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Illusions Magic Bar

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Illusions Magic Bar


Illusions is Bristol’s original magic bar. Founded by magician and entrepreneur Mark Bennett in 2007, he’s put his heart and soul into this place to provide customers with something exceptional. You can stroll into Illusions and have a drink and a chat with mates just like a normal pub, but unlike any other pub you can also choose a part of the bar that has free close-up magic tricks which are guaranteed to baffle, amaze and amuse.

Illusions is always buzzing with so much to do. From cocktail classes, cocktail making and magic master-classes to karaoke and free music – there’s always a party vibe and it’s the perfect destination for your stag, hen or office do, or of course just a night out with good friends.


Key Features

  • In town/city centre


  • Bar

Payment Methods

  • All major credit cards accepted

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  • Certificate of Excellence 2017

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Recent Reviews:

  • mike2222Southampton
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    A great bar
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 5th March 2018
    Awesome bar, with a fantastic DJ. The cocktails were very good and door staff very welcoming and professional! Highly recommended bar, plus they do magic shows!! Sounds weird but it works!! Read full review
  • Cheeksnpants
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Great for wedding bookings birthdays etc
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 19th January 2018
    We booked a magician through illusions to perform at our wedding. Just wanted to big up criss Smith the magician we were sent. His prior arrangements and communication was spot on. His friendly... Read full review
  • Lucy May G
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Advising like the plague DISGUSING
    1 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 7th January 2018
    Terrible experience wouldn’t return if you paid me... arrived 5 mins late for a booking to an empty bar with an empty magic bar, as we all made a joke about the magic table. Sat in prebooked booth... Read full review
2 Byron Place

Tel: +44 (0)117 909 3405

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Opening Times

Open (1 Jan 2018 - 31 Dec 2018)

* Mon - Thurs: 4.30pm to 2am
Friday: 4.30pm to 3.30am
Saturday: 5.30pm to 4am


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