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Under the Stars

Narrow Quay | Harbourside, Bristol BS1 4QA, England
+44 117 929 8392
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (136 reviews)
“pizza” (60 reviews)
“lamb tagine” (7 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 23:30All hours
Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Narrow Quay | Harbourside, Bristol BS1 4QA, England
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1 - 10 of 424 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

Food was good and the waiter was extremely nice he even turned the radio all the way down , so that we could talk ...and he didn't mind us paying individually ( we were a group of 8 )

Thank lechatnoir7
Reviewed 5 days ago

We probably didn't choose the best day to go for a meal in a steel hulled ship - the hottest day of the year so far - and the low ceiling and busy bar/restaurant area didn't help. We were sat at a table on the...More

Thank Andy C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Turned up on a sunny day with signs outside advertising food and when I ordered drinks and tried to order food I was told no food available and was greeted with a truly obnoxious member of staff who told me to deal with it. Her...More

Thank Stuart B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I ate here this weekend to celebrate a friends hen do. We had tapas and the food and choice was fantastic. Really delicious food, and so much of it, in a great setting. I love the quirky decor-especially the bath tub table! It's a shame...More

Thank only1annabel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I would 100% recommend Under the Stars, the food is always impeccably well presented & it's always incredibly tasty. The staff were so friendly & helpful, a special thank you has to go out to Freja who went above & beyond to make sure my...More

Thank RebeccaMJF
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a wonderful tonight at under the stars! Lovely beer... wonderful food... and the wonderful waitress freya even clerked bird poo off my back (it landed just where I couldn't reach!). Stunning service and an amazing place. 5 stars!!

1  Thank Benjamino88
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was here a year ago, and really enjoyed it, but the evening was turned sour by a small incident However, a year on, omg I was blown away by the service!! The food is amazing, you get alot for what you order and everything...More

Thank Chandler T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Recently planned a surprise birthday meal at under the stars, and I found the staff to be so so lovely and helpful. Through all the stress of the secret planning, they were incredibly accommodating and calming of my nerves. Would highly recommend for drinks, pizzas,...More

Thank MayFisherr
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In an area that has a lot of chain eating places was very pleased to find this quirky tapas bar in amongst them. Went by the reviews on Tripadvisor and it certainly didn't disappoint. Set on a boat the restaurant is predominately tapas however does...More

Thank Paul C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I booked a table at Under The Stars prior to a planned weekend in Bristol.. On the day, we arrived about 40 minutes early intending to have a drink before eating. The staff were most welcoming and were able to seat us...More

Thank Ciarriadh
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Hi. Has anyone visited here with children?
25 September 2016|
Answer Show all 4 answers
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.
Has anyone visited this restaurant on New Years Eve, wondering if they have entertainment on
23 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
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
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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