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Carluccio's - Bristol

Quakers Friars, Bristol BS1 3BU, England
+44 117 933 8538
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good30%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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“pate” (16 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Quakers Friars, Bristol BS1 3BU, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Enjoyed a simple lunch before the theatre. Service was quick and friendly. Food was hot and tasty. Price was ok even with a drink. Up to normal Carluccio’s standards

Thank SmilerP
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's one of our favourite things to do - go have a nice meal with a bottle of wine, then see a film. In this case it was Blade Runner 2049 (which was amazing!). We'd been to Carluccio's before (we're big fans of their breakfast...More

Thank October_Country
Chanelle S, Manager at Carluccio's - Bristol, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear October_Country, Thank you so much for your incredible review. I'm so happy you've had an amazing time at our restaurant and that you want to add it to your regular restaurant list, this makes me very proud of our kitchen and wait staff, especially...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great meal ... had the 2 course lunch special for £11.95 ... excellent value , good portions and really tasty .We had the soup and Beef Ragu and Pate and Beetroot , butter squash , goats cheese and Pesto salad .... the salad was so...More

Thank strachanBristol
Chanelle S, Manager at Carluccio's - Bristol, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear StrachanBristol, Thank you so much for your amazing review, I'm glad you enjoyed our lunch time set menu and hopefully we will be seeing you again soon. We also offer an evening set menu for £14.95 with a few other items from the menu,...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We love the set menus there amazing value. Pate is definitely one to have and we had pastas and their beautiful Focaccia bread. Good value house wine as well which was surprisingly nice and really tentative staff. We went when it was quite quiet though...More

Thank ahannahi
Management response:Responded 4 weeks ago

Dear Ahannahi, Thank you so much for your amazing feedback, we appreciate it so much, the girl with the piercings is called Romane and I will definitely be passing this on to her. Our focaccia is prepared fresh every morning by our chefs and I'm...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

As always Carluccio's did not let us down , Had not visited Bristol Restaurant before but glad we did on this occasion. Good food ,good service, and lovely setting all at a reasonable price what more could you ask for, Will be backMore

Thank JANE B
Management response:Responded 4 weeks ago

Dear Jane B, Thank you for your positive feedback about the food & service you received whilst dining with us. I'm glad as well that you chose our restaurant to dine in, and its amazing to hear that you will definitely be returning, we will...More

Reviewed 15 September 2017

On first impressions- very upmarket. I loved the feel of the restaurant- quiet, contemporary decor and very spacious. As soon as you walk in, there is a full sized bar, and yummy fresh cakes on display. The staff who took my order were very pleasant....More

Thank cakeandsteaks
Management response:Responded 3 weeks ago

Dear cakesandsteaks, Thank you for your review. I'm pleased that you loved the feel of our restaurant and that my staff were pleasant. I am disappointed that you will not be returning as you think we are too expensive. I would like to add that...More

Reviewed 12 September 2017

Today, I and my lady visited Carluccio's for a lunch, during our shopping. We were served well by a lovely waiter, Thomas, who helped us to choose our meal. Our time in Carluccio's was well spent. And the young, charming manager was very friendly and...More

Thank Charles_Great
Management response:Responded 14 September 2017

Dear Charles_Great Thank you for your kind review. Im pleased that you enjoyed your most recent visit with us. We aim to go above and beyond evberyday to meet guest expectations. I will pass your comment on to Tamaz and my team. Look forward to...More

Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

I was lucky enough to have a nice shopping trip, on my own, at the end of the summer holidays and decided to stop at Carluccio's for a refuel before tackling Harvey Nics. I ordered my favourite meal but, unfortunately, the Waitress had misheard and...More

Thank Themainfan
Management response:Responded 10 September 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review us, I'm very glad that you received good service and were able to refuel before tackling Harvey Nic's, we would always recommend adding a little Italian ballast if you know your wallet is about to...More

Reviewed 6 September 2017

An excellent choice on the menu, though the online menu didn't reflect the menu in the restaurant. The fixed price lunch is very good and again the staff very helpfulMore

Thank John W
Management response:Responded 10 September 2017

Dear John W, Thank you for your lovely review, I'm very glad that you enjoyed our set menu, we've included some old favourites and also a few traditional Italian dishes that deserve a bit more exposure outside the Med'. We are working to address the...More

Reviewed 30 August 2017

Amazing food and lovely staff. We always eat here when we visit Bristol and we have never had a bad experience at this restaurant. The food is consistent and the staff are very welcoming.

Thank CJ1England
Management response:Responded 2 September 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you for your lovely review, We look forward to seeing you again soon. Sincerely, Mathew Bartlett Assistant Manager

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13 June 2016|
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Response from KernowSteve | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I think you can buy them in the shop or online by visiting carluccios website, but you might need to check this out to be absolutely certain.
Elaine E
30 May 2016|
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Response from sarahpWiltshire | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I'm a bit late answering, have been on holiday! I would have said the same as the previous traveller........ Carluccios is worth visiting, have fun!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$26
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:30 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Quakers Friars, Bristol BS1 3BU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Bristol
  • Phone Number: +44 117 933 8538
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