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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%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (147 reviews)
“pizza” (64 reviews)
“lamb tagine” (8 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Narrow Quay | Harbourside, Bristol BS1 4QA, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

So simple and so well done. A boat on the water with a simple but very effective setting. It was just very good food and fantastic and attentive staff. I am a vegetarian and the options were lovely. We had the tapas. Highly recommend.

Thank Adam D
Reviewed 3 days ago

Under the stars is a quirky and fun place for tapas and pizza, moored right in the centre of the action of Bristols' much-rejuvenated docks. Drinks on the deck overlooking the action, weather permitting, are well worth it and you can then eat downstairs where...More

Thank BruceMac19
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My fiancé and I had a lovely meal here, the environment was relaxed and friendly. The food was great, definitely recommend the Tapas dishes....really nice!

Thank Andy041987
Reviewed 3 days ago

This place is super lovely! The tapas was absolutely delicious and the cocktails were stunning. Loved the atmosphere too.

Thank Sabine G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went here before a play at the Bristol Old Vic , which is a few minutes walk away. Lovely position and great on a summer's day with its outside seating. We booked to be certain of a table, so we're seated downstairs. But it is...More

Thank CGeorge1945
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is an absolute star find; it has become a firm favourite of ours and we love visiting every time we're in Bristol. The tapas are spectacular, the cocktails irresistible, the setting quirky and atmospheric - all for fantastically good value. On this visit,...More

Thank efhj
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We spent a few hours dining al fresco on the upper deck. The tapas were absolutely beautiful (and I've had my hair share of tapas) the staff were positively lovely and could not do enough for us to ensure we enjoyed our visit. They even...More

Thank JenLeighMorg
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A bar on a boat with outdoor seating and amazing cocktails. Yummy!! We went for a couple of drinks on a Thursday afternoon and found the seating area full because the sun was out. Haven't tried the food here but I recommend the cocktails!

Thank myalily
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a great place to sit outside in the sunshine having a drink after work. Good selection of drinks at a decent price. There are three things to be aware of and which brings this down to 3.5 stars. If you sit outside you...More

Thank SAHoulwood8284
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My daughter booked a table here to celebrate my visit! What a fantastic place. Gorgeous food, friendly staff & although we were given a time limit on our table there was no panic to eat up & leave. Reasonably priced & definitely a case of...More

Thank Jaki A
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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.
24 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
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, View
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
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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