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The Waterfront | Canons Road, City of Bristol, Bristol BS1 5UH, England
+44 117 952 9950
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good37%
  • Average21%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible14%
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“lloyds bar” (4 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
The Waterfront | Canons Road, City of Bristol, Bristol BS1 5UH, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Where else can you get 2 double Hendricks gin and 2 bottles of tonic for £9, The staff were excellent and bar and toilets were spotless a credit to Tim Martin. Thanks

Thank deltaman0_0
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Very busy pub , seating over three floors . Ordered drinks , lovely pint and a bottle of Aspalls cider . Walked up to the top floor hoping for a window seat , none available . Stood by the tall tables and waited for another...More

Thank Judith130969
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Easily the worst breakfast I've ever been served by Wetherspoons. We were in a strange city and looked for a familiar venue. Wish we hadn't. Complete rubbish on a plate.

Thank headlesschef10
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped at the door by security at 11.20pm. No clear reason given. Had already visited the pub earlier for one drink and had returned after shopping in the centre. Venue was not busy and there was no reason to exclude me. Writing this review LATER...More

Thank ZX10RSpeedFour
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Intial service at the till was poor, the lady wasn't paying attention and it took 3x attempts to explain our order. Then after a 30min wait one order was wrong and the other cold. Another 30mi wait for the wrong order to be corrected. The...More

Thank Melodie B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ignored at the bar for 5 minuets whilst staff were chatting. Sticky carpets, filthy toilets at 10am in the morning - really poor!

Thank DrPeterDRobinson
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

Visited specifically for the unicorn gin. On trying to engage with the staff member about it I just got a blunt response and decided not to waste time talking. Asked for a double but only got a single and I know as I was charged...More

Thank susy_cues23
Reviewed 28 September 2018

A nice Wetherspoons pub that was very busy even at lunchtime. Enjoyed a pint and steak & chips. Nothing wa too much trouble for the staff which helped to make our visit very enjoyable. This Wetherspoons pub is on the dockside and we called in...More

Thank harveyKent
Reviewed 27 September 2018

Found a seat on the third floor used the app to order my food and drink and the drink came out in under a minuite. The food was cooked well and it filled a gap. The toilets were clean.

Thank GARB81
Reviewed 20 September 2018

This is a large, busy pub, plenty of people here enjoying a Saturday afternoon drink and lunch. We were just here for drinks and there was plenty of choice of real ales and ciders. Prices very reasonable too, especially considering the location. There needs to...More

Thank Hacendado
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jason c
18 October 2017|
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Response from Simon R | Reviewed this property |
10am if my memory serves me right.
10 October 2016|
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Response from Lloyds_V-Shed | Property representative |
Hi Claire, We ask for no sportswear and no flip flops on a weekend night. Hope this helps!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 19
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 1:00 AM
8:00 AM - 2:00 AM
8:00 AM - 2:00 AM
8:00 AM - 2:00 AM
8:00 AM - 3:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Waterfront | Canons Road, City of Bristol, Bristol BS1 5UH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Bristol
  • Phone Number: +44 117 952 9950
  • E-mail
The V-Shed is situated on the beautiful Bristol habour side. With great views overlooking the habour, we are family friendly venue with an extensive food and drinks menu at amazing value. Different deals everyday. Or come join us at night were we have a live DJ every night until the early hours of the morning, with incredible drinks offers and deals.
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