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The Bistro at Cardynham House

Tibbiwell Street, Painswick GL6 6XX, England
+44 1452 810030
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good32%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Tibbiwell Street, Painswick GL6 6XX, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went here on the recommendation of one of the locals. Was sadly disappointed in the quality of food which was over priced and a dated menu. The bistro itself was very quant and the staff provided excellent service, and though the food was acceptable, the...More

Thank GHN20122
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Booked here following the reviews we read. Slightly disappointed if I am honest. A good choice of food but it came out a little too quickly to be freshly made considering it is a Bistro. I had the stroganoff and it came with rice and...More

Thank Mandy H
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Staying in painswick not many places to eat trust me you must go here friendly hosts great menu and most importantly excellent quality and great value for money. Going back tomorrow I had steak wife had halibut from soecials board. great

Thank keith b
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

Fantastic food, lovely relaxed atmosphere, very friendly staff, what's not to love? Will definitely be returning during our stay in Painswick.

Thank orangeandblue1234
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

We regularly go to Cardynham House for dinner. The food is great, patrons are amazing, and priced reasonably.

Thank Antmorrison
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Initially thought that this would be closed on Sunday evening, but were told we could eat there when we checked in at the &B at Cardynham House; not sure if that meant it was just for hotel guests or not (didn't see other diners arrive...More

Thank Mark H
Reviewed 2 September 2017

Walked in on the off chance and with the wife midweek and had a couple of mains,It was a unusual experience,both plates arrived almost as soon as ordering , oven ready chips a wild boar steak and Duck in a Madeira sauce with more oven...More

Thank Builthbandit
Reviewed 22 August 2017

We went for lunch and ate from the specials board, all of which sounded amazing! We had the trio of game (hare, wild boar and venison) and it was delicious. The wine was very good, the service brilliant - definitely worth a visit.

Thank Sarah M
Reviewed 17 August 2017

We went to this place to eat on recommendation from the landlady at our bed and breakfast in Painswick. All in all it was a good call and there was little to criticise. The staff were friendly, the atmosphere homely and the food was good...More

Thank StevenJ58
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Hi viewers. My wife and I had a wonderful meal there tonight and we would highly recommend this little Bistro. This little family run business had great food, great service and a fantastic atmosphere. If you are looking for a great little place to eat...More

Thank Angels1963
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 26 - USD 53
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tibbiwell Street, Painswick GL6 6XX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cotswolds  >  Painswick
  • Phone Number: +44 1452 810030
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