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42 King Street

42 King Street, Norwich NR1 1PD, England
+44 1603 623971
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good15%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (81 reviews)
“lemon curd” (10 reviews)
“baked camembert” (11 reviews)
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International, Mediterranean, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
42 King Street, Norwich NR1 1PD, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We have been meaning to eat here for a wile after popping in for a cocktail and seeing the menu. The selection is great and ever changing. I could have gone for so many but we went for the seafood platter, charcuterie board and Thai...More

Thank david u
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came here for dinner while on work in Norwich. Chose it as it rated well and liked the idea of some tapas-style dining. I have to say I was not disappointed. The food was fresh and really good. I had some olives, a set of...More

Thank Jan H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wide range of dishes - with an international flavour rather than just Spanish. Everything is freshly prepared and well served. Helpings are quite generous, so it is sensible to limit your enthusiasm! Three of us were stuffed after sharing five dishes. Very pleasant staff. Surroundings...More

Thank Mr David P
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

Great evening with friends at this small and friendly restaurant, I had been once before and was a little concerned by some of the more recent reviews but absolutely no need. The food was great, loads of choices, and really reasonable prices when sharing lots...More

Thank Loves_Holidays85
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

Three of us enjoyed some very original dishes at this small ,quirky central Norwich eaterie. Whilst it is fair to call the type of eating tapas the food is pan European and not Spanish. The platters are diverse and enjoyable. We were well advised by...More

Thank NorwichNigel
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

Due to recent negative reviews we nearly didn't visit this restaurant again. We moved away and wanted to visit on a weekend away, but we are very glad that we did. Every plate that we ordered was delicious and as usual the food was unique....More

Thank George N
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Went for my partners birthday, the food was fab (baked Camembert to die for!) and the lady serving was very helpful!

Thank Hattie S
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

We had a table booked for 2 midweek. There was one other table there when we got there and another one when we left. We ordered 3 items to start with and a bottle of wine. We had finished the bottle of wine 1 hour...More

Thank Eleanor D
Reviewed 26 August 2018

Our second visit and as good as the first. I am not a vegan but went here with 5 friends and it was brilliant. Great food and lovely staff. I could not fault it at all. All you meat eaters must try this place as...More

2  Thank Pilchy86
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

I’ve been here twice now in the last few weeks and both times I’ve left really disappointed. On both occasions I have asked for a cocktail only for it to arrive not as expected. Both tiles I have questioned the drink with the staff only...More

1  Thank Sean S
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Questions & Answers
Tarne D
9 May 2017|
Response from 42KingStreet | Property representative |
We serve the same menu throughout the whole day. They're suitable for light lunches, and also indulgent dinners. It all depends on how many dishes you order.
sally j
22 April 2017|
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Response from Adventurer339908 | Reviewed this property |
There is no dress code, it's a chilled out vibe.
23 January 2017|
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Response from 42KingStreet | Property representative |
Our largest table would be 20 people, but there is also the option of a private hire for the evening then we could seat 25-30.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 42 King Street, Norwich NR1 1PD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Norfolk  >  Norwich
  • Phone Number: +44 1603 623971
  • E-mail
We are a friendly little cocktail and world tapas bar in central Norwich. We change the menus fairly regularly keeping things interesting and seasonal and put alot of love into what we do. We have an extension selection of spirits and a lovely selection of wines and beers. We are open from 10am - midnight Monday to Saturday. Serving coffee, lunch and tapas. Whether you want a well crafted cocktail, a tasty tapas dish or of course both, we are happy to have you! Hope to see you soon...
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