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The Belgian Monk

$$ - $$$, , European
7 Pottergate, Norwich, England
+44 1603 767222
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“mussels” (356 reviews)
“tartiflette” (21 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM Hours
Belgian, Bar, European, British, Pub, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
7 Pottergate, Norwich, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

cant believe how rude staff were towards us. Were celebrating a birthday. waitresses were snobby and unwelcoming. after one drink were denied service as they didn't want us there anymore claiming we were drunk when we weren't at all. Had received some bad news so...More

Thank Hugo H
Reviewed 3 days ago

Following what was on the surface an enjoyable meal my wife became extremely unwell with chronic vomiting and diarrhoea. I contacted the restaurant to advise them that there could be a potential problem with one of their popular dishes. The owner called me back almost...More

Thank Mike H
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Traditional pub with one of the widest selections of continental beer ever seen, would recommend the cherry beer and grab a spot in the beer garden on a long summer's day

Thank DAZZER82
Reviewed 1 week ago

Having been to the Belgian Monk twice before, my husband and myself decided to have lunch today. We both ordered the mussels. My husband's was piping hot and looked lovely. Mine was just warm and the cream had congealed in the shells. The first 2...More

1  Thank Debbie S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We came to the Belgian Monk almost by accident but what a stopover! What was to be 1 drink ended up many plus food!! Interesting selection of beers which we tried most of and some fantastic food choices and exceptional service considering it was busy.

Thank JamieP1172013
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had just came out of hospital for the 2nd time in 2 weeks .. we had pre booked tickets for Maddermarket so found a restaurant close by.... I was ordering a starter and dessert.. my fella a main and dessert.. we were abruptly told...More

1  Thank Denise M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were 4 ladies out for our girls night out. First time booked in to the Belgium Monk definitely will not be last. Walked in busy little pub full with people trying there wonderful beers an also few table with people eating. Couldn’t decide what...More

Thank with2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very professional friendly staff. A very good place to try all different beers . I had the sea bass which was aboustely beautiful and cooked really well .The salmon potato fish cake that it came with tasted really good too. It was presented really well...More

Thank Jheads
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Belgian Monk is one of my favourite restaurants in Norwich. They have an extensive mussels menu - all of which are absolutely divine - and come with a portion of chips and warm bread to mop up the delicious sauce. The restaurant also has...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in for a quick mussel meal......perfect, and to enjoy the beer 🤗Staff so friendly and helpful

Thank Linda B
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Questions & Answers
4 April 2018|
Response from Honeywitch | Reviewed this property |
I’m not the Belgian Monk - you’d need to ask them. :-)
Naomi U
12 March 2017|
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Response from Keith R | Reviewed this property |
Not that I aware of
Judi I
13 October 2016|
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Response from Laurence S | Reviewed this property |
I believe there are. It might be worth checking out online as I think the beer menu is available.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Belgian, Bar, European, British, Pub, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Pottergate, Norwich, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Norfolk  >  Norwich
  • Phone Number: +44 1603 767222
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