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Petrus Wine Bar

75 Whiting Street, Bury St Edmunds IP33 1NX, England
+44 7824 364933
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Overview
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good15%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (43 reviews)
“cheese board” (10 reviews)
“ice cream” (3 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Wine Bar, British
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
75 Whiting Street, Bury St Edmunds IP33 1NX, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I'm no connesieur but the fillet steak was very good. A lot of places mess up cooking a "very rare" steak right but this was superb, very lean cuts too. Draft beer choices suit the place well and the pale ale was very nice. Service...More

Thank Jibson7
Iain_Petrus, Owner at Petrus Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for the review. Always nice to hear back, good or bad.

Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

Stopped in for a drink at end of night, great live music and vibe. The craft ale was lovely quality, and the acoustic music added a lovely atmosphere.

Thank Colin L
Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

Fab little find. Fantastic ambiance, with attentive staff. We did ‘before and after’ dinner drinks (we didn’t eat here as we had already booked elsewhere beforehand) but we will most definitely be going back to try the food.

Thank Vicky R
Reviewed 25 January 2018

The steaks were good but the plates were cold. Very limited menu, and insufficient cheese boards to accommodate our party of 8, so we had to share 2 between us.

Thank Gill F
Reviewed 9 January 2018

Great steak, good live music, good wine selection. Iain is a great host. Well worth booking in on friday when they have live music

Thank Ringotom
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

Called in here for a drink to escape the madness of Bury Christmas Market. The owner kindly opened a few minutes early to allow us in from the cold. We enjoyed several drinks in the end, due to the lovely welcome and the delicious Barolo!!

Thank Rachel S
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

The steaks are tender and cooked to perfection. Wonderful wine. Service was brilliant. Lovely little wine bar/restaurant.

Thank Dorothycosta
Reviewed 21 September 2017

I came across this bar thanks to a sign they put on the Main Street directing people towards their location. I arrived to find the wine club in full swing with locals and Americans from the local Air Force bade enjoying and talking about wine....More

Thank stutheobald
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

We hadn't been here for a long time (before current owners) but popped in for a drink and the music and atmosphere was great so we thought we'd try it for food again. We had a lovely evening with great steaks. We ordered wine by...More

Thank Darren H
Iain_Petrus, Owner at Petrus Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2017

Thanks Darren. Always great to hear when someone has had a good time.

Reviewed 14 August 2017

We were visiting our friends in Bury St Edmunds who know of this wine bar so suggested that we all ate there. This is a great little wine bar and although its a very simple and limited menu, it fits perfectly with the ambience and...More

Thank DannyDeni
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Suzielovesfood
11 January 2016|
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Response from Iain_Petrus | Property representative |
Hi Suzie, The menu can be viewed at the Petrus website.. If your husband is a vegetarian I can cater for him if you can give me advance notice. My contact details are on the website. There is no music evenings in January... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$19 - US$24
Cuisine
Wine Bar, British
Meals
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Tuesday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 75 Whiting Street, Bury St Edmunds IP33 1NX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Bury St Edmunds
  • Phone Number: +44 7824 364933
  • E-mail
Description
Fine Wine and Great Steaks
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