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Bedfords Bar

) #192 of 632 Restaurants in Norwich ££ - £££ Bar, British
1 Old Post Office Yard, Norwich NR2 1SL, England
+44 1603 666869
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
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Bar, British
££ - £££
1 Old Post Office Yard, Norwich NR2 1SL, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Tried to book for a meal here a 6 weeks ago only to find out they no longer cater food - but they were still stating on their website that they were and they have only recently taken this off, so didnt bother going.

Thank Michele B
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Went here for a bit of a blast from the past. It used to be really good and I can remember the serving hatch and the way they used to use the pulley to pull the food up. We went here for drinks and a...More

Thank cherrypotts
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

Ok for late night drinks a bit on the pricey side and not much atmosphere when we were there A distinct lack of brown beer more for trendy lager and the cocktail crowd Nothing special

Thank john-suffolk2
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

Cosy upstairs bar where the lights are all converted spirits bottles. Lovely and fairly-priced "grazing" menu. The beetroot salmon and picallili sour dough sandwich was delicious.

Thank Chris N
Reviewed 26 September 2016

We didn't eat here so unable to comment on food or its service. However did visit the upstairs bar area for later drinks and a bit of dancing to celebrate a few of us reaching 50, two nights running. Manager and security all very friendly...More

Thank nomorewine
Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

We had our wedding reception here in July and hands down this place exceeded all our expectations. Working in hotels we tried all the usual suspects Maids Head Hotel, Dunston Hall etc etc none of see places felt right then we found Bedfords did wedding...More

Thank SkalliA
Reviewed 13 August 2016

Lacking Atmosphere, food over priced for portion size, had a slightly grubby feel. Used to a fun place to go with great food.More

3  Thank Jo R R
oldschooldoorman, Owner at Bedfords Bar, responded to this review

Unfortunately you haven't really told us "What's gone wrong". Why wait until you can hide behind a computer screen to leave what I can only describe as a non-descriptive review. Myself and all of my staff have been well trained to more than rectify any...More

Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

I took 4 friends here on a Saturday night and had couple of G&Ts. It is a good place to take visitors to Norwich as it easily impressed - I am in love with the vaulted ceiling and wooden beams.

Thank Beth R
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

We needed to visit Norwich to shop and tried to organise a meal to follow on from this ordeal. The staff were friendly and helpful and the food was really very good. It is so refreshing to be able to have sharing plates and thus...More

Thank Christine B
Reviewed 2 August 2016

Family supper prior to Chef Keith doing the catering for our forthcoming wedding. Fabulous tasting food, excellent menu offering a great selection of street food and an imaginative choice of deserts. Great opportunity to try lots of different dishes. Attentive service, great value for money...More

Thank carmeleastwood
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$59
Bar, British
Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Old Post Office Yard, Norwich NR2 1SL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Norfolk  >  Norwich
  • Phone Number: +44 1603 666869