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) #271 of 1,274 Restaurants in Bristol €€ - €€€ , Pizza, British
Bath Road | Arnos Vale, Bristol BS4 3EH, England
+44 117 972 8838
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good44%
  • Average13%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (136 reviews)
“salads” (16 reviews)
“cheesecake” (7 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 23:00All hours
Bar, Pizza, British, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Bath Road | Arnos Vale, Bristol BS4 3EH, England
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Reviews (291)
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1 - 10 of 286 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Went for a surprise 40th party. I had pizza and the base was super thin and awesome. I had the spicy one I can't remember the name of it but salami and pepperoni etc. It was light to eat fresh and awsome as the pepperoni...More

Thank Neil L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were in Bristol this weekend for my brother-in-laws wedding at the paintworks. A great venue if you're thinking of getting married in the area. We called in to pick up some bits and pieces this morning and decided to eat at their bar- Bocabar....More

Thank enterprise1000
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Sharing platter at 12.50 consisted of six small pieces of different salami, a couple of gerkins and some bread. I ate all of it and was hungry afterwards. I'm petite and slim. Ridiculously overpriced. Would be ok as a sharing platter if you were two...More

Thank Mel72
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food: Amazing Pizzas, great selection for both meat eater, vegetarians,gluten free and vegans. Being vegan myself I struggle to find places where I can have a pizza with cheese (dairy free). Boca bar provide a vegan cheese that is stringy and tastes really nice! I...More

Thank Sophie_Lukman1994
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

4 of us & a 2 month old baby went for lunch on Saturday & enjoyed the experience very much. Seating comfortable & spacious, lighting good, music excellent, a good variety of food for all vegans, veggies & omnivores. I ate 4 interesting, unusual delicious...More

Thank Isobel C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Bocabar is a great little find in the centre of Bristol. Only 5 mins drive and 15 mins walk from temple meads train station. It is a relaxing venue to meet friends and family with great outside space that not only makes great pizza's but...More

Thank Craig H
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Our group of 11 was served meals across a 30 minute time span so we couldn't eat together. Most of the food was wrong (missing eggs or the wrong dish entirely) and they missed my order. I waited an hour for food and in the...More

Thank kaypurvi
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Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

Just come back from Bocabar. Must say the pizzas were excellent BUT this restaurant says it closes at 11 pm so why when finishing my meal with friends at 9:25 was the coffee machine off and no coffee available. I believe having coffee after a...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Lovely place to sit outside in the sunshine, with well behaved dogs welcome outside. Pizza is yummy and huge, so ok to share one between two if you include a side salad. Big menu with lots of choice. Full of families at the weekend, as...More

Thank SAHoulwood8284
Reviewed 2 May 2017

I've been visiting Bocabar for a while now, mainly for a quick couple of drinks. I've only eaten here once (which was lovely!) but every time I go in I read the menu and keep promising that next time we'll eat! Bocabar is a lovely...More

Thank Neil N
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Dany M
Do you offer Gluten-free pizzas?
22 September 2016|
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Response from rusty17 | Reviewed this property |
Hi The only gluten free dishes on offer are salads. None of the pizzas are gluten free. Rusty17
Is there parking nearby please?
19 August 2016|
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Response from Logo4 | Reviewed this property |
There is a car park for people who work in the complex, with a small area for visitors' cars at the far end. If you had a passenger with a buggy, or with accessibility needs, you could let them out right at the door then go... More
Boca bar Bristol - am there Saturday night, is there parking?
17 December 2015|
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Response from Bocabar G | Property representative |
There is free parking on the Paintworks site. Drive down the road from Bocabar and turn left and follow the parking signs. See you Saturday :-)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$24
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout, Buffet
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:30
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bath Road | Arnos Vale, Bristol BS4 3EH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Bristol
  • Phone Number: +44 117 972 8838
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