Huddersfield is a large Yorkshire town surrounded by the dramatic landscapes of The Pennines and Peak District. The picturesque setting of The Last of The Summer Wine Town of Holmfirth is a stone throw from the house and a must for those who want to explore the outdoors. We are blessed to have a diverse range of restaurants and things to do. Norfolk House is a 10-minute walk from Huddersfield town centre. If you are looking for nightlife or late-night cocktail bars I would head to Leeds Centre, it takes 20 mins in a cab or a short train ride from Huddersfield train station.
The Scullery Located in the original servant’s scullery of this former gentleman’s residence, which has lovingly and opulently been restored to create an ambient eatery. The Scullery is all about a relaxed, everyday drinking and dining experience. Helen & Steve are super hosts and warmly welcome our guests. Bottomless brunch is available. Please book ahead this is a busy and popular restaurant with limited space so large groups must book ahead (only 10 min walk from the house)
Eric’s European fine dining award-winning restaurant in the pretty village of Lindley, great for afternoon tea, brunch and evening meal they often have fabulous special seasonal events, so be sure to check out the website (2 miles). Eric has opened the restaurant or his stunning Arborist cocktail bar, especially for our groups for private dining, so it’s worth asking if you have something special in mind.
Holmfirth Vineyard Enjoy a hearty Yorkshire breakfast, settle down for a light lunch, indulge in a traditional afternoon tea or simply relax with a glass of wine in wonderful surroundings. Add a tour & tasting of the Vineyard. (9 miles from NH) Hens and Girls groups warmly welcomed. (8 miles)
The Manor House A stunning boutique hotel, The Manor House has a dining or drinking destination to suit every style. Edgy design, quality ingredients and traditional elegance collide to present a gastronomic journey to enthral and delight, making it one of the most sought-after places to eat in Yorkshire. Late cellar bar, sundae lunches and afternoon tea and roof terrace bar. (2 miles)
Devour Nestled in the picturesque and historic Holme Valley, a stone’s throw away from the cobbled streets of Holmfirth. Flanked between ancient woodland and the gentle ebb and flow of the river Holme…. lies DEVOUR. At DEVOUR it’s simple, we celebrate “Old School Italia!” with home-cooked food, Music, Family and Friends where we Sip, Share, Taste and Feast. (6 miles)
Catch The Catch story started in August 2015. We’ve always had a passion for seafood and fresh fish, and we opened Catch Seafood West Vale with the idea of giving our customers a seafood experience with a difference, built on family values. Our experienced team source the freshest and finest products from UK ports and pass them directly to our award-winning Chefs to create mouth-watering contemporary seafood dishes with a creative twist. (3.5 miles)
The Barn Ben Franco is the chef and host of this small village restaurant. The restaurant is available for private hire and Ben is the most hospitable host who will bend over backwards to accommodate your party. Great for themed meals such as the recent 80’s menu night. Again, Ben, is a good friend of Charlotte tell him you’re staying at NH when booking. Avoid disappointment book this place well in advance. Restaurant seats up to 22 guests, you could hire the whole place if you book in advance (3 miles)
Arcade Coffee & Food Five star eatery excellent for brunch, lunch, coffee and Sunday roasts (grab one before you head home) Tell Blyth you’re staying at Norfolk House. (1 min walk to Huddersfield train Station)
Northern Tea House Famous for all-day brunches and afternoon teas this small independent cafe is one of Huddersfield’s Finest. Not open in the evenings. 7 days a week. (less than a mile)
Punch Bar and Tapas A casual, social dining experience, great for a catch up with friends, a family get together – we have a popular kid’s menu or a relaxed date night. The menu combines traditional Spanish with a modern British twist. The produce reflects this with many ingredients imported from Spain such as the classic Bellota Jamon and Jabugitos Chorizo. Check out their new food takeout menus! (6 miles)
Harveys A vibrant & quirky venue in Huddersfield where we pride ourselves on serving high-quality wines, handcrafted cocktails, locally sourced ales and specially selected international lagers. Amazing tapas, juicy burgers and mouth-watering kebabs, alongside stone baked pizzas! The Courtyard Bar is a unique and private event space for you and up to 50 of your nearest and dearest, served by its own special bar and cocktail menu. Perfect for any parties you have planned. (5 miles)
Gringos Smokehouse in Huddersfield has gained a reputation as one of the best restaurants to hit West Yorkshire. known as the UK’s original Mexican BBQ smokehouse, Serving Mexican/Smokehouse dishes in a warm atmosphere, it is a vibrant and happening place to eat and chill out. (less than a mile)
Botafogo Brazilian all you can eat meat feast Huddersfield town centre. (less than a mile)
Ephesus Fantastic Greek restaurant, fresh authentic food, great friendly service. Try there two-course special price menu with wine included. Directly opposite Huddersfield train station (less than a mile)
The Olive Branch The Olive Branch Inn, nestled in the picturesque and historic Colne Valley, is one of Marsden’s finest dining establishments. Burrowed amidst the National Trust Marsden Moor Estate, The Olive Branch boasts views which overlook the peaks and valleys of this heritage village. This rustic pub with fine dining, family-run (9 miles)
The 3 Acres Country pub excellent food, beautiful surroundings, award-winning, teepees, private dining available. (9 miles on the way to the house if coming off the M1)
Dasandro.co.uk Old school authentic Italian (2 miles from the house)
The Rusty Bull Selecting the very best farm shop produce and combining the finest hand-picked seasonal ingredients we create authentic dishes that celebrate all things from pasture to plate. Fantastic views ideal for breakfasts. (4 miles)
Beer & Cocktails
Magic Rock Inspired by local brewing traditions and the vibrant US craft beer scene, Magic Rock Brewing is the culmination of a lifelong passion for beer. Richard Burhouse (aided by head brewer Stuart Ross) started the brewery in 2011 in an old out-building of the family business in Huddersfield, West Yorkshire. Tours and pop up street food trucks (Fri/Sat/Sun) (less than a mile)
Revolution Huddersfield is situated in the heart of the town centre, on the bustling Cross Church Street – just a 6-minute walk from Huddersfield Station. Inside you’ll find a plush, contemporary interior with VIP booths, bookable private hire spaces and outdoor sun terrace, perfect for enjoying drinks and food al fresco. With its retractable roof, it’s ideal in any weather! By night, the bar comes alive with a packed dancefloor thanks to our unrivalled cocktail menu.
Revolución de Cuba has arrived in Huddersfield! Strap yourselves in and hold on tight, because you’re in for a wild ride. We’re taking the city by storm with immensely tasty Latin-inspired food and mouthwateringly delicious tapas, main plates, desserts, rich Cuban coffee and more. Prepare yourself for exotic and flavourful cocktails – and a helluva lot of rum! Booming beats, infectious Latin music and unforgettable party vibes are coming your way.
The Slug and Lettuce Huddersfield is a friendly venue offering delicious food, great drinks and unforgettable experiences. Come and visit our recently refurbished unique bar and restaurant, which is perfect for any occasion including lunch/dinner visits, birthdays and all other special occasions.
Taxis and Mini Bus Mount Taxi Yorkies
Don’t forget we have our own private treatment rooms here at Norfolk House. If you did fancy a trip to a local spa we have two great ones close by.
Other great things to do!
The Live Escape We absolutely love The Live Escape Rooms (2 miles)
Stuck in the Riddle Exciting escape rooms in Hudds Good for larger groups (1 mile)
Another World at Halifax offers Bubble Football and old school go-cart making/racing (8 miles)
Pure North Cider Press Cider tasting and tour (6 miles)
Huddersfield Leisure Fantastic brand new leisure centre with splash pool (1 mile)
Go Ballistic Paintballing! get your next action fix than to spend the day taking part in some epic gunslinging action? Here at Go Ballistic’s awesome Brighouse venue, you’ll be equipped with state of the art equipment that will soon have you feeling like you’re a true soldier, even if you’re a complete newbie! (6 miles)
Rokt Home to the UK’s highest man-made outdoor climbing wall, amazing indoor climbing, a Nerf arena, spin cycle studio, escape rooms, yoga studio, award-winning pub and restaurant in Brighouse in the heart of Calderdale, West Yorkshire.
Haworth Village Home to the Bronte Sisters The Bronte Parsonage (where the Bronte Sisters grew up and wrote most of their famous novels while their father was incumbent at Haworth‘s adjacent church), is now a museum owned and maintained by the Bronte Society. Lovingly preserved, the Bronte Parsonage is one of the principal attractions for Bronte enthusiasts visiting Haworth and other places associated with the Brontes in Bronte Country
Cannon Hall is a stunning Georgian country house museum set in 70 acres of historic parkland and beautifully landscaped gardens. It is the perfect day out for all the family. On the same site is the brilliant Cannon Hall Farm
Standedge Looking for things to do with the family in West Yorkshire? Standedge Tunnel is Britain’s longest, deepest, highest canal tunnel. It’s on everyone’s bucket list to explore deep beneath the beautiful Pennine countryside and the best way to understand why we love our canals and tunnels so much is to take to the water on one of our boat trips.
Yorkshire Sculpture Park 500 acres of fields, hills, woodland, lakes and formal gardens combine to create a beautiful landscape and stunning setting for Yorkshire Sculpture Park.
Leeds Royal Armouries Explore arms and armour from across the world and history.
Salts Mill is a place for art, dining and shopping in one stunning historic building. Parking and entrance is free. Inside you can admire our very big collection of works by David Hockney, be inspired by the very best in independent retail and enjoy our bustling restaurants and cafes. You can also learn about the history of the Mill in our People and Process and Saltaire History exhibitions (but if you’re after a hefty dose of industrial history try Bradford Industrial Museum)
The Hepworth Wakefield opened in 2011 to house Wakefield’s art collection and provide a legacy for Barbara Hepworth in the town in which she was born.