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Cherry Duck Harbourside Bistro - CLOSED

3 | Welsh Back, Bristol BS1 4SL, England
+44 117 930 4034
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Feb 16, 2016
Jan 13, 2016
“Great food”
Restaurant Hours Closed
European, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
3 | Welsh Back, Bristol BS1 4SL, England
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Reviewed August 8, 2013

Rated number 2 restaurant in bristol at time of visit. Small setting and small open kitchen. Small choice on menu which is obviously usually a good thing and the options available all looked tempting. Overall was lovely food. The starter of rare beef and dessert...More

Thank Vicki B
Reviewed August 7, 2013

I went to a wedding reception here last week.The staff bent over backwards to make sure everything was perfect and everyone was happy,any problem that was thrown at them,they sorted it,with a smile on their face.The food was possibly one of the finest dining experiences...More

Thank Greg P
Reviewed August 6, 2013

Visited Bristol for the weekend and booked the cherry duck for the Saturday night based on the trip advisor reviews. Certainly not disappointed, the food was excellent and the restaurant had a really nice atmosphere - it felt quite small and intimate.

Thank LondonRunningman
Reviewed August 4, 2013 via mobile

We had a wonderful meal at the Cherry Duck. Staters of cherry vine tomato soup and yarg cheese and mango salad followed by the belly pork with the smoothest pomme puree ever and the cod & chorizo. All beautiful flavours, carefully thought out and wonderfully...More

Thank Vickprugby
Reviewed August 4, 2013 via mobile

Tucked away in Welsh Back, this is a beautifully presented restaurant. I rocked up for Sunday lunch and was very pleased to find Ricard on the drinks list as opposed to the ubiquitous Pernod. In fact the cocktail list is very good indeed, including classics...More

Thank Jake1963_01
Reviewed August 2, 2013

Food was excellent, the pork belly was immaculate and the chocolate fondant perfect! Table booked for 7pm, we didn't leave til closing, close to midnight. Never pressured into leaving as with some restaurants, we were encouraged to stay at our table and enjoy ourselves peacefully....More

Thank DavesNotHereMan1800
Reviewed August 2, 2013

Four of us had dinner at The Cherry Duck and we were all astonished at the presentation ,quality and perfection of the three courses we had. The scallops on cauliflower purée and the belly pork were wonderful. Service friendly and timely. We agreed that this...More

Thank FranceFansBristolUK
Reviewed August 2, 2013

this is one of the best bistro,s we have been two for a long time the staff couldn,t do enough for as they put on for food than the menu for the fussy people in the group so well done to the staff

Thank oric69
Reviewed August 2, 2013

This is a superb restaurant which four of us visited following a lot of recommendations. Perfection. Creative dishes, superbly presented and really friendly team. The best Scallops I've ever eaten and the belly pork main course was a lesson in how to cook and serve...More

Thank ChrisJDav
Reviewed July 31, 2013

Lovely food, attentive, lovely staff, small menu , well cooked, beautifully presented, perfect! Iced tap water given and topped up throughout this balmy evening was brilliantExcellent wine menu, it was a lovely evening, maitre D even called us a taxi without any hesitation, it's the...More

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$5 - $46
Good for
Business meetings, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:45 am - 6:00 pm
11:45 am - 11:00 pm
11:45 am - 11:00 pm
11:45 am - 11:00 pm
11:45 am - 11:00 pm
11:45 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 | Welsh Back, Bristol BS1 4SL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Bristol
  • Phone Number: +44 117 930 4034
  • E-mail
Cherry Duck is a central retreat for those in search of quality food and drinks in a relaxed atmosphere. We prise ourselves in offering freshly prepared local food, elegantly presented, at great value. Our drinks list makes us an ideal venue to enjoy our AL Fresco areas with a sun trap terrace to the front of the venue and benches on the harbour to the rear. Inside we have a top cocktail bar and classy dining space that is unfussy but refined.We are ideally situated within minutes of Bristol's main central attractions which makes us a great place to meet before heading off in to the city, or indeed after a day of sightseeing. Our quality food and beverages and attentive service, offering wine recommendations to match your food and friendly table service have put us in the running for 5 of Bristol's Good Food Awards this year. We are shortlisted for Best Restaurant, Best New Restaurant, Best Wine List, Best Front of House and also our head chef and owner Jack Bain is nominated for Best Chef.We strive to make every visitor to Cherry Duck feel in comfort and ease and are proud to have provided special experiences for so many people.
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