We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Joules Cafe, Bar & Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Clarence Square, Cheltenham GL50 4JR, England
+44 1242 580411
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

181 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Showing 177: English reviews
Cheltenham, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The service here was excellent, the food was excellent. We went for a family birthday meal, have been there several times before, the restaurant has been refurbished and looks great. My 16 month old started having a bit of a melt down and the waitress went out of her way to get things for him to eat (he's teething and... More 

Thank littlegreenfee
Level Contributor
241 reviews
164 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Joules is a little off the beaten track though it's only a ten minutes walk from the centre of town. We went there on a Sunday for lunch and it was empty when we arrived and only two other tables taken when we left. It's not the smartest place and it's on the lower ground floor, but the food is... More 

Thank africaguy
Bodrum City, Turkey
Level Contributor
9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 February 2017

Very glad we chose to eat here instead of venturing into Cheltenham. We enjoyed fresh pizzas and a lovely halloumi starter. Found the staff to be incredibly friendly and helped us with places to visit etc! Would certainly recommend and we will be returning!

Thank Sidonie E
Gloucester, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
3 reviews
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

My husband and l had a lovely meal at Joules Restaurant on Valentines evening ... there was a great 3 course menu available with a glass of prosecco thrown in ... or you could choose from the normal menu... Everything was cooked to perfection, my fish was delicious and my Husbands steak was the best he had tasted in a... More 

Thank Sandy G
Camelford, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
82 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 February 2017

After a really comfortable night in the hotel was looking forward to agood breakfast and was certainly not let down. Excellent choice for everyone in a spotless restaurant.

Thank Geoffly087
Level Contributor
39 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 January 2017

We dropped by on a Saturday lunchtime, after my daughter had read promising reviews of this bar and restaurant in the basement of the Clarence Court Hotel, only to find the place completely deserted. Odd, we thought for such a nicely decorated place - well stocked bar, comfortable lounge area and a large restaurant. Even the quality background music suggested... More 

Thank Nigel_Thornberry_KBE
Berwick St John
Level Contributor
406 reviews
185 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 218 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 January 2017

I ate here when staying at the hotel. The menu was varied and service very good. I was quite pleased with the food and will probably use the restaurant again when I stay.

Thank AttitudeAdjuster
Oxford, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 12 January 2017

I have been to Joules a few times in the last 4-5 months as we've recently moved closeby. On our first visit we met Scott behind the bar who runs the hotel and has been extremely friendly and hospitable each time we have been. We have tried a range of dishes and they've all been incredible and very generous in... More 

Thank oak1989
Birmingham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 4 January 2017

We ate at Joules restaurant on both nights of our stay at the Clarence Court Hotel. The restaurant, tucked away in the basement of the hotel, is a warm, cosy and intimate place to eat with fantastic service. The food is excellent - our steaks were cooked to perfection and our children polished off their meals on both nights too!... More 

Thank Mr_Nine_Yards
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
100 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 December 2016

Good range on the menu plus when taking the orders Scott was happy to accommodate individual requests. He also tried to persuade the children to try the salad.

Thank Bonny600

Travellers who viewed Joules Cafe, Bar & Restaurant also viewed

Cheltenham, Cotswolds

Been to Joules Cafe, Bar & Restaurant? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$12 - US$24
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Cheap Eats, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Clarence Square, Cheltenham GL50 4JR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cotswolds  >  Cheltenham
  • Phone Number: +44 1242 580411
Joules is the perfect place to meet and relax. Whether it is a leisurely breakfast, a fantastic coffee with friends, a light bite, a quick drink or lingering over a sumptuous dinner we really do have it all. We are passionate about our food with fresh local produce used as much as possible and our Pizzas are second to none!

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Joules Cafe, Bar & Restaurant staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?