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JK's at St. Michaels Restaurant

Victoria Street | Painswick, Painswick GL6 6QA, England
01452 813832
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Ranked #5 of 9 restaurants in Painswick
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $16 - $39
Cuisines: European
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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English first
Bristol, United Kingdom
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135 reviews 135 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

Located facing the famous yew trees,.we sat outside in the sun and enjoyed cold gammon served with two eggs chips and a small salad. Friendly service. Disappointing coffee tasted stewed which we weren't charged for.

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Painswick, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

Grandmum Oscar and I had a fantastic meal. The starters were delicious and whilst generous the balance was spot on. Both Grandmum and I had fillet steak that was so succulent my mouth is watering now writing this. Double cooked chips - yum! And a side salad with quails eggs! Oscar had 'Godzilla' as we had been to see the... More

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London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

Despite speaking to the owner about their fish menu (which is on the website) before booking and being reassured that there was always a big selection of fresh fish, this was not the case. The overall choice of dishes seemed a bit old fashioned (dover sole cooked with grapes, beef wellington etc.) and not what we were expecting at all.... More

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St albans
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

Excellent food. It was exactly what we wanted. Lamb shank was delicious and and they added in some extra nice touches.

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leicester
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63 reviews 63 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

We actually booked this by mistake - we have visited Painswick 3 years ago and eaten at a lovely bistro and thought this was it! - However it now turns out that was Cardenams - which was lovely 3 years ago hence we were going to book it again - however JK's was fantastic and we thought for the quality... More

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London, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

This is a cosy and welcoming restaurant, serving freshly-cooked and tasty seasonal food. It's right in the middle of the village. Good slow-cooked lamb shank. Friendly and personal service.

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Northampton, United Kingdom
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137 reviews 137 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

This restaurant is great. On a hot Spring afternoon the outside tables were perfect for tea and cakes. The ancient warm building faces the world famous Painswick ancient yew trees. Their weird shapes surround the church. Service was very good and the menu looked inviting for a return another day for a more main meal. Parking is not easy but... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

We so enjoyed our meal here. It was an extremely relaxed environment with staff who couldn't do enough to please.Good hearty food and pleasant wine. A lovely French bistro feel without any pretention. Highly recommended.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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13 reviews 13 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

YUM! My husband and I wandered in here and we are so glad we did. We enjoyed some delicious local beer and then got a delicious bottle of wine from their extensive wine list. My husband started with some delicious spring rolls. As tasty as they were they didn't hold a candle to my fantastic duck liver pate! YUM. for... More

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014

My wife and I were in Painswick for a weekend away and were looking for somewhere to eat on our first night? (30thMarch). After walking around that afternoon we came across this restaurant advertising this French night menu. I thought looking at the size of the place we would be extremely lucky to get a table? We were having a... More

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