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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” (641 reviews)
“t bone” (30 reviews)
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12:00 - 15:00All hours
Steakhouse, European, British, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
46 Whiteladies Road | Clifton, Bristol BS8 2NH, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The place is very stylish and the steaks they serve are very nice, high quality I would say, but prices are too high. I don't find acceptable that a 200g steak with a few oily fries and a glass of wine could cost about 40...More

Thank Nando N
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The devil is in the detail. The food here is excellent, and the service prompt and friendly. But the delicious roast meal we ordered arrived tepid so I can't quite give top marks! I'd still recommend it as the place in the area for a...More

Thank Richard b
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Had a great lunch here .. service was good staff friendly.. cocktails were very nice Prices were good too.. mixture of people in there couples and families. Offered a good menu

Thank Kate E
Reviewed 2 days ago

We fancied steak so booked here as we had previous good experiences. We were welcomed and directed to our table quickly. Service was friendly. However both of our different cuts of steaks were over or under cooked. We notified the waiter who checked that he...More

Thank TonyPBristol
Reviewed 2 days ago

My recollections of this place were good. But having booked to celebrate our first wedding anniversary we were initially sat next to 2 large tables of 15 year olds with no parents or teachers to direct. We asked to be moved and our wish was...More

Thank John W
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Friendly, nice ambience. Outstanding steak and good Sunday lunch. Wine list ok Staff helpful and friendly. Regular visitor when in Bristol due to consistent good food

Thank V12Vantage
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Went to the clashed for lunch on a Wednesday still quite busy which is a good sign. O 've we started eating we knew why. Food was excellent and very very good value. Staff also very good. Not over attentive but just kept an eye...More

Thank bryan r
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Superb food with the best roast beef I've eaten in a restaurant for a long time. The four of us all had super food. It was a pity the waitress was very unhelpful (understatement), about letting us have a serving spoon for the shredded red...More

Thank LadyJenniferAnn
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Came on a Wednesday evening for a rare spontaneous dinner out together. Maitre D' was appallingly rude on arrival, monkfish apparently uncooked. Steak nice though. Perhaps avoid for the season?

Thank Brett R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Three of us turned up on a Monday evening to celebrate our daughter moving into her first flat, but had to wait 80 minutes before we got our food. The place was not busy (6 or 7 other tables eating) our prosecco came quickly and...More

Thank davidahough
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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$10 - US$48
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
Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
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
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12:00 - 15:00
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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
  • E-mail
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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