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Tristans Bistro

11 East Reach, Taunton TA1 3EW, England
+44 1823 332117
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good12%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“smoked fish” (6 reviews)
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International, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
11 East Reach, Taunton TA1 3EW, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Tristan's is one of the few restaurants in Taunton that offers fresh high quality food that's made to order and changes seasonally. This is a true gem of a restaurant- the owners are friendly, welcoming and deliver excellent service every time! The food is by...More

Thank Noelle229818
GeorgieF1993, Owner at Tristans Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi Noelle229818, Thank you so much for taking the time to write up this very comprehensive review. So many kind words. We love seeing you here at the restaurant, and look forward to your next visit. Georgie x

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited midweek in July. Good menu choice including veggie options. Great food, well presented. Friendly service too.

Thank Andy G
GeorgieF1993, Owner at Tristans Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for reviewing us Andy. Much appreciated. See you soon Georgie

Reviewed 11 July 2017

Enjoyed an excellent (wedding anniversary) meal. Good choice of dishes, well cooked and served. Lovely atmosphere. Well worth avisit

Thank georgesnana2011
GeorgieF1993, Owner at Tristans Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your review. We really appreciate your kind comments. We look forward to seeing you again (hopefully we can push the 4 stars up to 5 stars) Georgie

Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

apologies if ive already posted but cannot see my review. the 2 owners and the staff are amazing. we had our wedding reception here. the team couldnt have done enough for us. decorated the room and were so helpful and friendly. food was also amazing....More

Thank Oliver W
GeorgieF1993, Owner at Tristans Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for reviewing us Oliver. It was lovely to see you both again the other evening. Georgie

Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

Visited with family for my sons birthday on a Friday evening. Although we arrived early we're not rushed to table to eat but given plenty of time to enjoy drinks. Once seated at lovely cosy table we ordered food and wow what a fantastic meal...More

Thank c4aker
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

Absolutely fab amazing food great staff great atmosphere we wiil be back...could'nt fault it THANKYOU Georgie and Ashley😊

Thank skipy64
Reviewed 5 June 2017

A restaurant with charming young couple as front of house and chef who produced beautiful food in a delightful atmosphere. Clearly, they are enthusiastic about their bistro. A reunion dinner was, consequently, a wonderful experience.

Thank Alan D
Reviewed 30 May 2017

A group of eight of us had dinner here one Tuesday evening. We were attracted by the special three courses for £23 mid-week special and because of the high standard of food and service on previous visits. We were not disappointed. The service and food...More

Thank Jill W
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Very few places can nail Pork belly on the menu , these guys do Nice cosy bistro, quiet and peaceful

Thank colcat
GeorgieF1993, Owner at Tristans Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2017

Thanks for he review!! Much appreciated, hope to see you soon Georgie

Reviewed 30 April 2017

Myself and my husband came last night for our anniversary and only the second meal out since we had our baby over a year ago! Was slightly concerned as the last time I came I had enjoyed the food so much I thought it may...More

Thank Hannah G
GeorgieF1993, Owner at Tristans Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2017

Thank you for posting a review. Its so good to hear that you enjoyed your special evening. Hope to see you soon Georgie

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$17 - US$43
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
06:30 - 00:30
06:30 - 00:30
06:30 - 00:30
18:00 - 01:00
18:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 East Reach, Taunton TA1 3EW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Taunton
  • Phone Number: +44 1823 332117
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At Tristans Restaurant and Wine Bar is ran buy husband a wife partnership Ashley and Georgie. We have a monthly menu to keep things interesting and also keeping to seasonal produce.The restaurant itself has intimate tables for two as well as tables suitable for gatherings of friends up to 12 plus it has the benefit of the recently refurbished and redecorated Garden room making it a popular venue in Taunton for parties up to 26 for a wide range of events and celebrations.The addition of the bar and seating area at the front of the restaurant provides a relaxed wine bar feel and we now welcome diners and non diners to sit and relax with a glass of wine, pre-dinner aperitif or post dinner coffee.
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