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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
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141 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 148 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

We booked via Benedict's website for an early weekday lunch. The day before we received a reminder phone call - that does not often happen,even in quality establishments. Both of us chose the set menu - 3 courses for £20. We were not disappointed. Front of house were delightful, offering us a pine-cone with designer chips tucked in, and then... More 

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1 Thank Sox299
Norwich, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

This place has a special place in my heart. Food is superb and service attentive but not stuffy! It is not a cheap meal but not high end expensive - always worth every penny

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1 Thank evanmckinney789
Hitchin, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We dined at Restaurant Benedicts with a couple of friends a Saturday a few months back. The restaurant is itself modern and appealing and is complemented by wonderful front of house staff who made us feel incredibly welcome and nothing was too much trouble. The four of us each had the tasting menu and we were all straight away in... More 

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2 Thank Arran R
UK
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22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

What a great place this is! Calm, lovely and knowledgeable staff who don't say 'enjoy' all the time, a small menu with what appears to be limited choice when in fact there are many surprises with every dish. I had the mackerel with sour apple, he the Slack Ma cheese; then the hogget and he the heritage vegetables with wild... More 

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1 Thank draggingmyfeet
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited Benedicts with friends for lunch. It was our third visit having been previously for both lunch and dinner. It was our friends first visit. You can have the set lunch menu which costs £16 for two courses and £20 for three. The alternative if you don't want the set menu or a 6 or more course tasting menu... More 

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4 Thank citylover0210
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago

Early Saturday evening meal. Staff were very friendly and helpful. We had the 8 course tasting menu with the wine flight. The sommelier had time to explain the wine pairings in detail. The food was sublime and the atmosphere was pleasant. A delightful evening

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1 Thank ian b
Birkenhead
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478 reviews
255 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 219 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were in the private room upstairs and were very well looked after. Although our menu was limited because we were a large group, the fish and vegetarian choices were interesting. Every dish came with a twist and a flourish. If I lived locally this would definitely be somewhere to return to for regular special occasions.

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1 Thank Rubybirkenhead
Norfolk
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

A super evening, with great food and marvellous and knowledgeable staff. We tried the eight course taster menu with wine pairing. It was fab all the courses were well executed for me the stand out course was the Blickling Aberdeen Angus. I was very glad I only had to walk (not very straight) after six glasses of wine! This is... More 

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2 Thank stopbar
Norwich, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a great time at Benedict the food was lovely and the staff where great. My wife and I had The eight course taster with the wine flight. it's was Beautiful tasting food with a glass of wine from around the world with each course the waiter was full of knowledge of the wines we had. If there was a... More 

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3 Thank Steven S
Gorleston-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The meal started with ‘snacks’, in this case a prawn cocktail tartlet, crisps and a divine dip, and rice crackers with a sherry mousse. All these were delightful. This was followed by a light pork broth that packed quite a flavour. I followed this with Norfolk Quail while my other half had the lamb, they were, needless to say, beautifully cooked.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$21 - US$68
Cuisine
British, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, 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
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine
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?