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Relish Restaurant & Bar

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Old Street | Newton Flotman, Norwich NR15 1PD, England
+44 1508 470548
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Norwich, United Kingdom
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180 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 198 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 27, 2016

We had been to this restaurant before and had very good meals on several occasions, but not on this one . The menu has now changed to more like a Tapas selection and optioned like B'nou in Norwich where you chose if you wish to opt in or not , it's successful at Bnou but didn't work here , or... More 

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 21, 2016 via mobile

We had a fantastic evening with the new 'fire and feast' concept at Relish! The 11 dishes were presented beautifully and tasted exceptional. I especially enjoyed the mackerel which was cooked to perfection. Sitting outdoors in the quaint gardens watching the kitchen at work was a real theatre experience. If you are looking to go somewhere which allows you to... More 

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Thank S_Stevens92
Norwich, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 16, 2016

After hearing about the new concept me and my partner decided to try the menu on Friday and were surprised at the beautiful garden area we were met with on arrival. With a full restaurant and an amazing atmosphere we were shown to our table by a lovely member of staff, all very attentive. The 11 course taster menu, all... More 

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Thank 13487577
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 14, 2016

Had heard good things when it was a normal restaurant, so decided to try their new style dining where everyone has to be there at 7.30pm I can see why there was only 15 people. first impression is the place is filthy. Secondly the smoke from the fire is very overpowering dont wear good clothes as everything smells like a... More 

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NorwichNorfolkfoodie, Owner at Relish Restaurant & Bar, responded to this review

Thank you for using trip advisor I recall you visiting as from arrival it was obvious that we were going to struggle to please you Admittedly It was a quieter evening with 20 guests all deciding to dine outside on white tableclothed patio tables The style of dining is outside cooking using four different fires offering various cooking techniques and... More 

Norwich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 13, 2016 via mobile

We visited last night for the 1st time since the change of concept and we were truly blown away. We sat near the outside bar and had an amazing view of the chefs at work, the atmosphere is relaxed and surroundings beautiful. The new menu is a great idea, enabling you to choose what courses you have as they are... More 

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Thank ellielking123
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 31, 2016 via mobile

I was given a voucher for my birthday, so we decided to sample the 11 course taster menu. The bar/restaurant is in a lovely setting, and is very oldy worldy. The whole evening was extremely well organised and a very well thought out concept, with the option to eat, share or refuse each dish (you only pay for what you... More 

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Thank saraholi
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 20, 2016

Visited this restaurant with 2 daughters and grandson had a lovely rustic feel to the place .We all had the ribeye steaks and some very tasty soup it was delicious .We would definitely like to come back again .

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Thank Carol P
Newport, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 13, 2016

What a genius idea this restaurant has come up with. We sat outside and I really appreciated the way the tables were arranged so we could have intimacy within the communal dining experience. The atmosphere was just so relaxing and it was a joy to watch the Chef and his team in action beside the crackling and the smell of... More 

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Thank zaz525
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 11, 2016 via mobile

We were a bit concerned that the food and menu had changed but if you like a bit of a change the theatre of chefs cooking over wood grills is great to watch yes it is a bit smokey but great smells and atmosphere loved the old fine dine but this is more social and relax way of dining the... More 

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Thank JayJay13579
East Anglia, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 11, 2016 via mobile

Had driven past and saw the new contemporary signs so booked in Saturday night Wow! What a great experience It was like having a taster menu but having the opportunity to opt out of dishes - I didn't! We choose to sit out and during the evening we were offered hot water bottles and blankets and big lanterns with church... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$16 - $62
Cuisine
European, British
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Old Street | Newton Flotman, Norwich NR15 1PD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Norfolk  >  Norwich
  • Phone Number: +44 1508 470548

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?