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Gem of Norwich

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What you can expect during your visit
  • Face masks required for staff in public areas
  • Socially distanced dining tables
  • Staff required to regularly wash hands
  • Tables disinfected between guests
Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
About
We are proud to introduce Norwich locals with the delicious homemade East Mediterranean foods along with the finest dishes from Turkish, Kurdish & Greek cuisines. We are a family-based business with over 20 years of experience in the restaurant industry and also run four sister restaurants across the UK. Our wine experts have carefully tested and selected the best wines to pair with our dishes to make
PRICE RANGE
US$14 - US$35
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
CUISINES
Mediterranean, Turkish, Middle Eastern
FEATURES
Reservations, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Wine and Beer, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Family style, Non-smoking restaurants
Reviews (213)
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

WOW! This place is not to be missed. World class service from the brilliant and charming host, Oscar. And the food was absolutely sensational! HIGHLY recommend.

Date of visit: April 2021
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Popped in on Sunday, about lunchtime....hoping for a takeaway, unaware that The Gem has a few outside tables.....all of which were occupied, or reserved. We ordered our takeaway food, and were asked to sit at a table to wait for our meal. We were going...to have to look for a bench somewhere to sit at and eat, but moments before our meal arrived, our lovely gentleman server let us have the table we were at, and promptly appeared with plates of food, bread and water........fabulous. My husband had pork, which was really tender and tasty...I had the chicken mix, which too was really tasty. The salad was fresh, and the bread was soft, warm and comforting. The perfect, easy and enjoyable lunch..... Thank You Gem......More

Date of visit: May 2021
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Incredible food & good value for money! I’ve been to here for bottomless brunch, lunch and dinner. They never fail to impress, good quality food that taste amazing for good value for money. We will 100% be returning again and again.

Date of visit: April 2021
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here with family during the eat out to help out last year and had an incredible meal with family. The portions were good sizes, the food was absolutely delicious, and the staff were so incredibly friendly and welcoming. I don't normally leave reviews but...felt that I must as the hospitality was truly top notch!More

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Absolutely love this place! Fantastic food every time with a menu you can’t go wrong with! Would recommend to everyone, lovely staff, lovely food and lovely prices! Perfect especially if you’re vegan or gluten free!!

Date of visit: April 2021
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Never really tried Turkish food before but I have to say I was not disappointed. Food was well presented , clearly described and tasted fabulous. Service was tempered to our requirements. It was a warm evening we watched the outside world go by as we...tucked in. Try it .More

Date of visit: April 2021
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Reviewed 4 April 2021

Went here in November between lockdown food nicely presented and very tasty hosts was chatty and attentive

Date of visit: November 2020
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Reviewed 29 January 2021 via mobile

Friday lockdown takeaway was fabulous. Couldn’t fault any of it! Had a couple of hot mezzes with aubergine dip and pork souvlaki. All so delicious, will definitely be back again!

Date of visit: January 2021
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Reviewed 12 January 2021 via mobile

Wanting to try something a little different and this didn’t disappoint! Ordered the mixed BBQ grill so I could try a variety of the meat . Delicious, hot and very tender . Excellent salad very fresh. Fast delivery would recommend

Date of visit: January 2021
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Reviewed 2 January 2021 via mobile

Delicious food!! We bought a takeaway for New Year’s Eve as we thought we would try something different for a change and it was superb. We will 100% be visiting as soon as the restaurant opens up again. Thank you it was delicious!!

Date of visit: December 2020
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bernard p
24 September 2020|
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Response from Sam H | Reviewed this property |
They have a selection of priced set menus, meze starters, main meal and desert etc
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Yombles
13 July 2020|
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Response from GemofNorwich | Property representative |
We are open now... All reservations time slots last 1.5 hours.. Opening hours; Mon - Thu : 12:00 - 23:00 Fri - Sat : 12:00 - 00:00 Sun : 12:00 - 22:30 We hope see you soon... Many thanks...
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Frequently Asked Questions about Gem of Norwich

  • Yes, Gem of Norwich is taking precautions against COVID-19. A full list is available within the "safety precautions" section of this page.

  • Gem of Norwich is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 5
    • Service: 5
    • Value: 5