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The Bank Tavern

8 John Street, Bristol BS1 2HR, England
+44 117 930 4691
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Poor quality

Been in the pub today and brought a bottle of wine and a pint. Both didn’t taste right. Decide to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
sarahjoyce07542
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Trowbridge, United Kingdom
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Excellent beer and food

We visited The Bank twice over one weekend and it was lovely. First time was beer only and second... read more

Reviewed 15 January 2018
Mel B
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  • Excellent86%
  • Very good12%
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“sunday roast” (8 reviews)
“small pub” (3 reviews)
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8 John Street, Bristol BS1 2HR, England
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+44 117 930 4691
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"sunday roast"
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"yorkshire pudding"
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"traditional pub"
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"bubble and squeak"
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"real ale drinkers"
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"small menu"
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"pork belly"
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"two courses"
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"parsnips"
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"visiting bristol"
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"cider"
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"crackling"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Been in the pub today and brought a bottle of wine and a pint. Both didn’t taste right. Decide to take bottle of wine with me and compare it to a bottle of wine i had at home. Totally different colour. Meant to be light...More

Thank sarahjoyce07542
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Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

We visited The Bank twice over one weekend and it was lovely. First time was beer only and second was Sunday lunch. Well, what a great place. The beer choices are excellent and the hospitality great. I had the best Sunday lunch of my life...More

Thank Mel B
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Reviewed 5 November 2017

Just had the most amazing Sunday Lunch Breast of pigeon walnuts and apple Breast of Pheasant Vegetables oooooh Chocolate pear and nut pudding ice cream O M G Amazing

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Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Fist experience at The Bank Tavern. Called up on Wednesday to book, no tables available but asked if I could leave my number for any cancellations, Friday morning I get a txt from Sammy offering a table at one. We turned up and got extremely...More

Thank Joshwa C
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Reviewed 29 October 2017

What is there to say about this place. Atmosphere, beers, staff and food all brilliant. If you're visiting Bristol this place is a must, its a bit of chameleon which changes through the day into the evening, in the best possible way. A vast and...More

Thank claytonleslie736
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Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

We were invited by some very good friends to try this place for Sunday lunch. So glad we did, a very warm welcome, an offered a drink straightaway. A small menu but all seasonal an freshly home made. I had the so called pig with...More

Thank Eddiebech
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Reviewed 17 August 2017

The title pretty much sums up my overall view. It is fantastic to visit somewhere where the was a welcome that felt warm and sincere. A warm greeting is such an easy step to be made; but such a rare treat that I actually really...More

Thank AndyMac30
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Reviewed 31 July 2017

Didn't have a booking but thy fitted us in had the three course Sunday menu. Top quality food and service and they'll brown the beef if you don't like it rare! A little gem of a place!

Thank Beevapatrol
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Reviewed 7 February 2017

A compact and traditional pub just a short away from the hustle and bustle of Corn Street, this was full to capacity on a recent Sunday afternoon visit and you will certainly need to book if you’re planning to eat. The Sunday lunch menu was...More

Thank Blackth0rn
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Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Dropped in for a quick lunch, which turned out to be the best pub lunch I've ever had. The "ham egg and squeak" had a fat slab of good ham fried up a bit, a delicious ball of bubble and squeak and a divine sauce....More

1  Thank Will J
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