Restaurant Reviews

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...
Spuntino

Restaurant Review: Spuntino

Spuntino, a Soho-born, Brooklyn-style diner, is up and running in the ultra-contemporary Cargo 2 at Wapping Wharf. Bea Martin investigates... The way our belli...
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 ...

Restaurant Review: The Jetty

It’s anchors aweigh at Bristol Harbour Hotel’s newly opened restaurant, as Emma Payne discovers a treasure trove of seaworthy fare If you’ve spent more than,...
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...