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Bocca Bar

Pizza, Italian, Bar
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Bath Road | Arnos Vale, Bristol BS4 3EH, England
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Bristol
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

We have eaten at Bocca Bar several times and have enjoyed every occasion, however last Friday night we could not get a table for 2 as they were fully booked. If you want to make sure of a table on say a Friday or Saturday you may be best to phone in advance to check availability. A very popular venue.

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Thank JS-JN
Bristol, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016 via mobile

Not going to lie I go here purely for the pizza! They are so good and there are so many different types to choose from including vegetarian. They average about £11 a pizza but they are a good size and could be shared between 2. The drinks are a little fussy for some people and maybe a bit pricey but... More 

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Thank Terrianne T
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2016 via mobile

Family friendly, comfy, chill out bar that turns to a buzzing night life. Food is good (most of the time) with a good selection of drinks. Nice for all occasions.

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Thank John S
Bristol, England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2016

I love the pizza and tapas selection at the Boca Bar. It has a great chilled atmosphere with big settees for lounging.

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Thank Crescentia C
Bristol, United Kingdom
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121 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2016 via mobile

A birthday celebration with friends, a really relaxing & chilled bar. Love the atmosphere with comfy sofas & a great acoustic duo playing great music to add to the ambiance. A great place to have in Brislington!

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Thank Jillian P
Bristol
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99 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2015

Whilst in the area my friend and I decided to pop in for a coffee and breakfast. We we advised by the waiter/ bar staff to not have a cup of tea as the water was only warm??? We both had a coffee,that tasted good. We ordered a sausage and egg sandwich. This came fairly quick , as we were... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2015

Best piozza we have ever had. The slate platter was delicious. Sweets expensive and Vanilla Brownie was far too hard.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2015

I love the atmosphere and it has a great selection of drinks and an even better selection for pizza the sofas are a great touch and it really is a modern relaxed dining experience

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Thank K M
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015 via mobile

This place has a lively atmosphere with comfy, chilled out decor and great food. We were attracted by the family friendly attitude (Kids are welcome until 9.30pm) and the great selection of pizza on offer. Our first visit was on a friday night when the place was busy with the after work crowd as well as regular diners. Despite being... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

My partner visited Bocca Bar after reading interesting reviews online. The atmosphere was very warm and welcoming and the decor was lovely. We bought a couple of beers and the most delicious nuts I have tasted! Unfortunately the staff made us a bit uncomfortable as they were bickering. One barman was not fully pulling his weight and was sat behind... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Pizza, Italian, Bar
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bath Road | Arnos Vale, Bristol BS4 3EH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Bristol

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?