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The Daffodil

18-20 Suffolk Parade, Cheltenham GL50 2AE, England
+44 1242 700055
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good22%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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European, British, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
18-20 Suffolk Parade, Cheltenham GL50 2AE, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I am rating the daffodil down a point for changing their champagne and charging £90 for Veuve Clicquot - I'm all for a profit but that's just rude. At least when you sold Laurent Perrier Rose - it was an acceptable price and something to...More

Thank AppleSpence
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The food was reasonably priced as we ate from the ‘January saver’ menu. Starter and dessert were very nice, but 3 of our party had the cod with stir fried vegetables which was incredibly bland!! Overall, we had a great time and the service was...More

Thank golden47
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Had a lovely afternoon with friends at the Daffodil and enjoyed afternoon tea which was really nice. Disappointed that the automatically add 10% on the bill. When will business realise that we are not Americans and tips are not a right they are earned!! Apart...More

Thank Julie M
Reviewed 2 days ago

Great surroundings and decor, with polite and attentive staff. However, barring any redeeming offers, the food is over-priced for what it is (with an "optional" 10% added to the bill), and the experience on the evening we were there was marred by intrusive and unnecessary...More

Thank ramblerrambler
Reviewed 4 days ago

Deliberated whether to review this restaurant as we did not complain at the time of dining mainly as we were there for my Grandaughters 13th Birthday and didn’t want to spoil the evening. The Daffodil was extremely cold and totally lacking any ambience. The service...More

1  Thank elaine p
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Spent a lovely evening here dining & drinking cocktails with my wife. Great food in a fascinating setting! Loved it!! Can’t wait to go back

Thank Steve J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wow, what a great venue this is for a special occasion...any in fact. We went there on a dreary January day and although the restaurant wasn't full there was great atmosphere and live music. The food was excellent and service was super. This is a...More

1  Thank Roland Z
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had not prebooked to go to this restaurant but on our arrival the reception staff were very helpful and found us a table for two in the balcony. The restaurant was very busy but the service was excellent. The menu was very good and...More

1  Thank Poppadoc5748
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Back in the days before children, no birthday or anniversary was complete without a meal at The Daffodil. We weren’t keen when they revamped the interior many years ago, then had a bad experience some years ago. However whilst looking for somewhere to eat as...More

1  Thank Mumofjandk
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Firstly the venue is absolutely beautiful. Set in an old Art Deco style theatre, there is bags of charm and decadence at this restaurant. The food is also delicious. Each element of the meal was exceptionally tasty. We were celebrating recently being married and got...More

Thank Jamie B
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7 January 2018|
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Response from jsjc14 | Reviewed this property |
They have some very good vegetarian options - I think if you talk to them at the time of booking about any allergies, they’ll be able to tell you if they can accommodate you
Joanne M
3 May 2017|
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Response from steffi h | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is a children's menu that provides three courses, with healthy and varied options.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$90
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18-20 Suffolk Parade, Cheltenham GL50 2AE, England
  • Public Transportation: Rail: Cheltenham Spa
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cotswolds  >  Cheltenham
  • Phone Number: +44 1242 700055
  • E-mail
As Cheltenham’s most dramatic restaurant, The Daffodil with its Art Deco influence offers an extensive Brasserie style A La Carte menu which is seasonally changed, with an excellent choice of wines. Independently owned The Daffodil with it’s award winning conversion from a 1920’s cinema into a restaurant never ceases to wow all who visit. So whether you are planning a romantic night, a corporate event, a party or a memorable wedding, The Daffodil offers an experience not to be missed!
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