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The Old Fish Market

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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2018 Winner
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At the centre of Bristol’s old town, The Old Fish Market provides fresh food and perfectly poured pints - as well as a wide range of whiskies and gins - to the whole city. Whether you drop by for our exclusive express lunches or for the regular live music, you won’t regret it.
PRICE RANGE
US$4 - US$19
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub
FEATURES
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
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All reviews chowder faggots fish and chips tartare sunday roast mash pork sandwich pizza steak the pub quality pub food live jazz ales and ciders great beer nice atmosphere saturday night
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Reviewed 4 days ago

located in Baldwin st,right by the river and centre,this pub has a wonderful feel and is very popular,indeed we always go there when in Bristol. Great range of drinks,featuring a different promotion every month.Staff were friendly and contribute to a very good venue.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank anne h
OldFishMarket, General Manager at The Old Fish Market, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Anne H Thank you so much for your review, we are very please you enjoy your time at the pub when you visit. We hope to see you soon. Kind Regards Richard

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very cosy Pub - live jazz music the evening I went there. Friendly staff and quick service. Menu card has all the classic Pub food - food was very nice and tasty Good place and will for sure come again

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank am200276
OldFishMarket, General Manager at The Old Fish Market, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi am200276 Thank you for such a lovely review, we hope to see you again soon. Kind regards Richard

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Every time we come to Bristol we go to The Old Fish Market. A cosy authentic pub with the best chowder we've ever eaten. Lots of other lovely items on the menu, a great selection of drinks and really friendly staff. Will always return.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Gingerbreadfred
OldFishMarket, General Manager at The Old Fish Market, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Gingerbreadfred Thank you for your review, very pleased to hear you enjoy our signature dish The Chowder. Many Thanks Richard

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lots of character and a good choice of beers on tap Did not eat here but options looked good Nice chill place for a beer

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Albia-Newton
OldFishMarket, General Manager at The Old Fish Market, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Albia-Newton Thank you for your review, and pleased to hear you enjoyed our selection of beers! Many thanks Richard

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very friendly bar staff- happy to recommend places to visitors and yet also seemed to be a place for regulars too. Tried chowder for the first time and were not disappointed! Delicious food and even had their own brewed rhubarb cider that was yummy! Personal...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank alohagan
OldFishMarket, Manager at The Old Fish Market, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Alohagan, Thanks for the lovely review, I hope you'll be visiting Bristol again sometime soon. Thanks Greg

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely bar in central location. Good selection of drinks, gin being my particular favourite. Staff friendly. Good atmosphere.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank KimFx
OldFishMarket, Manager at The Old Fish Market, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi KimFx, Thanks for the review. Cheers greg

Reviewed 8 December 2018 via mobile

Staying in Bristol for one night because of a gig at The Fleece we came here for some drinks and food. The pub looked really pretty from outside and the trip advisor reviews were very good. The pub was very busy however quick service and...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Claire30Norwich
OldFishMarket, Manager at The Old Fish Market, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Claire30Norwich, Thanks for the review, glad you enjoyed yourself. Kind Regards Greg

Reviewed 2 December 2018 via mobile

I went to Bristol with friends for the weekend and came across the old fish market now a pub. Doing some amazing clam/Bacon Chowder, the last time I had chowder this good I was in San Francisco USA . the pub was full of history...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank evertoncummings
OldFishMarket, Manager at The Old Fish Market, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi evertoncummings, Thanks for the great review. Glad to hear you enjoyed our speciality dish so much. Kind Regards Greg

Reviewed 27 November 2018 via mobile

Staying in Bristol city centre for two nights and happened to see The Old Fish Market on trip advisor whilst looking for somewhere to eat on a Sunday evening. Went online and booked our table, which was easy to do, and headed down there for...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank B6301VYkimc
OldFishMarket, Manager at The Old Fish Market, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi B6301VYkimc, Thanks for top notch review, really glad to hear you enjoyed our roast & your time so much. Kind Regards Greg

Reviewed 9 November 2018 via mobile

Fullers pubs are as good as they get with the legendary amazing London Pride. The Old Fish Market is brilliant it has a buzzing atmosphere. We ordered the Haddock & chips along with a Burger, decent pub food although the burger was a tad dry....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Boxerdogs1
OldFishMarket, Manager at The Old Fish Market, responded to this reviewResponded 20 November 2018

Hi Boxerdogs1, Thanks for the review, really appreciate the lovely words. My apologies we didn't get the burger spot on, please in future let us know, we would much prefer to have you love your meal 100% rather than suffer in silence! I hope you'll...More

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hrwilliams
6 December 2017|
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Hi Hr William, Andy the head chef at the fish market here. I do like to hope that our roast dinners are nice,we do aim to ensure that each is treated as if we were feeding our own family on a sunday. In regards to vegetarian... More
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