River Cottage Canteen & Deli Bristol

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Following the success of his canteens in Axminster and Plymouth, River Cottage supremo Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall has opened an outlet in the ‘real food’ stronghold of Bristol. This venue follows the organic, provenance-driven mantra to the letter, with a daily menu listing favourite suppliers and much of the produce sourced within a 50-mile radius of the city. Good calls have included roast pollock with cannellini bean and bacon stew, potted Portland crab and smoked venison loin with capers, shallot and parsley salad; otherwise, share one of the deli-style 'together' boards. The earnest, dedicated approach also extends to a drinks list that runs from ‘vegan gems’ to seasonal bellinis (try the forced rhubarb version). The setting is worthy of Hugh F-W too – down-to-earth trappings in a grand, Grade II-listed Victorian church complete with stained glass windows and exposed beams.

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Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall

A familiar face from TV for his River Cottage series, old Etonian and Oxford graduate Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall is the country’s poster boy for ethical, seasonal eating. He did a short stint at the River Café before moving into journalism and eventually broadcasting. His River Cottage HQ, established in 2004 and now based at Park Farm in Devon, is home to a canteen and cookery school. Further canteens are located in Bristol, Winchester and Plymouth.

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