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Attention Foodies: where to eat the world in Norwich

Published: 28/09/2021

Sowerbys share the best spots in Norwich where you can enjoy cuisine from around the world.

Desperate to wine and dine in the glamour of the city, or fancy chilling with your takeaway overlooking Norwich from your luxe apartment?

One of the many benefits of city living is the ease and choice of eating out, something that’s definitely on offer living at St James Quay, Norwich.

If you’re considering making somewhere home, it’s important to consider what kind of food is on offer, but fear not! Norwich has an amazing variety of cuisine from around the world.

Whatever your appetite, you can expect delicious food.

Here are our top picks…

The Merchants of Spice

Set in a historic venue just a stone’s throw from the heart of the city, The Merchants of Spice is a fine dining Indian restaurant offering locally sourced, exquisite food.


A quaint family run Italian restaurant in the city centre serving pizza, paninis, focaccia and light Italian meals, available to eat in or takeaway.


Based in the centre of Norwich, Shiki is a Japanese restaurant that’s been offering authentic cuisine with locally sourced ingredients for 16 years. 

Baby Buddha

Just a short walk from the city centre, Baby Buddha Chinese Tea House is a family run Chinese restaurant who take pride in providing the utmost quality in food and service.

L’Hexagone Bistro Fancais

Situated in the heart of the Norwich Lanes and run by husband and wife duo Thomas and Gemma, this French bistro serves simple French food focusing on authentic family recipes.

Gem of Norwich

Another family-based Turkish restaurant offering Norwich locals with delicious homemade Eastern Mediterranean dishes where the dining experience is all about sharing.

The House

A Thai restaurant set in a relaxed dining space offering the most delicious and vibrant flavours with each dish being truly homemade from the highest quality ingredients.

Jive Kitchen & Bar

A Mexican food inspired kitchen serving a variety of burritos, DIY taco kits, cocktails and more from its city centre location. Jive also offer takeaway if you fancy enjoying your food from the comfort of your home.

The Mediterranean Restaurant & Bar

A fine Turkish takeaway restaurant bringing the rich Mediterranean cuisine to Norwich, serving a variety of mouth watering dishes catering for all kinds of different tastes.


If you’re looking for some classic British cuisine, Benedicts is up there with one of the best. Located on St Benedicts Street, opened by chef Richard Bainbridge, the restaurant serves locally sourced fresh food.

If you would like to find out more about living in Norwich and what St James Quay has to offer, then give our Norwich team a call today – 01603 761 441.