Welcome to The Hole in the Wall in Bristol

The Hole in the Wall is a premium pub, bar, and restaurant with its very own garden, centrally located in the heart of the picturesque town of Bristol.

Whether you pop into The Hole in the Wall in Bristol for a pint, a glass of wine or for a delicious three-course meal, you’re sure to leave with a smile on your face.

Full of history and bursting with character, this stylish pub, bar and restaurant was named after a spy hole that enabled 18th century sailors and smugglers to keep watch for customs men and press gangs. As a result, The Hole in the Wall was prime recruitment territory for the Navy, and men would wake up after an inebriated night to find themselves at sea. Of course, you're in safe hands now!

Today, this premium establishment is renowned for serving up a delicious range of top-notch food and a wide selection of wines, lagers, and real ales in truly special surroundings.

Our special festive menus are here for you to feast your eyes on and book your Christmas celebration today. Whether you would like to join us for Christmas Day, Boxing Day or for the perfect New Year’s celebration, The Hole in the Wall has everything you need for the festive season.

An outstanding pub in Bristol

The ultimate destination for an impromptu lunch with a colleague or celebratory meal with friends and family, this pub boasts a chic bar space, dining room, and even a wonderful outdoor area that’s perfect for enjoying a spot of al fresco dining on a summer’s day.

With its beautiful interiors and eclectic menu boasting a wealth of tasty pub food dishes, starters, sharing platters, and a dedicated children’s menu, you really will be able to relax, dine, and indulge in optimum style and comfort from the second you step into The Hole in the Wall.


Opening Hours

  • Monday Closed
  • Tuesday Closed
  • Wednesday Closed
  • Thursday Closed
  • Friday Closed
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed


Call The Hole in the Wall on 0117 926 5967


The Hole in the Wall, 2 The Grove, Bristol, City of Bristol, BS1 4QZ

Following the recent government announcement we will now be closing at 10pm-  the last table booking for food will normally be at least 1.5hrs before the actual business closing time. However, full table availability can be found on the bookings page, or please call us directly as we may be still be able to accommodate you. The final drinks orders will be at 9.30pm.