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The Showground

££ - £££, British,
Dereham Rd | Longwater Interchange New Costessey, Norwich NR5 0TL, England
+44 1603 749140
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good31%
  • Average21%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible12%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Dereham Rd | Longwater Interchange New Costessey, Norwich NR5 0TL, England
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Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Every couple of months myself and 2 friends meet for ages together over breakfast. We always have the full breakfast. Great choice, quantity of each item is your choice along with how cooked. Excellent variety. You are not hassled in any way. All the staff...More

Thank V8jct
Reviewed 17 July 2017

today we worked really hard on DIY in the garden, we were hot and worn out, so we showered, jumped in the car and headed 4 miles to the show ground. i had a salmon en route which was delicious and my husband had the...More

Thank tinajb22
Reviewed 14 July 2017

I have dined here many times during the evening. Some visits the Meal is excellent value, well prepared with fast polite service. Other visits it is a disaster, poor service badly cooked and presented. I call the Manager and return it and they apologise and...More

Thank i_am_grumpy_old_git
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

I visited with my daughter last Saturday afternoon following a visit to the UEA open day. Our meal was delicious, but also there were only two staff working, who were absolutely brilliant. Despite only being two of them, they were both very friendly and ensured...More

Thank Barn1967
Reviewed 4 July 2017

Visited a couple of times recently and must say that the mains are continuously improving. It is a handy place to visit with little ones as my wife feels comfortable to breast feed in one of the little booths. Beef rib wellington and the pulled...More

Thank SmartDamo
Reviewed 3 July 2017

Very pleasant lunch, slight mishap one meal missed from order resulting in one member of our party having to wait for their meal.

Thank smiffy2017
Reviewed 27 June 2017

Popped in for a quick evening meal that didn't disappoint. We were greeted and served by friendly helpful staff who seemed more up-beat and motivated than on previous visits. We have been coming here on and off for about 15 yrs but not so much...More

Thank Gleaming1
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Went for a quick and​ local evening meal, was greeted quickly on arrival and all staff were smiling. Service was quick and our waiter Luca was very polite and helpful with recommendations. Good food and good price

Thank JonathanGes67811
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Came hear for tea one night as to tired to cook after work, this restaurant is cheap and cheerful, the staff are perfect couldn't ask for better welcoming and very loverly overall, beautiful seating plan and very spacious, had the perfect chicken breast with bacon...More

Thank Passoutking
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Had a meal deal as the place is next door to a Premier Inn. Good menu. Steak was great, well cooked and rested. Burgers meaty. Sweet Potato fries are super. Beer nice and cold. Staff attentive. Service not too fast but..... worth the wait.

Thank davidsallyy
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$13
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Dereham Rd | Longwater Interchange New Costessey, Norwich NR5 0TL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Norfolk  >  Norwich
  • Phone Number: +44 1603 749140
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At the Showground Table Table we welcome all, weather it be a family get together, meeting friends, a quick stop or business we offer a varied menu of classic, British pub food. To View all our offers or book a table please visit our website. Don't forget to sign up to one of our Tasty Reward cards for even more offers grab a card on your next visit.
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