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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
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Tibbiwell Street, Painswick GL6 6XX, England
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Reviewed 14 June 2017

Lovely dinner and we had the Tournedos Rossini. Not had this for a long time and it was really lovely. Breakfast was great and the lady that ran the breakfast service was lovely. Highly reccomend.

Thank Mark Q
Reviewed 11 June 2017

Again popped in rather late in the hope of getting Sunday lunch, which I did a couple of years ago, and the answer was, yes. The beef sirloin was presented perfectly with both new and roast potatoes, the best parsnip ever and a selection of...More

Thank wandamy
Reviewed 1 June 2017

What a little gem! Visited on a Friday evening and experienced everything that is great about a restaurant. Food was delicious, quantity size perfect, lovely atmosphere and the couple that run the show are top notch. Not intrusive, but informative, friendly and caring. The restaurant...More

Thank Joy B
Reviewed 23 May 2017

After living in England for only 4 months, I am amazed at the number of restaurants my husband and I have tried. I have to say that, on previous occasions, we have found the cuisine of England just OK with the exception of London. However,...More

Thank nolalily404
Reviewed 18 May 2017

We went for lunch. My husband had the Romanian sausage dish. We assume the sausage was made on site. Very good! I had roast chicken breast with delicious veggies. (al dente, but not too al dente) Rich, decadent desserts. Good wine. Very pretty lacy table...More

Thank Susan A
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Visiting Painswick for the first time we stumbled upon this charming Bistro where the owner invited us in to check the menu before making our decision - we were so glad we opted to have lunch as everything was homemade & from listening to other...More

Thank Diana166
Reviewed 1 May 2017

An excellent recommendation from our B&B host. Extensive and interesting menu. Nice people and excellent food. The standard was so good we did the 3 courses.

Thank John M
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Had Dinner in Cardynham House Bistro . The Staff are lovely and I had Trio of Game which was very nice and the Jus with it was delicious . I had Bread and Butter Pudding to finish which was also delicious .

Thank Gail657
Reviewed 16 April 2017

This was one of the best meals that my wife and I have ever had. Incredibly good food, served in a very friendly manner in a lovely atmosphere. Helped in terms of having a couple of drinks that we were staying in the Guest House...More

Thank TimGeordie
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

Quite hard to find a car park close to the restaurant but anyway it is very nove place. Good food and good wine. Kind and funny employers. We will be back, for sure.

Thank Saro_Mardigras
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 26 - US$ 52
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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