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All reviews maids head hotel elm hill historic area cobbled areas princes street cathedral grounds pubs and restaurants edith cavell interesting shops prince of wales take your time norwich cathedral step back in time ghost walk well worth a visit history plague
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Reviewed 3 days ago

As a local, my friends and I chose to stay in Tombland area as it by far has the best bars and eateries!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Dempsey M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A wonderful part of the city with some fantastic historical buildings and restaurants, explore some of the alleyways or enjoy a meal in one of the many excellent restaurants. A good place to start the evening in the fine city..

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Soundgesture
Reviewed 8 February 2019

Lots to see here. Restaurants, pubs, some shops and of course the Cathedral, which is very good. Parking is local as well.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank David24052709
Reviewed 1 February 2019

Tombland has to be part of your historic tour of Norwich. A small area outside the cathedral with many old house frontages, and a short walk from here to other historic areas. Several restaurants and the Maids Head Hotel are here.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank johnfX1850LX
Reviewed 26 January 2019

my visitors were entranced by Tombland, its history, the surrounding buildings and the churches in Princes Street.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank mgsnorwich
Reviewed 19 January 2019

this popular writer evokes such a feeling of being there, we just had to jump in the car and drive the four hours down the road from Yorkshire to Norwich to take a look, after realising that Tombland was not an imaginary gothic graveyard but...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Rick C
Reviewed 13 November 2018

Best approached up a little hill through an acncient gateway after you've toured the cathedral. Anyone with a smidging of historical knowledge and interest in architecture will be fascinated with this area. get yourself a good guide book and explore the area properly. Plenty of...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank fishonsaturday
Reviewed 7 November 2018

And then it's the normal mayhem heading down to the 'witching hour' by the riverside. There are some extremely decent restaurants,Zizi's for one, and a tapas and a suchi, but the later it gets, the rowdier it gets. So book your taxis before the rush...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank maltese632017
Reviewed 28 October 2018

Tombland is a moments walk away from the city centre attractions, but it is more than worth it. No matter what time you visit there are places that offer great food and drink as well as friendly staff.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank WriterMarkH
Reviewed 1 October 2018

This was our first visit to Norwich, and I loved the history. Not only does the city have a Cathedral and a castle, it also boasts a delightful old section of beautifully preserved houses, old pubs and quaint cobbled streets. Hats off to the city...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Ethnee H
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