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The Street Cafe

147 Magdalen Street, Norwich NR3 1NF, England
+44 1603 766556
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Overview
  • Excellent83%
  • Very good14%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (5 reviews)
“fry ups” (4 reviews)
“black pudding” (6 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
147 Magdalen Street, Norwich NR3 1NF, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Having read the reviews here i thought I would find the best breakfast in Norwich. It is possible that I have found it here in this little cafe. Friendly staff and didn't have to wait long either. I always judge a breakfast by the quality...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank RAGINA
Smiffy96, Manager at The Street Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your review RAGINA.

Reviewed 9 December 2018 via mobile

Went here for a birthday breakfast and it did not disappoint. Huge portion size and well worth the money. Best fry up I’ve had in ages!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank caralouise6
Smiffy96, Manager at The Street Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you caralouise6! We really appreciate you taking your time to review us & so pleased you had a great experience! We hope to welcome you back very soon, Beth x

Reviewed 10 November 2018 via mobile

Second visit to The Street Cafe. Can’t rate it highly enough. Very friendly and efficient front of house and top quality produce and cooking. Four breakfasts arrived at our table pretty much at the same time, piping hot and beautifully cooked. Very good sized portions...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank johnw046
Smiffy96, Manager at The Street Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 16 November 2018

Thank you John for leaving us a fantastic review! We really appreciate all your all your positive feedback & we will be sure to keep our high standards up for your next visit!! Thanks again, Beth x

Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

Been three times now. The first I was struggling with my three and one year old alone and kindly asked the lady waitress to help strap the children’s seat to the wooden chair to be told ‘can’t really do that, we aren’t aloud’ even though...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Charlotte B
Smiffy96, Manager at The Street Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2018

Hi Charlotte, firstly I would like to say thank you for taking your time to review us. Secondly I would also just like to point out a few errors in your review - We are a family run business & do not employ 'frosty' members...More

Reviewed 14 October 2018

This cafe has a really nice homely retro feel to it and the staff are very friendly. The menu has a great range of choices at reasonable prices. The smoked salmon pancakes were absolutely delicious. The reason I cannot give a 5 star rating was...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Emmy C
Smiffy96, Manager at The Street Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2018

Hi Emmy C! Thank you so much for a lovely review & we are so pleased you thoroughly enjoyed your pancakes! It is such a shame you didn't let us know at the time though that you didn't enjoy your chai latte, we would of...More

Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

Service 5* Food 5* Atmosphere 5* Cleanliness 5* You really won't be disappointed coming here. First time I'd tryed white pudding and was lovely.More

Date of visit: September 2018
2  Thank l0rr41ne
Smiffy96, Manager at The Street Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2018

Thank you l0rr41ne for a great 5* review! We are so pleased you enjoyed your overall visit & also that you thoroughly enjoyed your new experience with our white pudding! Thank you for taking your time to review us & come & see us again...More

Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

well all I can say is if you have not had breakfast here then you really are missing out. the staff are helpfull the food is well I'll leave it up to you. all I am going to say is I've eaten breakfasts this place...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Justin T
Smiffy96, Manager at The Street Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2018

You are welcome Justin T! We really apricate you taking your time to leave us an A+ review! Thank you so much & we hope to see you again soon, Beth x

Reviewed 29 August 2018

I was staying at the nearby Premier Inn whilst on a short break to see Miss Saigon at the Theatre Royal. I get tired of hotel buffets in clinical surroundings and love to walk to nearby independent cafes. This one was only a pleasant 10...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Andrewms14
Smiffy96, Manager at The Street Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2018

Hi Andrewms14! Thank you so much for leaving us a superb review! We are extremely pleased to of ticked all the right boxes & look forwards to welcoming you back in September, thanks again, Beth x

Reviewed 27 August 2018

Consistently good, this cafe boasts an extensive menu. The staff are friendly and very efficient, and the service is excellent as is the quality of the food and it's preparation. I have never had a poor experience here, and would highly recommend eating here for...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Chris H
Smiffy96, Manager at The Street Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2018

Wow Chris! You have summed up everything which we aim to achieve on a daily basis! Thank you so much for an amazing review & we hope to welcome you back again soon, Beth x

Reviewed 24 August 2018

A lovely cafe, nice atmosphere with friendly staff and quick service! Excellent choice of food on the menu, came here with a friend and really enjoyed the vegetarian breakfast and pot of tea. Definitely a cafe to visit when in Norwich!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank gg0015
Smiffy96, Manager at The Street Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2018

Thank you for a great review gg0015! So pleased you had a great experience with us & enjoyed your vegetarian breakfast. Come & see us again when your next in Norwich! Beth x

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beccah535
23 February 2018|
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Response from Smiffy96 | Property representative |
only on tables of five or more 😁
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316RodSteward
12 November 2017|
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Response from Smiffy96 | Property representative |
There's a parking bay out front (2hrs). Or a pay and display on Edward street (200yrds)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$3 - US$15
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 13:30
Monday
08:00 - 15:30
Tuesday
08:00 - 15:30
Wednesday
08:00 - 15:30
Thursday
08:00 - 15:30
Friday
08:00 - 15:30
Saturday
08:00 - 15:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 147 Magdalen Street, Norwich NR3 1NF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Norfolk  >  Norwich
  • Phone Number: +44 1603 766556
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