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Watershed

1 Canons Road, Harbourside, Bristol, BS1 5TX

Tel: +44 (0)117 927 6444

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Watershed Bristol Harbourside

About

Watershed reopened on Tuesday 1 September 2020. Visit their website for more information and see below for new opening times.

Box Office
Monday: Closed
Tuesday & Wednesday: 12pm - 6pm
Thursday to Sunday: 12pm to 15 mins after the last film screening starts (approx. 7.30pm)

Cafe & Bar
Monday: Closed
Tuesday to Sunday: 12pm - 10pm

Cinema Screening
Films showing: Thursday to Sunday from 3pm

Watershed is a cross-artform venue set on Bristol’s harbourside, offering a lively programme of independent film and events, plus occasional live music and Festivals. Watershed produces work that cuts across film, music, theatre, design, and visual art, encouraging culture and diversity to flourish in Bristol. Watershed’s friendly, buzzy cafe/bar is warm and inviting, with local organic food, plus free wi-fi for customers.

Watershed is more than just an arts cinema. It is at once a cultural centre, a social networker, a café/bar, and a cultural tourist attraction.

Opening times

The box office opens at 9am on Monday to Friday, and at 10am on the weekends. Note that the box office closes 15 minutes after the start of the final film and there is no fee for advance or credit card bookings.

Groups are very welcome at Watershed. Enjoy the spacious Café/Bar which can reserved for parties of 10 up to 60.

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Special Offers

  • Cinebites – 30% off main meals for customers with cinema tickets

    The offer:Tuesday nights are Cinébites nights - where you can grab an early week cinema meal deal! Every Tuesday (all day) any valid cinema ticket holder will be entitled to 30% off any of our main dishes from Watershed’s menu - which range from Watershed Classics such as Fish and Chips and Homemade Burgers, to delicious pasta, risotto or homemade pie of the day and much more. All you have to do to receive the discount is mention Cinébites to the member of staff when you order your food and drink - and make sure you have your valid cinema ticket to hand.

    How to book: For further details, terms and conditions and to book visit the Watershed website.

    Offer link: Things to do

  • Watershed – accessible companion seats without additional charge

    The offer:They offer companion seats without additional charge

    How to book: For further details, terms and conditions and to book visit the Watershed website.

    Offer link: Offers for carers

Opening Times

Open (1 Jan 2020 - 31 Dec 2020)
MondayClosed
TuesdayOpen
WednesdayOpen
ThursdayOpen
FridayOpen
SaturdayOpen
SundayOpen

* Check website for opening times

The above times should be used as an indicator during the recovery phase from the global pandemic.

Please double-check details by visiting the website via the link above before you visit

Awards

  • Visit BritainWe're Good to Go We're Good to Go 2020

Further Information

Accessibility

  • Accessible to Wheelchair Users
  • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors
  • Facilities for the Disabled
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors

Catering

  • On-Site café/restaurant
  • Restaurant

Children & Infants

  • Accept Children Over 3

Establishment Features

  • Air-conditioning throughout
  • Cater for groups
  • Conference facilities
  • Dogs Accepted
  • Event venue
  • Toilets

Key Features

  • In town/city centre
  • Indoor Attraction
  • Of historic, literary or architectural interest

Parking & Transport

  • On Bus Route

Specialist Features

  • Marketed towards children
  • Marketed towards families
  • Marketed towards senior citizens
  • Marketed towards student/youth

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4.5 of 5 stars
  • Certificate of Excellence 2020
  • Excellent
    160
  • Very Good
    124
  • Average
    31
  • Poor
    9
  • Terrible
    9

Recent Reviews:

  • caroline s
    Bristol, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Solo travel
    Not as advertised!
    1 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 22nd February 2020
    Apparently 22 February is margarita day. My favourite cocktail I thought I'd have one as I waited for a friend. The advert for the promotion online waxes lyrical on a salt rim margarita that was... Read full review
  • janetbN5057MO
    Bristol, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Good to be back
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 2nd September 2020
    Lovely to be back in the Watershed cafe for tea and cake this afternoon.All was well organised and we felt very safe. Thank you. Read full review
  • TeamWard
    Nottingham, United Kingdom
    Boat on the roof
    4 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 10th September 2020
    The Watershed is an old building on Bristol harbourside with lots of character and has more places become available out of lockdown more to do as well, great feature on the roof top. Read full review

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