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Brace & Browns

#160 of 1,213 Restaurants in Bristol
Certificate of Excellence
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43 Whiteladies Road | Clifton, Bristol BS8 2LS, England
+44 117 973 7800
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Bristol, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Best food and service in bristol, have had brunch and dinner here both very enjoyable - HIGHLY RECOMMEND

Thank Eloise C
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 23, 2016 via mobile

I had been eyeing up the B&B award winning Sunday roast for a while - rated as 'Best Sunday Roast in Bristol 2014' and oh it didn't disappoint! The restaurant itself is lovely; friendly staff and lots of unique little touches. The Sunday roast sharing board for two was not only aesthetically pleasing (very instagram-able) it was also delicious. We... More 

Thank SophiaGold
Bristol, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 16, 2016

nice venue, good food and service but high steps outside either without bannisters or having bannisters which were unusable as intertwined with wire for lights.

Thank Derek J
Bristol, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 11, 2016 via mobile

Second visit for brunch and it was just as good as the first. The menu had changed since the last time which was fab as we got to try new tasty dishes. The variety is great, staff are wonderful (nothing is too much trouble) and a great atmosphere. Their reputation is certainly spreading. Highly recommend.

Thank klou87
Leeds, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 5, 2016

When working away alone you rarely hang around when eating out for fear of being noticed as a loner...such is the way....but my first complement to Brace and Browns is that I wanted to stay longer due to the engaging, pleasant staff and overall dining experience. Lets get a few slight gripes out of the way before I progress into... More 

Thank MrSiv
Bristol, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 2, 2016 via mobile

I booked beginning of August to get in for 1st October, our slot was 11am-1pm the food was amazing and the processco was lovely quality, I had a problem and Manager Milly come over to take the time to listen and put things right, our experience was second to none, the service the staff and environment was a great place... More 

Bristol, United Kingdom
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99 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 2, 2016 via mobile

The weekend brunch to die for in Bristol. You will need to book well in advance, your glass will probably not go empty as the attentive staff constantly top it up. The prossecco is really good quality. The selection of food items is good and we enjoyed each dish very much, our favourite being a bubble and squeak dish with... More 

Thank jimmydean86
Jakarta, Indonesia
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214 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 29, 2016

Found this restaurant by chance and were attracted to it because of the lovely outside area. As it was a Monday night they had a 'tapas' special, a sort all you can eat for 15 pounds (per person, which they failed to mention). As in the end we only managed to eat 6 different tapas, it was actually quite expensive.... More 

Thank Maria E
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6 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2016 via mobile

Went for bottomless brunch (I skipped the prosecco as was on a hangover) for a friend's leaving do on a very sunny and warm Saturday lunchtime. Great place - food was amazing and location is great. Sitting out on the terrace in the summer is really nice Service was quite slow though, we ended up ordering our next lot of... More 

Thank Will N
Bristol, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 24, 2016

Actually really disappointed with my visit today after the big hype of Brace&Browns infamous bottomless brunch and prosecco. We visited as a party of 8 booked in at 1300, the food was average today, the service was poor and the flow of food was very very slow!! 2 of us were having the 'sobriety brunch' and weren't offered any juices... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
British, Bar, Spanish, Pub, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special occasions, Families with children, Local cuisine, Romantic, Bar scene, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 43 Whiteladies Road | Clifton, Bristol BS8 2LS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Bristol
  • Phone Number: +44 117 973 7800

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