The Bristolian

Opening Times
Breakfast - Served every day from 800 to 3:00
Lunch - Served everyday from 1200 to 3:00
Dinner - Served Tuesday to Saturday from 600 to 9:30
Bar - 10am to 11pm
bookings taken only for dinner
WeekendBrunchCasual Dining

2 Picton Street, BS6 5QA
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Why we love it

The Bristolian has long been a landmark cafe/bistro for those in the know (welcome to the club). It shines like a largely edible gem-stone atop Picton Street, brightly and busily churning out all manner of honest grub (seasonal and local, don’t you know), specialty coffee and generally delightful vibes. It’s one of those rare places which induces a sense of yearning – invariably looking more attractive than one’s destination (usually work) – with it’s heavily foliaged terrace catching sunshine all day long. Think Amelie aesthetic, with Bristolian charm.


Their brunch is stunning
An early-evening Espresso Martini
Sitting on their picturesque terrace

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Great quality healthy food


Really lovely cosy atmosphere with great food. Also well worth getting a sweet treat on your way out!


Great food and a really lovely atmosphere!


Not usually a fan of tofu but the Bristolians was really tasty with the spicy noodles


Great atmosphere, lovely servers and tasty food and drinks


Simple food done well. Great atmosphere and decor, with friendly staff.