Waterfront restaurant in Glos Docks

Gloucester Restaurants

Gloucester Restaurants, our guide to the best places to eat out in Gloucester including in the city, centre, docks and Quays. there are options for some good local food as well as many international food options.

@aboutglos guide to meals out in Gloucester. We hope to help you choose the best eatery to suit your tastes. Maybe you are…

Gloucester Restaurants

Gloucester Restaurants Including The Docks & Quays. Since the Quays development, the whole area around Gloucester Docks has become more vibrant and has created its own night-time economy. There are new bars, pubs and restaurants for you to visit and enjoy some nice food with friends or a civilised drink with friends or colleagues.

The Med

The Med Restaurant in Gloucester docks

A Mediterranean restaurant serving Spanish, Lebanese and Syrian food with a beautiful view of the waterfront. The Med is located in The Vinings Warehouse in Gloucester Docks. 

Greek on the Docks

Large restaurant table

This is a very nice and posh Greek restaurant on the dockside with indoor and outdoor seating. Greek on the Docks, serve some very good quality authentic and traditional food. They have a great wine list to accompany your meal.

Tigers Eye

Tigers Eye Restaurant Gloucester

Tigers Eye is the first Hot Rock Grill restaurant in the city occupying the two floors of The Old Bell a listed Inn dating back to the 17th Century.  They serve a selection of great foods including a variety of meats and fish served in a hot stone to finish cooking as you like it.

Cafe Rene

Located in a fantastic location near St Mary De Crypt Church is the fantastic Cafe Rene. Primarily a pub and entertainment venue but is also a place to eat good food out. Cafe Rene is a great place to eat out, it has a dedicated dining room as well as outdoor seating for some alfresco sustenance.

Cafe Rene Gloucester Dining Room

Cafe Rene’s menu consists of hearty meals at a very reasonable price. Their varied menu gives you plenty of food options to choose from. Cafe Rene is primarily a steak house who pride themselves on expertly grilled prime cuts of steak.


Bill's Christmas Menu Burger

Located in The Quays, Bill’s is a contemporary European chain eatery that serves separate breakfast, afternoon tea, lunch and dinner menus. They have a good choice of healthy and seasonal food to choose from.

Brewhouse & Kitchen

Moroccan Lamb Stew
Moroccan Lamb Stew

Located on the canalside near to the docks, Brewhouse and Kitchen serve some very nice food accompanied by a diverse selection of beers.

Coal Bar & Grill

Coal Grill Gloucester

Located in the old Pillar & Lucy Warehouse in the docks, Coal is a very nice place to go out to eat. The interior is very nice to look at with exposed brickwork, timber beams and low ceilings.

Coal Bar & Grill love to use fresh ingredients, in their selection of grills, pizzas, pasta and salads. They are also veggie-friendly as well as having a great cocktail menu. The restaurant specialises in barbecue food straight from the grill including chicken, steaks, rack of ribs and beef brisket. @aboutglos have enjoyed a few meals here and the food is cooked very nicely especially their steaks.

The Comfy Pew

Located near to the main gate of Gloucester Cathedral is The Comfy Pew. The Comfy Pew is a licenced restaurant and coffee shop that calls a Tudor listed building home.

The Comfy Pew

They serve some great homemade food including soup with crusty bread or a ploughman’s platter. They have some interesting deserts in the many including some traditional classics.

Toby Carvery

Toby Carvery

The Toby Carvery is located just outside the city, it used to be known as The Dog at Over is a family-friendly restaurant and pub located just outside the city. They specialise in serving roast dinners all day every day at their carvery.

The Tall Ship

The Tall Ship for seafood in Gloucester

Located in the docks in The Tall Ship, a pub/restaurant specialising in fish and seafood. Beer wine, wine and seafood are the eateries man offerings and delivered well in their nice dining area or garden. As well as the main menu, the Tall Ship frequently has a special beard for diners to enjoy. Cuisine on the menu includes delights like freshly dressed crab, sardines or salmon to name a few.

Queens Fish Bar

Located in Longlevens just outside the city centre, Queens Fish Bar is a posh fish and chip restaurant. They serve some great quality food to eat in their nice dining room or for takeaway.

Côte Brasserie

Located at The Quays on Merchants Road is Côte Brasserie a French eatery. Cote is a modern French brasserie chain restaurant that serves good food all day long. Their menu consists of regional specialities as well as traditional classic dishes from France.

Cote Gloucester

The Cote menu includes some great starters including the French onion soup, calamari and Baked Goats Cheese from the Loire Valley. For the main course, there are choices like Bretton Fish Stew, mussels with white wine and many meat options.

Gloucester Studio

Gloucester Studio

Owned and run by Masterchef semi-finalist, Kathryn Minchew, Gloucester Studio presents a new dining experience for Gloucestershire as a venue open only on alternate Friday nights and for private hire.

Located within a Kota hut a mile from Gloucester Docks, diners have the option of sitting on reindeer hides surrounding a cosy file while sampling dishes inspired by Kathryn’s global travels. http://gloucesterstudio.com/