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Aquila Restaurant

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Aquila Restaurant

About

Welcome to Aquila, a new beginning for Italian dining in Bristol.

Aquila is a family run modern Italian restaurant bringing the very best of traditional dishes from the regions of Italy to Bristol city centre. The sleek design of the restaurant is complimented by the service given by the front of house team led by General Manager Steve Mason. Steve and his sommeliers have created an extensive wine list to compliment the menu that Head Chef Emilio Titillo and his brigade have created.

Their central location on Baldwin Street gives great views from the floor to ceiling windows over both floors, and the capacity of 160 guests ensure they can cater for any occasion. Aquila is fully accessible and has a lift which covers the bar, ground and first floor areas. Vegan and Vegetarian menus are available on request.

Extras

Key Features

  • In town/city centre - Directly in the City Centre and Old City

Children & Infants

  • Children's menu
  • Highchair

Catering

  • Bar
  • Cater for vegetarians
  • Serve breakfast - Open from 10am for coffees and pastries
  • Serve evening meal
  • Serve lunch
  • Special dietary requirements catered for
  • Take away service - Coffees and pizzas where requested

Payment Methods

  • All major credit cards accepted

Establishment Features

  • Groups accepted
  • Pre/post theatre menu

Travel & Trade

  • Group discounts available
  • Wi-fi available

Map & Directions

Road Directions

There is a large taxi rank on Baldwin Street and also on the City Centre. If you wish to drive there is ample parking in the NCP located on Queen Charlotte Street BS1 4ES which is £3.00 after 6pm, or on street pay parking on Queen Charlotte Street, Welsh Back, Crow Lane, Queen Square and many other roads adjacent to Baldwin Street.

Public Transport Directions

By Train
Bristol Temple Meads train station is only a short distance away. Buses and taxis to the City Centre or Baldwin Street are frequently available although when the weather permits the walk takes approximately 15 minutes.

Walking from Temple Meads
On leaving the station walk past the taxi rank to your left and past the Passenger Shed (Brunel’s Old Station) and Café Gusto on your right. When you reach the road turn right onto Temple Gate and walk 70m to the pedestrian crossing. Cross by the roundabout via the pedestrian crossing. Make your way down Victoria Street (you should see the Novotel on your right). Walk the length of Victoria Street crossing Bristol Bridge. Turn to your left down Baldwin Street, walk past Queen Charlotte Street on your left which has an NCP car park on it. Aquila is located just past the RBS branch on your left hand side.

By Bus
There are many bus routes into Bristol. You can use any bus that stops in the City Centre or Baldwin Street. There are also Park & Ride facilities located at Long Ashton, Brislington and the Portway (Avonmouth).

Special Offers

  • Express Lunch

    The offer: Lunch from £8.95, all served within the hour

    How to book: For further details, terms and conditions and to book visit the Aquila website.

    Offer link: Eating out

  • Early dinner special

    The offer: Enjoy a pizza & a glass of house wine for £8.95 from 4-7pm

    How to book: For further details, terms and conditions and to book visit the Aquila website.

    Offer link: Eating out

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor
  • Certificate of Excellence 2016

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Excellent
    648
  • Very Good
    149
  • Average
    57
  • Poor
    25
  • Terrible
    15

Recent Reviews:

  • Sam31416
    Bristol, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Highly recommended
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 19th May 2017
    We just had a lovely dinner at Aquila: nice food, good ambiance and very friendly staff. We'll definitely be going again. Read full review
  • csphoneman
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Quality food and excellent customer service
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 19th May 2017
    Managed to get a booking for my wife and myself at the last minute last Sat night. We were greeted and made to feel welcome straight from walking in the door. The attention to service from all the... Read full review
  • Derek S
    Chepstow, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Birthday bliss
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 19th May 2017
    Amazing food, exceptional service. Best Italian outside of Naples. Our host Cinzia was first class. Bravo Aquila. Read full review
30-34 Baldwin Street
Bristol
BS1 1NR

Tel: +44 (0)117 321 0322

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Opening Times

Open (1 Jan 2017 - 31 Dec 2017)
DayTimes
Monday10:0022:30*
Tuesday10:0022:30*
Wednesday10:0022:30*
Thursday10:0022:30*
Friday10:0000:00*
Saturday10:0000:00*
Sunday10:0022:30*
Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change

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