About us


  • The Housewares Innovation Awards - Britains Best Cookshop Winner 2014
  • The Housewares Innovation Awards - Britains Best Cookshop Finalist 2013
  • The Housewares Innovation Awards - Silver Winner 'Retail Innovation' 2012
  • Excellence in Housewares - Finalist 'Excellence in Retailer Innovation' 2011
  • Winner Housewares Magazine Mystery Shopper Award Dec 2010
  • Silver 'Britains Best Retailer Awards - Britains Best Cookshop' 2008
  • Excellence in Housewares - Winner 'Excellence in Retailer Innovation' 2007
  • Independent Style Awards - Winner 'Best Homeware Shop' 2006
  • Excellence in Housewares - Winner 'Excellence in Retailer Innovation' 2004
  • Excellence in Housewares - Winner 'Most Promising Newcomer' 2003

Traditional family run business in the heart of Norwich

Established in 1791, Loose’s has been trading in Norwich for over 200 years. We are a traditional family run business, offering a great range of products at competitive prices alongside helpful and friendly customer service. Our award-winning cookshop is located in a quiet courtyard right in the heart of Norwich and is packed with everything you could possibly want to have in your kitchen.

Knife Sharpening and Repair Service

At Looses Cookshop we are particularly passionate about knives. Our dedicated knife room in Norwich displays over 400 different kitchen knives, covering everything from cheap and cheerful to top of the range! We are confident we have the right knife for every cook!

We run a very busy knife sharpening and repair service, which is also available online. Our expert knife repairers can sharpen and reshape most damaged blades, so with prices starting from only £4.95 there really is no excuse for not getting your favourite kitchen knives reconditioned and back to their original sharpness! Our knife sharpening and Repair Service is endorsed by the UK’s major knife manufacturers and distributors.

Party Cake Tin Hire *collect from store service only

We also hire out party cake tins, with prices from £5 per week per tin. So if you are about to bake a party or celebration cake, then this service is tailor-made for you. As well as hiring out the larger sizes of square and round cake tins we also hire out shapes and sizes suitable for almost every occasion and every age! So if you would like to know more about this service or would like to hire a particular cake tin please telephone us on 01603 230505 or email us using the contact us tab on the home page.


Call our Orderline: 01603 230 505