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Chez Denis

Red Lion Street | Red Lion Street, Norwich NR1 3TB, England
+44 1603 764441
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Red Lion Street | Red Lion Street, Norwich NR1 3TB, England
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Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

We've had lunch here before and found the food to be top notch. The restaurant is small and friendly if a little easy to miss as it's just off the Main Street. Denis is a warm and amusing host with a great deal of time...More

1  Thank James S
Reviewed 26 June 2017

The atmosphere, venue and food was all excellent (food was incredible), went for mums birthday and was very happy with the choice! What I enjoyed most though was that Denis came out after to check you enjoyed his food and for a quick chat. That...More

2  Thank Rowan B
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

The food was outstanding here. Salted fish starter and catfish main was fantastic. Denis, the owner and chef, came over to speak to us as well. Great evening with some great food.

2  Thank NM84Glasgow_Scotland
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

My son and I found Chez Denis when we visited Norwich. Tucked away just off the Main Street it was a great find. Denis, the chef, was getting ready for a busy evening when we walked in, but despite the early hour he graciously invited...More

2  Thank Ashley L
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Been coming here for over 20 years. Consistently excellent! Oh and no need to rush Denis will be here for a little while longer!

2  Thank ttn25
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Our first visit to Chez Denis and we were not disappointed. A very friendly welcome and relaxed atmosphere. The food was excellent and can recommend the salmon in creole sauce with spicy rice. Followed by coconut and honey cake with cream which was moorish. Well...More

3  Thank DRHurley
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

You must hurry to visit Chez Denis in the heart of Norwich. You need to hurry because sadly for diners he's retiring, happily for Chef Denis, he's having a well deserved and earned retirement. We dined today, lunch time, the house Rose was lovely, we...More

2  Thank YorkshireMadMick
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Very nice atmosphere with friendly chef. The starters we had were amazing, and the mains were also of very high quality and delicious. Would definitely recommend and revisit. Any fish on the menu is a must order.

3  Thank William P
Reviewed 18 April 2017

We had friends staying for Easter and having tasted one of Che Denis' lunches decided to book. From the moment we arrived we were made welcome and had excellent service all evening. My mussels were huge and in an extremely delicious sauce. three of us...More

3  Thank CAS242
Reviewed 14 April 2017

We visited Chez Denis last year and on our two night stay in Nowich we ate here on both nights. The food was fantastic . Since then my husband has been diagnosed with a terminal illness. One of his requests was to eat another meal...More

6  Thank janierolfe
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$23 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 - 14:30
10:00 - 14:30
10:00 - 14:30
10:00 - 14:30
10:00 - 14:30
10:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Red Lion Street | Red Lion Street, Norwich NR1 3TB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Norfolk  >  Norwich
  • Phone Number: +44 1603 764441
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Grade 2 listed building, in the centre of Norwich City Centre. Nestled in Orford Yard Red Lion Street near Loose;s kitchen shop.opposite Deberhams Store.
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