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Bath Road | Paintworks Central Trading Estate, Arnos Vale, Bristol BS4 3EH, England
+44 117 972 8838
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good42%
  • Average13%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible5%
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“pizza” (144 reviews)
“salad” (31 reviews)
“sunday roast” (8 reviews)
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British, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Bath Road | Paintworks Central Trading Estate, Arnos Vale, Bristol BS4 3EH, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I visit Bocabar at least once a week, they keep changing the menu regularly so you get to taste variety of foods. They have a daily lunch menu that changes every week, wide range of pizzas and good kids menu. I highly recommend it if...More

Thank gillela s
Reviewed 1 week ago

After a 3 hour drive from home we were ready for our extended family pre Christmas dinner and were not disappointed. I think there were 19 of us age 2-91! it's fair to say I did not here one complaint or niggle . We started...More

Thank welovefootball
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had the burger which was about the same price as a Gormet Burger. But there the similarity ends. The meat was really under cooked but I didnt bother sending it back as it was also completely tasteless so ended up having a very expensive...More

Thank BennjyBoy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Always good food, every thing we have ever tried has been very good. The Italian choices are very authentic. Good any time of the day with lots of menu choices with different 'zones' to use too. One end is more deli/cafe vibe the other more...More

Thank wisewonderer1223
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Called in for coffee & cake in the afternoon at the weekend. We have been previously & haven't always been impressed with the service or organisation of the place but it's local to us and we wanted to give it the benefit of the doubt....More

Thank NakedLemon77
Reviewed 29 October 2017

Great atmosphere, but slightly marred by a feeing the service staff were rather ‘blind’ to an older visitor looking for a quickish lunch.

Thank Brian S
Reviewed 28 October 2017

We booked a table last night as we were attending the House of Gin event next door. The atmosphere was buzzing, staff friendly & attentive and the pizzas delicious. We will be back - thank you

Thank Depac
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

This is the best place to eat, drink and relax. Great atmosphere, great choice of food and drinks. We regularly eat and drink here and service and choice is second to none. Pizza n chips, beers a a few wines costs £35. Food was hot...More

Thank Corey H
Reviewed 7 October 2017

Loved the vibe of this bar - was staying next door and popped in for food in the evening. Its spacious, relaxed, friendly and had a great selection of deli food and bar meals. I had a veggie platter which was just what I needed...More

Thank drmksanders68
Reviewed 5 October 2017

large party of 20 of us, service a little slow but friendly staff. large choice of pizza with some unusual toppings. great choice of cocktails. Spacious restaurant with art for sale of the walls. toilet a bit smelly.

Thank Fourcampre
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Questions & Answers
Dany M
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
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
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
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout, Buffet
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
9:30 AM - 10:30 PM
9:30 AM - 11:00 PM
9:30 AM - 11:00 PM
9:30 AM - 11:00 PM
9:30 AM - 11:00 PM
9:30 AM - 1:00 AM
9:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bath Road | Paintworks Central Trading Estate, Arnos Vale, Bristol BS4 3EH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Bristol
  • Phone Number: +44 117 972 8838
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