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Bulrush

21 Cotham Road South, Bristol BS6 5TZ, England
+44 117 329 0990
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Overview
  • Excellent86%
  • Very good8%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“tasting menu” (146 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (23 reviews)
“granita” (5 reviews)
Open Now
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM Hours
CUISINES
European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
21 Cotham Road South, Bristol BS6 5TZ, England
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1 - 10 of 421 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Overall excellent food: the 8 course mid-week tasting menu (plus amuse-bouche and petits fours) was well balanced and served at the right pace. I quite liked the fact that we had different people serving (and explaining) each dish rather then the same individual. There were...More

Thank Daniel P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Bulrush is a class above the rest in Bristol. Experimental flavours and techniques make it an experience like no other. The tasting menu is changed frequently and attention to detail on every dish is insane. Worth a trip, even if you’re not from Bristol!

Thank floatingtoast
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My partner wen for the meat/fish tasting menu and i wen veggie menú, both menu delicious and very tasty. the staff is very friendly.

Thank marixaborras
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went here during a business trip based on the ratings here on TripAdvisor and we were not disappointed. Booking a table is essential and a testament to the popularity of the Restaurant. As soon as we entered we were met with a warm and friendly...More

Thank Harry C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My partner treated my to a meal at this beautiful restaurant for my birthday and what a treat it was. We were allocated the chef's table which was wonderful and the food was second to none! We decided to take the tasting menu with the...More

Thank Zoe120990
Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

We came here for a lovely dinner. My friend went for the “meat/fish” tasting menu and I went for the “veggie” option. They both have the same price tag (c. £55 for nine delicious courses, one appetiser and another extra after the two desserts) which...More

Thank Kensingtonfoodiegirl
Reviewed September 5, 2018

I have dined in Bulrush on a numbr of occasions including Birthdays and special occasions. I have always been blown away by the quality of the Food and Service and have previously given a numbr of 5 Star reviews. I was so looking forward to...More

Thank Gillia2013
Reviewed August 28, 2018

We had the tasting menu of about twelve course with a flight of wines. The quality of the food and service is excellent and the dishes are imaginative. It is a small restaurant so essential to book.

Thank Mikan999
Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

It was nearly 18 months since we’d last visited and we wondered whether we’d done the right thing introducing our foodie friends (including restaurant blogger PoshNosh) to Bulrush. We needn’t have been worried - the tasting menu was excellent, a great set of interesting dishes,...More

Thank Roger S
Reviewed August 25, 2018 via mobile

Regrettably only the tasting menu is offered on Saturdays. We went with this but found the fools although nicely presented not terribly enjoyable. We wouldn’t recommend the tasting menu.

Thank Junhoi
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Sara K
June 3, 2018|
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Response from Wendy S | Reviewed this property |
Hi. Sorry but I don't know for sure. The restaurant offers a tasting menu so you eat what the chef chooses and I suspect it is not halal food. Maybe phone the restaurant and ask directly?
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Mairead W
January 29, 2018|
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Response from Nicholas M | Reviewed this property |
I don't know. about vouchers but if you speak to them they are very helpful and I am sure something can be sorted out,
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Jamie W
November 7, 2016|
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Response from Lai L | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I think they have, as we don't drink so we didn't pay much notice on it. Call or email them, they are very nice and easy going. Enjoy your evening.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
$11 - $53
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Families with children, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Tuesday
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Wednesday
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Thursday
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 Cotham Road South, Bristol BS6 5TZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Bristol
  • Phone Number: +44 117 329 0990
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Description
Casual fine dining. Imaginative Modern British cuisine
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