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Bird in Hand

££ - £££, British,
58 High Street, Saltford BS31 3EJ, England
+44 1225 873335
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good29%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“potatoes” (15 reviews)
“lasagna” (13 reviews)
Closes in 13 min
11:00 - 23:00 Hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
58 High Street, Saltford BS31 3EJ, England
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1 - 10 of 293 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Birthday celebrations with family 9 of us. Took advantage of the Xmas menu. Superb food AGAIN !. Excellent service always with a smile & super efficient, this pub never fails to deliver. Large selection of Ales with a small ‘menu’ of strength & quality. Special...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Colin C
colin b, Owner at Bird in Hand, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

The staff very much appreciate your kind comments and we hope to see you again soon. A review like this makes us all smile!

Reviewed 1 week ago

Popped into my local on Wednesday evening and chose Tunnel Vision real ale brewed locally at Box. Superb pint. Well done to The Bird In Hand, they serve a great choice of beers and ciders, at competitive pricing. Please keep Tunnel Vision as a regular...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank LordSaltfordBristol
colin b, Owner at Bird in Hand, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank very much for taking the time to write your review. We take pride in serving good food and 'Real Ales' and are proud to be in the CAMRA Real Ale guide as well as a member of Cask Marque. Glad you enjoyed your pint.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Firstly the bar staff were brilliant. We booked a table without realising it was the santa dash weekend... good job! And would advise. The food was quick and prompt, it tasted great but for the price would expect it to be something different. £15 plus...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Beths26320
colin b, Owner at Bird in Hand, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Many thanks for your review and have certainly noted the comments you have made. Putting cauliflower cheese with our vegetable selection is not our usual practice but, unfortunately, as we were exceptionally busy on that day the kitchen had run out of dishes. You should...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I visited this pub today with family and had the roast turkey which was rally very tasty! Came with stuffing, pigs in blankets and a very tasty cauliflower cheese. The only thing that was missing for me was the Yorkshire pudding but to be honest...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Blueshinycloud
colin b, Owner at Bird in Hand, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

So glad you enjoyed your Roast at The Bird. The next time you come, and want a Yorkshire Pud, please do not hesitate to ask, we will be delighted to oblige! Thankyou for taking the time to write your kind review.

Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

I live on the west side of Bath and this is my 'go to' pub. Lovely setting with sloping rear beer garden with pond, view of the cycle path and petanque at the bottom. Very homely interior, traditional decor and can be relied on to...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Tommy G
colin b, Owner at Bird in Hand, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you Tommy for taking the time to write your excellent review. We try to do our best to serve good food and drink at the Bird in Hand. Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed dinner in the Bird in Hand on a couple of successive nights. Very busy venue obviously popular with local people and recommended to visitors and tourists. Food and drinks were well priced and food was excellent. Service was great - friendly and attentive -...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank M173YCjohns
colin b, Owner at Bird in Hand, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2018

Thank you so much for your lovely comments! I will let the team know of your positive feed back, I'm sure they'll all be glad to hear. We do work very hard here to make sure everyone has a great experience and its a pleasure...More

Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

The staff were very accommodating for our table needs, requiring a wheelchair space at our table. They were attentive and a excellent service provided. The food was enjoyed thoroughly by all members of our party, fresh, delicious, large portions - and traditional, what more could...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Kitty C
colin b, Owner at Bird in Hand, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2018

Thank you for your lovely feed back! its very much appreciated and we always try our best to accommodate everyone's needs.We are very pleased to hear you enjoyed our food and had a lovely time with us! We're glad you enjoyed two of our popular...More

Reviewed 26 August 2018

Went lunch time Saturday, very disappointed. Ordered cheese salad ( veggie choice very poor) came with a heaped table spoon of mixed leaves ( from a packet so all bitter red leaves & stalks) ment be potato salad it was pasta ( waitress did get...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank mariashaun196
colin b, Owner at Bird in Hand, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2018

We are very sorry for your unsatisfied experience here with us. We apologies deeply for incorrectly informing you that the salads came with potato salad instead of pasta salad by our waitress who should have checked first, that's our mistake! Our salads consist of lettuce,...More

Reviewed 15 August 2018

We were out cycling and got caught in a rain shower, pulled into the pub and thry kindly opened 20 mins early to let us have a coffee, that is great service and will certainly return for a mealMore

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Durac3
colin b, Owner at Bird in Hand, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2018

Thank you for your kind review, the team here always work hard to look after all of our guests no matter the time of the day! we're glad to hear you enjoyed your coffee stop hear with us. We look forward to seeing you again...More

Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

Good value food and a variety of beers. Lamb dish with goats cheese was particularly nice and whitebait was fresh with a crispy coating. Vegetarians catered for.More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank tidyiam
colin b, Owner at Bird in Hand, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2018

Thank you for your lovely feedback! We're glad top here you enjoyed our food and beer! The Lamb dish was one of our chef's specials and a very popular one too! and the whitebait is one of our favourite starters, We're pleased they satisfied your...More

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Response from Dark S | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can provided you order well in advance 👌🏾
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4 October 2017|
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Response from Neil D | Reviewed this property |
yes dog friendly under control
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Laura S
7 July 2016|
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Food is served 11am - 2:30 pm and 5:30pm - 9pm Monday - Friday 11am - 9pm on Saturdays & Sundays
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 58 High Street, Saltford BS31 3EJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Saltford
  • Phone Number: +44 1225 873335
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