Beer Gardens In Bristol

It's finally happened. The clouds have cleared, the sun is out, and dare we say it, the weather is toasty. There's only one way to celebrate a glorious day and that's with an ice-cold drink outside in the balmy heat. From tiny courtyard gems through to whopping great stretches of grass, we've rounded up the best beer gardens in Bristol so you can bag yourself a spot as soon as the blue skies are showing.

Last updated on 5th July 2022

Mall Clifton Bristol

150 user reviews 4

Wondering where to drink outside? With a three-tiered patio space, The Mall has got to be your first port of call. Nab yourself a table and settle in for an afternoon of spirits and craft brews. Better yet, catch them on a sunny day, and you'll be treated to a BBQ feast.

The White Hart Bristol

1178 user reviews 4

The White Hart is a gorgeous country pub in the charming village of Littleton-upon-Severn - only 25 minutes from the city centre. Escape the hustle and bustle with a trip to this 17th-century watering hole where real ales, comfort food and a stonking beer garden awaits.

Flyer Bristol

13 user reviews 4

While it might be more of a patio than a garden, The Flyer's courtyard is a beauty. Who needs greenery when you've got cosy booths and lashings of character? Hit them up for a top-notch burger, tasty lunch or a leisurely brew while soaking in the sunshine.

The Hole in the Wall

2 user reviews 5

The Hole in the Wall doesn't disappoint as a top beer garden. The traditional pub has several areas to choose from, fronting everything from picnic benches through to swish sofas; add in their selection of real ales and you've got a perfect Sunday afternoon.

The Lock Keeper

2353 user reviews 5

One of the best pub gardens in Bristol, The Lock Keeper is a gorgeous green gem, boasting craft beer and seasonal wines. In addition, the venue has delicious grub on offer - think ham hock terrines, juicy steaks and vegan burgers.

The White Harte, Bristol

37 user reviews 4

When it comes to pubs outside in Bristol, The White Harte boasts an intimate beer garden, fab for any occasion. Situated along Park Row, the sports and gaming spot also cooks up a menu of tasty American-inspired food and serves real ales, wines and spirits.

Head to North Street where you'll find this fun boozer and beer garden in Bristol, decked out in wooden tables and vibrant murals. When night comes? The Spotted Cow's fairy lights turn the outdoor space into an enchanting retreat.