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Bar Chocolat

19 The Mall | Clifton Village, Bristol BS8 4JG, England
+44 117 974 7000
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Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“cakes” (28 reviews)
“panini” (3 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 18:00 Hours
CUISINES
Cafe, British
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
19 The Mall | Clifton Village, Bristol BS8 4JG, England
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1 - 10 of 106 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

very good if you got chocolate cravings.really relaxing have a good chat and relax atmosphere excellent drinks

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Q6458NVsusanc
Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

Delicious coffee served in pleasant surroundings. Very relaxing. Plenty of naughty nibbles if that’s your thing.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Pat51francophile
Kate P, Owner at Bar Chocolat, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2018

We are so glad you enjoyed you visit. Come back and enjoy even more of our naughty treats. :)

Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

A nice and friendly coffee place with sits in and out side. Not far from the town centre nor Bristol Zoo

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Rafal K
Kate P, Owner at Bar Chocolat, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2018

So glad you enjoyed your visit. We hope to see you again.

Reviewed 27 August 2018

Three friends treat us to a coffee/chocolate and cake and chocolates. It was absolutely delicious. A really special treat - recommend to anyone who wants to celebrate a special occasion.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank mrhealth
Kate P, Owner at Bar Chocolat, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2018

So glad you enjoyed your visit. We hope to see you again. The Bar Chocolat Team

Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

Visited on a very hot day at the end of July. Having strolled around Clifton we decided on this attractive independent cafe for a light lunch as we had an excellent restaurant booked for the evening. And it had a note in the window saying...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank lovelyasever
Kate P, Owner at Bar Chocolat, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2018

Thankyou for your review. I will talk to the member of staff with your feedback and remind him what is expected from them. I agree that smiling is incredibly important. There are 2 air con units one in shop and one facing kitchen over the...More

Reviewed 21 May 2018

We stopped by for a cup of coffee as the place looked really nice. Both coffee and hot dark hot choc were great. The chocolate almond cake was probably the best we've ever had anywhere in the UK. Can't recommend this place enough. Little gem...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank aga_ostrowska
Kate P, Owner at Bar Chocolat, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2018

We are so glad you enjoyed your visit. We have worked hard to get the recipe right for that cake, so I am glad to hear you enjoyed it. We hope you come and visit again soon.

Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

It's a pretty good little café. We had a plate of 4 luxury chocolates for £2.20, though they were expensive, they were delicious. We also had lattes, chocolate cake and chocolate coated flapjack. They were good and standard café prices. We will definitely revisit when...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Alex A
Kate P, Owner at Bar Chocolat, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2018

So glad you enjoyed your visit. We look forward to welcoming you back when your next in Clifton.

Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

Couldn’t ask for more, lovely baileys hot chocolate, good flapjacks and friendly helpful staff. Advised on places to have a glass of wine and where to eat - all worked out fab

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank 245judithr
Kate P, Manager at Bar Chocolat, responded to this reviewResponded 21 March 2018

Thankyou for your review. We love to hear that people have enjoyed their visit. We hope that you visit again soon.

Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

We had two excellent hot chocolates here on a freezing cold day in Bristol. It’s a well run independent with great chocolates, pastries and coffee. Well worth seeking out

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank BigKevTravels
Kate P, Owner at Bar Chocolat, responded to this reviewResponded 21 March 2018

Thankyou. We are so glad you enjoyed your visit. We hope that you visit again.

Reviewed 31 January 2018 via mobile

I was just wondering around Bristol, having come up on my own for an open day. I stopped off here and it was really chill, nice atmosphere and AWESOME hot chocolate. 15 minutes there and gone, but it was worth it 100%!

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Tadhg C
Kate P, Owner at Bar Chocolat, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2018

So glad you enjoyed your visit with us and your hot chocolate. When your back in Bristol pop in again. :)

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ingeniosity
31 May 2015|
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Response from Kate P | Property representative |
Hi We have a range of pre boxed chocolates treats and presents from £3.95. We also less loose chocolates that are sold at £4.95 per 100grams. The customer can decide if these are packaged in a bag or range of box sizes... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$3 - US$6
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:30 - 18:00
Monday
09:00 - 18:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 18:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 18:00
Thursday
09:00 - 18:00
Friday
09:00 - 18:00
Saturday
09:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 The Mall | Clifton Village, Bristol BS8 4JG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Bristol
  • Phone Number: +44 117 974 7000
  • E-mail
Description
A short stroll down from the historic Clifton Suspension Bridge and you'll find Bar Chocolat on The Mall at the heart of Clifton Village. Where better to meet up with friends and relax for a while with something from our classic cafe menu than in our cosy, unique atmosphere? We are a family business and pride ourselves on good-old-fashioned quality service to make each and every visit a pleasure. We think we do the best hot chocolate in town - it's our absolute passion - as well as our cafe classics including organic, fair trade coffees and teas, alcoholic drinks and delicious homemade cakes and food served all day.
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