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The Bistro at Cardynham House

Tibbiwell Street, Painswick GL6 6XX, England
+44 1452 810030
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good32%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Tibbiwell Street, Painswick GL6 6XX, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just loved it. Full of character and great food. Will definitely be going back to this superb restaurant.

Thank sculley_11
Reviewed 12 November 2017

This is an old fashioned bistro (lacy table cloth) in a very pretty corner. There was a private party in a room just off the restaurant which looked very jolly. While we waited for our main course multiple plates of food were carried past us...More

Thank LLSL
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Popped in following a quick walk in the village - we specifically stopped off in Painswick for something to eat. Found this little gem and are very pleased we stopped by. Very well presented, and because of the time of day we went in we...More

Thank Anna E
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Went here on the recommendation of one of the locals. Was sadly disappointed in the quality of food which was over priced and a dated menu. The bistro itself was very quant and the staff provided excellent service, and though the food was acceptable, the...More

Thank GHN20122
Reviewed 19 September 2017

Booked here following the reviews we read. Slightly disappointed if I am honest. A good choice of food but it came out a little too quickly to be freshly made considering it is a Bistro. I had the stroganoff and it came with rice and...More

Thank Mandy H
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Staying in painswick not many places to eat trust me you must go here friendly hosts great menu and most importantly excellent quality and great value for money. Going back tomorrow I had steak wife had halibut from soecials board. great

Thank keith b
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Fantastic food, lovely relaxed atmosphere, very friendly staff, what's not to love? Will definitely be returning during our stay in Painswick.

Thank orangeandblue1234
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

We regularly go to Cardynham House for dinner. The food is great, patrons are amazing, and priced reasonably.

Thank Antmorrison
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Initially thought that this would be closed on Sunday evening, but were told we could eat there when we checked in at the &B at Cardynham House; not sure if that meant it was just for hotel guests or not (didn't see other diners arrive...More

Thank Mark H
Reviewed 1 September 2017

Walked in on the off chance and with the wife midweek and had a couple of mains,It was a unusual experience,both plates arrived almost as soon as ordering , oven ready chips a wild boar steak and Duck in a Madeira sauce with more oven...More

Thank Builthbandit
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$27 - US$54
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tibbiwell Street, Painswick GL6 6XX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cotswolds  >  Painswick
  • Phone Number: +44 1452 810030
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