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Cherry Duck Harbourside Bistro - CLOSED

3 | Welsh Back, Bristol BS1 4SL, England
+44 117 930 4034
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Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
16 Feb 2016
“lovely”
13 Jan 2016
“Great food”
Restaurant Hours
All hours
CUISINES
European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
DETAILS
3 | Welsh Back, Bristol BS1 4SL, England
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81 - 90 of 456 reviews

Reviewed 14 July 2014

I had one of the most delicious Sunday lunches at Cherry Duck last Sunday. They serve until 4pm. The service was very friendly and they make a mighty fine Bloody Mary! I would highly recommend this restaurant. Alfresco dining with harbour view at the back....More

1  Thank Janet T
Jack B, Owner at Cherry Duck Harbourside Bistro, responded to this review

Dear Janet, Thank you so much for your support and much appreciated 5 star review of our restaurant, Cherry Duck. We value your feedback! I am contacting all of our guests who enjoyed the food at Cherry Duck to inform them firstly of the closure...More

Reviewed 13 July 2014

Nice atmosophere good friendly service. food tasted good but really small portions. the small plates really were small. But interesting and good flavours. Staff willing to mix and match. Nice to sit outside and look at the canal and warehouses.

1  Thank natkin
Reviewed 13 July 2014

Although the food was nice, it wasn't delicious. My salmon starter was technically complicated and was NICE, but nothing extra special in taste terms. I would rather a restaurant concentrate on the taste rather than the presentation and level of complexity. Having said that, I...More

1  Thank Katie N
Jack B, Owner at Cherry Duck Harbourside Bistro, responded to this review

Dear Katie, Thank you so much for your support and much appreciated 4 star review of our restaurant, Cherry Duck. We value your feedback! I am contacting all of our guests who enjoyed the food at Cherry Duck to inform them firstly of the closure...More

Reviewed 12 July 2014

Enjoyed an evening dinner with our American friends, the service was good my only grumble was that the Rib eye was served with a risotto which lacked colour so the dish looked rather bland, however the food and service was good overall and we had...More

Thank Adrian C
Jack B, Owner at Cherry Duck Harbourside Bistro, responded to this review

Dear Adrian, Thank you so much for your support and much appreciated 4 star review of our restaurant, Cherry Duck. We value your feedback! I am contacting all of our guests who enjoyed the food at Cherry Duck to inform them firstly of the closure...More

Reviewed 8 July 2014 via mobile

The food was excellent and enjoyed every dish presented. We sat outside which was good on a sunny evening. Service was patchy. ..all staff were friendly and polite but was very clear there wasn't enough of them. Some promting needed but on a Saturday night...More

1  Thank bristolkevin
Jack B, Owner at Cherry Duck Harbourside Bistro, responded to this review

Dear Kevin, Thank you so much for your support and much appreciated 4 star review of our restaurant, Cherry Duck. We value your feedback! I am contacting all of our guests who enjoyed the food at Cherry Duck to inform them firstly of the closure...More

Reviewed 4 July 2014

We went to this restaurant early as we were going to a show. We had some cocktails to start which were delicious and I had 2 starters and a bowl of chips as my main (I'm veggie and there wasn't much I fancied), and it...More

Thank ania h
Jack B, Owner at Cherry Duck Harbourside Bistro, responded to this review

Dear Ania, Thank you so much for your support and much appreciated 5 star review of our restaurant, Cherry Duck. We value your feedback! I am contacting all of our guests who enjoyed the food at Cherry Duck to inform them firstly of the closure...More

Reviewed 2 July 2014

Took visiting family there for dinner. Party of 6. All very impressed with both the choices on the menu, and the dishes we chose. Very, very good food. And although I initially thought the chocolate fondant looked a little small (I'm a big fan of...More

Thank Stu-Tony
Jack B, Owner at Cherry Duck Harbourside Bistro, responded to this review

Dear Stu-Tony, Thank you so much for your support and much appreciated 5 star review of our restaurant, Cherry Duck. We value your feedback! I am contacting all of our guests who enjoyed the food at Cherry Duck to inform them firstly of the closure...More

Reviewed 27 June 2014

My daughter introduced me to this restaurant and we went for an early lunch last Saturday. Great location overlooking the water and we would have sat outside if they had proper tables and chairs there (they had those pub garden style bench / table combination...More

Thank Graham B
Jack B, Owner at Cherry Duck Harbourside Bistro, responded to this review

Dear Graham, Thank you so much for your support and much appreciated 4 star review of our restaurant, Cherry Duck. We value your feedback! I am contacting all of our guests who enjoyed the food at Cherry Duck to inform them firstly of the closure...More

Reviewed 27 June 2014 via mobile

Frequently in Bristol on business. I enjoy a nice dinner and good bottle of wine and this restaurant was recommended. On arrival there were two tables taken outside and inside only one table was occupied. I asked for a table for one only to be...More

4  Thank Rebecca S
Reviewed 25 June 2014

A perfect spot to have a lazy tasty lunch on a bench overlooking a quiet part of the harbour. Starters and mains were good and not too dear. Service was a bit slow, but apparently they were having "issues" in the kitchen. I will come...More

Thank Jeff K
Jack B, Owner at Cherry Duck Harbourside Bistro, responded to this review

Dear Jeff, Thank you so much for your support and much appreciated 4 star review of our restaurant, Cherry Duck. We value your feedback! I am contacting all of our guests who enjoyed the food at Cherry Duck to inform them firstly of the closure...More

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$5 - US$46
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:45 - 18:00
Tuesday
11:45 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:45 - 23:00
Thursday
11:45 - 23:00
Friday
11:45 - 23:00
Saturday
11:45 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 | Welsh Back, Bristol BS1 4SL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Bristol
  • Phone Number: +44 117 930 4034
  • E-mail
Description
Cherry Duck is a central retreat for those in search of quality food and drinks in a relaxed atmosphere. We prise ourselves in offering freshly prepared local food, elegantly presented, at great value. Our drinks list makes us an ideal venue to enjoy our AL Fresco areas with a sun trap terrace to the front of the venue and benches on the harbour to the rear. Inside we have a top cocktail bar and classy dining space that is unfussy but refined.We are ideally situated within minutes of Bristol's main central attractions which makes us a great place to meet before heading off in to the city, or indeed after a day of sightseeing. Our quality food and beverages and attentive service, offering wine recommendations to match your food and friendly table service have put us in the running for 5 of Bristol's Good Food Awards this year. We are shortlisted for Best Restaurant, Best New Restaurant, Best Wine List, Best Front of House and also our head chef and owner Jack Bain is nominated for Best Chef.We strive to make every visitor to Cherry Duck feel in comfort and ease and are proud to have provided special experiences for so many people.