Bristol solitaire rules


Play all cards into the foundation piles.

Foundation Piles

The 4 foundation piles are built upward regardless of suit or color from Aces to Kings.

Tableau Columns

  • The 8 tableau columns are built downward regardless of suit or color.
  • Uncovered end cards are available for play.
  • Nothing may be played into empty tableau spaces.

Initial Deal

When the game is first dealt, Kings are automatically moved to the bottoms of their columns.

Stock Pile

Cards are dealt from the stock to the 3 waste piles.

Waste Piles

The top cards of the 3 waste piles are available for play.


Every card played into the foundations will score.

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