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The Wine Cellar

8 Guildhall Hill | City Centre, Norwich NR2 1JG, England
+44 1603 886100
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
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“pork belly” (5 reviews)
“mash” (5 reviews)
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British, Wine Bar, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
8 Guildhall Hill | City Centre, Norwich NR2 1JG, England
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Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

We visited here on a Friday lunch time in half term. It was busy but not noisy. My friend had suggested coming here as she has several allergies but knew she could find fresh and healthy food here. I decided on the Arnold Bennett omelette...More

2  Thank Niki G
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Had a lovely meal nicely presented. Starters were Binham blue with poached pears, pressed pork belly and smoked salmon. Mains were Sea Bream, honeyed duck and chicken, all very tasty. The only odd thing was that by 8.30pm they had run out of prawns and...More

1  Thank pgsnapper
Reviewed 9 March 2017

A nice lunch with my wife, tasty food and good service, washed down with a good crisp bottle of Gavi

1  Thank John G
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Actually walked past the entrance twice before realising where this bar / restaurant is. Just popped in for some post shopping / pre-dinner drinks. Very chilled out, decent selection of wines at reasonable prices. Would not hesitate to return for lunch or dinner as menu...More

1  Thank docfun
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

Not our first trip to the wine cellar and certainly won't be our last! One of Norwich olden gems. Such a lovely old building that gives the bar so much character. Very comfortable bar with lots of drinks on offer. The 60th was set further...More

1  Thank Soren R
Reviewed 17 February 2017

My wife and I have lunched at The Wine Cellar many times before and expect to do so many times again because we like the menu, the wine list, the central location and the general ambience. We make short visits to Norwich fairly frequently and...More

1  Thank Paul B
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Visited Norwich with my brothers to surprise her for her birthday and when we said we were coming here for lunch she was delighted. Having then sat down for lunch we were not disappointed! Great food, great service, great atmosphere! Can't wait to revisit

1  Thank Jeremy L
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Came here with my partner for Valentine's Day. The food was absolutely stunning and brilliant for the price. The wine was also really good and great value. We shared a bottle of the porcupine which was delicious. The venue is really unique but the lights...More

1  Thank Jess I
Reviewed 13 February 2017

My girlfriend and I visited this restaurant for an early Valentines celebration, and it was absolutely perfect. The food and drink were of an exceptionally high standard, and the prices of everything were very reasonable. The service was also top notch (shout-out to Cathy!). Me...More

1  Thank alsimmykins
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Beautiful cellar bar with restaurant. Generously spaced tables; polite, engaging and efficient service; reasonable prices; excellent food. This is a place I'd take someone to make them feel they were being made a fuss of. Very pleasant. Lunchtime main courses priced from about £8 to...More

1  Thank CFDGS707
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 - 16:30
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:30
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Guildhall Hill | City Centre, Norwich NR2 1JG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Norfolk  >  Norwich
  • Phone Number: +44 1603 886100
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The Wine Cellar is a piece of gourmet heaven born from an ethos of gorgeous wine, great food, and generous service. Come and join us.