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Star Bistro

National Star College | Ullenwood, Cheltenham GL53 9QU, England
+44 1242 535984
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  • Very good13%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (35 reviews)
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8:30 am - 3:30 pmAll hours
British, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
National Star College | Ullenwood, Cheltenham GL53 9QU, England
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Reviewed April 25, 2016 via mobile

Dropped in for lunch on a Friday, lots of free tables, staff could be slightly more attentive as stood waiting for table for a while. Menu was limiting for those gluten free and vegetarian. The wild garlic soup sounded lovely only to find it was...More

1  Thank ruby2sh0es
Reviewed April 7, 2016 via mobile

Visit the Star Bistro about six times a year and always have a simply wonderful meal. Small menu, with all the food being freshly prepared in the open kitchen. All delicious and highly recommended.

Reviewed March 25, 2016 via mobile

We decided on an impromptu visit to the Star Bistro as we've been meaning to try it for a while. The food is fantastic!! Not only appetising to eat, but also great to look at. Great varied menu with something for all palettes. Such a...More

Thank NSJ812
Reviewed February 28, 2016

Had been here before for coffee and liked it, so came back for lunch. A really good call. The food was well prepared, service friendly and prompt and the whole experience a delight. Good value too. Love what this place does to support folk, there...More

Thank DBM007_13
Reviewed November 28, 2015 via mobile

A beautiful setting and an exceptional restaurant with fantastic fresh ingredients, healthy, tasty cooking and immaculate service

Thank Jack G
Reviewed November 6, 2015

I love this place...ideal for a quiet breakfast, to set you up for the day. Step off the bus - at the Royal Well - and walk 2 mins into the Star Bistro. Make mine a cappuccino and bacon sandwich, with brown sauce. As their...More

Thank ArmenianJames
Reviewed September 28, 2015 via mobile

Wonderful lunch with friends. We opted for mains and desserts. The lamb shank with mash, vegetables and jus was delicious and served in an unusual 'ball'. The chicken dish was also much appreciated. The desserts- chocolate and raspberry creme brulee, lemon tart and cherry clamouring...More

Thank BobGloucester
Reviewed September 14, 2015

Good seasonal food nicely presented by very friendly and helpful staff. A very good example of how physical disabilities can be accommodated, enabling the individuals to do an excellent job. Nice to be brought a bottle of water without having to ask. Excellent bread made...More

Thank Ruth A
Reviewed August 17, 2015

The Star Bistro is well kept secret, but a fab find. Under expert supervision pupils at the Star College learn about customer service and cookery.

Thank SteveMorton2013
Reviewed July 30, 2015 via mobile

On a recommendation a table for eight was booked and I would happily pass this recommendation on. Large free Car Park, very helpful staff and a light airy bistro. The menu might not be large, and I am told changed regularly, but a choice to...More

Thank Cheltonian-65
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Questions & Answers
August 22, 2016|
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Response from Bruce M | Property representative |
Yes! Dogs and walkers are very welcome!
Grosse W
April 1, 2015|
Response from Bruce M | Property representative |
If you head towards Pittville Circus on Albert Road, when you get there take All Saints Road until you get to the roundabout with the Banksy painting in Fairview, there take the exit straight ahead on Hewlett Road, cross the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$7 - $14
Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:30 am - 3:30 pm
8:30 am - 3:30 pm
8:30 am - 3:30 pm
8:30 am - 3:30 pm
8:30 am - 3:30 pm
9:00 am - 3:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: National Star College | Ullenwood, Cheltenham GL53 9QU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cotswolds  >  Cheltenham
  • Phone Number: +44 1242 535984
  • E-mail
No ordinary bistro, we offer delicious dishes made from the finest local and seasonal ingredients while enabling young people with disabilities the chance to gain real-life work experience.- Delicious bistro lunches and puddings- Morning coffee and traditional afternoon tea- Finest local and seasonal ingredients- Special dietary requirements catered for- Located at National Star College on The Cotswold Way - Free parking and wifi- Open 11am-4pm Monday-Friday, all year roundStar Bistro is a charitable initiative run by National Star Foundation.
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