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The Belgian Monk

) #26 of 653 Restaurants in Norwich $$ - $$$ , , European
7 Pottergate, Norwich, England
+44 1603 767222
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“mussels” (335 reviews)
“tartiflette” (18 reviews)
“fruit beer” (40 reviews)
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Belgian, Bar, European, British, Pub, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
7 Pottergate, Norwich, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Very good lunchtime food. Beer's a tad pricey but altogether a good experience all round. Will be going back.

Thank Kevin B
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

It's interesting to see the views from visitors who note that the beer seems to be rather expensive. It is. It can range from £3-£5 for a half pint, depending on your pick. By no means however, is this confined to The Belgian Monk. Belgian...More

Thank Dom B
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Took visiting family who wanted to visit after we told them about it. She was not disappointed. We had mussels - Thai style and traditional. They were delicious and filling. One of our party had the a scallop skewer and was very happy with it....More

Thank Sarah Louise R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Without going to Belgium, this is about as good as it gets in the UK. A wide selection of Belgian beers in bottles and several on draught - alcohol percentages are clear on the board, so beware ..... it's the taste that matters.

Thank DrDarwin
Reviewed 1 week ago

Prententiuous and well over priced, but still popular, but at an equivelent of around £12.00 per pint it is not the place for me.

Thank cargocycles
Reviewed 1 week ago

There are plenty of places to eat in beautiful, historic Norwich but we were looking for something slightly different from the norm when we stumbled on the Belgian Monk. At 6pm on a weekday the place was already busy so instead of waiting for a...More

Thank Tripkit5
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant is situated in another lovely lane of Norwich, with cobbled streets outside and close to many other areas of beauty and historical note. This mock-tudor pub is not really a bar, and as it is not a Delirium, I'm not surprised that they...More

Thank Yhapster
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The huge menu provides lots of choice for anyone! And there is a whole separate vegan menu which was brilliant. I would argue there is more choice here than in the exclusively veggie and vegan restaurants in Norwich! Decent size portions too, which is always...More

Thank Ellee D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a selection of Belgian beers. From about 4% up to 12% Just a complete surprise in Norwich lanes. Good service, cracking beer. Loved it.

Thank landmxf
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's more expensive than your average pub however its good place to visit if you want a different choice of beverages to choose from.

Thank GCYPhotography
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Naomi U
12 March 2017|
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Response from Keith R | Reviewed this property |
Not that I aware of
Judi I
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.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
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, Kids, 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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