It’s almost time for one of our favourite events of the year – the Bristol Harbour Festival. Taking place on the weekend of July 15-17, this year’s festival is promising to be as jam-packed and family friendly as ever. There will be music from legends Echo and the Bunnymen, the kids can learncircus tricks like plate-spinning and the harbour will become temporary home to a festival fleet of boats and ships.… Read more

Three Reasons Not To Miss This Weekend’s Italian Motor Show in Bristol

At Europa Italian Restaurant, there’s only one thing we love as much as delicious Italian food – and that’s beautiful Italian cars. Every year, the Italian AutoMoto Festival in Bristol is the highlight of our calendar as the historic streets around our city centre restaurant are transformed into a little corner of Italy, with hundreds of vintage, classic and modern Italian cars on display.… Read more


The Easter holidays are the perfect opportunity to get together for some quality time as a family – but thinking of things to do to keep the kids happy can sometimes be a challenge. That’s where we come in. At Europa Italian Restaurant in Bristol, we know the importance of getting together with the ones you love – whether it’s to share a family meal or cook a favourite recipe at home.… Read more

Catch of the day – Roasted Halibut Recipe

Fish you can invite to a dinner party! The simplest things in life are the best – and that is certainly the case when it comes to this fish dish. Not only is it simple and inexpensive to make it is also really healthy, delicious, and will impress any guest.… Read more

5 Ways To Spice Up Your Valentine’s Day, The Italian Way!

Red roses, candlelit dinners and boxes of chocolates are all popular ways of celebrating Valentine’s Day with the one you love – and rightly so. Who doesn’t enjoy beautiful flowers and tasty food?But at Europa, known as one of the best Italian Restaurants in Bristol, we’re already experts at creating the perfect romantic meal, so our thoughts have turned to alternative ways to spice up your Valentine’s Day, the Italian way!… Read more

Recipe: Roasted Italian Cauliflower

Over the next few months we will be showing you how to #CookTheItalianWay with Pietro’s top tips and recipes across our social media channels and blog.This week we will be showing you how to create your very own roasted Italian cauliflower – a quick, healthy and tasty treat which would be perfect as a snack or side dish.… Read more