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Market Bistro

11 Saturday Market Place, King's Lynn PE30 5DQ, England
+44 1553 771483
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pollock” (19 reviews)
“pork cheeks” (12 reviews)
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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 4 days ago via mobile

If you love good food and are in Kings Lynn, then don't bother looking elsewhere, just go to the Market Bistro. I am a very critical customer when it comes to food & have eaten at many places around the capitals of the world and...More

Thank gmunday2
Reviewed 5 days ago

An amazing experience, definitely not to be missed if you are a foodie! We stumbled across this during the daytime and booked for dinner not knowing what to expect. The food was fabulous, so fresh and the flavours were perfect together and extremely creative. We...More

Thank mail220
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a joy to have found this restaurant. The food was absolutely delicious. Never before have I had anything served with a coal emulsion but I have to say it was considerably better than it sounds. Perfectly cooked quails' eggs and asparagus are what it...More

Thank Redxjs
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited Market Bistro once again recently, and, as always, enjoyed an incredible meal. We had a friend visiting from America and wanted to show her the best of British cuisine - she was, of course, very impressed. Thanks, Lucy, Richard and team, for another...More

2  Thank Hellopaul
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went to the Market Bistro for our anniversary and had an absolutely top notch meal! It was the first time we had visited this lovely restaurant and it's definitely not going to be the last! Service was excellent - attentive, polite but not to...More

1  Thank DJLoupy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

KL isn't a foodie destination but the Market Bistro really does serve good stuff. Pork cheek starter was a highlight. Cromer crab with beetroot gazpacho didn't work for me. The crab was white meat, and completely overwhelmed by the strength of the beetroot. Chicken, cod...More

Thank MarkFromEaling
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First visit to Kings Lynn. Dined at Market Bistro and enjoyed a friendly relaxed atmosphere and truly amazing food. Could not fault it. Staff were pleasant, helpful and attentive. Food was well priced, presentation incredible and tasted divine. A wonderful family run business. A real...More

1  Thank DocRuth75
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went tonight with my fiancée and daughter and had a truly amazing night. We went to l'enclume last month and although there were far fewer courses at market bistro I thought the food quality was comparable for a fraction of the price. The host Lucy...More

1  Thank David L
Reviewed 21 May 2017

We went here on a trip to Kings Lynn for a few days based on previous reviews. This is what we would refer to as an 'old fashioned' restaurant. There is always a choice of a roast dinner as well as lots of other menu...More

Thank SueandPeteK
Reviewed 20 May 2017

Exceptionally delicious and creative food, great service and good value. What more could you want. Thank you so much.

1  Thank Robert S
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Pat P
The address!!!!
22 May 2017|
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11 Saturday Market Place, King's Lynn, Norfolk, PE30 5DQ
Emma B
Hi, do you cater for vegetarians? The sample menu doesn't state anything suitable for veggies.
24 October 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 14 - US$ 27
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
18:00 - 20:30
18:00 - 20:30
00:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 20:30
00:00 - 14:00
00:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
00:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
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
  • E-mail
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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