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The Somerset House

11 Princess Victoria Street , Bristol, United Kingdom, BS8 4BX
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Opening Information

Tuesday-Saturday 11am-11pm
Lunch served 12-3pm & dinner served 5:30-9:30pm

Sunday 11am-6pm
Lunch served 12pm-4pm

Upstairs Gin & Cocktail Bar open Thursday-Saturday 5pm-late

Facilities
  • Disabled Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Families and Children Welcome
  • Weddings and Other Private Parties Catered for
  • Private Dining
  • Buffets, Business Meetings, Functions catered for
  • Dogs Welcome
  • Children's Menu available
  • Business Lunch
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About The Somerset House

Our English pub-restaurant, extensively refurbished for contemporary luxury. Head upstairs for our intimate Gin & Cocktail Bar.

Reopened in 2013, The Somerset House quickly established itself as a Clifton Village favourite. Cosy surroundings, delicious seasonal menus and an unrivalled drinks selection make us the perfect choice for lunch, dinner and drinks.

Cuisine: British, Burger Joint, Fish, Gastro Pub, Sunday Lunch
Dress Code: Smart Casual
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Visited On Saturday, 12 May 2018

Thank you all so much for allowing us the use of your upstairs dining area for our reunion. It was so helpful to have a venue where we could meet and eat as we were coming from all over the country to meet up. The food was good and the service was splendid. Also the prices were extremely reasonable. I have already recommended you to several people in the Bristol area before returning to West Yorkshire. Many thanks to all for making our experience a pleasant one and especial thanks to Ryan for bearing with me over the preordering!!

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Visited On Saturday, 12 May 2018

Great food and atmosphere. Our waitress was amazing. Thank you 😀

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Visited On Wednesday, 09 May 2018

A lovely spot in the heart of Clifton village. Amazing food, top notch service and would definately return again. Attention to detail was first class.

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Visited On Saturday, 03 February 2018

I recently arranged to use the upstairs bar for a birthday meal and was so impressed with the food and service - staff were so welcoming and organised, the room was set up beautifully, lovely atmosphere and delicious food! Thank you!

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Visited On Saturday, 10 March 2018

I don’t like leaving bad reviews but my lunch time visit a week ago was not good at all. The options on the menu are just not reflective of the establishment. It’s more cheap pub food than middle of Clifton pub with nice decor. Menu needs an overhaul, food needs to be prep’d and presented far more professionally, and the food options need to be better. I’m not saying more quantity of things to choose from, just more appealing. Can’t help but think management cutbacks are taking their toll on the food. Downward spiral if that is happening.

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Visited On Sunday, 11 March 2018

Travelled all the way from Leicester to revisit Somerset House as previous experience was so excellent!

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Visited On Friday, 09 March 2018

Warm friendly . Good small menu. Attentive staff

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Visited On Sunday, 04 March 2018

Great food, tasty Sunday lunch and will definately visit again.

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Visited On Saturday, 10 February 2018

It was very noisy with people upstairs drinking and not eating!

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Visited On Saturday, 03 February 2018

Excellent restaurant

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Visited On Saturday, 27 January 2018

Fantastic staff, really helpful, friendly, can't do enough for you. Very accommodating and well mannered. Food was fantastic. Atmosphere fabulous.

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Visited On Saturday, 27 January 2018

Lovely ev bing for my birthday. We had a large table downstairs. Conveniently right by the bar and had good service. Lovely food too. Definitely will return :)

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Visited On Thursday, 30 November 2017

I booked the venue for our staff Christmas get together. Very often food at Christmas is not up to standard because of the volumes staff are being expected to deal with However Somerset House got everything very right indeed. Good food, good service, great venue. Thanks very much

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Visited On Sunday, 14 January 2018

Hd Sunday lunch. Very nice meal, excellent service

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Visited On Thursday, 28 December 2017

The venue was perfect and bar/waiter brilliant. Would have preferred some background music .The set menu meal ,starter was lovely but the main dinner Christmas turkey dinner was average /okay,there should be more vegetarian choices , dessert was lovely. Overall a great venue.

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Visited On Friday, 15 December 2017

Just a thoroughly enjoyable evening thanks

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Visited On Saturday, 16 December 2017

Fantastic afternoon with a very relaxed yet professional atmosphere. I would have liked us all to have been ina different seating arrangement but appreciate it may be difficult given the size of the room. Will and already have throughly recommend.

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Visited On Friday, 15 December 2017

We spent our work Christmas party upstairs in the private room at Somerset House. The food was excellent, great atmosphere, friendly service, good wine list and all within a really lovely relaxing and beautiful environment. Everyone in the party was impressed and had a thoroughly enjoyable evening.

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Visited On Friday, 15 December 2017

We had a really enjoyable evening,and the food was cooked to a high standard.

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Visited On Wednesday, 13 December 2017

Excellent service and food was very good with great steak.

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Visited On Friday, 01 December 2017

Great food!!

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Visited On Sunday, 10 December 2017

Love the private room for small party’s

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Visited On Saturday, 09 December 2017

An excellent Christmas office party was enjoyed by 25 in the Gin bar where we were exceptionally well looked after by Atticus who couldnt do enough for us . Great food and great atmosphere - thank you. R

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Visited On Thursday, 07 December 2017

Catered for our large party very well, was an excellent night thank you!

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Visited On Thursday, 07 December 2017

Warm atmosphere and pleasant food

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