What they say about Norwich City of Ale:
"Hats off to the forward-looking group that hatched the concept over a pint at the Norwich Beer Festival a few years ago" Mark Nicholls, Eastern Daily Press

Rose Inn  
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Rose Inn

235 Queens Road, Norwich, NR1 3AE
Dawn Hopkins

T 01603 666550


Opening times

Monday* – Thursday 12.00 – 23.00
Friday – Saturday 12.00 – midnight
Sunday 12.00 – 22.30

*Mondays open at 5pm outside of City Of Ale


Listed from 1856 with Richard Nichols as licensee, the pub was tied to Bullard’s from 1894, Courage in 1972 and Adnams in 1977. Released by Adnams in 2003 and run by Dawn Hopkins until 2015. After a brief period away from the pub trade Dawn has recently returned with her partner Carl Newall, and the pub has been given a ‘mini makeover’. A friendly, welcoming pub with an extensive bottled ale range, real ciders and specialising in ales from microbreweries near and far.

City of Ale Beers

All Day Norfolk Green Hop 4.5% | Blimey! First Born IPA 5.2% | Boudicca Golden Torc 4.3% | Golden Triangle Shenanigans 5.0% | Humpty Dumpty City Hoppers 3.8% | Norfolk Brewhouse Moon Gazer Mash Up Ale 4.4% | Norfolk Brewhouse Moon Gazer Gold IPA 5.0% | Panther Black Panther 4.5% |

See PintPicker for full details.