The Milk Thistle

Quay Head House, Colston Avenue, Bristol, BS1 1EB

Tel: +44 (0)117 929 4429

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The Milk Thistle has re-opened, subject to Government restrictions. Please check directly on their website and/or social media channels for the latest updates and how to book.

A venue for the discerning drinker. The Milk Thistle is the big brother of Bristol’s hippest prohibition bar, Hyde & Co. Housed over four floors in one of the finest historic buildings in the city, The Milk Thistle incorporates a cocktail bar, lounge & private function rooms. Bookings are encouraged for groups over 8 persons.

Opening Times

Open (1 Jan 2024 - 31 Dec 2024)
DayTimes
Monday17:0001:00*
Tuesday17:0001:00*
Wednesday17:0001:00*
Thursday17:0001:00*
Friday17:0003:00*
Saturday18:0003:00*
SundayClosed*
Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4 of 5 stars
    • Service
      4.5 of 5 stars
    • Value
      4 of 5 stars
    • Food
      4 of 5 stars
    • Atmosphere
      4.5 of 5 stars
    • Excellent
      146
    • Very Good
      53
    • Average
      24
    • Poor
      12
    • Terrible
      15

    Recent Reviews:

    • shmam2
      Worcestershire, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Couples
      Hidden gem
      5 of 5 stars
      Sunday, 28th January 2024
      Excellent spot for a cocktail and a really great atmosphere inside. Attentive staff who were more than happy to help and talk you through the menu. 100% recommend booking a table and not walking in... Read full review
    • Alan Q
      Ammanford, United Kingdom
      The non-Burn’s Night Burn’s Night
      1 of 5 stars
      Tuesday, 30th January 2024
      I booked what purported to be a Burn’s Night at a cost of almost £180 for the two of us. It turned out to be a sponsored advertising evening for a whisky producer. Drinks separated by food. The first... Read full review
    • SimonN1597
      Uffington, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Couples
      Great pre dinner cocktails
      5 of 5 stars
      Thursday, 1st February 2024
      We have visited The Milk Thistle a number of times over the past few years and have always been impressed. Our visit last Friday evening for pre dinner drinks was as normal. Very good service and... Read full review

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