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The Three Cooks

) #1 of 24 Restaurants in Bungay ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Asian, , British
Aldeby House Cellar | 1 Market Place, Bungay NR35 1AP, England
+44 1986 896880
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Overview
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average2%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“rice pudding” (13 reviews)
“pork belly” (12 reviews)
“green curry” (10 reviews)
Closed
All hours
CUISINES
Asian, Cambodian, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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Value
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LOCATION
Aldeby House Cellar | 1 Market Place, Bungay NR35 1AP, England
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1 - 10 of 193 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First visit with extended family. None of us had a bad word about any aspect ; service was available but not intrusive, environment was relaxing, food was excellent and varied without being expensive. Think I had my best ever green curry and it's not even...More

Thank sharkey777
TheThreeCooks, Manager at The Three Cooks, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for giving us a 5 star review. We are glad you enjoyed everything about your visit. We hope you will return to try the Cambodian Rice Pudding, which is delicious. We do offer some other Cambodian dishes - Cambodian breakfast (barbecued pork), Cambodian...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Looks quaint and we are always wanting to try out other cuisines and flavours snd meeting family near by it was handy but proved to be a little gem...unusual dector and quaint and homely...service was prompt although the waitress was very young she got it...More

Thank norfolkjo
TheThreeCooks, Manager at The Three Cooks, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your glowing review recommending us. We are glad you all enjoyed your food, and we converted you to tofu! We hope to have the opportunity to serve you again soon. Thanks again for taking the time to review us.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ashamed to say that being local we've only just visited this restaurant for the first time, phoning on the evening for a late booking. Was not disappointed, I had Pork Spring Rolls for starters, and Chicken Green Curry with jasmine rice for main course. My...More

Thank PetethePomInspector
TheThreeCooks, Manager at The Three Cooks, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you very much for giving us 5 stars for everything. We are glad you appreciated the food, service and our wide range of local bottled beers. We are pleased you plan to return soon. Once again many thanks for taking the time to review...More

Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Went for a family meal. Super service from friendly staff. Great variety of choice on the menu. Lovely meal and really tasty.

Thank Sarah C
TheThreeCooks, Manager at The Three Cooks, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2017

Thank you very much for your 5 star review. We are glad you enjoyed everything about your meal. We hope you will visit us again soon.

Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

We went to the cooks last night and had the most amazing meal, I can't sell it enough, it's a nice atmosphere and a friendly waitress but the food set this place apart, it was so fresh and so enjoyable I couldn't recommend it enough,...More

Thank Jacob Y
TheThreeCooks, Manager at The Three Cooks, responded to this reviewResponded 3 June 2017

Thank you very much for your wonderful review. We are glad you enjoyed your meal and your visit so much. Thanks for your recommendation. We hope you will come again soon.

Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

This place is amazing. The best food I have had in a while. I tried a few places in Bungay while here in an audit and was not impressed until I found this gem. Make your way here if you want great food and friendly...More

Thank Rose M
TheThreeCooks, Manager at The Three Cooks, responded to this reviewResponded 2 June 2017

Thanks very much for writing a lovely review and sharing your thoughts we really appreciate it and hope you can come back to Bungay soon.

Reviewed 24 May 2017

We have always had a good meal here, but, I'm afraid we had a disappointing meal, as my husband ordered duck, some of which was very dry and he was unable to eat, because it had dried out. No sorry or apology. The table cloth...More

Thank wendy f
TheThreeCooks, Manager at The Three Cooks, responded to this reviewResponded 2 June 2017

Thank you for your review. We are reviewing the menu description of the duck dish. We are sorry you had an unhappy experience and would appreciate more details if you could ring 01986 89 69 53 and ask for Stuart so we could stop this...More

Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Visited on a Thursday evening with friends based upon earlier Trip Advisor reviews. The restaurant is cosy and located in what appears to be a basement so this does restrict the amount of natural light entering the restaurant. Ordered drinks whilst perusing the menu and...More

1  Thank Flying_Demon
TheThreeCooks, Manager at The Three Cooks, responded to this reviewResponded 2 June 2017

Thanks very much for your good and detailed review. I apologise for lack of draught beer, we would love to stock it (and drink it too!) but unfortunately we are already in the cellar thus no room for a beer cellar below us! Though I...More

Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

There's real pride here. The food is freshly prepared and tasty. It's a quirky place in a semi-basement with a menu that's part Cambodian and part English. The staff is friendly. A good local stand-by.

Thank SajNorfolk
TheThreeCooks, Manager at The Three Cooks, responded to this reviewResponded 13 May 2017

Thank you very much for your review. We are glad you enjoyed our individuality. We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

Really delicious fresh food with a choice of Asian and Western dishes all with fresh ingredients and packed with flavour. A small restaurant so book in advance. Lovely, friendly owners. Good selection of drinks - alcoholic and non - such as coconut water or homemade...More

Thank gemcarnell
TheThreeCooks, Manager at The Three Cooks, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2017

Thank you for your appreciative review. We are glad you liked our wide selection of drinks as well as the food. Our chef, Chan, caters for special requirements from diners as far as possible. Gluten and other allergens are listed on our allergen matrix available...More

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Seasidegirl605
21 July 2016|
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Response from Stuart O |
Hi the restaurant is accessible and we have a separate disabled restroom. But being honest its not that easy to enter as we are in a cellar, we raised the floor of the entrance so the ramp would not be so steep, but leaves... More
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Seasidegirl605
21 July 2016|
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Response from Billboard-Bloke | Reviewed this property |
No not really, difficult access and quite small and confined inside
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goggin2808
10 January 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 13 - US$ 26
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Delivery, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:59 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:59 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:59 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:59 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Aldeby House Cellar | 1 Market Place, Bungay NR35 1AP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Bungay
  • Phone Number: +44 1986 896880
  • E-mail
Description
Family run Restaurant, Takeaway & Caterers with licensed bar serving traditional English and Oriental Delights. Excellently prepared, fresh home made food with the majority of our ingredients sourced locally. All special dietary requirements can be catered for. Our head chef, Chan O'Neill, originates from Cambodia. She has been a chef in Cambodia, Thailand, Japan and the UK. From creating sushi in Japan to fine dining English cuisine, Chan makes delicious food with whatever she turns her hand to. We are now located in the cosy cellar of Aldeby House. Main entrance door located at the top of the hill on Bridge Street. We look forward to serving you.
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