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The Old Bank

££ - £££European, British,
Snettisham, King's Lynn 10 Lynn Road, Snettisham PE31 7LP, England
+44 1485 544080
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  • Excellent95%
  • Very good3%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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European, British, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
££ - £££
Snettisham, King's Lynn 10 Lynn Road, Snettisham PE31 7LP, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have eaten at The Old Bank several times and would highly recommend this restaurant if you are visiting North Norfolk. We had the most amazing meal as a family for my husbands birthday on the 28th December here. The welcome from Agga, the host,...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Christine737
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Old Bank is a delight! We (and our labradoodle) were warmly welcomed by friendly staff who were charming and attentive. Our meals were excellent, fresh, beautifully presented and very good value. We will most definitely return on our next visit to Norfolk and can...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 123Pud
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a lovely birthday celebration lunch at the Old Bank. Couldn't find any fault with the food or the service, the birthday girl declared it the best meal out bar none. Three very satisfied customers, we all had something different from the menu and...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank david r
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Such an amazing meal to celebrate a late Christmas with the family. Friendly, down to earth, knowledgeable and professional staff. Qaulity produce and presentation, with a deliciously consise menu- we could not find a fault. Lovely atmosphere and a perfect welcome from the entrance and...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Mariana M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a lovely setting and a joy to find high class and home made cooking in this small town. We visit this area as out caravan is nearby. Having read other reviews, we booked for Sunday lunch. Our meal was first class. Interesting, but small...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 183thomasm
Reviewed 14 December 2018 via mobile

Very friendly personal service and the most delicious food. The lamb was particularly good but we all agreed that the salted caramel custard tart was beyond words. We couldn’t think of a word good enough apart from sublime perhaps. Love this place.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank suep747
Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

Very friendly people in this character building and the food is amazing. We will certainly visit again, something for everyone so give it a try.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank viv w
Reviewed 1 December 2018 via mobile

Amazing food, extremely creative and lovely atmosphere - can not recommend enough. Make sure you book in advance as really booked up

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank ElisePro
Reviewed 25 November 2018 via mobile

Lovely dinner here last night. Fantastic food, great atmosphere and superb service. We’ll be back very soon.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank SecretShopper18
Reviewed 23 November 2018 via mobile

Decided on this venue due to the previous TripAdvisor reports. Have to say not disappointed enjoyed the food, wine and company

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank aspoulter
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Ann D
2 August 2018|
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Response from TheManagerTOB | Property representative |
Dear Ann Thank you for getting in touch. We serve a range of wines, beers and spirits. You’re welcome to bring your own, but a corkage charge will be applied to the bill. Kind regards, Aga King Owner
Sophie B
14 October 2017|
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Response from TheManagerTOB | Property representative |
Hi Sophie We do take-away coffees and teas if that is what you are after. Apart from that, we have a lovely selection of fruit presses you’re welcome to take away with you! All the best, Aga
Kathleen M
29 September 2017|
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Response from 140carolineo | Reviewed this property |
yes to be sure.....its a very good busy bistro
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$36
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Snettisham, King's Lynn 10 Lynn Road, Snettisham PE31 7LP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Norfolk  >  Snettisham
  • Phone Number: +44 1485 544080
  • E-mail
We are a little, family-run seaside bistro in Snettisham, just off the coast and between King's Lynn and Hunstanton. We serve lunch Wednesday-Sunday and dinner Thursday-Saturday. Our main aim is to offer delicious, modern and imaginative food, sourced locally whenever possible and changing with the seasons.
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