Restaurant Reviews

Review: Pasta Ripiena

Amanda Nicholls engages the whipcrack reflexes usually reserved for procuring Glastonbury tickets to get a table at the hottest new opening in town for some lun...

Review: Jamaica Street Stores

The much-discussed rate of Bristol restaurant openings means that, realistically, it’s nigh-on impossible to get round to each one – even if you’re lucky enough...

Restaurant review: Mesa Tapas and Bar

Jessica Hope is transported to the relaxed, cosy restaurants of Spain at Mesa Tapas and Bar, Bristol Imagine a couple, scurrying out of a taxi into the winter ...
Backwell House

Restaurant Review: Backwell House

Emma Payne gets behind the wheel with a 19th-century countryside haven set firmly in her sights We Brits are good at so many things – tea drinking, queuing and...
Hattusa

Restaurant Review: Hattusa

Charlotte Gallagher discovers another jewel in Bristol’s culinary crown – where old-world elegance complements contemporary British cooking Hidden gem. It’s a ...
ivy clifton brasserie

The Ivy Clifton Brasserie

Never mind the polls we’re topping these days, if there was ever a sign that this thriving, sought-after city has become the place to be – not that we needed an...