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Bishop's Dining Room & Wine Bar

8-10 St. Andrews Hill, Norwich NR2 1AD, England
+44 1603 767321
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good15%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“loin” (5 reviews)
“duck” (21 reviews)
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European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
8-10 St. Andrews Hill, Norwich NR2 1AD, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a small and cosy restaurant who have high standards of both food and service. It is great for lunches or evening meals because it is in the city centtre, not too large and even when it is full, not overcrowded. Having eaten in...More

Thank Peter H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We started with one dish of Pheasant served with Cognac, chestnuts & cacao and a dish of Roasted Cauliflower with curried grapes, white wine reduction & cauliflower couscous. For our mains we both chose Roasted Breast of Gressingham Duck with confit leg fritter, baby beetroot,...More

Thank christinebeehive
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have visited Bishops before, but this time we used a voucher which we received for a present. I booked in advance online as this little restaurant is very popular. Parking is required in one of the city car parks and the restaurant is located...More

Thank christine b
Reviewed 6 November 2017

A second visit was not a disappointment. The food is delicious, the portions are small but that is fine for me as it leaves room for a dessert. It was a little quiet, only two tables occupied, but it was Halloween so I think people...More

Thank JoSaint51
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Wonderful food (always is) - this time I enjoyed venison starter and for main salt baked celeriac and gnocchi . Desert was pear tart served with cinnamon ice cream . The portions sizes are not huge enabling me to sample the 3 courses which is...More

Thank Joanna H
Reviewed 26 October 2017

Enjoy eating at Bishops, Alex is a good host and food is always enjoyed and a pleasant bar before hand and good ambience in the restaurant

Thank Riojaron
Reviewed 23 October 2017

We ate here on a Friday evening as part of our weekend break from London and it was our highlight of the weekend. Not only was the food and wine outstanding but the service from the staff was faultless, attentive and with a good understanding...More

Thank elena b
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

We ate here Saturday evening dinner early doors 6.30. The staff were excellent and very courteous. Wine selection was very good indeed. Starters were good if very small portions. We had x1 braised beef and x1 roasted Cauliflower with curried grapes. The latter was however...More

Thank bob_james_t21
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Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

We went for a birthday treat with friends and had a really lovely time. The staff were very friendly and helpful and the food truly excellent.

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Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Bishop's is an excellent restaurant and the food is very good value at three courses for £35. We ate on a busy Saturday night but service was excellent. Starters were a delicious crab rilette and tandoori king prawns, the latter being incredibly fresh and with...More

Thank Simon B
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John F H
21 May 2016|
Response from nearlymrsnikki | Reviewed this property |
I have been actually, very pleasant but haven't gotten round to the review! good luck!
June A
17 May 2016|
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Response from | Reviewed this property |
As other replies reflect, there are small differences in the floor levels between the bar/entrance area and restaurant and between the restaurant and the loos. For someone less mobile, I don't think it would be a... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8-10 St. Andrews Hill, Norwich NR2 1AD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Norfolk  >  Norwich
  • Phone Number: +44 1603 767321
  • E-mail
A small, intimate restaurant perfectly situated on the oldest lane in Norwich, Bishops Dining Room and Wine Bar is everything you would expect from a fine dining restaurant and more. Our welcoming, relaxed atmosphere will ensure you and your guests have an experience to treasure.
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