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46 Whiteladies Road | Clifton, Bristol BS8 2NH, England (Formerly The Cowshed)
+44 117 973 3550
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Today
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 18:00 - 22:00
Sun - Sat 12:00 - 15:00
Fri - Sat 18:00 - 22:30
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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Great restaurant, the steaks here are excellent and we were well looked after by very attentive staff. I would definitely recommend this restaurant to all meat lovers.

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Thank Nakamura100
Berlin, Germany
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great presentation and ambience but expensive. Had four heart eaters so needed to order more potatoes and vegetables. For the price, we were disappointed to be charged for the extras. I felt I could have done better myself.

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Thank ginny_fwbr26783
Clevedon, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Food was okay, steak I had was VERY fatty, and the seats were far too close together, could hear the entire conversation of the person next to me, will not be returning.

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Thank gwestlake
Bristol
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Went here for their set lunch on Saturday, booked for 12.30 and was told that they needed to table back by 2.30 which was fine as we had tickets booked in the Cinema for 2.30. Queued up in a very cold vestibule fighting with a curtain whilst one member of the staff did their best to accommodate a lone walk... More 

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Thank RobWarmley
Bristol, United Kingdom
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95 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Saturday night early service great food but service could have been better in my view. House wine was good, recommend the t-bone

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Thank wendieshmit
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I went to the cowshed for breakfast this morning, i ordered the bulls with two poached eggs and hollandaise sauce, I received two fried eggs instead of the poached, oneof the people on my table received hard eggs which is acceptable at home if your granny is cooking and likes thinga well done rather than at a highly respected establishment... More 

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Thank Jim W
Bristol, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Went here for breakfast as thought it was going to be pretty good by the look of the menu. There's a bit of a hotel buffet breakfast thing going on with a table of stuff on one side of the room and coffee jugs and a converyor toaster on the bar. It's worth noting that nobody explained how this system... More 

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Thank Cecil M
Bristol, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

The go to steakhouse in Bristol. Every time I visit I have the T Bone steak which is cooked perfectly. Reasonably priced and the staff are very welcoming

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Thank Danielle M
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

My friends are regulars and love this place, my partner and I were disappointed. My lamb was so rare I could only partially eat it because I could not get my knife through the uncooked bit although the small rolled up belly section was nice. The portions of vegetables that came with the roast were very small and uninspired only... More 

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Thank Jessietheborder
Bristol, England, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the best places for steak in Bristol. Not cheap, but then steak isn't. The meat is really good quality and consistently well cooked. You don't have to worry about them messing it up here. Sauces and sides are great and the puddings are amazing too!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8 - US$42
Cuisine
Steakhouse, European, British, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
Monday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
Saturday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 46 Whiteladies Road | Clifton, Bristol BS8 2NH, England (Formerly The Cowshed)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Bristol
  • Phone Number: +44 117 973 3550
Description
At The Cowshed we bring the taste of the countryside to the city. For us the most important thing is knowing where and how food is produced. We focus on the quality of the farming or production methods and the ethics and integrity of the grocer, breeder or supplier.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?