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The Cowshed

46 Whiteladies Road | Clifton, Bristol BS8 2NH, England
+44 117 973 3550
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good28%
  • Average15%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (642 reviews)
“t bone” (28 reviews)
“hot chips” (34 reviews)
Closes in 11 min
All hours
Steakhouse, European, British, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
46 Whiteladies Road | Clifton, Bristol BS8 2NH, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I don't do second reviews, but The Cowshed warrants one for an excellent lunch today. Service was friendly, efficient and prompt - just what you want and need when there's lots to do! The lunch menu is varied, and, as examples between three of us...More

Thank Jonathan K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booked a table and arrived early but not a problem . We were shown our table and given menu to choose our Choice of meals. Friendly staff and nice atmosphere . Our steaks were cooked very nicely but the presentation was Just ok and not...More

Thank BristolDawn1
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited for lunch and chose from the excellent set lunch menu. Good choice and the food was very good. Service was first rate ...will definitely go back.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited this restaurant on a Saturday afternoon as it was recommended to us. We arrived half an hour earlier than our reservation time however this wasn't a problem. Menus were immediately forthcoming and also fresh water was poured into our glasses. The set menu lunch...More

Thank 700bubba
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Can only say fantastic , we all loved it the steak was out of this world. Can’t say a bad word. Keep it up cow shed.

Thank Wayne H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great steak cooked perfectly and very friendly waitress. Very much recommend! Scallops and pork belly, and squid and prawns also great to start

Thank Clara B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Took our son for breakfast today (Saturday morning) and knowing how brilliant the restaurant is for lunch and dinner presumed it would be the same. It wasn't. Only one waitress on duty and despite only a handful of other guests the whole process of ordering...More

Thank twickers11
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've been coming to this place on and off since it first opened, although over the last three years I have been here around three times and each occasion it's been in the hope that I’d give it the benefit of the doubt and that...More

Thank jnwt100
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My daughter and I had a lovely meal here on Sunday evening. Our waiter recommended a cocktail which had doombar ale in it and it was delicious! Scallops and mussels for starters. For mains we cooked our own fillet slices on hot lava stones which...More

Thank lisaturner476
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had booked an evening with friends. We had a great table we were well attended starters were fab and so well presented. Mains and deserts were very very good Wine was lovely and beers were great. The staff were excellent throughout our evening. Thankyou

Thank Pete P
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Matthew I
10 June 2017|
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Response from alanholt59 | Reviewed this property |
No published menu for kids, worth calling them and discussing, I have in he past.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$46
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 46 Whiteladies Road | Clifton, Bristol BS8 2NH, England (Formerly The Cowshed)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Bristol
  • Phone Number: +44 117 973 3550
  • E-mail
At The Cowshed we bring the taste of the countryside to the city. For us the most important thing is knowing where and how food is produced. We focus on the quality of the farming or production methods and the ethics and integrity of the grocer, breeder or supplier.
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