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Expects to reopen on the 17th May, if the roadmap dates do not change. Normal hours will apply unless restricted. A new upstairs area will increase capacity, within protocols laid out by Public Health England. Food will be available during normal hours.

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Shakespeare Tavern

68 Prince Street
Bristol
BS1 4QD

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Opening Times

MondayMidday - 10.00 pm
TuesdayMidday - 10.00 pm
WednesdayMidday - 10.00 pm
ThursdayMidday - 10.00 pm
Friday11.00 am - 10.00 pm
Saturday11.00 am - 10.00 pm
SundayMidday - 10.00 pm

Meal Times

12 - 8

About the Pub

Converted from a Georgian town house it is said to have the longest continuous ale licence in Bristol. Situated in Bristol’s historic docks just off the City centre and Queens Square, behind the Arnofini Contemporary Arts Centre this managed pub is less than 20 minutes walk from Temple Meads. The seven hand pumps offer 3 regular plus four constantly guests of varying styles from renowned breweries, some local & others from all over the UK. Seasonal beer related events are held hosted by local breweries as well as a popular October beer festival, along with a regular Tuesday night pub quiz and a monthly Friday night Karaoke. A large selection of pub classic meals are on offer as well as lunch club deals popular with local businesses. Dogs are welcome, and there are benches at the front on the terrace for watching the world pass you by.

Historic Interest

A Georgian building with some original features.

Regular cask ales

This pub serves 3 regular beers.

  • Greene King Abbot
  • Greene King IPA
  • St Austell Tribute

Changing cask ales

This pub serves 4 changing beers.

Changing beers typically include:

  • Bristol Beer Factory --varies--
  • Gloucester --varies--
  • Plain --varies--

Often including a dark ale.

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Features

  • RealAle Real Ale Available
  • Cider Real Cider Available

    Summer only.

  • MemberDiscountScheme Member Discount Scheme

    10%

  • BeerFestival Beer Festivals
  • CaskMarque Cask Marque Accredited
  • Quiet Quiet Pub

Facilities

  • LunchtimeMeals Lunchtime Meals
  • EveningMeals Evening Meals
  • DogFriendly Dog Friendly

    On a lead.

  • FamilyFriendly Family Friendly

    Until 9pm.

  • Events Events
  • FunctionRoom Function Room

    Upstairs.

  • Games Traditional Pub Games
  • LiveMusic Live Music

    Acoustic on Saturday nights.

  • Newspapers Newspapers
  • Restaurant Restaurant Area
  • SeparateBar Separate Bar
  • WiFi Wifi

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Shakespeare Tavern

68 Prince Street
Bristol
BS1 4QD

Sat Nav Reference

51.449565, -2.597105

Transport

  • <Bus Close to Bus Routes

Nearby Bus Routes (400m)

(All city centre routes)

Closest Station (1150m)

Bedminster

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