Beer & Fine Dining.

Beer and Food has always been a winning combination so we are delighted to be working with Norwich & Norfolk CAMRA and some great local businesses to hold a beer and food dinner to raise the profile of some of our top local brews as part of The Great British Beer Festival Winter, Norwich (GBBFW) February 20th-24th 2018

As part of the launch of GBBFW on Sunday 18th February 7.30pm, CAMRA in association with the historic 4 star Maids Head Hotel will be holding a Beer & Food Dining Experience.

great british beer festival winter 2018
maids head hotel norwich

The Maids Head’s award-winning head chef, Magic Pomierny will be working with local Beer Sommelier (Cheryl Cade from the Thirst Consultants) to produce a fine dining 3 course menu matched with 7 local beers. During the dinner  Cheryl will guide you through each of the matches. She will give more details on how to continue your adventure in taste. The courses will be matched with 2 beer samples so you can compare and contrast how different styles interact with food, creating a taste sensation.

The confirmed sponsoring breweries are a wonderful mix of ‘craft and traditional’.

These are: Ampersand Brewery, Allday Brewing, Elmtree, Boudicca, Humpty Dumpty, Beeston and Panther.

Tickets are limited. They include 7 beer samples and 3 courses for £35 pp (plus booking fee)
A wine flight can be purchased in addition to the meal for £24 pp (plus booking fee)

Just Released the menu you can choice from (dietary requirements? email us)


Roast Norfolk chicken & duck terrine, apricot & ginger chutney, toast brioche

Stilton & pickled pear salad, roast hazelnuts (v)


Crispy braised pork shoulder, pomme Anna, sauté savoy cabbage, roasted apple, mustard sauce

Roasted sweet potato & feta cake, buttered baby spinach, radish & fennel salad, tomato sauce (v)


Stem ginger pudding, clotted cream ice cream, poached pineapple, toffee sauce

Frozen Chocolate Parfait, Vanilla Ice Cream, Blackberry, Honeycomb, Orange Puree, Crumb



To book click here. Any questions contact Cheryl

The Maids Head Hotel have offered a discount room price for any guests attending GBBFW between Sunday 18th to Friday 23rd February inclusive. Please contact them directly, Quote GBBFW, Tel 01603 209955 or email

Beeston Brewery
Ampersand Brew Co.
Boudicca Brewing Co.