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The Milk Thistle

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The Milk Thistle Bristol interior


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.

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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4 of 5 stars
    • Service
      4.5 of 5 stars
    • Value
      4 of 5 stars
    • Food
      4.5 of 5 stars
    • Atmosphere
      4.5 of 5 stars
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    Recent Reviews:

    • Kerry A
      London, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      What a fab plave
      5 of 5 stars
      Sunday, 30th June 2019
      Blink and you’ll miss the entrance. Once inside, it’s cosy and very friendly. Drinks exciting and interesting. The menu follows the adventures of George. Lots of quirky things around but what really... Read full review
    • Rebecca H
      Trip Type:
      Friends getaway
      Quirky and cool
      4 of 5 stars
      Tuesday, 2nd July 2019
      My friend and I reserved a table for two on a Saturday night and after finding the small sign, announcing we had arrived, we buzzed and were let in. We had a warm welcome and seated at our table... Read full review
    • MrsMDevon
      Plymouth, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Friends getaway
      Must visit!
      5 of 5 stars
      Wednesday, 17th July 2019
      My husband visited recently on a friend's stag do, there was a great atmosphere, it's a fab waiter serviced cocktail bar. You're given free water whilst you peruse the menu which is all based around... Read full review
    Quay Head House
    Colston Avenue
    BS1 1EB

    Tel: +44 (0)117 929 4429

    Opening Times

    Open (1 Jan 2019 - 31 Dec 2019)
    Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change

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