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The Bistro at Cardynham House

Tibbiwell Street, Painswick GL6 6XX, England
+44 1452 810030
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good34%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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British, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Tibbiwell Street, Painswick GL6 6XX, England
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Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

This is not open early in week but owners are a nice couple that present nice food. You need to book actually and the Bistro is popular for morning coffee etc. all of our meals were a good standard and enjoyable. The owner takes pride...More

Thank greatscott24
Reviewed 14 July 2016

We opted to have dinner at the restaurant since we were staying at the Inn. The dining room was quite lovely, matching the feel of the rest of the house. We were all pleased with our meals, with the beef stroganoff being the favorite. The...More

Thank DPres
Reviewed 13 July 2016

we had an evening meal their last night, the food was excellent all 5 of us had 3 courses and had 5 empty plates after each course. the service and atmosphere was good and we booked as the bistro was full would definitely recommend this

Thank Alan B
Reviewed 12 July 2016

Lovely choice of menu in this popular bistro. Very attentive owners who make their guests very welcome. The meal was lovely though the main course wasn't served just quite hot enough for me. But that is a personal preference. Would certainly eat there again.

Thank reeth
Reviewed 4 July 2016

Having had a un-interesting meal at a nearby hotel we were staying in, we stumbled across this Bistro, which appeared to be well supported by locals, so our second night we thought we would give it a try and very glad we did. It comes...More

Thank Hertsman10
Reviewed 29 June 2016

Food was fresh and well prepared. One of the nicest dinners we had while in England. Service was also very good. An enjoyable evening out.

Thank Pat L
Reviewed 4 June 2016 via mobile

We spent 7 nights in Painswick recently & came across this gem of a bistro which helped to make our holiday. We liked it so much we ate there 3 nights. The beef stroganoff is the best I've ever tasted! I can also highly recommend...More

Thank JandMDavies
Reviewed 27 May 2016

We were looking for a simple nothing fancy dinner and came across this little restaurant. Excellent steak, cooked beautifully soft, melts in the mouth. Lovely chef.

Thank Imelda Q
Reviewed 21 May 2016

The Bistro at Cardynham House is a great place to get well presented tasty food at reasonable prices . There is a feeling of quiet elegance with the crisp white lace tablecloths placed on dark wood tables. The menu ranged from simple sandwiches to more...More

Thank Kelmscottkelpie
Reviewed 17 May 2016

Our family party of eight stayed at the Cardynham for 5 nights and ate here every night. The food and service was excellent every time and could not be faulted in any area. Really, really first class in every way. Many thanks to the couple...More

Thank Penwiper
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 25 - USD 51
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:30
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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