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City Cafe - CLOSED

Temple Way | Hilton Garden Inn Bristol City Centre, Bristol BS1 6BF, England
+44 117 910 2714
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible0%
25 Feb 2017
“Rude staff”
22 Feb 2017
“Afternoon Tea”
Restaurant Hours Closed
British, International, European, Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Temple Way | Hilton Garden Inn Bristol City Centre, Bristol BS1 6BF, England
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Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

We booked a voucher on groupon for afternoon tea for two - we also booked a table for 4pm. When we arrived all the staff looked harassed despite the fact the cafe was empty. We were handled rather than greeted by a woman with red...More

Thank Ella C
Reviewed 22 February 2017

I recently had afternoon tea at this venue and it was amazing. so fresh and great choice. The Service was also very good.

Thank 47jstevenson
Reviewed 11 December 2016

We had booked and advised that we wanted the xmas menu. We were advised that we may have to be seated in the bar as there was a coach party due in and they were uncertain about the numbers. On arrival we were given the...More

Thank 1stFloridahome
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

Quit a nice way to spend a few hours. We received a group on voucher for "tea for two" as a gift. We booked and arrived on time. We were offered a decent break with newspapers before the tea was brought to the table. It...More

Thank incredibish
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Regularly here for afternoon tea, always treated like royalty, always tranquil, food always excellent

Thank SammyL07
Reviewed 25 September 2016

The cafe is attached to the Hilton Garden Inn, where we spent a couple of nights. We paid extra to have the breakfast buffet with our stay (although if you choose the option at check-in, as opposed to the next morning, they cut the price)...More

Thank MaryKop
Reviewed 8 August 2016

Eaten here several times whilst staying in the hotel great quality food and service and friendly staff in bar and restuarant

Thank Simon999999999
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

Lovely afternoon tea with very helpful staff, served it earlier to us as well which helped us out perfectly, would definitely recommend to friends!

Thank Nicolee L
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed a lovely afternoon tea there. Very accommodating and friendly staff who made us feel very welcome. Food served quickly and all well done. Overall impressed and happy with the visit there. Would recommend for an afternoon tea, close to city centre Bristol.

Thank Helen A
Reviewed 7 April 2016

Evening meal for 24 people for family & friends was booked. Staff very helpful and happy to help. The food was excellent

Thank Yvonnetemplar59
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$7 - US$27
Good for
Business meetings
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Temple Way | Hilton Garden Inn Bristol City Centre, Bristol BS1 6BF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Bristol
  • Phone Number: +44 117 910 2714
  • E-mail
Nestled in the heart of Temple Quarter, with views overlooking Temple Gardens, Recess offers a wide variety of dishes that can be enjoyed at any time of the day or evening. Recess offers fantastic value with light bites, an array of burgers, salads and pasta dishes in a modern setting. The recently refurbished outdoor terrace is very popular throughout the year with young professionals and our weekend revellers, with a retractable canopy and heating for your comfort. The recent enhancements provides both lounge seating and restaurant style for you to enjoy throughout the year. Continuing on our reputation for providing excellent value and high quality food over the years in Recess, our newly appointed Head Chef's creative approach to local and international produce ensures this is at the heart of all he does. Not your typical hotel restaurant, we like to think our service and food quality speak for themselves. Ideally located for business lunches or a romantic evening out.
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