Best Christmas Party Venues In Bristol
Ain't no season quite like Christmas party season, which is why we've come up with the ultimate list of spots to celebrate in Bristol. From cosy catch ups with friends to epic parties with groups, you can expect festive menus, pretty cocktails and a whole host of antics this December.
Last updated on 26th October 2023
If a December with drag queens seems more like your thing, keep things fun with a trip to OMG Bristol. A late night spot with entertainment from some of the biggest characters in the biz, it's affordable drinks and hilarious anecdotes keeping things moving until the early hours of the morning.
If by party you really mean PARTY this Christmas, look towards the Polynesian celebration that is club Lola Lo. Found on Queens Road, this tiki-inspired spot is all about crazy cocktail creations, Pacific flavours and late nights on the dance floor.
Not only is Pitcher & Piano a cool, yet casual, spot on Bristol harbourside, but it's perfect for your work Christmas party in Bristol. Think seasonal menus, themed burgers and piled-high roasts to tuck into, alongside plenty of cocktails.
The Square Club is a unique combo of award-winning restaurant, cocktail bar, private hire venue and members' club, where you can throw any kind of bash. The Hideaway holds up to 80 people, offering a mix of stylish interiors and delish drinks for your party.
After that perfect spot for those yuletide celebrations? Here's where Walkabout comes in. Head inside this popular drinking den, where you'll get to dig into a Christmas dinner with all the trimmings and enjoy a laid-back atmosphere. On top of that, you can also hire the entire venue.
The White Hart is a Bristol boozer where classic British dishes and festive favourites collide, adding to the already burgeoning country pub atmosphere. Dating back to the 17th century, this rustic spot has log fires and cosy sofas for those winter evenings spent at a laidback Christmas party.
Pretty in pink and perfect for party season, Tonight Josephine Bristol is a way to kick things up a gear this Christmas. When you're not enjoying a cocktail menu with creative alternatives and few spots of candy floss for good luck, head to the dance floor for big hits and neon moments.
No.4 Clifton Village see you celebrate the season from just £24 per person, as you can enjoy a Christmas feast across the welcoming space. Think duck terrine, veggie Wellington, traditional Christmas pud and more served across a venue with everything from original fireplaces to ornate Georgian accents.
Taking Bristol Christmas parties in their stride is cocktail favourite Dirty Martini. Available for hire but also great for a table alike, this buzzing Corn Street spot celebrates fun drinks in a glam setting, including your chance to take a photo in front of their iconic neon angel wings.
With its stunning arches and striking interiors, Browns Brasserie & Bar Bristol is quite the looker to house your Christmas party in this year. Once part of the city's museum and art gallery, this restaurant carries on the British trend with meals from our isles served up in the main dining room or a private space.
Feel like unleashing your inner child this Christmas? Head to The Cocktail Club in Bristol Triangle, as they celebrate never growing up thanks to their 'Neverland' theme. From wild cocktails to even wilder late nights, expect themed mixes and a great way to enter the season. They also have a site on Corn Street should you need a different location.
For a classic Crimbo dinner, Racks Bar & Kitchen is an established spot. Whether you catch the footie while you're at it or head to the outdoor terrace for alfresco drinks afterwards, this place is all the rage across the local area, while also having an apres ski lodge to hire.
Keep things competitive this Christmas with a trip to Flight Club. Perfect for both small and large groups alike, get ready to play darts like never before in a truly quirky fairground-style setting. Better yet? Pair your matches with pizza, beers and cocktails in abundance.
While you might see O'Neill's only as a sports bar, this Bristol Christmas venue is so much more than football on a Saturday. Host to seasonal party packages perfect for groups, they're keeping hungry visitors fed with everything from courses to buffets.
Blame Gloria isn't just any ol' cocktail bar. A true party location where 2-4-1 cocktails come as standard, this quirky and creative drinking den is all about the festive season, putting on regular seasonal parties, and able to host private events for those that want the whole place to themselves.
Bristol Christmas party venues don't get much better than Veeno, a spot for Italian wine and charcuterie. From a private party to tastings and views over the River Avon at the bustling Temple Quay area, this one is sure to make your bash a memorable affair.
Add a little extra pizzazz to your next Christmas party by snapping up Lane7 Bristol. Situated on Millennium Promenade, this jazzy entertainment hub boasts quirky interiors, not to mention retro arcade games and bowling. Topping it off is food from Fat Hippo and the lineup of tasty tipples.