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“fantastic meal and service every time”

The Dining Room at The Old Rectory
Ranked #161 of 848 Restaurants in Norwich
Price range: US$37 - US$46
Cuisines: French, British
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Good for: Special Occasion Dining
Dining options: Reservations
Description: Enjoy 2AA Rosette fine dining in the intimate, candlelit setting of The Dining Room at The Old Rectory. Open Tuesday to Saturday from 7pm (last orders 8.30pm, our 'prix-fixe' menu reflects the best of seasonal Norfolk produce. Vegetarian / special diets catered for. Advance reservations essential.
Reviewed 31 August 2013

We have visited the Rectory several times over the years and have never had a bad meal. The attentive nature of the staff is excellent and the food is always first rate. Michelin should visit this place because it is worth it. I have visited many Michelin star restaurants and this is much better than several of them. Keep doing what you are doing.

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Reviewed 13 August 2013

We enjoyed a lovely meal whilst staying at the Old Rectory, the food was well cooked and presented and although there is not a huge choice I am sure there is enough to please everyone. A very nice meal for our 39th anniversary.

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Reviewed 31 May 2013

Having stayed and used this hotel/restaurant before, I think it is time to share my thoughts with the wider TripAdvisor populous. This restaurant is so bespoke it is very hard to pin it to a food genre (which seems to be a common way of sorting restaurants nowadays). You have to experience the very polite and close service you get to appreciate how good this place is. It all adds to a great experience and the food, well, what can I say except by using superlatives such as "Brilliant", "Excellent", "First Class" etc.! The menu may not be extensive, but it is chosen with care and does change on each visit. This is top draw dining without the stuffy/snobbiness or over-inflated prices.! Access is easy, with space for parking.

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Reviewed 16 February 2013 via mobile

My husband and I booked The Old Rectory on the recommendation of a friend. We were very pleased that we did. From the moment we arrived to the moment we left we felt very welcome, well looked after and comfortable. Drinks in the lounge with a log fire, the most delicious five course meal really well prepared and presented ending with coffee back in the lounge. The service was excellent finding that balance of being unobtrusive yet friendly. The attention to detail included lots of little touches to make it truly romantic. Thank you to Chris and his staff, we will certainly recommend this hotel to our friends and we will be back.

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Reviewed 21 October 2012

Really nice dining room, nicely lit, spaced tables not too close together. Felt like home. Could not fault it.

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