The Belgian Monk has a personality, it is friendly, social, inviting and of course its honest. It becomes a bit of a habit. The Belgian Monk has respect for its origins in terms of hospitality and its cultural and brewing traditions.
'Al dente' is an authentic Italian pasta restaurant located on St Giles St, Norwich. Dedicated to offering fresh food, the pasta bar, and the kitchen serves exciting interpretations of traditional Italian dishes. You can expect to see your favourite classic pasta dishes, with unique, tasty twists. By incorporating typical Italian ingredients and recipes, you can expect dishes that both reflect modern Italian gastronomy while still using flavours you know and love.
We’re happy for you to enjoy Frank’s Bar in a range of different ways, whether it be with a coffee, glass of wine, tasty meal, or cheeky nibbles we’re really quite flexible. We like to make Sunday’s special as well by offering a fantastic Sunday Breakfast menu (served from 10.00 – 6.00) and a classic afternoon film (screened in the back room) along with the usual selection of great coffee, good papers to peruse and general loveliness.
We are a family run business, specialising in traditional beautiful Jamaican dishes