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The Lazy Dog

) #172 of 1,274 Restaurants in Bristol $$ - $$$ , British,
112 Ashley Down Road, Bristol BS7 9JR, England
+44 117 924 4809
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good37%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“sunday roast” (14 reviews)
“beef” (9 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Fusion, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
112 Ashley Down Road, Bristol BS7 9JR, England
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Reviewed today

Had dinner here and enjoyed the food. The only complaint was that about 7:15 some choices started disappearing from the board (including the dish I was just about to order) - so maybe the answer is to try to eat dinner early. Not overly cheap,...More

Thank dupeyabu
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We sometimes work nearby to this pub and like to finish the day off with a meal here as it is invariably excellent. The bar is lined one end to the other with more excellent ales and ciders than you can shake a stick at....More

1  Thank Cyberdyne_T-101
Reviewed 7 May 2017

Have passed this pub many times and never given it a second look. Glad I checked out the reviews on TripAdvisor, Popped in for Sunday lunch at 3pm and it was fantastic, I had the beef and my partner had the Pork Belly. Both really...More

Thank Gary S
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Fantastic food, great atmosphere and always a warm welcome. Sunday roasts are particularly worth a visit for. Dogs not only welcomed but encouraged too.

Thank emjawyba
Reviewed 21 April 2017

This pub has won awards for it's food and well worth a visit. Very friendly atmosphere. Will definitely go back for the Sunday roast.

Thank 11Judith
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Great roast- came out really quickly- LOTS of meat (had the beef) which was great!!! Fab atmosphere too

Thank Bex M
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Always a pleasure to come to this homely and lively pub. Can't wait for the summer when the garden will be my watering hole.

1  Thank Will A
Reviewed 23 March 2017

I had the kids sunday dinner which was generous enough for £5, so if you fancy saving a few bucks that's my suggestion to you, lovely atmosphere and nice garden :)

Thank Gwynevz
Reviewed 21 March 2017

This is our local pub but we have not eaten at the Lazy Dog before, we do however drink there at least a couple of times a month. Having heard such great things about the roast we decided to treat ourselves last Sunday. The food...More

Thank PollyandOllie
Mike_CBristol, Owner at The Lazy Dog, responded to this reviewResponded 22 March 2017

Hi there, thanks so much for your kind words! Everybody at The Lazy Dog work so hard to ensure people have good time and it really makes a difference when people take the time to appreciate it.

Reviewed 15 March 2017

Just great on every level. Well except the secret is out, so its sometimes hard to get a table. Had the buttermilk chicken burger last week. So big, tender, well cooked. Have eaten here many times and always great. Staff always super friendly. I can...More

Thank paul b
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$22
Brunch, Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Buffet, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 112 Ashley Down Road, Bristol BS7 9JR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Bristol
  • Phone Number: +44 117 924 4809
  • E-mail
The Lazy Dog is a real gem of a pub. The food here is simple but quality-driven with an emphasis on fresh local produce and hearty British cuisine, with a cracking Sunday roast to round off your week.Drinks-wise, the emphasis is on quality and range, with everything from real ales to cocktails available, all served by friendly, well-trained staff.
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