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Al Bacio

95 Queens Road | Clifton, Bristol BS8 1LW, England
+44 117 973 9734
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good14%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
95 Queens Road | Clifton, Bristol BS8 1LW, England
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Reviewed yesterday

What can I say, another fantastic meal from Al Bacio, we decided to try the Sunday lunch. It felt very strange going to our favourite Italian for Sunday lunch instead of our normal Italian dish but really wanted to try the roast. We are a...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Scandzh
Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant is a real gem in Clifton! Highly recommended to every Italian cuisine lovers! The Staff is very professional and speak both languages: English and Italian! The food is very, very good, pizzas, starter, mains..all so good! Really good choice of drinks as well:...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank VinetaRie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very poor, almost ridiculous lunch. Tagliere pugliese was just a mix of salame Milano, Hungarian salami, mozzarella and Parma ham (basically nothing from Puglia). After 1 hour and 40 mins we got the main, (two forks of tagliatelle tasteless, or two, TWO, ravioli). Tacchino ripieno...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank ducadica93
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have been very regular customers ever since Al Bacio opened but have noticed a decline on quality of ingredients and preparation over the last nine months or so. I know it’s tough times for restaurants now so we accepted things until now. Earlier in...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank MikeG879
Reviewed 16 December 2018 via mobile

I have to say on my more recent visit to al bacio that I feel a bit disappointed and that it’s gone down hill a little bit compared with what it used to be. I used to go there a lot with work for meals...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Philnorton
Reviewed 15 December 2018 via mobile

Soup cold sent back to be heated, lamb shank sent back 3 times because it was cold inside colleagues pudding had cardboard on bottom of panettone and hair found in sorbet - bad - this is their business we pre ordered, no excuse for potential...More

Date of visit: December 2018
2  Thank Ralph D
Reviewed 11 December 2018

Lovely atmosphere, good service & the food was delicious! I could really relax with friends knowing we were in good hands.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Karen B
Reviewed 22 November 2018

I have eaten here around 5/6 times since its opening in Bristol and each time prior to this has been fantastic and the service exemplary. So good, in fact, I was compelled to write a great review on here a couple of years ago. My...More

Date of visit: November 2018
3  Thank Rebecca C
albacio, Public Relations Manager at Al Bacio, responded to this reviewResponded 11 December 2018

Hi there Rebecca C, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review for Al Bacio. We are sorry to hear you were disappointed with your experience at Al Bacio. We apologise about the delay in taking your food order, however, I have been...More

Reviewed 19 November 2018

Wonderful food, attentive but never overbearing service, great atmosphere. Perfect for a romantic dinner. Everything was perfectly prepared. Impossible to make a bad menu choice here!

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank LaurieStory
Reviewed 17 November 2018

Visited Al Bacio for an early dinner. Every course, from three starters to desert and lemoncello closer, simply perfect. The bottle of house white, a Sicilian selection, perfectly complimented the meal. We were so pleased in every way, we booked for Christmas day dinner with...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank JimmySee
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Questions & Answers
26 August 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from JimmySee | Reviewed this property |
Yes -- lots of outdoor seating; lovely patio and terrace but best to book ahead.
26 August 2017|
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Response from pinog780 | Property representative |
Yes for 45 people
9 March 2017|
Response from pinog780 | Property representative |
Thank you for your question, yes the baby's are welcome. Albacio
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$26 - US$39
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 95 Queens Road | Clifton, Bristol BS8 1LW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Bristol
  • Phone Number: +44 117 973 9734
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Located on Queens road, Clifton our restaurant offers a unique and welcoming environment in which to share life’s best moments with friends and family.
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