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Address: Tombland, Norwich, England
Phone Number: +44 1603 666071
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Nice area

Situated by the cathedral. Tombland is a medieval market area with interesting frontages and a good restaurant

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Hereford, United Kingdom
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Essex, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

As per title is an area rather than an individual attraction. Would possibly be a must for some people but there are many other attractions in Norwich that should be visited before this area eg. Anglican and Catholic Cathedrals & castle

Thank BigSteve85
Hereford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Situated by the cathedral. Tombland is a medieval market area with interesting frontages and a good restaurant

Thank Pinkertonx
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Never eaten in Prezzo before so wondered what to expect. Pleasantly surprised. Fast service, good food and nice atmosphere. Definitely recommend the Calzone, packed full and huge! Overall a good first visit which won't be my last.

Thank Richard I
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Tombland is situated next to the Cathedral area, and presumably centuries ago was a burial area. Besides the old buildings, Tombland has gained the reputation of the main eating area in Norwich, with many restaurants to choose from Italian, Japanese, Steak, Indian, etc. If you are visiting Norwich and wish to eat, it is worth going to Tombland to look... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We are so lucky to have such a beutiful part of our city offering such varied food and sites. Lobster restaurant, Japanese, Thai and some of the better chains and with a backdrop of the cathedral. There is a taxi rank and bus stops.

Thank SmartDamo
Pontefract, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Norwich is a beautiful city but one area not to be missed is Tombland.With its old buildings and cobbled streets,Some lovely interesting shops and restaurants.Don't miss the monument to honour nurse Edith Cavell beside the arched entrance to the cathedral square.A really feel good atmosphere.

Thank Goron58
Felixstowe, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

The name 'Tombland' in this instance was not a burial ground. The name comes from two Old English words meaning 'open ground', or an empty space. it was used as the main market place for Norwich.

Thank Felixstowe2016
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

Potter around and take in the peace and quiet of this area-you get a real feel for the mediaeval back story to Norwich

Thank Julie R
Norwich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

this is a lovely part of norwich with a variety of pubs and restaurants in lovely old buildings.with the restaurants ranging from lobsters restaurants to italian restaurants to having the best steak restaurant in norwich,the edith cavell.there is an excellent hotel at one end(the maids head) with all the restaurants in the middle and at the other many fine bars,and... More 

Thank David H
Norwich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

This is a must area to visit in Norwich the old world charm will be of great interest to those of you that love historic streets and buildings. Walking around will not disappoint there are so many sites of interest in this lovely old world part of the City. The Cathedral and gardens are nearby you can visit historic pubs... More 

Thank Michael H

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