The Castle is Norwich’s Premier Gay Venue which is made up of two venues, the pub and the club ‘U-NITE’ a converted barn within the premises. The Pub is open every day from 2pm and offers Video Jukebox, Pool Table and Games Machines. Food is served every day from 5pm till 10pm with takeaway menu available on Friday and Saturday nights from 11pm. U-NITE bar is open Thursday, Friday & Saturday nights with Karaoke and DJ’s.
The Castle also has two self-contained bed & breakfast rooms available to book. Both are double rooms, one of which is able to accommodate four people sharing. They are equipped with an en-suite shower room and small kitchen area with Tea and Coffee included.
address: 1 Spitalfields, Norwich, NR1 4EY
accessibility: front bar is fully accessible with a disabled toilet. Small step to rear bar, ramp is available from bar staff. For access to the U-NITE bar please ask in the pub where staff will be able to assist you.
The Catherine Wheel
The Catherine Wheel is a friendly and inviting bar located in the heart of Norwich on St Augustines Street. It is a safe, fun, friendly and fabulous venue for the LGBT members of the Norwich community and their friends, relatives and anyone else who would like to join us for one of our many fun packed evenings.
Whether you are Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender or Straight you will always be welcome in The Catherine Wheel, their friendly staff backed up by Mummy B (Bernice) and Mummy D (Dawn) will make sure you enjoy your stay with them and that you want to come back and visit again and again.
address: 61 St Augustines St, Norwich NR3 3BG
accessibility: there is a step at the front door and further steps to the toilets (no wheelchair access)
Lollard’s Pit Pub
Lollard’s Pit is one of Norwich’s most historic pubs. Billy and the team look forward to welcoming you during this year’s Norwich Pride festival. Every week Lollard’s Pit host a selection of events; Free Pool Table Tuesdays, Pub Quiz Wednesday Nights & Billy’s Bingo every Sunday night.
Look out for special editions of these events during Pride including an outside bar.
A must see is their newly finished beer garden which is a great suntrap, a hidden gem.
Full details on Lollard’s Pit can be found on their website www.lollardspit.com
accessibility: pub and toilets are fully wheelchair accessible
The Loft NR1
Norwich’s one and only gay nightclub and late night ba with Late Night Lounge Bar And Smoking Terrace. Join The Loft NR1 for Wild Times And An Electric Atmosphere! Open Every Thursday, Friday & Saturday.
The Loft NR1 has been here serving the Norwich gay community for over 30 years! Recently modernised throughout, you can venture up the stairs and into the club, complete with spacious dancefloor, bar and seating area. Alternatively, if you’re looking for a more relaxed evening, chill out in the Loft lounge bar on the ground floor.
address: 78-80 Rose Lane, Norwich NR1 1PT
#WeMadeFetchHappen – At Fetch Norwich, we are the largest gay bar in Norfolk/Suffolk area catering to the LGBTQ+ Community and providing a safe environment to enjoy your Friday or Saturday night out in Norwich. We proudly host a variety of celebrity appearances, guest DJs, music led and themed events. Operating every Friday and Saturday night with FREE entry until 11:30PM both nights
address: 75 Prince of Wales Road, Norwich NR1 1DG