Highbury Vaults

164 St. Michaels Hill, Bristol, BS2 8DE

Tel: +44 (0)1179 733203

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Everyone’s favourite local. Highbury Vaults is a traditional, historic pub in the heart of the city.

Step through the pub and into the beautiful hidden walled garden where you can enjoy your favourite tipple, or a bite to eat in the sunshine.

Dogs are welcome in the pub and back garden.

Highbury Vaults also appears in the CAMRA Heritage Guide and the Good Pub Guide.

Opening Times

Season (1 Jan 2024 - 31 Dec 2024)

* Food service hours:
Monday – Saturday 12pm – 2.30pm / 5.30pm – 8.15pm
Sunday 12 – 3.00pm



TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

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    Recent Reviews:

    • Alan H
      Great bristol institution
      4 of 5 stars
      Thursday, 3rd August 2023
      Great pub near the centre of bristol. Full of character. Great ales. Can get overrun with students ! Read full review
    • ElMangosta007
      A great, traditional pub with a few nice quirks
      5 of 5 stars
      Monday, 9th October 2023
      A lovely, proper pub with a good selection of ales. The garden looks very pleasant although it was raining when we visited so we stayed in the cosy back room almost hypnotised by the little model... Read full review
    • Eileen G
      Love this place
      5 of 5 stars
      Friday, 27th October 2023
      This pub is the greatest: atmosphere, staff, drinks. Here is where medievalists meet after their seminar every Thursday. Read full review

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