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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%
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“steak” (638 reviews)
“t bone” (29 reviews)
Open Now
18:00 - 22:00All hours
Steakhouse, European, British, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
46 Whiteladies Road | Clifton, Bristol BS8 2NH, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

As a stark house, it has a lot to learn, small portions, irregular staff, mostly students I think who don't really give a toss, we got a burger on the way home as we were still hungry Better value and food at a beefeater!!

Thank michael f
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Food was cold bread was stale staff very unhelpful all in all A very bad experience will not be returning extremely disappointing.

Thank Clayton P
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Ive never written a review but thought i must share my experience at the cow shed last night(AWFUL) 7 people eating and drinking so obviously not going to be a cheap experience my expectations were high, i was very very disappointed, After being served a...More

Thank mark w
grantley w, General Manager at The Cowshed, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi, Firstly apologies for the cloudy beer that was served to you on Friday evening. It was the end of the barrel and was quickly spotted by our barman and quickly replaced. As i explained it was your waiters second shift and its impossible to...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

Very tasty, nice enviroment, good service. Was there previously for the World Cup foodball - great atmosphere and big separate from other areas of restaurant so we weren't impinging on others!

Thank John-LloydH
Reviewed 5 days ago

if you are a meat eater this is a great place to eat and there is a wide range of options. We live fairly close by and it's my restaurant of choice!

Thank Graham S
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Went there with my husband, MIL, and 3 boys (9, 15 & 18)... between us we had t-bones, port belly, sirloin steak and a rib eye that we could cook on a rock. Everyone really enjoyed their dinner - especially my 9 year old cooking...More

Thank kiasusee
Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked online, Saturday morning for Saturday Evening. Arrived on time and we were promptly shown our table. Great location on Whiteladies Road with lots of bars and restaurants around. The restaurant was busy, but we were immediately tended to by the friendly waitress. Food did...More

Thank IanVicker
Reviewed 1 week ago

Quite pleasant surroundings, service was excellent, food selection brilliant with a variety of dishes to choose from. There were 13 in our party and everyone was very satisfied with the meal they selected. Only downside to this restaurant is the price. I feel its a...More

Thank Roy H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love this place . Food is fresh and tasty, The service makes you feel like you matter and Not just a number

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've been eating at The Cowshed for over 5 years. It's always been consistent. Great steaks. Brilliant and varied selection of red wines and a lovely ambience. We just had dinner tonight and the food was exceptional. The sharing platter to start was bursting with...More

Thank Ben H
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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$45
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
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
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
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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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