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Highbury Vaults

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Great pub

Really good proper pub, really nice beer, comfortable seating and they serve pork pies. What more... read more

Reviewed 17 August 2018
Martin S
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Best Roast Dinner

Been here twice now for a roast and both times it’s been fabulous!!! Once we were served straight... read more

Reviewed 24 June 2018
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164 St. Michaels Hill, Bristol BS2 8DE, England
+44 117 973 3203
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Reviewed 22 August 2018

Have been going to this pub since the early 70's. Took a friend who was visiting and told him what a great pub it is. I was more than disappointed when I heard piped music being played. I asked the barmaid how long had The...More

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Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

Really good proper pub, really nice beer, comfortable seating and they serve pork pies. What more could you ask for.

Thank Martin S
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

Been here twice now for a roast and both times it’s been fabulous!!! Once we were served straight away and the other time we had to wait a while. I would rather wait and had a perfectly cooked roast dinner than a microwaved number. I...More

Thank NikkNakk75
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Can honestly say this was the best Sunday roast I’ve ever eaten! A slab of slow cooked brisket, crispy and fluffy roast potatoes, veg with a bit of bite and think flavoursome gravy! Staff were also friendly and accommodating.... HIGHLY RECOMMENDED 😍

Thank Aimee B
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

We booked for Sunday lunch and arrived at 1.50pm. Food didn’t arrive until 3pm and it wasn’t even particularly busy. We were really excited about coming having read the reviews but service was poor. Food was good but we have had better Sunday lunches elsewhere....More

Thank daveskyrme
Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

Atmospheric old pub inside with a garden area at the back. Lively when we visited on a Friday evening, but we still managed to find a table outside. Crowd mainly youngish (it’s near Bristol University). Good Thatcher’s cider on tap.

1  Thank higvin
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

Fabulous roast on Sunday. Beef and lamb just fell apart. Extra crispy roast potatoes, tasty cauliflower cheese, lashings of gravy, mixed veg - highly recommended

Thank jackie r
Reviewed 26 April 2018

Waoh! I used to be a regular 30 years ago. Came back last week and it has not changed! More real ales than before but still as wonderful. Great, keep it that way guys!

Thank castelldejoch
Sara S, Manager at Highbury Vaults, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2018

Cheers we try our best. Don't leave it so long next time.

Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

WOW. Without a doubt, one of the best Sunday roasts available in Bristol. Huge portions of perfectly cooked veg, and as for the meat, it is the best I've had. The lamb literally melts in the mouth. Combined with the fantastic friendly staff in this...More

1  Thank Wayne E
Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

What a friendly and attractive venue - after a days walking in the Cotswolds. Couldn’t recommend highly enough!

Thank Simon B
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