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Friends Bistro

55 Deneside, Great Yarmouth NR30 2HL, England
+44 1493 852538
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (20 reviews)
“baguette” (2 reviews)
“salad” (2 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
55 Deneside, Great Yarmouth NR30 2HL, England
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Reviewed 9 October 2014

We always eat at Friends when in Yarmouth, friendly staff & great food. Nothing is too much trouble for the staff who always make us feel so welcome. Everything is made on the premises, so you are guaranteed fresh wholesome food.

Thank Sue H
Reviewed 7 October 2014

could,nt decide on where to go for lunch so a friend of mine said try this place when we walked in we were greeted by the owner she was so nice as so her staff we were shown to a table given ample time to...More

Thank 78bigdaddy78
Reviewed 20 August 2014

This was a regular haunt of ours when we worked in Gt Yarmouth. Someone would suggest a Friends lunch and everyone eagerly gathered their money and placed their orders. My personal favourites were the roast chicken and salad sandwich, on beautifully soft white bread. They...More

1  Thank ReginaPhilangi
Reviewed 18 August 2014 via mobile

My mum introduced me to Friends Bistro years ago when I was little. I have fond memories in this little bistro and have recently revisited with no disappointment! The staff are extremely friendly and the food is excellent and fair priced! This place is a...More

Thank TomAndTumble
Reviewed 8 August 2014 via mobile

Happily return here! Popped in on and impromptu lunch, with the girls and my son, staff were helpful and food was good, will book next time though as I noticed the regulars knew to call ahead and reserve the downstairs tables, which one for us...More

Thank 30303030x
Reviewed 8 June 2014

Nice to find this lovely friendly Bistro on a tuesday lunch time , special offer for ladies that lunch , which my husband had but nobody seemed to mind ! great food ,not overly priced and away from the seafront , Most of all lovely...More

Thank DianeT32
Reviewed 1 May 2014

We always go to Friends Bistro for lunch when we are in Yarmouth. The homemade food is always beautiful & the staff are really helpful, Jenny the owner has created a little gem, it may be hidden away but it's well worth looking for.

Thank Emma J
Reviewed 21 April 2014 via mobile

We go to friends a few times a year for a weekend treat whilst shopping, the food is always to notch and prepared to order by some of the loveliest staff you'll encounter in the town.. Give these ladies a look, you won't be sorry..

Thank Chinfarm
Reviewed 21 March 2014 via mobile

I've visited a few times over the past 6 months and I can't praise this place enough! Food is fantastic and plentiful, staff always cheerful and helpful. Plates were cleared quickly and the place was clean and tidy. If I had one criticism it would...More

Thank Cheryl S
Reviewed 28 February 2014

I would like to thank jenny and her staff for 2 brilliant birthday celebrations over last couple of months! 1st brother in laws 50th when we had a sit down meal with lots of vino!! Then last night my Nan's 80th sit down buffet! Both...More

Thank tessafennell
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 55 Deneside, Great Yarmouth NR30 2HL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Norfolk  >  Great Yarmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1493 852538
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