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The White Lion Cafe

17a White Lion Street, Norwich, England
+44 1603 626213
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“sausage rolls” (66 reviews)
“cake” (10 reviews)
“sandwich” (6 reviews)
9:00 AM - 3:00 PMAll hours
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
17a White Lion Street, Norwich, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We love eating at the White Lion Cafe. There is always a good welcome and the food is great. My husband thoroughly recommends the breakfast. The choice of drinks is also good and as the title conveys this is now our chosen place to eat...More

Thank Bunzie1950
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Firstly thank you to the friend who recommended that I come to this cafe. Then thank you to Parkside School for the foresight to open this brilliant cafe in the heart of Norwich. Lastly thank you to the volunteers from the school running it. So...More

1  Thank DerehamDad
Reviewed 10 October 2017

This is a lovely little cafe with a great atmosphere. The service is excellent and so are the breakfasts and drinks! The students are very polite! The opportunity to work in the cafe has given our son, who attends Parkside a lot more confidence and...More

1  Thank jenhayden27
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

This is a lovely cafe for light lunch or morning coffee. The food is spot on and service is speedy if you're short on time. The welcoming and efficient staff are pupils that attend Parkside School and they do a wonderful job and don't receive...More

1  Thank Lesley S
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

The service is always attentive and with a friendly smile. The food and drinks delicious and at a very fair price. Highly recommended even without the wonderful program with the local school.

1  Thank Alan H
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Well a lovely little cafe in the centre of Norwich, just a little door and a couple of flights of stairs and you find this amazing place for young people to learn I love these social enterprises which are great for the local community Great...More

1  Thank Citroen2CV6
Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

This cafe is run to help students at Parkside school learn social and hygiene skills. Inspirational place. Good food well presented. A special thank you to our server Chris who was just great.

1  Thank CanaryHucks
Reviewed 6 November 2016

My first visit to this little cafe that could easily be passed by if your not in the know. As mentioned before the cafe is run to help people form social skills so pleas be patient while your being served. Th young mand who served...More

1  Thank Ian F
Reviewed 2 November 2016

This cafe is run by the most dedicated people helping those to mix into society who otherwise would not get a look in. The staff are all people who are not as "advantaged" as normal joe public and you have to take them as they...More

Thank Terry D
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

What a great little place this is, popped in whilst in Norwich for a breakfast and wow what a lovely place. Great service and great food. A must visit for any one who wants a nice breakfast. Thank you and we'll done. ☺️

Thank Geoff1961
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
10:00 AM - 1:30 PM
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17a White Lion Street, Norwich, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Norfolk  >  Norwich
  • Phone Number: +44 1603 626213
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