Located on the Floating Harbour in the historic quarter of Bristol, the Glassboat Brasserie is a perfect setting for all occasions, with spectacular views of the river and Bristol bridge. Restored from a wreck over 30 years ago, the Glassboat is one of Bristol’s most iconic and longstanding dining destinations. Sourcing the finest ingredients and delivering perfect classic French dishes, the menus revolve around hearty cooking, big flavours and the freshest fish delivered daily.
Boasting two different spaces for private hire alongside a fully stocked bar on the main deck, the Glassboat Brasserie can cater for events from small meetings, away days and intimate wedding ceremonies to large corporate dinners, seminars and wedding celebrations for up to 150 guests. Alongside an experienced event manager who will take your through the process of your event from start to finish, you will have the dedication of a strong experienced hospitality team on the day to ensure your event runs seamlessly.
The Lower Deck private room can be used as a meeting room or private dining space for up to 40 people. Boasting original features and porthole windows overlooking the harbour, the room also includes use of state-of-the-art AV equipment and WiFi, offering a unique location for any meeting or private occasion.
The main deck of the boat can also be hired exclusively for larger events with the capacity to seat up to 100 guests for private dining and 150 guests for a standing event. With panoramic floor to ceiling windows, the venue is flooded with natural light during the day and offers views over the beautifully lit harbour during the evening. This versatile space has played host to wedding celebrations, Christmas parties, seminars and networking events to name a few and has the added benefit of close proximity to many quality hotels and key transport links.
With a strong focus on quality food and professional service all within an iconic setting, you will be hard pushed to find a more special venue in Bristol.