The Lion | Pub in Bristol | Alastair Sawday's Special Places to Stay

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The Lion - Pub in Bristol

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19 Church Lane, Clifton Wood, Bristol, BS8 4TX, Bristol
England, United Kingdom

Fiona & Charity Vincent & David Waddilove
+44 (0)7867 796961(mobile)

Kids can play in the community garden as grown-ups linger over Sunday roasts and Tribute on tap. A super-comforting Bristol local

On one of the steep narrow streets in the cosy Bristol community of Clifton Wood is a little pub that the locals love. Grandad on his barstool keeps a friendly watchful eye – this is a family affair. Bath Ales and Tribute are on tap and the food is all made to order – perhaps pie of the day, a delicious burger, a tasty risotto. The Welsh Black steaks are good and the Sunday lunch is legendary – come with the keenest appetite! Irish music rocks in the back bar on Fridays, there's a pub quiz on Wednesdays, open fires in winter and a happy weekend throng: families, couples, groups, dogs. Note the terrace to the side and the mini community park for children next door. One super-comforting local.

Children welcome
Children of all ages welcome in some public rooms (highchairs not necessarily available).
Wireless internet access available in the bar.
Public transport
Within 2 miles of a bus/train station.
Vegetarian meals
Good vegetarian options on the menu.
Licensed premises
Alcohol may be served.
Dogs welcome
Dogs welcome in some public rooms.
Handpumped ales
Pub serves four or more handpumped ales.
Wine list
Pub serves eight or more wines by the glass.
Food all day
Food is served all day long.

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Lunch from £4.75. Dinner from £7.25. Sunday roast £9.50.




19 Church Lane, Clifton Wood, Bristol, BS8 4TX, Bristol


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