The Wellhead

Hawkins Lane, Bristol, BS1 6JQ

Tel: +44 (0) 117 329 1260

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The Wellhead Bar


The Wellhead is a unique café and cocktail bar venue located in Finzels Reach, overlooking the Floating Harbour. Previously a brewery, the Wellhead has a rich and fascinating history. It combines the old and the new with original features and historic charm of the old building and a buzzing contemporary atmosphere that complements the neighbouring bars and craft breweries. Serving hot drinks and snacks during the daytime, and classic cocktails and drinks inspired by Bristol’s rich history in the evening, the Wellhead is the perfect venue for any time of day.

Opening Times

Open: (1 Jan 2022 - 31 Dec 2022)

* Open: 9AM-10PM Mon-Weds, 9AM-12PM



TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

5 of 5 stars
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      5 of 5 stars
    • Value
      5 of 5 stars
    • Food
      5 of 5 stars
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    Recent Reviews:

    • 973jessien
      Bristol, United Kingdom
      Great Little Bar, intimate and accommodating
      5 of 5 stars
      Monday, 28th March 2022
      I just hired this venue for a birthday party, and the drinks were fantastic and the staff were friendly, it had a great vibe and they made the admin side really easy - would thoroughly recommend! Read full review
    • BecciGlos
      Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Friends getaway
      Great cocktail bar
      4 of 5 stars
      Monday, 2nd May 2022
      Lovely bar (small, unique, right on waters edge. Small amount of inside and outside seating). Small cocktail menu but the drinks were excellent. Would have been 5 stars but the service was... Read full review
    • Libby436
      Bristol, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Lovely quiet Saturday afternoon indulgence.
      5 of 5 stars
      Saturday, 18th June 2022
      Attentive service without being over powering. Got the impression the staff cared about their job. Food and drink of good quality Read full review

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