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The Lawyer

££ - £££British, ,
12 - 14 Wensum Street, Norwich NR3 1HY, England
+44 1603 633122
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good34%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (3 reviews)
“thai food” (11 reviews)
“sunday roast” (7 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 23:00All hours
British, Pub, Bar, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
12 - 14 Wensum Street, Norwich NR3 1HY, England
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1 - 10 of 118 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There were only 2 of us so more a visit of pubs. The Lawyer looks a little uninviting from the outside as it is quite dark. Do not let this put you off. The pub is lovely inside and the staff were very welcoming. Although...More

Thank Suzy S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Warning - my daughter was asked to attend for a trial shift today at 5:30pm. I know it was 5:30 because I was standing in the room when she confirmed the time. She turned up at 5:20 to be told by a real butch behind...More

Thank Ruth2805
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was opposite our hotel handy very friendly staff good range off beers and decent menu best pulled beer we had in Norwich give it a go

Thank alan h
Reviewed 25 July 2017

This is a lovely bar. I have been many times and have never been disappointed! I have taken friends that have visited Norwich and they have been quite taken by the place. Well worth a visit if you are in the area.

Thank stevensjohnc68
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

The staff who looked after us before and on the night of our party provided outstanding customer service and I would be surprised if anyone could beat it. The chef produced a wonderful selection of food for our guests (pulled pork and falafel home made...More

1  Thank Nicki65
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

A lovely spot to meet friends - I have also recently visited with family. Food was great on both occasions. Staff very nice. Did not feel under pressure to order in a hurry or to order vast quantities ( when I visited with girl friends...More

Thank Sarah K
Reviewed 2 April 2017

Nice pub offering a decent pint of ale accompanied by a hearty Sunday roast. Polite service and reasonably priced.

Thank ROBINONorwich
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Visited to try out the food of 42 King Street who have recently joined the Lawyer kitchen. Amazing food, fabulous staff and a warm, busy and inviting atmosphere. Will be back!

Thank baking_bad_
Reviewed 30 December 2016

Have not been here for about two years but we decided to do the walk along there towards Magdalen St. It hasn't changed much but it still had a good atmosphere. When we went it wasn't very busy so had lost the 'buzz' it used...More

Thank cherrypotts
Reviewed 16 November 2016

Stopped off here for pre dinner drinks, and post dinner ones too ! Arrived in town and got dropped off, a good selection of real ales on tap, and great (well in my taste) music in the background. After dinner, we came back to watch...More

Thank jetsettel
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Television, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Business meetings
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 - 14 Wensum Street, Norwich NR3 1HY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Norfolk  >  Norwich
  • Phone Number: +44 1603 633122
  • E-mail
Relaxed bistro-style dining through the whole week. Brunches at the weekend. Sunday Roasts.
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