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The Fleece

12 St. Thomas Street, Bristol BS1 6JJ, England
+44 117 945 0996
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The place to go

This is in my opinion one of the best live music venues in Bristol. Offering a selection of live... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Dave H
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Bristol
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Racist front girl

I went to the venue last night with two friends. The ticket was 5 pounds but the front girl said in... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Alba G
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Independent live music venue situated in the heart of Bristol offering gigs and club nights 7 nights per week since 1982!
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good32%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“pub next door” (5 reviews)
“door staff” (5 reviews)
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Hours Today: 7:30 PM - 4:00 AM
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12 St. Thomas Street, Bristol BS1 6JJ, England
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+44 117 945 0996
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is in my opinion one of the best live music venues in Bristol. Offering a selection of live acts night after night catering for many different tastes.

Thank Dave H
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went to the venue last night with two friends. The ticket was 5 pounds but the front girl said in so rude way that we have to pay more. Why? No reason given. We showed the price at event picture outside also at facebook,...More

Thank Alba G
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Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

First time we visit this place for s concert. The sound system it’s very good and the drinks aswell, very happy to can get non alcoholic Baberia :) Just please... clean the floor honestly it’s so sticky!!!

Thank Xavier J
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Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

Brilliant venue. Very intimate and has a great atmosphere Bar prices very reasonable by comparison to other venues in town Highly recommended as a place to go for live music

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Reviewed 12 April 2018

Took my daughter to see Starset - her first live gig. I haven't been to a place like this for nigh-on 30 years, but really enjoyed the night. Door staff were really good and friendly, bar was cheap, toilets OK (wife wasn't disgusted so must...More

Thank MrEZ
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Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

What an outstanding venue. First visit last week and there will be more. Small and internment. Large bar area and most importantly of all great sound. Location holds about 450. Reminded me a lot of the original Marque in Wardour Street, London. Would be good...More

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Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

Great venue, seen some top gigs in here over the years, notably A-F-R-O, Jehst, Dead Prez and The Mouse Outfit.

Thank Ollie E
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Reviewed 3 March 2018

had an amazing night at this hard to find back street venue....but once found was great.....door staff lovely..bar staff helpful.....only wish it was nearer home as fantastic venue

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Reviewed 17 January 2018

We pop up quite a bit from Plymouth to see bands and The Fleece is an excellent venue. It is always a friendly crowd and helpful,happy staff. It's a shame there isn't such a venue where I live. Well done Bristol and well done The...More

Thank Mike L
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Reviewed 14 January 2018

The minus points of this place are, the stone floors were sticky, felt like i was walking through treacle. Really in need of a good jet washing. The toilets were a bit grubby. (there was even a local fella urinating in the sinks, must be...More

Thank t1myh
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Amy G
4 May 2018|
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Street parking is available immediately outside the venue and in the surrounding streets and is free from 6pm Mon-Sat and all day Sunday’s. There is plenty of parking available so you will never have to park more than a... More
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Travelodge in Mitchell Lane is literally 30 seconds away and very reasonably priced if you book far enough in advance
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Chloxo
31 August 2015|
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Response from Chris S | Property representative |
Hi. We have bands 7 nights per week. All gigs are listed on our website. We're not allowed to put the link here but just Google "Fleece Bristol" and it will come straight up
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