Nestled in the heart of Norfolk, the charming market town of Holt is a hidden gem for food lovers. With its picturesque streets, historic buildings, and an array of independent shops and eateries, Holt offers a delightful culinary experience. Join us on a mouthwatering journey as we explore Holt’s finest food and drink delights.


Artisan bakeries 

You cannot resist the aroma of freshly baked goods wafting through Holt’s streets. The town boasts several artisanal bakeries that create delicious treats. From flaky pastries and crusty bread to indulgent cakes and delicate macarons, these bakeries are heaven for those with a sweet tooth. Don’t miss the chance to savour a warm, buttery croissant or a slice of cake paired with a cup of fresh coffee.


Local farm to table cuisine

Holt takes pride in its farm-to-table ethos, making the most of the region’s produce. Many of the town’s restaurants and cafes source ingredients directly from local farms, ensuring freshness and supporting the community. Here, you can savour seasonal delights such as tender asparagus, succulent lamb, and vibrant berries.


Seafood galore

Situated near the North Norfolk coast, Holt is a seafood lover’s paradise. Freshly caught fish and shellfish find their way to the town’s menus, offering a tempting taste of the sea. Whether you opt for the classic fish and chips or indulge in a plate of plump local oysters, Holt’s seafood options are a must-try. Pair your seafood feast with a glass of crisp white wine for the perfect culinary combination.


Quaint tearooms and pubs 

Holt’s tearooms and pubs exude an old-world charm that is hard to resist. Step into one of these cosy establishments and transport yourself back in time. Sip on a comforting cup of tea served with freshly baked scones, clotted cream, and jam, or enjoy a traditional pub lunch with a pint of local ale. Not only will you be able to enjoy delicious food, you can also experience Holt’s rich cultural heritage.


Local breweries and distilleries

Holt’s food scene is not limited to just food; it also boasts a thriving craft beer and spirits industry. Take a tour of one of the local breweries or distilleries to learn about the art of making beer, gin, or whiskey. Sample their creations and experience the flavours unique to the region. Whether you prefer a refreshing ale, a sophisticated cocktail, or a glass of fine whiskey, Holt has something for everyone.


Whether you’re a foodie or simply appreciate good food and drink, Holt’s diverse offerings will not disappoint. Make The Pheasant Hotel your base as you explore the food and drink delights. Book your stay now.