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The Apple

Welsh Back, Bristol BS1 4SB, England
+44 117 925 3500
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The greatest cider spot in Brizzle

Kings street is probably the most well known street for bars with outside tables in Bristol. At the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
David M
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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Proper Cider on a Proper Boat

The Apple sells proper cider from the bar on it's boat, providing seating both on or off the boat... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
harkinchris
,
Dumbarton, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“great cider” (31 reviews)
“cider bar” (10 reviews)
“half pint” (9 reviews)
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Welsh Back, Bristol BS1 4SB, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Kings street is probably the most well known street for bars with outside tables in Bristol. At the foot of it is this exceptional cider venue.

Thank David M
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Apple sells proper cider from the bar on it's boat, providing seating both on or off the boat. In nice weather people spill out onto the dockside and there is a great atmosphere. They have a wide range of ciders and a great summer...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well positioned floating bar, specialising in Cider. They have a wide selection of different strength, reasonably priced Cider, served by fast, efficient friendly staff. There is seating available on board, on and below deck as well plenty of additional on shore. A great place to...More

Thank Kevin S
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I love The Apple boat! Brilliant for us cider lovers and sitting outside in the summer enjoying a few pints is was one my favourite things to do.

Thank Paul B
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Loved this place, great cider with a lovely atmosphere. You can sit on the upper or lower deck of the boat, or outside the boat on picnic benches. The boards were filled with a selection of ciders and it was lovely to sit out on...More

Thank Rach D
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My first visit was on a sunny evening and the place was packed BUT I was thoroughly impressed by the good humour and professionalism of the staff. That same evening I had a small accident which was entirely my fault but that was sorted with...More

Thank MALCOLM R
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Reviewed 8 May 2018

Not the BEST selection of cider, but very good (and much better than most places) and really funky place- nice to drink on a boat. make sure to get there early as it packs out fast!

Thank Kiaralaetitia1990
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Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

Wanted to find somewhere that sells real cider and this place was recommended by a friend. Quirky, plenty of places to sit even on a Friday evening and an extensive range of drinks, especially decent farmhouse cider! Not overly expensive either (same price we pay...More

Thank RunCycleDorset
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Reviewed 23 April 2018

Visiting here is a must when you're in Bristol, not just for the novelty of drinking on a boat but also for the fantastic selection of ciders It is a bit pricey, it can get very busy and it wasn't open when we tried a...More

Thank L_Hazell
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Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

This Cider Boat offers a wide range of ciders and snacks. We popped in here as it was near our hotel and it didn't disappoint. The boat had a great atmosphere, seating on two levels and additional seating next to the boat. It does appear...More

Thank Spark1972
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