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30-34 Baldwin Street, Bristol BS1 1NR, England
+44 117 321 0322
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good17%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (84 reviews)
“fusilli” (12 reviews)
Open Now
17:00 - 23:00 Hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
30-34 Baldwin Street, Bristol BS1 1NR, England
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Reviewed today via mobile

Very attentive staff, accommodate to all my needs. The bottomless brunch is absolutely fantastic and I’m sure the set menu is great too!

Thank AJ S
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

If you arrive early (before 6:30) there is a discounted menu with two courses for £16.95 that saves £1 - £5. The selection of Italian meats as a starter is immense and probably best for sharing unless you are a properly hungry person. The pasta...More

3  Thank Ken R
Aquila_Manager, Manager at Aquila, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2018

Hi Ken, Thank you so much for your visit, review and recommendation, we really appreciate it! High praise indeed and we are really glad you enjoyed your visit! Hope to see you again soon! Ciao!

Reviewed today via mobile

Staff were perfect. Never left a desire unfulfilled. Food was good. Left satisfied. You do the math.

Thank luke K
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Good meal but not outstanding. The staff were all very friendly and the service was excellent. The surroundings were very pleasant but our table was quite sticky.

Thank Alan25252525
Reviewed 5 days ago

Very modern looking restaurant right in the centre of the city. Staff were very friendly and welcoming. We both had pasta - very generous portions and very lovely food!

Thank NicolaUK110
Reviewed 1 week ago

Towards the end of June I arranged a table for a group of twenty friends to have our annual reunion dinner - and what a great evening we all had. I had booked the table earlier in the year, and Matt was very helpful in...More

Thank Bernard M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and my family visited Aquila for my birthday dinner. Everything about the evening was amazing from start to finish. They were so accommodating, storing my cake for us and setting balloons up on the table...and the complimentary prosecco was a lovely touch! All of...More

1  Thank shannoncaseysc
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great restaurant on the periphery of the "tourist trap" of the harbour area and having been turned away from Loch Fyne around the corner we were not disappointed with the venue (or the food). The staff were excellent .... attentive but not...More

Thank heike0range
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good service, lots of options on the menu. Food was served promptly and was tasty and fairly priced. Went on a recommendation from a friend and will definitely recommend it to others in the future.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited on my own, had a great experience. Service was good and the food tasted fantastic. Really liked the look of the place, open kitchen was a good look. I didn’t have to wait long for my food and I was offered plenty of drink...More

1  Thank Adam C
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29 November 2017|
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Response from Clare W | Reviewed this property |
They do and I am sure will do everything to make you feel comfortable :)
Nuala S
27 November 2017|
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Response from Joanna B | Reviewed this property |
Hi, yes I would say so, it’s a pretty big place.
Karen J
31 August 2017|
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Response from JanSGlos | Reviewed this property |
I would give them a ring as the staff are really helpful.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$38
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30-34 Baldwin Street, Bristol BS1 1NR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Bristol
  • Phone Number: +44 117 321 0322
  • E-mail
Winners of Bristol's Best Modern European at the Good Food Awards, we are an independant family run modern Italian restaurant bringing the very best of traditional dishes from the regions of Italy to Bristol city centre. The sleek design of the restaurant is complimented by the service given by our front of house team. Our central location on Baldwin Street gives great views from our floor to ceiling windows over both floors, and our capacity of 160 guests ensure we can cater for any occasion. We are fully accessible and have a lift which covers the bar, ground and first floor areas. Vegan & Gluten Free menus are available to view on our website.
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