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Bishop's Dining Room & Wine Bar

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8-10 St. Andrews Hill, Norwich NR2 1AD, England
01603 767321
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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Wed - Sun 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Was treated to a birthday lunch here from my daughter and her partner, lucky for me her partners father is the charming Alex, Bishop's proprietor. Lovely atmosphere and the food is just delicious. Can't wait to be invited back

Thank Breaka
Norwich, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Wonderful dinner with another couple last Saturday night. The food was excellent and we were really well looked after by Alex and his team in the cosy and relaxed atmosphere that is Bishop's. Looking forward to next time !

Thank Mark S
Norwich, United Kingdom
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100 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Regular readers of TripAdvisor must be tired of my frequent reviews of this splendid restaurant, but it really is our favourite! Lunch today, preceding a matinee of "Bridget Jones Baby" at a local cinema. A perfect day! Exceptional starters, my gougons of plaice were delicious, and I was offered a piece of my wife's Orange and Whiskey cured Salmon. Almost... More 

Thank decoaddict
London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very disappointed as the portion sizes are severely undersized and do not come anywhere near to representing value for money. The owner should take a look at what Benedict's Restaurant offers for similar prices and up their game. I have never given a bad review before of any restaurant but felt compelled to do so now.

Thank Cath57phs
Norwich, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is kept for special occasions as it's very classy. Lovely linen, sparkling glasses and cutlery makes for an almost unique atmosphere in restaurants these days. The staff, although young, are very pleasant and unpatronising to their customers. Book well in advance as even lunchtimes get very busy and are great value for two or three courses.

Thank Kennedymg148
Southwold, Suffolk
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70 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our close friends booked Bishops for their Wedding Breakfast, it was a very small gathering, just twelve of us and their choice was fabulous. I have had lunch here before and was very impressed then and again everything about our experience was faultless. It made for a very special lunch in intimate surroundings with fabulous food and drinks. We were... More 

Thank hubbotrelo
Norwich, United Kingdom
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108 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My lady friend took me here in Friday 16th September to celebrate my new job. As usual, Alex was the perfect host!! More importantly, the food and wine and service was at its usually high standard!! We will be bringing our best Pallies here very soon to enjoy the delights of the place too!!

Thank paulchristy
Norwich, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Absolutely adore Bishops. We had our wedding reception there 4 years ago and the food + service was second to none. Alex is a true gentleman and looks after all of his guests very well. We only return on special occasions ( such as wedding anniversary) only because this place is so special to us and we want keep it... More 

Thank Dalia C
Leeds, United Kingdom
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102 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a only a small venue so you really need to book. We couldn't fault the food it was lovely, every mouthful a real joy. The menu doesn't really prepare you for food this good. We would certainly recommend the food at this establishment. We thought the three course menu at £35 was excellent value. And I am now... More 

Thank intrepidtravellerx2
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Once again a wonderful evening meal in a well designed restaurant with excellent attentive service. The food was well prepared, beautiful presented and really tasty. The only complaint you can possibly have here is that the menu a little limited, but i really enjoyed it.

Thank Marc G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special occasions, Romantic
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: 01603 767321
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?