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The Bowl Inn

££ - £££, British,
16 Church Road | Lower Almondsbury, Almondsbury BS32 4DT, England
+44 1454 612757
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good37%
  • Average14%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible16%
Travellers talk about
“beans” (6 reviews)
“sandwiches” (7 reviews)
“pudding” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
16 Church Road | Lower Almondsbury, Almondsbury BS32 4DT, England
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1 - 10 of 267 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Called in for a pint whilst staying nearby. Good selection of ales and beers Friendly staff, lovely pub interior. Food looked very appealing, even though I didn't eat. Village location where everyone appears to know each other, apart from me....

Thank dalglish07
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely country pub tucked away in a little village, however. Dreadful service and food. Such a pity as it used to be great.More

Thank Angela G
TheBowlInn, Manager at The Bowl Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Angela, I am very sorry to hear you did not enjoy your experience at the Bowl Inn during your recent visit. If you would like to discuss what happened with the Management Team directly we can contact you via email or phone if you...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The Bowl is a friendly, clean and pleasant place to stay and eat, I have stayed there twice now and booked again for September.

Thank Deano819
Reviewed 16 August 2017

We took some distinguished guests of ours to the Bowl Inn for a dinner. From the minute we walked in things started to ring alarm bells. It very quickly became clear that the waiting staff are untrained in how to wait tables, they were nervous...More

2  Thank spinach_eater
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Went mid-week lunch time. Good 'buzz' and warm welcome. Excellent choice of food and wines. Food arrived without much delay and was of good quality and quantity.

Thank MikeSinclair
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Lunch today. Wrong order runner-up best part of an hour to receive only part of the correct one. Chewy gammon fairly tasteless fish cakes. Mixed side salad turned out (eventually) to be just more all green garnish with very boring dressing. They are desperately trying...More

Thank Kron E
Reviewed 6 August 2017

A lovely country pub tucked away only 5 minutes from the M5 Also has rooms and the food is good. It's the sort of place you can rock up for lunch, chill out with a good bottle of wine and not notice where the time...More

Thank Nic J
Reviewed 3 August 2017

We like to take friends and family to this pub as it's full of old world charm. There's a good selection of food and drinks and the service is good. Staff are friendly and helpful. There's a small outdoor seating area at the front with...More

Thank Pauline F
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Ate here with friends, great choice, excellent service, tasty beer, lovely glass of Merlot and good value

Thank Essexworldtraveller
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

A lovely old Inn full of character and history. Beautiful quiet location. Comfortable rooms. Good food and great choice of beers. Did not see the ghosts!

Thank Drakestravels
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8 April 2017|
Response from 722debra | Reviewed this property |
Yes dogs welcomed
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Church Road | Lower Almondsbury, Almondsbury BS32 4DT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Gloucestershire  >  Almondsbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1454 612757
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