The Bird in Hand

17 Weston Road, Long Ashton, United Kingdom, BS419LA
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Opening Information

The pub opens at 11am and closes at 11pm.
A la carte menu available Mon-Sat 12-3pm and Tue-Sat 6-9pm.
Pub classics served Mon-Sat 12-3 | 6-9pm.
Monday is paella night 6-9pm with pub classics also available.
Sunday roasts served 12-4pm.

Facilities
  • Well Behaved Children Welcome
  • Outdoor Seating
  • Gluten Free Available
  • Free WiFi
  • Families and Children Welcome
  • Dogs Welcome
  • Dietary Needs Catered For
  • Children Welcome (Up to 8pm)
  • Business Lunch
  • Bar

About The Bird in Hand

Situated close to central Bristol but in a rural setting, the Bird in Hand offers fantastic food and ales in a warm, welcoming environment. A true food led pub offering modern British cuisine using local, seasonal and foraged produce.

Cuisine: British
Dress Code: Smart Casual
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Visited On Friday, 06 December 2019

Unfortunately they were short staffed. Food was amazing though.

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Visited On Sunday, 01 December 2019

Really friendly staff, great food and inviting space. Was lovely to spend a Sunday afternoon there!

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Visited On Saturday, 30 November 2019

Seated with dogs by the fireplace, ideal! Good food and wine. Service was nice too. Great atmosphere, can't fault!

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Visited On Wednesday, 20 November 2019

Lovely atmosphere and the service was reasonable despite it being pretty busy. But the food we all felt was overpriced for what it was, and and ok rather than great. Portion sizes on some dishes were tiny for fairly high restaurant prices. It left us feeling as if we'd slightly being taken advantage of!

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Visited On Sunday, 17 November 2019

A hearty roast on a blustery autumn day for 6 weary hikers.....I'd highly recommend this hostilery.

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Visited On Saturday, 09 November 2019

We had a delicious meal in a warm and inviting environment. The service was good.

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Visited On Sunday, 10 November 2019

We have heard many wonderfully things about The Bird in Hand and we were not disappointed. Lovely food, great atmosphere and very attentive service.

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Visited On Saturday, 02 November 2019

We were very happy with our meal, 14 of us and everyone enjoyed their food. Staff were great, friendly and attentive.

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Visited On Friday, 01 November 2019

No thanks.

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Visited On Sunday, 27 October 2019

The service was excellent. We had a vegan in our party and the staff and chef went above and beyond to accommodate that.

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Visited On Friday, 25 October 2019

Rather leisurely service but good food. Great waiter in Jamie.. customer focussed

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Visited On Sunday, 20 October 2019

Delicious

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Visited On Saturday, 19 October 2019

It's a lovely relaxed setting, amazing food with great combinations of quality ingredients. The service was friendly and fun, attentive but relaxed. (The only irritation was the large group dining behind us having such a great laugh! They were loud, but very happy. But you wouldn't be able to limit the size of groups)

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Visited On Thursday, 17 October 2019

Great service!

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Visited On Sunday, 06 October 2019

We came for Sunday lunch. I can honestly say it was the best Sunday roast we’ve had eating out. The beef was just beautiful, perfectly cooked. Everything we ate was just lovely; beautifully presented and really well cooked. Plus the sticky toffee pudding was an absolute winner! We’ve eaten here a few times and each time, the food and service has been absolutely brilliant.

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Visited On Saturday, 05 October 2019

Delicious food very friendly and efficient service.

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Visited On Saturday, 05 October 2019

The food was fantastic, the guys running the bar could not have been more friendly and we will be back!

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Visited On Sunday, 22 September 2019

Food was absolutely wonderful and service excellent but small room by toilets was a bit disappointing.

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Visited On Sunday, 22 September 2019

Excellent Sunday roast – the roast potatoes in particular were divine. The service was friendly and very quick, which was really impressive considering the pub was absolutely packed.

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Visited On Saturday, 21 September 2019

Can’t fault anything

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Visited On Friday, 20 September 2019

All really good. I think the food and drink deserves 5 stars even though my starter (butternut squash) was a bit bland for my taste. I'd also recommend a different potato choice rather than just chips or Dauphinoise (wonderful though the chips are!), because those two don't go with everything, whereas new pots (when available) or mash kind of do. But the freshness was fantastic, really enjoyed all our mains and puddings and the beer and wine was also top.

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Visited On Sunday, 08 September 2019

Excellent

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Visited On Friday, 06 September 2019

Great night and good food service very good. Will be booking again.Friends very impressed. Thank you.

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Visited On Friday, 06 September 2019

Very jolly place but the noise can be almost unbearable. You really should invest in some sound insulation in the restaurant area - it would make the experience so much more enjoyable and wouldn't cost a fortune. some sheeps wool panels would work with the character of the pub. The food was very good.

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Visited On Friday, 30 August 2019

Quality food, Good Beer and Great Staff - Lucky us having this pub so close to home!

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