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Hotel du Vin & Bistro

The Sugar House Narrow Lewins Mead | Narrow Lewins Mead, Bristol BS1 2NU, England
+44 844 736 4252
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Overview
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good26%
  • Average17%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“pates” (5 reviews)
“steak frites” (5 reviews)
“soup” (21 reviews)
Opens in 17 min
All hours
CUISINES
European, British, Soups, French, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
DETAILS
The Sugar House Narrow Lewins Mead | Narrow Lewins Mead, Bristol BS1 2NU, England
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1 - 10 of 502 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

Very enjoyable experience. Food excellent, service good. Location of the starters in the other room could have been thought out a little better, especially as it was through the only door in and out of the seating area.

Thank Goldenmarvin
Reviewed 1 week ago

Service starts at 17.30 on weekdays, so we chose the Bistro du Vin for an early dinner before a concert at Colston Hall, just around the corner. Steak with fries, and a dish of cod with salmon were well-executed and flavoursome; a side of deep-fried...More

Thank DrPachyderm
Reviewed 1 week ago

So I had high expectations and they were mostly met. It is expensive but the food was lovely. I had a tiger prawn starter and a baked cod for main. The food was delicious. The service was also very good and friendly.

Thank Graham B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great venue but the food was below all expectations. The fish soup was just heated and my main was drawning in oil. Tasteless. No value for money. Service didn't have enough knowledge. Such a disappointment for a Saturday night out.

1  Thank Liv18
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked an afternoon tea - lovely selection of cakes and savouries. Particularly enjoyed the desert containing gin. Very attentive staff and a lovely relaxed feel. The hotel has really up its game with the afternoon tea from a previous visit and I cannot wait to...More

Thank SomersetSnoopy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fantastic fixed price Sunday Lunch, don't eat breakfast before you go - you will be full. The French market table buffet style seafood, pates, salads, charcuterie, etc. is a lovely spread. One of the four courses on offer. The atmosphere is relaxed but smart, live...More

Thank Julian C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a shame. Went expecting top quality food and service in the restaurant as had heard about Hotel Du Vin over the years. Unfortunately the service was confused and almost rude. The food was uninspired and basic not very well cooked ,which is not what...More

Thank mintytravel
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Food was amazing service amazing lovely atmosphere good drinks really can't complain or critisize at all loved it can't wait to return to try the steaks

Thank mreds2ne
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We received this over night stay from a friend.. we arrived and we were greeted by Reception staff. The Receptionist Gemma, was very friendly and informative . Making myself feel very as ease. Escorting us to our suite and explaining The logistics of the Hotel....More

Thank BristolDawn1
Reviewed 23 April 2017

The 4 course Sunday lunch is fantastic, especially the fresh fish. Went there for our 1st Wedding anniversary and was treated to a celebratory glass of wine. Returned on my Wife's birthday and they made her feel special with "Happy Birthday" written in chocolate on...More

Thank SimplyJim
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$26 - US$32
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:00
Monday
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:00
Tuesday
18:00 - 22:30
12:30 - 14:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Sugar House Narrow Lewins Mead | Narrow Lewins Mead, Bristol BS1 2NU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Bristol
  • Phone Number: +44 844 736 4252
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  • This restaurant is at Hotel du Vin & Bistro
Description
The Bistro restaurant at the Hotel Du Vin, Bristol is part of a Grade II listed warehouse building dating back to the 1700s. The traditional style seen in the appearance of the building is also reflected in the Bistro’s menu, although a contemporary edge is also given to array of European cuisine on offer, with simple classic dishes shifting seasonally and head chef Marcus Lang providing his own unique recipes each day. Opened in 1999, the Bistro restaurant welcomes diners seven days a week for lunches and dinners consisting of the finest in local produce (see the self explanatory yet carefully created Land, Sea and Local Menu). You might also enjoy sampling the restaurant’s bountiful and eclectic wine list.