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Market Bistro

11 Saturday Market Place, King's Lynn PE30 5DQ, England
+44 1553 771483
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good17%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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12:00 AM - 2:00 PMAll hours
European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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11 Saturday Market Place, King's Lynn PE30 5DQ, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Christmas lunch on Christmas Day was totally amazing. We have dined here on many occasions and every meal is a delight. We have never been disappointed and the food is always cooked to perfection and beautifully presented and served. Thanks to all the staff for...More

Thank UsTwoOutTogether
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

You have to visit to appreciate the food, words just doesn’t do it justice, unbelievably tasty food, presented beautifully, with little tasters throughout each course

Thank bankslollyb
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked this morning to take my husband for a birthday lunch today. They were extremely pleasant on the phone, checking for allergies etc. Due to traffic congestion we were over 20 mins late, but we did phone and let them know. It didn't phase...More

Thank R E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The staff were utterly charming as they graciously brought delicate course after delicate course, and then a substantial goose main; each accompanied by a wine selected to complement the dish. We left charmed, and uplifted - and not at all weighed down by too much...More

Thank Gerry V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with friends, a very nice restaurant with a a limited menu which is changed frequently, the food was superb, and there was an interesting wine list, which featured English wines. A really good place to visit and definitely recommend.

Thank Dikky
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Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

There is nothing to dislike about this cosy restaurant. Everything is done with great attention to details and it is clear to see that all of the staff live what they do. Well done market bistro. Your reputation is richly deserved.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 15 December 2017

Enjoyed a fabulous evening in the cosy surrounding's. The service was great and the food was excellent. We would recommend both the pork and the cod dishes. The wine was very good and there was a really good atmosphere.

Thank Richard R
Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

The food was excellent really innovative and of a fantastic standard. Lovely setting and staff fantastic

Thank Collette J
Reviewed 5 December 2017

Despite its Michelin Star, this is a warm cosy and friendly restaurant without pretensions of grandeur. The place is steeped in history and is set in one of the most beautiful areas in the historic town of King’s Lynn; you can see the Minster from...More

Thank Richard E
Reviewed 24 November 2017

Spur of the moment lunch, great welcome and treated like VIP's. excellent food,halibut and the belly pork cooked perfectly, could not be faulted, we will return!!!

Thank Y5489KVdavidl
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Mo F
18 September 2017|
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Response from John E | Reviewed this property |
Most are £12 at lunch although a couple of dishes may be £17. Evenings they range from £13 to £24
Pat P
22 May 2017|
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Response from MikeandWendy01 | Reviewed this property |
11 Saturday Market Place, King's Lynn, Norfolk, PE30 5DQ
Emma B
24 October 2015|
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Response from sinbad68 | Reviewed this property |
Yes Emma, they do cater for vegetarians, give them a call, theyre very warm, friendly and im sure theyll be happy to suggest some vegetarian dishes.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 14 - US$ 27
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
12:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
12:00 AM - 2:00 PM
12:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 Saturday Market Place, King's Lynn PE30 5DQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Norfolk  >  King's Lynn
  • Phone Number: +44 1553 771483
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Small, family run, informal bistro with an emphasis on casual dining using local, sustainable produce. Owned and loved by chef owner Richard and his wife Lucy.
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