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Benedicts

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9 St. Benedicts Street, Norwich NR2 4PE, England
+44 1603 926080
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12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:30
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Tue - Sat 12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:30
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Norwich, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We had my husband's company Christmas dinner here (14 people in total & in the upstairs private dining room which was lovely) and the food & service was both incredible. Benedicts are a step ahead of the other restaurants in Norwich, and I have to make a special mention about the staff as they are always brilliant - clearly they... More 

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Christmas shopping followed by lunch at this lovely restaurant. Recommend by friends we weren't disappointed. Set lunch was amazing tasted so good awesome flavours.The service was attentive. Will definitely go again.

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1 Thank annewones
Twickenham, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We were fortunate to be taken to this outstanding restaurant for lunch today, where we were able to sample an excellent early Christmas lunch! The Christmas pudding ice cream was sprinkled with fairy dust, as was the whole meal. The staff were friendly and helpful, even finding the recipe for the Brussel sprouts! Truly memorable and excellent value.

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1 Thank tomamoses
Norwich, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Had dinner here with a client and friend last night. The food was truly outstanding. Salmon starter was the best salmon I've ever had and I had Hake for Mains which was superb. I'm a real red meat fan usually but this was superb. Friendly approachable staff. Not at all stuffy. Not cheap but worth it. Not outrageous though either.... More 

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2 Thank Steve130558
UK
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I am new to Norwich so was really just going off TripAdvisor when looking for somewhere to take my boyfriend for a surprise birthday lunch. Liked the look of the menu online and seemed like reasonable prices considering the reviews and knowing Richard Bainbridge off the telly. We had the set lunch menu - chamomile roasted carrot, lamb with cabbage... More 

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26 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I decided to go for the mid range menu at lunchtime. Absolutely amazing. We could not fault the food or service. The restaurant was buzzing. I can honestly say that we will be going back with friends who are food snobs and will definitely love this place. If you get the chance go.

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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144 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Yes. We decided upon the Great British Taster menu that was fantastic with an abundance of tastes and textures that teased and rewarded the palate. Even before you actually get to the menu you are served appetisers and canapés that portray the pleasures that are to follow. Several of the dishes are served in quite steep sided bowls that encourage... More 

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great food and wine at a reasonable price.The Jerusalem artichoke terrine was just divine and the treacle tart and egg nog ice cream was just as good well worth the trip

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Nottingham, England
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167 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The food is in my opinion Michelin starred quality, though without the price tag (at around £125 for 3 courses with wine), though there are also tasting menus/wine pairings. The tasters between courses were excellent, and the presentation & service all top quality. It's also got a nice, relaxed, laid back feel. I couldn't recommend it highly enough for either... More 

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stamford
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing food. We had the Great British Menu Tasting Menu with wines. The food was fantastic. There were some really clever and special courses including a superb monkfish course and a lovely quail main. The restaurant is simply decorated but felt really comfortable and relaxing. The staff were friendly and attentive. Overall a wonderful evening, can't be long before it's... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20 - US$66
Cuisine
British, European, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:30
Thursday
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:30
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:30
Saturday
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:30
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
Description
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?