Archive for Bishopston

The Lazy Dog (Bristol) Review

Address: The Lazy Dog, 112 Ashley Down Road, Ashley Down, Bristol, BS7 9JR

Draught

Orchard Pig Medium
Millwhites Rioja Cask Cider
Thatchers Gold

Bottles

Cobbledicks
Savannah Dry
Westons Organic Cider
Westons Organic Pear

Review

Previously, when it was the Ashley Arms, I heard bad things about it and avoided it at all costs. It’s just off the Gloucester Road, near the cricket ground, and unless you knew it existed, then you wouldn’t necessarily stumble upon it.

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Golden Lion (Bristol) Review

Address: Golden Lion, 244 Gloucester Road, Bishopston, Bristol, BS7 8NZ

Draught

Thatchers Traditional
Westons Old Rosie
Westons Stowford Press

Bottles

Thatchers Pear
Westons Organic

Review

Walking down from the top of Gloucester Road, all you can see from a distance is the crazy artwork outside the Golden Lion. Walk inside and you see a traditional pub, which loves hosting local gigs throughout the week. Although only serving Thatchers & Westons cider, I do love starting a sunny Saturday afternoon on the benches outside before venturing towards the bright lights of the city centre. Read the rest of this entry »

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