360 Cafe at the Clifton Observatory

Litfield Rd, Bristol, BS8 3LT

Tel: +44 (0)117 974 1242

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Clifton Observatory entrance


The 360 Cafe is currently open 7 days a week for the following hours:

Monday - Sunday: 10am - 5pm

Clifton Observatory’s 360 glass cafe offers both indoor and outdoor seating overlooking the City of Bristol and Clifton Suspension bridge. Located in the heart of Bristol visitors are invited to indulge in a variety of locally sourced refreshments, cake and a coffee on our rooftop terrace and enjoy the panoramic views of the surrounding area.

The cafe currently serves a great  selection of refreshments and savouries from local suppliers including Bristol Twenty and Panino, along with delicious cakes from Cakesmiths.

360 café welcomes dogs so do feel free to bring your dog along to enjoy the café and surrounding areas

The observatory is not accessible by road, if driving please park your vehicle in the surrounding areas in Clifton and walk to the observatory.


Opening Times

Open (1 Jan 2024 - 31 Dec 2024)

* Spring/Summer – from March:
Open 7 days a week from 10:00am – 5:00pm (Last entry 4:45pm)

Autumn/Winter From November:
Open 7 days a week from 10:00am – 4:00pm (Last entry 3:45pm)



TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

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    Recent Reviews:

    • FoodReviewMedia
      London, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Quite simply brilliant 👏
      5 of 5 stars
      Wednesday, 27th March 2024
      Fantastic place to visit and exceptional customer service. Visited the Observatory today 27th March 24 and was welcomed by a very nice lady named Lisa on the desk. She was really knowledgeable and a... Read full review
    • Paulinehellin
      Bristol, United Kingdom
      Some improve needed
      3 of 5 stars
      Wednesday, 3rd April 2024
      We had a lovely day but they need to improve the toilets as there was just one toilet which had very long queues and also improve the wait for coffee as you order what you want in the cafe and then... Read full review
    • Andy Y
      Great family activity!
      5 of 5 stars
      Wednesday, 10th April 2024
      Cute and interesting family fun. Lovely Views from the top, then an interesting descent to the viewing platform through the Avon gorge! Views are interesting and it provides a nice insight into early... Read full review

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