to current COVID rules (rule of 6 / 2 households, masks to be worn when not seated, table service only).  Kitchen from Thursday to Sunday. Please come on by, grab a delicious drink and a bite to eat.  We have something for everyone and offer excellent value.

Proprietor: Gareth Potter


Our Drinks

Something for everyone, every day

Beer Taps

Real Ale

New ales all week.  Recent offerings include:​

  • Adnam’s Ghost Ship

  • Humpty Dumpty Little Sharpie

  • Green Jack Golden Best

  • Salopian Lemon Dream

Wine Bottle Selection


By the bottle or glass

  • White (Chardonnay, Pinot Grigio, Savignon Blanc, Vinho Verde)

  • Red (Malbec, Merlot, Shiraz)​

  • Rose (Pinot Grigio Blush, White Zinfandel)

  • Sparkling (Prosecco)

Cold Beer 2

Lager & Cider

A selection of daught and bottled beers

  • Fosters and San Miguel on draught

  • Kingstone apple and mixed fruit ciders on draught

  • Range of bottled lagers and cider, including Camden Hells, Modelo and Old Mout Lime and Kiwi

Alcoholic Drinks


Ice and a slice?

All the usual spirits you would expect on our optics, plus a range of single malts, bourbon, rums and gins

Coffee Cups

Hot Drinks

Coffee, tea and more

Pots of Yorkshire tea, fruit teas, Americano coffee, cappuccino, latte, mocha and hot chocolate with cream and marshmallows

Orange Juice

Soft Drinks

For all ages

Cans of fizzy drinks, bottled water and juices


Opening Hours

Visit Us

Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday: 3pm til close (bar only)
Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday: 12 noon until close (food until 9pm except Sunday when food service finishes at 4pm)

Beer Samples

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