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Under the Stars

Narrow Quay | Harbourside, Bristol BS1 4QA, England
+44 117 929 8392
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“tapas” (160 reviews)
“pizza” (67 reviews)
“lamb tagine” (9 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Narrow Quay | Harbourside, Bristol BS1 4QA, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I can’t thank the staff enough for their hospitality and service on Saturday for a surprise meal for my friends 40th. There was 16 of us, all with dietary requirements, that the staff adapted their menu to suit, and provided something special for our gluten,...More

1  Thank Stephanie K
Reviewed 3 days ago

Absolutely loved this place. Great food and drink and just a great vibe. Looking forward to revisiting. Great location too.

1  Thank Y2673SYandym
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Absolutely faultless from start to finish, and not for the first time. An inviting setting - a boat set in the heart of the Bristol Harbourside - and has both a lovely outdoor top deck area, and a warm, candle-lit interior. The beer selection is...More

1  Thank Joshua W
Reviewed 4 days ago

Hesitate to say just how fantastic the food, cocktails and staff are - don't want to find they're fully booked when I make what will be first of many return visits. And from what I could overhear from an adjoining table, allergies are no problem...More

1  Thank Margaret C
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Food was lovely, lots to choose from. The wine was also very nice. Staff were polite, friendly and answered all my requests. The atmosphere was merry. I will come back again.

Thank valjones1960
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went as a group of five and reserved ahead of time. We were quickly visited by our waitress who was happy to recommend dishes and drinks to suit our various dietary requirements (vegan, vegetarian, pescatarian and meat eater). The prawns were amazing- so juicy and...More

Thank MichealaB88
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went with a large group of friends, and the staff were very accommodating to set up tables for us and give us enough space. Was fairly busy, so I would recommend booking in advance. The food was good- they have great tapas choice and they...More

Thank aliceelx
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went to under the stars for my hen party meal with friends and family. The communication prior to the visit was brilliant, the staff were so friendly and helpful. The pizzas and tapas were amazing! Everyone enjoyed the tapas and we could pick and...More

Thank Lorna C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at the Bristol Hotel (great) walked a few steps and ate at on the boat ( Under the stars) my advice is..just do it. Fantastic.

Thank Andrew H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Staff were very good, friendly and efficient. Really lovely service. Good choice of seafood, meat, vegan, veggie and also offered gluten free Good choice of alcoholic and non alcoholic drinks Good cocktails Food was hand made and good quality. Nice ingredients. Water on table when...More

Thank lindsay b
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27 July 2017|
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Response from Jacqui166 | Reviewed this property |
Under The Stars does offer vegan options. Many f the staff are vegetarian or vegan. My son booked the table for our meal so I am not sure if he rang them or booked via their website, sorry.
25 September 2016|
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Response from luna m | Reviewed this property |
I would say depends on how adventurous your children palets are, I took my man child they did serve pizza. Plus the added bonus of being on a boat whilst eating experience could be winner.
23 September 2015|
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Response from StarsBar | Property representative |
Hi Cooky, thank you for your question! We don't have any entertainment on at NYE, however, we do have a special NYE menu for groups of 4 or more at £20 per head. If you email us, I would be happy to send the menu over to... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$16
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Narrow Quay | Harbourside, Bristol BS1 4QA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Bristol
  • Phone Number: +44 117 929 8392
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