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The White Lion Bar

Sion Hill, Bristol BS8 4LD, England
+44 117 973 8955
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Waited over an hour for mediocre pizza

We were reccommended this place which is adjoining the Avon George Hotel. It was very busy inside... read more

Reviewed 30 October 2017
Magwitch15
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Salisbury, United Kingdom
Great views from the terrace but poorly run

The terrace on a sunny day is great, if you're lucky enough to get a table. However, it came across... read more

Reviewed 29 October 2017
Charles R
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30 Oct 2017
“Waited over an hour for mediocre pizza”
29 Oct 2017
“Great views from the terrace but poorly run”
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Sion Hill, Bristol BS8 4LD, England
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+44 117 973 8955
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Reviewed 30 October 2017

We were reccommended this place which is adjoining the Avon George Hotel. It was very busy inside when we went in but we ordered at the bar after about 10 minutes (which is OK for a busy bar). We then went outside as they have...More

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Reviewed 29 October 2017

The terrace on a sunny day is great, if you're lucky enough to get a table. However, it came across as very poorly run - from the bar being understaffed to the waiters having no idea where any of the tables were (because the table...More

Thank Charles R
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Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Visited with family and ordered 5 hot drinks, barman didn't know what de caff tea was. After 25 minutes waiting they still hadn't arrived and then was told oh we're bringing them out now. All drinks were luke warm, we were able to drink them...More

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Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Where do I start...... Saturday lunch for 2. A very long wait to order drinks and food at the bar because there was only one person to do it. And it wasn’t horrendously busy I might add. Friend had buttered chicken. The one vegan friendly...More

Thank psychb
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Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

Popped into the white lion bar for a quick pre graduation lunch. Great service, delicious food...we had filled potato skins and a nice, buzzy but relaxed atmosphere. Our waiter and all the staff could not have been more professional, friendly or helpful. Contemporary decor and...More

Thank Mrs6dogs
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Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

A waste of time coming here!!!! Lined up to order drinks and food and they served those who cut the line!!! Complained but the server at the bar did not seem to be bothered. They had a menu but said that they only had pizzas....More

Thank Joseph D
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Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Views great. Pizza great. Plenty of potential but needs running properly. It's a complete shambles. Not one member of staff knew where a table was, order after order they would walk out like zombies and go to every single table until they found the correct...More

Thank ndevon6
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Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

Nothing available, no lager ! flat bottles of diet coke, food very limited , rubbish menu, and when ordered was told they didn't have it , staff didn't know what they were doing , was told they had a busy weekend that's why they are...More

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Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

First and last time for this bar ? Restaurant ! Flat lager and limp expensive food ? If you live long enough to get served !!

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Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

I went here on Tuesday late afternoon with a group of friends for a drink. The outside view of the suspension bridge makes it a really great spot to stop for a quick drink. The actual place and one managerial member of staff in particular...More

Thank Alice S
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