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6 Pottergate, Norwich, NR2 1DS

((()* British
Opening hours
Monday: 10:00 - 16:00
Tuesday - Friday: 10:00 - 21:30
Saturday: 09:30 - 21:30
Sunday: 09:30 - 17:00.

Excellent food, prices and service. Highly recommend.

David Cooper 04 October 2016
from Norwich

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Set in a beautifully restored Grade II-listed building, Roots offers some of the freshest ingredients in Norfolk. With a farm shop, bistro and coffee house on site, local produce packs the menu.

Specialising in classic, unfussy cuisine, Roots restaurant offers a fully traceable menu of the finest East Anglian ingredients. Vegetables are grown close by, and meats and breads are sourced from tried and trusted butchers and bakeries.

In the homely, country farmhouse-style dining room at Roots in Norwich, guests can enjoy delicious dishes like freshly-shucked oysters, free range chicken and grilled sea bass with lemon, runner beans and courgette ribbons. Choose an international wine, or locally-brewed ales. Desserts span from banana tarte tatin with chocolate and hazelnut ice-cream, or a board of Norfolk cheeses.

Nestled in the heart of the city, Roots restaurant is a 15-minute stroll from Norwich Train Station.


6 Pottergate, Norwich, NR2 1DS

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Customer reviews for Roots

3.7 ((()* (based on 6 reviews)
66% of diners recommend this restaurant
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Recommended for

  • dinner (4)
  • lunch (3)
  • private dining (2)
  • romantic (2)
  • trendy (2)
  • value (2)
  • large parties (1)
  • ((*** 25 October 2016 by Jo Nolan from NORWICH

    Disappointing lunch. Have eaten here several times before and been very happy, but not this time. Soup was luke warm and accompanying bread was rock hard as though it had been badly reheated to disguise the fact it was stale. Should have complained but no one came to ask whether everything was ok, and I hate making a fuss. I won't be going back for a while.

  • ((((( 4 October 2016 by David Cooper from Norwich

    Excellent food, prices and service. Highly recommend.

  • (**** 27 September 2016 by Jamie Holland from Norwich

    Tiny portions. My wife had a mushroom main meal that had ONE mushroom. My meal was stone cold.

  • ((((* 25 September 2016 by Anna Fraser from Norwich

    Lovely old converted house. Friendly service. Dellicious 'lite bite' lunch, sitting in courtyard.

  • ((((( 5 September 2016 by Jordan Grass from Norwich

    Great food, great service and a thoroughly enjoyable evening. We had a main and dessert, both of which were delicious. The staff were really friendly and catered to all our needs with a smile on their face. I would definitely recommend Roots as a place to eat with loved ones, friends or as a group. Thanks for a lovely meal.

  • ((((( 5 September 2016 by Jo from Norwich

    Staff were very friendly and welcoming. Food was lovely. Restaurant was very clean and something slightly different.

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