For reservations please call 0117 927 2229 or email

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Situated in a prime waterside location close to where the city docks meet the River Avon, this acclaimed gastropub is housed in a former Victorian pumping station. Under the leadership of chef proprieter Toby Gritten, The Pump House provides a perfect destination for those in search of exquisite food and quality beverages, in fabulous surroundings.


The Pump House is delighted to be included in the 2018 AA Guide, being awarded 2 rosettes for culinary excellence. We have been in the guide since 2011 and our wine list is awarded ‘Notable Wine List’.

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The Pump House has been featured in The Good Food Guide since 2011 and we’re delighted to be included in this years 2019 edition.

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Nominated for “Best British”, “Best Gastropub”, “Best Wine List”, and “Best Supporter of Local Produce” 2018



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Currently included in the 26th edition of The Trencherman’s Guide and proud to receive “Best bar list” in the Trencherman’s Awards for 2018. Toby was also delighted to cook for the 2019 awards. 



Public Bar

Sunday – Thursday 11am – 11pm
Friday – Saturday 11am – 12pm

A La Carte and Classics menu served

Monday – Saturday 12pm – 3pm and 6pm – 9pm

(Bar Snack menu is served Monday-Saturday 3pm-6pm)

Our delicious Sunday roasts are now available  from 12pm – 6pm due to popular demand

Our kitchen is closed on Sunday evenings however our bar remains open for drinks and private party options are also available

We only serve fresh food from independent local suppliers and always cook from scratch, reservations are always advised 

Please mention any special requirements at time of booking

Tables will be allocated on the day; we are unable to guarantee specific tables or areas but we will always do our best to accommodate requests

Planned Closures / Private Events

We will be closed for private functions on the following dates:

Friday the 6th of December  – Evening closure 

Friday the 13th of December  – Evening closure

Thursday the 19th of December – Evening closure

To book your own exclusive event with us contact our events team via email –