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Market Bistro

11 Saturday Market Place, King's Lynn PE30 5DQ, England
+44 1553 771483
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pork cheeks” (12 reviews)
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00:00 - 14:00All hours
European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
11 Saturday Market Place, King's Lynn PE30 5DQ, England
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Reviewed today

Staff were very polite and helpful. Food was beautifully presented and very tasty. The restaurant itself doesnt present as nicely as the food , and although is of a totally acceptable standard you would expect for the culinary delights provided for the surroundings to be...More

Thank jennyeales2016
Reviewed 1 week ago

We travelled to Kings Lynn to view a car and decided a 'nice' lunch was in order - the receptionist at the garage recommended The Market Bistro so we headed there - not altogether easy to find but 'what a find'. Saturday lunch special menu...More

Thank Kaye S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Returned here for a birthday meal with my partner and her mum and were definitely not disappointed! As ever, the staff are very friendly and answered all our requests. Great selection of homemade cocktails, local beers and an extensive wine list. The menu had changed...More

Thank paulb5
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spent a wonderful evening here for our anniversary. Delightful atmosphere and very attentive staff. A truly delicious amuse bouche set the tone for some excellent food to follow. The rabbit starter was perfectly balanced and my partner's crayfish was amazing. Main course of Lamb for...More

1  Thank Stephen M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you love good food and are in Kings Lynn, then don't bother looking elsewhere, just go to the Market Bistro. I am a very critical customer when it comes to food & have eaten at many places around the capitals of the world and...More

Thank gmunday2
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

An amazing experience, definitely not to be missed if you are a foodie! We stumbled across this during the daytime and booked for dinner not knowing what to expect. The food was fabulous, so fresh and the flavours were perfect together and extremely creative. We...More

1  Thank mail220
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a joy to have found this restaurant. The food was absolutely delicious. Never before have I had anything served with a coal emulsion but I have to say it was considerably better than it sounds. Perfectly cooked quails' eggs and asparagus are what it...More

Thank Redxjs
Reviewed 12 June 2017

We visited Market Bistro once again recently, and, as always, enjoyed an incredible meal. We had a friend visiting from America and wanted to show her the best of British cuisine - she was, of course, very impressed. Thanks, Lucy, Richard and team, for another...More

2  Thank Hellopaul
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

We went to the Market Bistro for our anniversary and had an absolutely top notch meal! It was the first time we had visited this lovely restaurant and it's definitely not going to be the last! Service was excellent - attentive, polite but not to...More

1  Thank DJLoupy
Reviewed 28 May 2017

KL isn't a foodie destination but the Market Bistro really does serve good stuff. Pork cheek starter was a highlight. Cromer crab with beetroot gazpacho didn't work for me. The crab was white meat, and completely overwhelmed by the strength of the beetroot. Chicken, cod...More

Thank MarkFromEaling
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$27
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
18:00 - 20:30
18:00 - 20:30
00:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 20:30
00:00 - 14:00
00:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
00:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 Saturday Market Place, King's Lynn PE30 5DQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Norfolk  >  King's Lynn
  • Phone Number: +44 1553 771483
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Small, family run, informal bistro with an emphasis on casual dining using local, sustainable produce. Owned and loved by chef owner Richard and his wife Lucy.
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