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Watershed

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Watershed Bristol

About

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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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

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Find out about the latest on the roads and get travel directions from TravelWest.info

Public Transport Directions

For comprehensive information about getting here by public transport, please visit TravelWest.info

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

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4.5 of 5 stars
  • Certificate of Excellence 2019
  • Excellent
    157
  • Very Good
    122
  • Average
    31
  • Poor
    9
  • Terrible
    7

Recent Reviews:

  • KBurleton
    Bristol, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Great venue!
    3 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 4th June 2019
    Has a great cinema with comfortable seats and plenty of room. The bar is good but the selection of ciders and other alcohol are off par to the locals. Read full review
  • Ghostspider
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Such a great place
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 24th June 2019
    Such a great place with such much to do ! Love the cinema and the general vibe of the Cafe. Really nice to eat outside or have a morning coffee. Friendly staff normally wearing big smile ! Great... Read full review
  • KarenKew
    Portishead, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Solo travel
    Much better than the usual chain cinemas....
    4 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 10th July 2019
    Apart from lacking dedicated car parking, meaning a walk through the bars and street sleepers to get there - and very expensive underground or multi-storey car parks...this place is a gem. Three... Read full review
1 Canons Road
Harbourside
Bristol
BS1 5TX

Tel: +44 (0)117 927 6444

Opening Times

Open (1 Jan 2019 - 31 Dec 2019)

* Monday: 10.30am - 11pm
Tuesday - Friday: 9.30 - 11pm
Saturday: 10am - 11pm
Sunday: 10am - 10.30pm

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