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The Wine Cellar

££ - £££European, British,
8 Guildhall Hill | City Centre, Norwich NR2 1JG, England
+44 1603 886100
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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European, British, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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8 Guildhall Hill | City Centre, Norwich NR2 1JG, England
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Reviewed 12 August 2015 via mobile

The food here is sublime! Why it's not top of the list Norwich goodness only knows. To start, seared scallops perfectly cooked with no coral, roast watermelon (something new for me) perfect - as was the fantastic herb salad. The main of herb roasted cod,...More

4  Thank rspjones
Reviewed 3 August 2015 via mobile

The wine cellar or what used to be the wine press still has its regulars and new customers Will enjoy a friendly non pub atmosphere with good service and a 40s plus clientele.. Good wine, chilled beers and a good chef with a table de...More

2  Thank Wolves2810
Reviewed 29 July 2015 via mobile

We went on a Tuesday which it turns out is live music night and the saxophonist lady was on.... She was A-MAZ-ING! The food was scrummy and the service was relaxed but friendly

1  Thank anniepankles
Reviewed 17 July 2015

Love this place which is tucked away from the hustle and bustle of Norwich - prosecco by the glass, excellent service with a smile and the food is divine!

4  Thank cherrypotts
Reviewed 5 July 2015 via mobile

The cellar is located just off the main square in Norwich through a small passageway which then opens onto a small courtyard set with tables and chairs, where drinks can be enjoyed. The wine cellar itself is obviously down a further set of stairs. We...More

1  Thank Graham S
Reviewed 30 June 2015

lovely feel very friendly and the food was sublime i will return again, the staff are friendly but not obtrusive and nothing was to much trouble the desert especially the chocolate pave was delightful

2  Thank jamiethetruth
Reviewed 9 June 2015

Went for a meal. Very quiet - only one other table all the time we were there. Food was average - the vegetarian option two our group had was awful. Helpful staff. Perhaps this is best as what the label says - a Wine Bar....More

Thank Ken A
Reviewed 18 May 2015

The meal was possibly the best I have ever have. We both enjoy the food and looking around at other tables so did very body else. The only downside is that the restaurant its self is a bit run down. The loo's are not at...More

1  Thank Bubbles190
Reviewed 13 May 2015

While looking for somewhere new to have lunch in Norwich we spotted a menu board for The Wine Cellar in Guildhall Hill and the new summer choices looked appealing. The bar area was busy but we were quickly shown to a table in the attractive...More

3  Thank pamrix
Reviewed 13 May 2015 via mobile

Searched Google for "wine bars near me" and The Wine Cellar was closest. What a great find. Enjoyed the Red wines by glass - particularly the Robertson's South African Cabernet Sauvingnon. But what really surprised and delighted was the fantastic dinner menu with wonderful seasonal...More

2  Thank rspjones
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:30 - 16:30
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
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.
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