Bristol and Bath Rum Distillery


A bar, kitchen, distillery and spirit school communally living under a big ol’ roof in the centre of Bristol.

The Bristol and Bath Rum Distillery is the home of Dead Man’s Finger’s rum, with DMF created on site in a 500L double retort pot still “Hannah”. 

The bar has over 150 different rums from around the world and a fabulous innovative cocktail list created by the distillery’s own team of mixologists. 

There is also a wide range of other spirits, a fine selection of wines from around the globe and craft beer too. 

The spirit school at The Bristol and Bath Rum Distillery offers the unique opportunity for rum lovers to explore the fascinatingly diverse world of rum. Running a variety of events every week, the bar offers masterclasses and rum making experiences, tasting sessions and other events inspired by the noble spirit. 

Whether you’re a local, a visitor, a rum enthusiast, an adventurous newcomer to the spirit or simply looking to enjoy a unique “rum-packed experience”, the Bristol and Bath Rum Distillery is waiting to welcome you. 


What's on

All aboard, as you are taken on a journey, from rum's miraculous conception on the Caribbean sugarcane plantations through to the superior spirit…

Various dates from Sunday 21st July 2024

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On sale until 1st Jan 2025


  • Happily Affordable ££
  • Wheelchair Access, Disabled Toilets
  • Smart Casual, Dress to impress


Day Open Close Notes
Monday 16:00 23:00 Private Hire Only.
Tuesday 16:00 23:00
Wednesday 16:00 23:00
Thursday 16:00 23:00
Friday 12:00 0:00
Saturday 12:00 0:00
Sunday 14:00 21:00 Private Hire Only.



Bristol and Bath Rum Distillery, 87-89, Park Street, BS1 5PW

Private Hire

Name Type Capacity
Cost Min spend
Min spend
Speakeasy Private Room 15 20 - - -

A unique private space, secluded from the rest of the bar, residing on the mezzanine level of the distillery. It is a premium, intimate area, perfect for a small gathering of friends, family or colleagues. It even has 2 hatches that drinks can be served through, giving an authentic speakeasy experience to your party. 


Boardroom Private Room 25 30 - - -

A private room perfect for all corporate needs. Seating for 30, there is a wall mounted 65” flatscreen TV,  HDMI and phono connections for all audio, visual requirements. The room has its own sound system with independent controls for the group to control. The room is available from 8am onwards, with breakfast, lunch and dinner options. Hot and cold drinks are available throughout the day too.

The cask room Basement Space 30 40 - - -

Our cask room is a large seated area, set on its own floor, a few steps down from the distillery bar.The area is intimate, atmospheric and low lit with a mix of sofas and table seating.  You can book tables for smaller parties in this area or reserve the area for a private function too.

Mezzanine bar Private Room 70 100 - - -

The distillery has 2 separate bars, split over three levels. The second bar on the mezzanine level is available for table and group bookings and for private hire. The area has its own bar and includes the speakeasy area too when exclusively booked for a private function. This area has seating for 80 and a capacity of 120. 

The rum school Private Room 30 40 - - -

Whether business, pleasure or a cocktail of both, the Rum School offers the unique opportunity for parties to explore the diverse world of rum. Taste, enjoy, learn about, spice and re-distil rum, bespoke to a particular taste too. 

The Rum school offers a number of different packages for parties of 8 people and over. 

These can be customised to suit personal requirements. We can also provide food during your event.

We offer a range of packages. Check them out below:

 Rum making experience

£80 pp or £120 for two*

Enjoy a rum masterclass, 5 classic rum cocktails and a spiced rum tasting. 

Then choose your spices, distil your own 70cl bottle of rum, personalise the label, 

wax the top and take it home. 

*shared bottle in package for 2.


Express rum making

£50 pp or £60 for two*

Enjoy a rum masterclass and 2 Dead Man’s Fingers signature serves. Then choose your

spices, distil your own 70cl bottle of rum, personalise the label, wax the top and take it 

*shared bottle in package for 2.


Rum masterclass and tasting

£30 pp

Enjoy a classic rum cocktail on arrival, masterclass and rum tasting exploring  rum’s different styles and flavours. Additional cocktails available during the class with a 20% discount 


Spiced rum masterclass and tasting

£30 pp

Enjoy a Dead Man’s Fingers signature serve on arrival, a masterclass and a spiced rum

tasting exploring the different spices and botanicals used in the category.

Additional cocktails available during the class with a 20% discount 


Rum cocktail masterclass

£40 pp

Enjoy a classic rum cocktail on arrival, a cocktail making masterclass and the make 3 cocktails yourself to enjoy.

2 hours duration

The area is also available for exclusive hire for other uses. Please get in contact to discuss your event.


Venue hire Venue Hire 150 200 - - -

Planning something big? The distillery is available for private hire if so. We have 2 bars split over three floors available for a private function. And if your function is even bigger, we have the top floor too, with an additional bar and seating/standing. The possibilities are nearly endless.

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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