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The Maids Head Hotel

Tombland, NORWICH, NR3 1LB

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This part-timbered, part-brick building opposite the cathedral has its roots in the 13th century, although nowadays it provides conference facilities as well as all the other amenities expected of a modern hotel. Its restaurant is in a splendid room, once a courtyard, now glassed over with a pitched roof; it's airy and spacious, with a terracotta floor and well-appointed darkwood tables. Well-presented, modern British dishes are the kitchen's stock in trade. A trendy starter like properly cooked scallops with pancetta crisps and cauliflower purée may be followed by something old-fashioned and hearty like a game pie - its meat tender, its pastry perfectly crisp, with a rich gravy - served with roasted root vegetables. Finish with a lively, exotic pudding like smooth-textured coconut pannacotta with seared mango and caramel.

Further information

Tel: 01603 209955
Please quote 'The AA'.
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Open/closed

Open all year.
Sunday lunch available.

Restaurant information

Cooking type: Modern British
Chef: Mark Lutkin
Number of seats: 70
Accessible for wheelchairs.
Disabled toilets.
Children welcome.
Children's portions.
Parking available.

 
 
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A147 to north of the city. At rdbt for A1151, signed Wroxham, follow signs for Cathedral and Law Courts along Whitefriars. Hotel is approx 400 mtrs on right along Palace St
Nearest station: Norwich

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