5 Norwich food and drink businesses that have opened in 2022 so far
- Credit: Brittany Woodman
From a burrito bar to a bottle shop, these businesses are the latest additions to Norwich's thriving food and drink scene.
Where: 10 Timber Hill
Richard Watts opened Avo in January, serving burritos and burrito boxes with recipes inspired by his travels. The filling choices are chicken thighs, flank steak, pork belly or shredded jackfruit and you can wash it down with a beer from local brewery Redwell.
2. Oishii Street Kitchen
Where: 12 Distillery Square
Oishii has just opened in the parade of shops off Dereham Road and it is a collaboration between local street food trucks Moco Kitchen and The Hen House Kitchen. It serves Asian street food and fried chicken and you can either eat-in or get a takeaway delivered.
3. Brix and Bones
Where: 68-72 London Street
Brix and Bones relaunched in January, after a long period of closure, with a new concept and head chef George Wood. It is located above Gonzo's Tea Room and the whole menu is based around fire, with seasonal dishes and steaks on offer.
- 1 'Awe and disbelief' as thousands of bees swarm pub garden
- 2 School sacks suspended teacher after investigation and petition
- 3 U-turn on city bike shop closure
- 4 Fireworks, food stalls and music planned for jubilee party near Norwich
- 5 Dispute with council over legal cannabis use following eviction from home
- 6 Man accused of murder refuses to appear in court
- 7 Former city sex shop up for sale
- 8 First look inside five-acre bug zoo - and you can take a creepy crawly home
- 9 Road cleared following crash near KFC in Mile Cross
- 10 Jailed this week: County lines gang and man found with cocaine in his car
4. Rest Café
Where: Churchman House, 71 Bethel Street
This is the fifth city café from The Feed, which is a not-for-profit social enterprise that helps tackle poverty, hunger and homelessness. The café serves toasted ciabattas, jacket potatoes, hot street food and more.
5. Arti Cans and Bottles (opening soon)
Where: 1a Magdalen Road
The Artichoke pub is one of NR3's most popular drinking spots and it is now set to open a neighbouring bottle shop by the end of February. It will sell natural wines, "funky" beers, fine cheeses and deli meats.