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Restaurant No. 1

Princess Elizabeth Way | Cheltenham Campus, Cheltenham GL51 7SJ, England
+44 1242 532100
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good15%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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Princess Elizabeth Way | Cheltenham Campus, Cheltenham GL51 7SJ, England
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Reviewed 27 March 2018

The food was outstanding and the hosting was out of this world. Would be going there again. The presentation was amazing.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Jade W
Reviewed 27 March 2018

We were invited to visit and found it a thoroughly enjoyable experience. The "Italian themed" food was beautifully presented and very tasty. There was nothing I could fault with it. The service was very good and courteous. Nothing was too much trouble. The background music...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank foxysasha
Reviewed 12 February 2018

Arrived without a booking. Immediately shown to a table by very courteous staff. The day we arrived there was a Caribbean theme to the dining experience. My wife and I had three courses each. The food was high quality and the service throughout was friendly...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank winchcombe1_13
Reviewed 5 February 2018

Booked a 3 course lunch with 7 friends for Thursday 1st Feb. where students were doing all the cooking & front of house jobs. Some of the students were being monitored for exam assessments, so we were expecting maybe a few hiccups during the service....More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Michael H
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Gloucestershire College trains students for careers in the restaurant and hospitality industry - so chefs, front of house, waiting, lots of similar skills. And they practice on the staff, students and visitors. They do a pretty good job. Better than many restaurants, I have to...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank jacw2000
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Gah! They are proud to serve Starbucks Coffee, says the sign. <spit> I've had worse Starbucks, but as a rule I think their blend is rather nasty. Perhaps it's okay if you drink it in a latte, in which case you are drinking flavoured milk...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank jacw2000
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Every six months former colleagues meet at the College Restaurant for lunch organised by our Secretary. I have attended four of the lunches now and they have all been excellent. The chef and hospitality students are supervised by senior staff and provide delicious food, nicely...More

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank GloucsFamily
Reviewed 12 April 2017

We booked for this special themed evening with high expectations and we were not disappointed. The students prepared, presented and served a delightful and varied full menu which catered for all tastes. Started off with popadoms and freshly made pickles (the lime pickle and mango...More

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank sanbren2015
Reviewed 15 June 2014

Have had some of my most memorable meals here. Such a delight to be served by the wonderful young students of Gloucestershire College's Catering Academy - they have even cooked for the Queen! They never disappoint

Date of visit: March 2014
1  Thank PJCrook
Reviewed 26 February 2014

I have now eaten here three times, and every time the food and service have been excellent. The average cost for a three course meal with coffee is around £13 a head, and I believe it is better than places in Cheltenham that charge you...More

Date of visit: February 2014
1  Thank lynbt
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Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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12:00 - 14:00
12:00 - 14:00
12:00 - 14:00
12:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Princess Elizabeth Way | Cheltenham Campus, Cheltenham GL51 7SJ, England (Formerly Renaissance Restaurant)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cotswolds  >  Cheltenham
  • Phone Number: +44 1242 532100
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Restaurant Number One is the leading Student Training Restaurant in the County based in Cheltenham for students studying Hospitality and Catering at Gloucestershire College. We welcome everyone to Renaissance and if you have any dietary requirements, please let us know when booking and we can adapt the menu to suit your requirements. We look forward to seeing you all soon.
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