The Kensington Arms

35 Stanley Road, Bristol, United Kingdom, BS6 6NP
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Opening Information

OPENING TIMES

As of Thursday 24th September

Food

Thurs 5 - 8.30

Fri 12-2.30 / 5 - 8.30

Sat 12 - 2.30 / 5 - 8:30

Sun 12 - 6

Bar

Thurs 5 - 9.45

Fri 12 - 9.45

Sat 12 - 9.45

Sun 12 - 9

Closed Mon - Wed

Facilities
  • Disabled Access
  • Private Dining
  • Free WiFi
  • Outdoor Seating
  • Families and Children Welcome

About The Kensington Arms

Nestled in the heart of Redland, The Kensington Arms – or The Kenny as it’s more popularly known – has long been a hot spot for South West foodies. We don’t claim to be anything flash and fancy, just a proper British local with amazing new-era food.

Please note :
We are not able to book tables for drinks only, apologies.

We are currently taking bookings for parties of up to 6 people.

Parties of 1 - 4 can book online | 5 - 6 guests please email to book.

Cuisine: British
Dress Code: Casual
Price point:
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Visited On Sunday, 25 October 2020

Best Sunday Roast for a very long time. Great service, lovely ambiance, covid safe. Very happy

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Visited On Sunday, 25 October 2020

We had a great time and will be coming back that is for sure! Roasts were delicious (best pub roast I have ever had), ambience was lovely... nice music and atmosphere. Well spaced out...covid secure and the staff were all attentive, friendly and helpful!

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Visited On Sunday, 25 October 2020

Great meal :)

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Visited On Saturday, 24 October 2020

Best burger I’ve ever had.

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Visited On Saturday, 24 October 2020

Everything was totally delicious and the staff were welcoming, very efficient and happy

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Visited On Saturday, 24 October 2020

A new dish for me, the mushroom loaf was very tasty indeed.

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Visited On Saturday, 24 October 2020

Always a great visit to the Kenny, excellent food, efficient service, our waitress managed to bring us brownie and ice cream for my nephew despite not being on the menu. Staff are amazing and nothing is too much trouble

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Visited On Saturday, 24 October 2020

Superb meal - first time back in years having moved overseas - so good to be back

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Visited On Friday, 23 October 2020

The Kensington is an absolute gem. The decor is paired back, but welcoming and comfortable. The food we had was incredibly tasty (I could have eaten my mushroom starter again). What sets the Kensington apart is the staff - warm, friendly, attentive (but not overly so), they made this the stand out night of our visit.

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Visited On Friday, 23 October 2020

Fantastic service and excellent food. We’ll definitely be returning in the near future.

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Visited On Friday, 23 October 2020

Great food, great wine, great service. What more could you want.

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Visited On Friday, 23 October 2020

Our first time to The Kenny but definitely not our last!! Thank you for a wonderful lunch - we loved it!

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Visited On Friday, 23 October 2020

Stunning food, sublime service, amazing atmosphere, felt totally Covid safe, can’t wait to visit again soon.

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Visited On Thursday, 22 October 2020

Absolutely excellent. Cooking on point, service that balance of treated like a long lost friend in a professional way. We’d like to rave about it much more but fear that we’d never be able to get a table again if everyone learns just how great it is x

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Visited On Thursday, 22 October 2020

Great as always!

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Visited On Sunday, 18 October 2020

Great experience. Only minor issue is the poor ventilation from the open kitchen

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Visited On Sunday, 18 October 2020

WHAT MORE CAN I SAY 5 STARS ALL THE WAY ROUND

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Visited On Friday, 16 October 2020

Even though there was a mix up with our starter order the staff were very apologetic brought us a drink and refused a tip because of the mistake ( we gave one anyway). Food was amazing and the atmosphere was fantastic, only sorry we couldn’t stay for dessert. Will definitely come again.

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Visited On Sunday, 18 October 2020

Brilliant Sunday roast, excellent service, just a shame we ran out of time to sample the doughnuts- which sounded delicious but the A1 sticky toffee pudding made up for it. Cannot wait to return 😋

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Visited On Sunday, 18 October 2020

Waiter was very helpful and pleasant. Also accommodated on outdoor reservation due to health condition.

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Visited On Thursday, 15 October 2020

Lovely meal, super friendly and helpful staff.

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Visited On Friday, 16 October 2020

Best burger, perhaps ever. Great food and drink all round, lovely atmosphere. Not the cheapest you'll pay but very very good. Definitely worth returning.

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Visited On Saturday, 17 October 2020

Delicious food and fantastic staff

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Visited On Saturday, 17 October 2020

The best food, as always!

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Visited On Friday, 16 October 2020

Fantastic food, loved the “Curfew” aperitif No.2 - so much so we asked for the recipe! Can’t wait to come back 😃

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