The Famous Royal Naval Volunteer

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3 reviews
17-18 King Street,

(0117) 316 9237

The Famous Royal Naval Volunteer Information

The Famous Royal Naval Volunteer, known locally as the Volley, is dedicated to offering the best craft beers and ciders found in the UK. They also stock a variety of wines and serve freshly made meals.

Venue Type
Opening Hours
Sun-Thu 12:00-00:00
Fri-Sat 12:00-01:00
Food Times
Daily 12:00-15:00 & 18:00-21:00
Advisable on Sat, Sun
Not Necessary on Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri
Avg Food Spend
Under £10 per person
Food Info
Bar Menu, A La Carte Menu
Drink Info
Beer from £3.75 per bottle
Wine from £11.50 per bottle
Live Ents
Live music on Saturdays.
Large Screen, Newspapers, Sky Sports
Children welcome

Kids Menu, High Chairs, Toys/Activities, Baby Changing Facilities - Children very welcome. High chairs and children's menu available.
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Disabled Facilities
Wheelchair Access, Disabled Toilets

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Reviewer Karenrhoades
Stumbled across this pub on a Sunday lunch time looking for a good pint of beer and a snack for lunch before dropping our son off to commence Uni. We were all very impressed, the land lord was so welcoming, and my husband was spoiled for choice for a bitter. The beer was excellent and was even offered a tasting before ordering a pint I opted for a glass of dry white wine which was served in a substantial glass and perfectly chilled. We ordered food from the bar menu, my son had the homemade steak burger which was served rare with fries served on a wooden platter. I opted for the chicken and spicy slaw sandwich and my husband had a salt beef sandwich both of these were served on wooden platters with crisps and dressed leaves. The food was simply lovely, well served and scrumptious with friendly and attentive service. It was reasonably priced and very good value and we will certainly return on our next visit to Bristol. We understand that it had only been opened for four weeks so good luck you deserve to do well.
Karen Rhoades
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Reviewer raecroberts
What a transformation! New owners have changed this from a dingy, tatty pub to a bright, inviting space. Great range of beers on when we visited including wonderful Magic Rock Curious and Camden Hells. Kids made very welcome at weekends and they produced a high chair, colouring pad and crayons for my daughter without me even asking. Food was good - spicy chicken sandwich & pub platter (including purple eggs!) well worth a try. TVs not on when we were there and are saved for big events which was a refreshing change. Very much worth a visit if you're in town, we'll be heading back
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Reviewer Anonymous
Only tend to come here when they have a rock and blues band on. They should do it more often instead of just once every now and then.
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