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The Belgian Monk

) #25 of 631 Restaurants in Norwich ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Belgian, Bar, European
7 Pottergate, Norwich, England
+44 1603 767222
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“mussels” (327 reviews)
“tartiflette” (18 reviews)
“fruit beer” (38 reviews)
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Belgian, Bar, European, British, Pub, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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7 Pottergate, Norwich, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great vegetarian menu, but beware, a starter and a main will double your waistline! The prices are a little high, but on the plus side you get what you pay for. A very popular place, so get there early at lunch to beat the rush....More

Thank dominion c
Reviewed 1 week ago

Me and the wife travelled to Norwich with our eldest daughter on a business trip. We dined at this rather charming looking Belgian restaurant called The Belgian Monk. We were warmly greeted on our arrival and shown to our table. The interior décor of the...More

Thank 811michael
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I tried the food here for the first time at a work do recently, having been a couple of times in the past for a drink. I was impressed by the reasonably priced and authentically Belgian/Dutch menu on offer with the "Dubbel Deal" (2 meals...More

Thank annie8923
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We regularly visit the Belgian Monk, purely for the fantastic range of quality beers they serve. Trappiste Rochefort 10, Oude Geuze Boon and St Bernardus Tripel are personal favourites and the Ter Dolen Kriek (Cherry Beer) is a great refreshing beer. Not a place for...More

Thank David F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've been coming here on a regular basis for years. The food is delicious, the beers are delicious. The garden area is nice. The staff are always nice. I have never had anything to complain about here. If you like tasty food and beer, then...More

Thank Emma L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We managed to get a table at the ever popular Belgian Monk (definitely book in advance!) I had the trout and my boyfriend the duck. Both were amazing. Staff very friendly and helpful. Would love to try their mussles next! Prices were a little high...More

Thank Ella D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love this place. The vegetarian and vegan selection is huge and great quality. I particular love ordering coffee for a shot of advocate on the side...mmmm. If you get there at the right time they do great offers on 2 meals off a selective...More

Thank nlaldous
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Booked for 6 friends celebrating a birthday weekend in Norwich. Needed somewhere nice for lunch that also catered for vegans. Such an extensive menu for everyone, including wines and beers. Food was faultless, so was the service. Had a really enjoyable couple of hours here....More

Thank Gypsy J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had my leaving do here and as we went early we all had food from the Early Bird menu which was excellent value. Vegans and vegetarians are well catered for. Even with such a high number of people and some who were late, the...More

Thank TiggerNorfolk
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I booked this restaurant on recommendation but it failed to deliver. The beer was fantastic so I have no gripe there. The food was the problem. My mum is unable to eat a starter and a main but was not allowed to order two starters....More

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Naomi U
Do you allow dogs in the bar area ????
12 March 2017|
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Response from Keith R | Reviewed this property |
Not that I aware of
Judi I
Are there any gluten free beer(s) at all ?
13 October 2016|
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.
12 October 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 40
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, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
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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