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Summary

“Tucked away in a small cul-de-sac”, this shabby-chic Clifton Village bistro has been “a favourite for over 20 years”; it’s tipped for its yummy cakes, “great evening meals” (with a Med slant), and “great al fresco brunch on a sunny day!”

£47
Very Good
Very Good
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Summary

This “friendly, shabby-chic” Clifton Village spot is “not in any way a café” in some people’s books – instead, a “rather nice bistro”. Whatever the correct nomenclature, it offers “very well-executed” Med-inspired cooking, as well as “unfailingly attractive cakes”; “get a table at the window and watch the world go by”.

£46
Very Good
Very Good
Very Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Summary

“Don't be fooled by the name or the furniture” – this Clifton Village café offers some “imaginative and excellent” food (a “slightly Mediterranean take on Modern British”) and “very cheery” service to boot; “on a nice evening, sit outside and enjoy the good life”.

£46
Very Good
Very Good
Very Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Summary

A cute Clifton Village café, under the same ownership for twenty years; it comes highly recommended as a “wonderful place for lunch”, and also by night when it serves some “beautifully judged” more ambitious cooking.

£45
Exceptional
Very Good
Very Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

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Restaurant details

Highchair, Portions,
Yes
Yes
Mon5 pm
1 Clifton Arcade, Boyces Avenue, BS8 4AA
Opening hours

Mon - Sat 9 am - 5 pm; Sun 9.30 pm - 5 pm
Last orders: Mon5 pm

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