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Wilks Restaurant

1-3 Chandos Road | Redland, Bristol BS6 6PG, England
+44 117 973 7999
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Overview
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good15%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
French, European, British, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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1-3 Chandos Road | Redland, Bristol BS6 6PG, England
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Reviewed January 28, 2018

I have lived in Bristol for 35 years. I have travelled through France, European countries, America, Canada, South Africa and Thailand to name but a few! This has to be one of my all time favourite restaurants. Apart from the delicious flavours, textures, food presentation...More

Thank Carolyn S
Reviewed January 23, 2018

Unbelievable dinner last week with hubby, he surprised me with reservations on my birthday knowing I wanted to go for a while! Best service as well also, have nothing but positive comments!

Thank Ljoyyyy
Reviewed January 20, 2018

This has to be one of my favourite restaurants in Bristol - not cheap by then fine dining at this level never is. The service, the wine, the food are all first class . This is a great place to go for a celebration, romantic...More

Thank SteviePesto
Reviewed January 19, 2018 via mobile

My wife treated me for my upcoming birthday. We’ve been to Wilks several times but this was the first time for lunch. We chose the 5 course tasting menu and a shared wine flight that accompanied the food perfectly. The food itself was just lovely,...More

Thank Mike R
Reviewed December 17, 2017 via mobile

Absolutely fantastic restaurant, staff were friendly, helpful and attentive. All questions answered and when my partner asked for wine recommendations it wasn’t to much trouble to write them down at the end of our evening. Every dish described, glasses always topped up and napkins replaced...More

Thank Rubix78
Reviewed December 16, 2017 via mobile

Celebratory birthday dinner here with 6 friends. We have experienced a very long list of starred restaurants in multiple countries between us. Had the menu gourmand. We were all blown away by the food. Every course was incredible. No gimmicks. Just sublime, perfectly cooked and...More

2  Thank Karen L
Reviewed December 9, 2017

Symbiotic English / French cuisine ! simply delicious. Having been there several times, we have been delighted everytime and the Chef is ready to explain you everything about his creations.... Worth the detour ....

Thank FranckTic
Reviewed December 2, 2017 via mobile

It was good to see this type of restaurant open on a Sunday evening, similar establishments in my area certainly don’t. The staff were friendly, efficient and knowledgeable, especially the Sommelier. We had all the accompanying wines and they were very nice. The best courses...More

Thank Marlerboy
Reviewed November 30, 2017

A great way to spend a Saturday afterternoon having a long lazy lunch. We had the 5 course tasting menu with wine pairing. Overall the cooking was of the highest standard and the service impeccable. A couple of things prevented me awarding a 5 rating....More

Thank Trevor C
Reviewed November 27, 2017

I always believe a restaurant can be judged by its service as well as its food and we have always received a warm welcome from Christine who, as well as being the wife of the chef, leads a strong and charming team of waiting staff....More

Thank handel21
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NatalieBakes
November 16, 2016|
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Response from Hugh D | Reviewed this property |
They are a popular restaurant. We went at a weekend and booking was essential. You might be lucky during the week but I wouldn't chance it myself!
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June 23, 2016|
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Response from Borschtman | Reviewed this property |
I've eaten there twice and would say that smart casual is the norm if you want to feel comfortable.
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claude998
March 30, 2016|
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Response from rob7bow | Reviewed this property |
Should be plenty of spaces on Chandros Road, we went for two hrs parking (£3) and just managed to squeeze our lunch time meal in. Just be aware of the parking rules off of Chandros road though as most of the streets near by... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$9 - $29
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 1:45 PM
Wednesday
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Friday
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Saturday
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 1:45 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1-3 Chandos Road | Redland, Bristol BS6 6PG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Bristol
  • Phone Number: +44 117 973 7999
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Description
Welcome to wilks, 1*Michelin. We are a modern, vibrant restaurant on Chandos road in Redland, Bristol. We offer creative, accomplished cooking with attentive, knowledgeable service from friendly staff and a relaxed, informal dining room. We champion all that it is local; farmers, growers, suppliers, even local artists who show their work in our restaurant.
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