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9 St. Benedicts Street, Norwich NR2 4PE, England
+44 1603 926080
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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good10%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tasting menu” (143 reviews)
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British, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
9 St. Benedicts Street, Norwich NR2 4PE, England
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Reviewed today

The attention to detail is fantastic and the relaxed atmosphere makes it a complete joy compared to stuffier places. The whole package that the team has put so much effort into here has, and is, completely paying off. It's superb value too. Yes, it's pricey,...More

Thank Chris C
Reviewed yesterday

A surprise for my wife’s birthday - and what a great surprise! The atmosphere/ambiance was very good, casual with very little pretentiousness. The staff were fine and gave you space. The restaurant was packed on a Friday night as I bet it is most nights....More

Thank Lambo001
Reviewed 3 days ago

My girlfriend and I visited this restaurant on Thursday night and were both very impressed. This is 'proper' food, presented beautifully, and its great to experience lots of different flavours and textures. Each course is a surprise and as exciting as the last. You MUST...More

Thank TM9089
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This restaurant is amazing. We loved the food, fresh, creative and inspiring. Rumour has it they have special guest chef nights, what a experience that could be. Hopefully book one in the future.

Thank ThurlowC
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This place beats most of the Michelin starred restaurants we have eaten in hands down...and who in their right mind wants the pressure of stars anyway? The service was perfect... not overbearing relaxed professional and attentive...could not have been better.. no pretentious showiness ...this is...More

Thank Austin L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We decided to have the 8 course menu plus the cheese, but we felt that was far too much food and barely managed the puddings. The snacks to start weren't our cup of tea, especially the cheesy ones, but after that the meal got better...More

Thank Matthew M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place produces some of the best dishes that I have ever tasted. The balance of flavours in every dish is great and no doubt it takes a lot of skill to master. I highly recommend the trifle; it lifts this dessert to another level....More

Thank WestStudio
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had the most amazing time on Saturday for my dad's 60th Birthday! The staff were friendly and very attentive, we decided to go for the full 8 course taster menu and with each course they explained each aspect of it. You will be talking about...More

Thank kirstybennett999
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Benedicts for a belated Anniversary celebration and were a bit concerned as we had a newborn baby, we couldn’t have been made to feel more welcome, we had room for a pram and no one seemed to mind, staff were friendly helpful and...More

2  Thank james c
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited yesterday and had the 6 course tasting menu with the wine flight. We all thought the food was absolutely delicious. The taster menus are definitely the best value here and we opted to share the cheese selection which had 5 different cheeses with homemade...More

Thank suejroberts
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23 May 2018|
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Response from jen545 | Reviewed this property |
No outside seating
31 December 2017|
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Response from TommoNorfolk | Reviewed this property |
The wine list is very good. There are some unusual wines as well as the well known grapes. The staff are excellent in helping you choose the ideal wine for your menu choice. There is a large variation in price, but that... More
4 April 2017|
Response from Yt72 | Reviewed this property |
If you go to their website you should find all the information you need. However they offer 3 menus the first of which is very affordable I think around £16 per person.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 21 - USD 68
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 St. Benedicts Street, Norwich NR2 4PE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Norfolk  >  Norwich
  • Phone Number: +44 1603 926080
  • E-mail
Benedicts is run by chef owner Richard Bainbridge, who has won Great British Menu 2016 with 2 Courses. Benedicts is a modern interpretation of a neighbourhood restaurant, with classic values of hospitality and food with a strong local focus on ingredients and traditional techniques with a delicate modern touch.
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