Cuisine: Chinese
Price Point: Mains from £10-£20
Ranked: #5 of 33 restaurants in Bristol

For exquisite Chinese food in elegant surroundings, try Cathay Rendezvous...

Located within The Old Library, a 250-year-old listed building, you’ll be dining in style at Cathay! Established in 1986, this is Bristol’s longest-running Chinese restaurant.

Served with a twist, their food is a celebration of Mandarin, Cantonese and Szechuan flavours. The chefs showcase the diversity of ingredients, styles and cooking techniques of Chinese cuisine, and prepare each dish from scratch.

Tuck into favourites, like the crispy roast duck, or the sizzling chicken with ginger. From slow-cooked meats and fresh seafood, to seasonal vegetarian dishes, there’s something delicious for everyone to try.

Served to you by friendly staff, you’ll want for nothing at this outstanding restaurant and bar. Located on King Street, central Bristol.

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Cathay Rendezvous
30 King Street
Bristol BS1 4DZ

Open Hours:
Monday Close
Tuesday-Thursday 12pm - 2.30pm // 5.30pm - 10.30pm
Friday&Saturday 12pm - 2.30pm // 5.30pm - 11pm
Sunday 12pm - 3pm // 5.30pm - 10pm

Phone: +44 (0) 117 922 6161
Website: www.cathay-rendezvous.com

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Cathay Rendezvous
Location: Central Bristol
Cuisine: Chinese
Mains: £10-£20

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Henry Franklin

Great food, amazing service

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Nil Gün

I didn't go with any expectations at this restaurant and I was amazed by everything. The restaurant is in a building with an interesting character, the enviroment created inside is spectacular- very intimate and relaxing, the food was excelent, couldn't enjoy it more (had the set menu for 2), the whole experience of being served was incredible. Very humble people working there. They really tried there to make you feel the Mandarin vibes. Now I have discovered it through First Table, I would go back over and over. I still think of their food today...

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Kate Clarke

Fantastic food as we remembered from a few years ago.
Best Chinese food in Bristol.

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Monika Pletty

Fantastic food and a great service, will definitely come back again.

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Angelique Mua

Amazing place! Helpful staff and delicious food!! We recommend that restaurant and for sure will visit again!

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Lovely restaurant located in an old library serving lovely food with excellent service in a great building of character.

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Louise Cowell

Beautiful, tasty food and very big portions. Great service, very polite and friendly.

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Great food, taste and presentation excellent.
Set menu not fully explained and had to chase our drinks but otherwise excellent.

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Nice environment with welcoming staff. Good menu choices with fast service. Starters ok but had better. Squid was very smoky flavoured which was unexpected. Mains good.

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Welcomed in to this lovely restaurant and we ate a delicious selection of dishes. We ordered vegetarian and had the most delicious aubergine and spiced vermicelli among the variety of great dishes.

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Chelsea Alventosa

I took my friend out for her birthday last week and we each got the 3-course set dinner menu and a pint. It came with 4 different starters, crispy duck, vegetables and pancakes to make little rolls, and rice, vegetables, chicken and beef as the main courses. There was SO much food and it was all delicious. We had a lot to catch up and and were talking a lot and we never felt rushed by the staff to move on to the next course. They were all extremely polite and we really enjoyed our dinner. Going with first table was great because it's a really nice restaurant and the prices are beyond what I'd normally pay, but not that I've been there I'd definitely go back for a special occasion.

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Louise Pitt

Well presented and delicious food, sesame prawn fingers and beef in black bean sauce were excellent. House wine, white, Pinot Grigio was very reasonable and went well with the food. Staff are lovely. Restaurant was cosy and warm.

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Cathay Rendezvous is a really nice Chinese restaurant. It has a old school charm when you walk in the door as this is an old converted house. The setting was nice and the staff were very good. I did enjoy the food. The squid and the beef dishes were very tasty. It can be quite hot (spicy) so do be prepared.

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Julie Brooks

A great Chinese restaurant, the food was delicious, the service was impeccable and the first table idea is perfect for those going to a concert or to the theatre... we will be going back

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