We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Bridge Cafe @ The Avon Gorge Hotel

Sion Hill, Bristol BS8 4LD, England
+44 117 973 8955
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent25%
  • Very good32%
  • Average19%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible13%
Travelers talk about
“tea cake” (9 reviews)
“chicken” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
CUISINES
British, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Sion Hill, Bristol BS8 4LD, England
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (363)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language

121 - 130 of 355 reviews

Reviewed September 30, 2015 via mobile

Had wedding anniversary meal & wine...very good but pricey. Steak cooked to perfection, compliments to chef and waiters (service charge already added-would be nice to tip staff personally NOT ADD TO BILL!)

Thank David W
TheAvonGorge, Manager at The Bridge Cafe @ The Avon Gorge Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded November 11, 2015

Dear David W Thank you very much for lovely feedback I will be passing your compliments to chef and waiting staff. We shall see you soon for another anniversary dinner. Thank you again it is very much appreciated. Best wishes Juliana & the team

Reviewed September 27, 2015

Visiting Bristol, we met up with local friends who introduced us to the terrace restaurant. On a glorious day and with a setting that could not be bettered it was a treat to catch up and enjoy the good selection offered on the menu. The...More

Thank bsandrs
TheAvonGorge, Manager at The Bridge Cafe @ The Avon Gorge Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded November 11, 2015

Dear bsandrs Thank you very much for wonderful comments. I am happy you enjoyed your lunch and yes the views are just amazing. Thanks again and hope to see you soon again. Best wishes Juliana & the team

Reviewed September 21, 2015

Amazing views! The food took a little while to come to us but we were amazed with the quality of the pork loin chop! Loved it! The Eton Mess desert also!

Thank ChristianaMak
TheAvonGorge, Manager at The Bridge Cafe @ The Avon Gorge Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded October 28, 2015

Dear ChristianaMak Thank you very much for amazing review. Hope to see you soon. Best wishes Juliana & the team

Reviewed September 21, 2015

This terrace must have the best views in Bristol looking up to the Clifton Suspension bridge and down the gorge to Bristol. Hence on a warm sunny Saturday afternoon it is very busy at this trendy meeting spot. This hotel has a Jekyl and Hyde...More

Thank KWokB
Reviewed September 21, 2015

The best place to enjoy a beer with a view of the Clifton Bridge. We visited this place for some beers. It's self service, just get your beer from the bar and head to the back yard. The Clifton Bridge is what you'll get to...More

Thank Dora C
Reviewed September 17, 2015

Great location great food great service been a few times really like the afternoon tea on a nice day you can see the gorge and the Clifton suspension bridge Go treat yourself and the staff are very attentive

1  Thank dharris2203
TheAvonGorge, Manager at The Bridge Cafe @ The Avon Gorge Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded October 28, 2015

Dear dharris2203 Thank you very much for your feedback. I am so pleased to you spending time with us. Thank you again and hope it won`t be too long before you can join us for meal again. Best wishes Juliana & the team

Reviewed September 13, 2015

We popped in here for a some refreshments and the saving grace was being able to sit in the sunshine on the verranda overlooking the gorge. The views of the Clifton Suspension Bridge helped make this an enjoyable afternoon. I cannot comment on the food...More

Thank Ciaran B
Reviewed September 11, 2015

After receiving a surprise birthday voucher for afternoon tea we were lucky to have a nice sunny afternoon . Lovely table on the terrace was superb and the food was just as good. Nice assortment of sandwiches and cakes with coffee and champagne. Would certainly...More

Thank June A
TheAvonGorge, Manager at The Bridge Cafe @ The Avon Gorge Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded October 28, 2015

Dear June A Thank you very much for such delightful review. It is very much appreciated. Thank you again and hope to see you soon. Best wishes Juliana & the team

Reviewed September 6, 2015 via mobile

Afternoon tea - Really cosy place with a fabulous view Suspention bridge and Bristol city. Great table service, fast table booking over the phone. Affordable price for everyone Only scoonse was not like a scoonse - management should go to another place to try them...More

Thank AlgisLab
TheAvonGorge, Manager at The Bridge Cafe @ The Avon Gorge Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded October 28, 2015

Dear Algis L Thank you very much for your feedback, it is only through positive and negative we can improve our quality of food and service. Hope to see you again soon. Best wishes Juliana & the team

Reviewed September 6, 2015

Having supported this restaurant in its various forms over the past 30 years, our visit to the "Steak NIght" special was very disappointing. This steak was just not up to standard. The service was as superb as ever, as were the views, but the steak...More

Thank mrhealth
TheAvonGorge, Manager at The Bridge Cafe @ The Avon Gorge Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded October 27, 2015

Dear mrhealth Thank you for your review. I am very pleased to see you are Bridge Café`s regular visitor. I am glad you enjoy our restaurant, for the steak quality on that evening I can only apologise. Hope to see you soon. Kind regards Juliana...More

Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Nutmeg
170 reviews
.24 miles away
Giggling Squid Clifton
406 reviews
.22 miles away
Fishers Restaurant - Bristol
607 reviews
.22 miles away
Wallfish Bistro
349 reviews
.04 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Clifton Suspension Bridge
5,475 reviews
.20 miles away
Clifton Suspension Bridge Visitor Centre
127 reviews
.22 miles away
Clifton Observatory and Caves
319 reviews
.23 miles away
The Clifton Arcade
47 reviews
.32 miles away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
lc007_12
July 12, 2016|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
Response from TheAvonGorge | Property representative |
Dear lc007_12, We do have a wheelchair access to our terrace. You can contact us anytime on 0117 973 8955 to book a table at the Bridge Cafe. Best wishes Juliana & the team
0
Votes
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$45
Meals
Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Scenic view, Families with children, Large groups, Business meetings, Special occasions
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sion Hill, Bristol BS8 4LD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Bristol
  • Phone Number: +44 117 973 8955
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at Avon Gorge Hotel
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing