Pubs serving lovely food
The Golden Heart Winterbourne – 10-15 minute walk
The Golden Heart is located on Down Road in Winterbourne Down. A stylish premium pub bar and restaurant for relaxed drinking and eating, serving delicious food for all dinning requirements, whatever the occasion. Have a drink and relax in its chic bar area with an open log burning fire or retreat to the cosy, warm and welcoming dinning area and enjoy the delights on offer.
It has a modern interior with a stylish rustic twist, serving food all day, it also has a lovely outside area for a spot of alfresco dinning on those sunny days.
The pub has an extensive range of top notch food, every day of the week, a whole host of tasty starters, light bites, appetizing mains, pub food classics, sharing platers and delightful desserts, guaranteed to get your taste buds tingling.
Opening Hours – Monday to Saturday 11am – 11pm. Food is served 12pm – 10pm. Sunday 12pm – 10.30pm, Food is served 12pm – 9.30pm
Booking well in advance is recommended for large groups, this can be done on the website, just choose your day and time. There is a discretionary 10% service charge for group of 6 or more. Walking distance from the house – 12 minutes.
MENUS – There are printed menus in the house or you can view here – https://www.thegoldenheartwinterbourne.co.uk/content/dam/pcdg/common/pdf/refresh/dinner-menu-pb3.pdf
Address – Golden Heart Winterbourne Down Bristol, Down Road, Bristol BS36 1AU. Tel: 01454 774392 www.thegoldenheartwinterbourne.co.uk
The Willy Wicket – Downend – 10 minute walk
A former dairy farm, The Willy Wicket serves quintessentially British food from an extensive menu and enjoys a grassy beer garden framed by the pub’s red-brick exterior. Based in Downend, Bristol, the dining room features roaring open fires, black oak beam ceilings and squashy leather sofas.
The pub oozes rural charm and rustic character, picturesque surroundings provide the perfect backdrop for savouring the hearty, seasonal pub-food on offer, and the carefully nurtured cask ales and fine wines gracing our bar.
Enjoy signature vintage pies designed by celebrity chef James Martin offer fillings like beef & merlot with buttered peas, while the ‘Vintage classics’ menu includes lemon & garlic-roasted chicken with seasoned chips. There is also a range just for kids offers mini versions of pub favourites too.
Whether you are planning dinner with friends or Sunday lunch with family, it’s a great pub to enjoy some quality time with those you love the most. Just 10 minutes walk for the house. Booking in advance recommended.
Opening hours – Monday to Saturday: 11am – 11pm Sunday: 11am- 10.30pm
Badminton Road, Downend, Bristol, Gloucestershire, BS36 1DP Tel: 01179 567308
The Folly – 4 minute drive
The Folly is a modern family Pub and Restaurant with a very large garden and outside drinking area. The new décor is rustic, but charming and they provide a wide variety of Wines, Gins, Mocktails, Cocktails and of course, lager and cider.
Carvery’s on Sunday’s are extremely popular, booking well in advance is essential. We went last Sunday. There is an amazing selection of fresh veg, with Beef, Turkey and Gammon to choose from or a bit of each if you fill that you are up to it.
The Folly also has a very large beer garden, with plenty of seating, you may even see the odd duck wanding around. Free Wi-Fi, Disabled Access and dogs are welcome and there’s a free carpark.
Address – Folly, Westerleigh Road, Emersons Green, BS16 7AJ – Tel: 01179 573691 – 4 mins by car from Bury Hill Farm. Opening times: Monday to Saturday every day 11.30am – 11pm, Sunday 11.30am – 10pm. Menus Website