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What's New - Restaurants & Cafés in Bristol

Keep up-to-date with the latest and greatest new restaurants, cafés and bistros opening in Bristol.

Here, you'll find the main new restaurant openings that have been creating a buzz around the city:

Hobbs House Bakery

Hobbs House Bakery

In a nutshell

Established in the 1920's, Hobbs House Bakery is a true family business with bakery supplies delivered and available to buy online and in our bakery shops.

Where is it?

177 Gloucester Rd, Bishopston, Bristol BS7 8BE

What we think

With skilled bakers working 6 days a week, fuelled on coffee, in the morning they can bring you the freshest handmade bread and patisserie, so Hobbs House Bakery is a great addition to this city.

1766 Bar & Kitchen

1766 Bar & Kitchen

In a nutshell:

Set to be the new social hub of Bristol city centre, all-day dining destination 1766 Bar & Kitchen will open on Monday 24th September as part of Bristol Old Vic’s much-anticipated redevelopment.

Where is it?

Bristol Old Vic, King St, Bristol BS1 4ED

What we think:

With an emphasis on using high quality, local and seasonal produce, 1766 Bar & Kitchen will be a great addition to Bristol, serving breakfast, lunch, dinner and everything in between – including cocktails, craft ales and locally roasted coffee. 

Turtle Bay

Turtle Bay

In a nutshell
Following the success of Turtle Bay's first restaurant in Bristol, they're now bringing rum, reggae and jerk to Cheltenham Road with a second restaurant. The big opening is planned for 8th July.

Where is it?
221 - 223 Cheltenham Road, Avon, Bristol, BS6 5QP

What we think
It's an exciting time for Turtle Bay to be opening a second restaurant in such a vibrant neighbourhood. Not only is it a great location, it's also fantastic for the community too, as the second restaurant will bring new jobs to the popular area.

 

Walkabout

Walkabout

In a nutshell:

Following an incredible £500,000 refurbishment, Walkabout Bristol re-opened on 26th March.

Where is it?

40 Corn Street, Bristol, B1S 1HQ

What we think:

From the best seats in Bristol for sport to legendary nights out, Walkabout is the perfect place for mates to meet up and cheer on their favourite team or groups of revellers to drink and dance the night away. 

Wildwood

Wildwood

In a nutshell:

Wildwood's aim is to serve great tasting fresh food by friendly staff in a relaxed and homely atmosphere.

Where is it?

18/20 Regent street, Clifton, Bristol BS8 4HG

What we think:

A great place to dine with friends and family, Wildwood serves up a great selection of home made pizza, pasta and burgers. If you are looking for a light bite  they do a superb range of salads and have a jam-packed kids menu too.

The Bristologist

The Bristologist

In a nutshell:

Bristology aims to provide you with innovate food and creative cocktails based on the old school practice of mixology.

Where is it?

47 Corn Street, Bristol, BS1 1HT

What we think:

We’re very excited about the launch of Bristology and can’t wait to see what creative concoctions they whip up when they launch on the 10th of November!

Birch

Birch

In a nutshell: 

Birch is a new restaurant in Bristol serving a short, daily changing menu, reflecting the excellent produce and traditions of the region.

Where is it?

47 Raleigh Road, Southville, Bristol, BS3 1QS

What we think:

What Birch lacks in variety it certainly makes up for in quality, each of one of its carefully prepared dishes are beautifully presented and skilfully made. 

Ward and Williams

Ward and Williams

In a nutshell:

Ward and Williams serves you a fantastic selection of teas and coffees, and delicious treats for breakfast and lunch, from a trendy vintage Citroen H van!

Where is it?

Narrow Quay, Bristol

What we think:

We love the vintage van, but we love the food more! This is the perfect place to grab a quick bite to eat on the go - and we especially love their coffee!

Chandos Fish Bar

Chandos Fish Bar

In a nutshell: 

There's a new place to grab fish and chips in Bristol. The newly refurbished shop has been fitted out to a highest of standards, to create traditional but contemporary feel.. 

Where is it?

4 Chandos Road, Redland, Bristol, BS6 6PE 

What we think: 

The delicious menu includes Cod, Haddock and Plaice cooked to order to produce a fresh crispy battered fish. Plus we love Chando's selection of Pieminister pies, good quality pork sausages, wholetail scampi and fishcakes.

Veeno

Veeno

In a nutshell:

The Italian wine cafe is set to open it's sixth store in Bristol 

Where is it?

Bristol Tempe Quays

What we think:

Serving up the finest of wines from the owner's family vineyard in Sicily and accompianied by their traditional spuntini (appetizers to compliment the wine), Veeno is the place to be to try the highest quality of wine's in a cool, atmospheric setting.

Chicken Shed

Chicken Shed

In a nutshell:

A chicken shop in CARGO which serves up only ethically sourced, organic fried and roasted chicken, with a balcony overlooking the harbour.

Where is it?

Wapping Wharf

What we think:

Serving up delicious organic chicken in a variety of different ways and with a beautiful view of the harbour, this is a great new addition to CARGO.

 

Gourmet Burger Kitchen

Gourmet Burger Kitchen

In a nutshell

This well-loved burger chain comes to Cribbs Causeway promising premium patties and amazing side dishes in their third location in Bristol.

Where is it?

The Mall, Cribbs Causeway, Patchway, South Gloucestershire, BS34 5DG

What we think

You can't go wrong with a good burger! With the menu Gourmet Burger Kitchen - or GBK for short - have on offer, you're sure to find something for everyone!

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