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The Norfolk Riddle Restaurant

2 Wells Road, Walsingham, NR22 6DJ

(((() British
  •  - Norfolk
  •  - Norfolk
  •  - Norfolk
  •  - Norfolk
  •  - Norfolk
  •  - Norfolk
Main course: £15
Food spend: £23
Opening hours
Tuesday to Saturday: 12:00 - 14:00 & 18:30 - 21:00
Sunday: 12:00 - 15:00.

Good food and very friendly staff

Renee Jones 22 December 2017
from Fakenham

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The Norfolk Riddle Restaurant offers classic, locally-sourced British cuisine featuring meat from the farm butchery and game from the Walsingham Estate Shoot. Served fresh from the counter, the restaurant’s fish and chips are a local favourite.

Serving up British dishes with a French twist, The Norfolk Riddle menu features culinary delights such as roasted Gressingham duck breast with honeyed turnips and Chinese five spices, and succulent ox cheek and vegetables pot-au-feu with horseradish. The restaurant’s name comes from the riddles used to sort potatoes, a key Norfolk crop.

Local, fresh, and seasonal ingredients are paramount at The Norfolk Riddle, a philosophy that extends to the restaurant’s drinks, too. Diners can enjoy a superb choice of wine, local Norfolk ales and cider from nearby Wells-next-the-Sea.

Set in the gorgeous Norfolk countryside, The Norfolk Riddle Restaurant is just a 13-minute drive from nearby Fakenham.

The Norfolk Riddle Restaurant

2 Wells Road, Walsingham, NR22 6DJ

Contact +44 1328821903

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Customer reviews for The Norfolk Riddle Restaurant

4.5 (((() (based on 53 reviews)
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  • dinner (42)
  • lunch (26)
  • value (23)
  • child friendly (15)
  • large parties (11)
  • private dining (11)
  • romantic (8)
  • trendy (6)
  • business (5)
  • luxury (5)
  • al fresco (4)
  • entertainment (2)
  • afternoon tea (1)
  • views (1)
  • ((((( 22 December 2017 by Renee Jones from Fakenham

    Good food and very friendly staff

  • ((((( 21 December 2017 by Lynette Sutton from Walsingham

    The whole meal was absolutely fabulous. we very much enjoyed it and are looking forward to our next visit on Saturday .

  • ((((( 21 December 2017 by Victoria Hayden-wheeler from Saxmundham

    Excellent service, child friendly , yummy food . Brilliant waiter and waitress!!!

  • ((((( 20 December 2017 by Sheila Evans from Coventry

    It was easy to book online and the food and service was excellent. I would highly recommend.

  • ((((( 12 November 2017 by Jade Harvey from Fakenham

    This is our second visit and it was a different menu as it was Norfolk restaurant week but still absolutely delicious

  • ((((( 6 November 2017 by John Brydon from Norwich

    Very friendly and efficient service. Tables well spread out which for us is a big plus as you can hold a decent conversation

  • ((((( 30 October 2017 by Phil Dennis from Cardiff

    Great place for Sunday lunch. Good good, friendly service and nice atmosphere.

  • ((((( 16 October 2017 by Christine Smith from Stanhoe

    Fantastic Sunday lunch

  • ((((( 11 October 2017 by Carolyn Gamet from Aylesbury

    Pork with crackling excellant

  • ((((( 26 August 2017 by Julian Emery from Bewdley

    We had a very warm welcome and the staff made a very special effort to make my birthday dinner special and had decorated the table. The meal was excellent the steak tasted amazing and all of us enjoyed our meal

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