The Cock & Tail : Good Drinks, Good Tunes, Good Times!


Bringing with it great cocktails, the regions best beers, awesome music and a renegade attitude, The Cock & Tail has landed in the heart of Bristol's docklands. Kitted out with an "industrial chic" interior, state of the art Void sound system, thought provoking art (thanks to Shangri-la Galstonbury) the Cock & Tail offers quirky originality in a versatile and welcoming space.

Our Drinks

With a great range of grog on tap from the St Austell stable, a healthy wine list, a well stocked back bar of premium spirits our skilful bartenders are all set to serve your particular preference of drink.

Our cocktail menu covers the "Classics" but if you fancy something you don't see on the list, just let our talented bar tenders know what you're craving and we'll do out best to oblige.


Cocktail Menu


Vodka Martini - Dirty, Extra Dry, shaken, stirred or with a twist?
Ketel One Vodka & Noilley Pratt Dry Vermouth served as you desire

Espresso Martini – A Light pick me up and a great digestif
Absolut Vodka, Kahlua & fresh espresso shaken over ice and strained for a velvet touch


Negroni – Dry old tart with fruity finish
Beefeater 24 Dry Gin, Campari & Lillet Rouge Vermouth served with fresh orange segment

Tom Collins – A zesty and refreshing palate cleanser
Beefeater 24 Dry Gin, Lemon juice, soda & a twist


Old Fashioned – A heavy headed classic
Woodford Reserve Whiskey, Bitters and sugar with a touch of orange zest

Whiskey Sour – Big boys sherbet dib dab
Eliajh Whiskey blended with egg whites and lime juice served over crushed ice



Corpse Reviver – Back in the room mate
Remy Martin Cognac, Calvados & Lillett Sweet Vermouth served straight up



Daiquiri – Lets start a revolution
Havana Especial, lime juice & sugar served straight up

Mojito – Don’t get in a muddle ‘avea cuddle
Havana 3, Havana Especial, Fresh lime, Sirop de Gomme, Fresh mint & Bitters


Margarita – Bittersweet Harmony
Cazcabel Reposado, Triple sec, Lime juice, agave & a salt rim

Paloma – To-Kill-Her
El Jimador, Pink grapefruit juice,Lime Juice, Grapefruit soda & Agave with a wedge


Our Nights

While our awesome bar staff know how to stir a drink, our regular rotation of kick-ass local DJs know how to stir the soul! 2020 will see the introduction of one-off nights and special events, so watch this space (and our facbook page) for announcements. Meanwhile, drop in Friday to Sunday from 4pm for a chilled drink, and DJ's typically get things moving from 9pm (dj dependent).

Industry Privileges

We know all too well that nightlife and hospitality staff need to let their hair down too, which is why we put on an industry oriented party every Sunday night. Open to all, but with special drink deals for hospitality crew. Open 4pm til late (2-ish) and with a rotation of kick-ass DJ's bringing the noise. Got a group/party looking for a home? drop us a message or email and we'll go out of our way to accommodate you.

Opening Hours

Our winter opening times are Thursday - Sunday 4pm 'til late (closing times vary, 2am latest).

How To Find Us

Jab BS1 6TG into your sat-nav, or find us on Commercial Road next to the "Old General Hospital".

Table Reservations & Private Hire

Click here for private hire, reservations and and booking information.


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