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The Bootlegger

Closed Now: 5:00 PM - 2:30 AM
Open today: 5:00 PM - 2:30 AM
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Lovely atmosphere in the Gin Bar

Urbanistas network met for our Christmas social and had a lovely time - great drinks (especially at... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Ann L
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
Excellent... Fantastic Staff

Very friendly, happy and attentive staff who have alot of knowledge of the products on offer. All... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Montykhan
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The Bootlegger Est. 01.03.2014 29,307 days after prohibition ended,The Bootlegger family opened their doors in their first bar in Bristol, since then the family has carried on it's journey heading west, opening it's doors in Cardiff, back to where...more
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Urbanistas network met for our Christmas social and had a lovely time - great drinks (especially at happy hour prices!!)

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Ann L
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Very friendly, happy and attentive staff who have alot of knowledge of the products on offer. All credit to Paul with his exceptional service. The cocktails are the best i have ever tasted. Definitely come back again!

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Montykhan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you haven’t been to Bootlegger yet then get yourself down there ASAP! They have the best live music in the city ranging from Blues, Rock, Jazz and much more. Myself, my girlfriend and our friends went on Saturday just for a few drinks as...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Jam_brooks10
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Reserved a table here for Sat night and despite it being really busy because of the rugby international, the AMAZING head of security, sorted us out a table. She and the other staff were so friendly, as was everyone in there! Great band, lovely vibe....More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Henrynew123
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked a cocktail making class which was advertised as prosecco on arrival and 2 cocktails each. Ended up spending hours chatting to the amazing staff, enjoying some great music and ended up with too many cocktails to count; all of which were delicious. Definitely my...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank madyw72
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went to a cocktail class here and thoroughly enjoyed it! The staff are friendly, patient and skilled. We learnt loads about flavors, pouring, glasses and textures, all while getting quite drunk. I'll be sure to make this bar one of my locals in the future.

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank adamprobert93
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great drinks and atmosphere but James and Arthur are absolute legends and made the experience 10 times better.

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Matt B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic night, great drinks and service from bartenders or mangers alike. All around great experience!

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Keifer M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This Daniel chap you call a bar tender is nothing short of a godsend to the establishment. Throughout our night he became more than staff, and I leave with a friend. Helpful, entertaining and thoughtful he is a credit to the business. The atmosphere of...More

Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank Morgan J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Bootlegger is a hidden gem. Expect a friendly welcome and first class service. The team at the Bootlegger are second to none. Chilling out mid-week with good friends is highly recommended.

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank WorstGuitaristintheW
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