Food & Drink

Make the most of your October 1/2 term stay

We love helping guests plan how to have the best time with us and below are some suggestions for ½ term and late Autumn.  We still have some availability across bed and breakfast and the cottages, you will always get the most up to date availability and best price booking direct via our website. Days

Dairy Barns awarded 2016 Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence

Hooray, today Dairy Barns has received a TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence. Now in its sixth year, this award celebrates hospitality businesses that over the past year have consistently received strong praise and ratings from reviewers, achieving at least 4 out of 5 “bubbles”. Certificate of Excellence recipients include accommodation providers, eateries and attractions located all

Summer Sundae

Here’s an idea for entertaining the children during the long sunny school holidays.  Take some tubs of ice cream from the freezer – a choice of flavours would be ideal.  Fill several small bowls with a range of toppings and let the kids make their own ice cream sundae.  What about – summer berries, chopped

Are you going to the Worstead Festival?

We love the Worstead Festival. It’s quite amazing that a little village has been holding such a huge event for 50 years!  This year it’s on the weekend of 25th/26th July and its well worth a visit if you’ve never been. You’ll see heavy horses, vintage vehicles, crafts and an art show, animals, traditional “sideshows”

We’ve gone national ! …

We’re very proud to announce that Dairy Barns has gone ‘national’ – we’re on the Visit England website with a feature entitled “Feast on Plough to Plate Breakfast on a Norfolk Farm Stay” telling visitors to the site that Dairy Barns is a great place to stay for your visit to enjoy all the delights

Vote for local food!

Being a working farm, we at Dairy Barns would like to ask you to join in the 15th annual BBC Food & Farming Awards that celebrate the best of British food and those who grow, make and supply it and you can nominate your favourites – from Best Food Market, Best Street Food or Takeaway,


We’re looking forward to Pancake Day on 17th February. We love them with chocolate spread and banana! You’d be amazed at just how quickly those pancakes seem to disappear, leaving all those empty plates waiting to be washed up.  Did you know that pancake day, also known as Shrove Tuesday is celebrated in many countries

Cracking Crockery…

We love Emma Bridgewater’s beautiful crockery and use it here at Dairy Barns for our guests’ farmhouse breakfasts. Just recently we treated ourselves to some delightful new plates which make it a real pleasure cooking all that bacon and eggs every morning when we serve our guests with our favourite china. The cheerful designs look

Time for tea

Afternoon Tea is very on trend right now and at Dairy Barns we host a Champagne Afternoon Tea for all sorts of occasions from birthdays, anniversaries and even hen parties and it’s great fun to do. But …. it’s even better when somebody takes us out for Afternoon Tea so we don’t have to do