Posts tagged Kingsdown

9th-11th March – Robin Hood (Bristol) Cider Festival 2012 Preview

Address: The Robin Hood, 56 Saint Michael’s Hill, Bristol, Avon, BS2 8DX

Entry Price/Session times:

Fri 9th March: 12pm-1am (Free)
Sat 10th March: 12pm-1am (Free)
Sun 11th March: 12pm-12am (Free)

Tickets: N/A

Ciders/Perries: 12 ciders/perries will be available.

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The Green Man (Bristol) Review

Address: The Green Man, 21 Alfred Place, Kingsdown, Bristol, BS2 8HD


Dawkins Sunshine
Sheppys Farmhouse


Sheppys Organic
Sheppys Kingston Black
Sheppys Vintage Reserve
Sheppys Dabinett Apple
Westons Organic Pear


Tucked around the corner from Kingsdown Parade, in Alfred Place, is The Green Man. This is a great little pub, which prides itself on being an ethical/organic pub and apparently the only one in Bristol doing this. The cider in here is mainly by Sheppys and what a nice selection it is too. From my experience, they like to change and add some guest ciders once in a while too to mix things up. This is a place where you can feel right at home and have a good natter. Read the rest of this entry »

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Cotham Porter Stores (Bristol) Review

Address: Cotham Porter Stores, 15 Cotham Road South, Kingsdown, Bristol, BS6 5TZ


Thatchers Gold
Thatchers Heritage
Thatchers Traditional
Thatchers Dry
Thatchers Cheddar Valley
Broadoak Perry
Broadoak Old Bristolian


Moles Black Rat
Thatchers Katy
Thatchers Katy Rose


A true hidden gem in the heart of Kingsdown. This is a small and cosy pub, but still has the charm of a drinking hole from back in the day. At around £2.10 per pint, it still has the prices from back then too! This is quickly becoming one of my favourite locals. The bizarre thing about this place is the outside toilets with the amazing mural all over it. Not one I want to brave on this cold winter nights! Read the rest of this entry »

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