Monday - CLOSED
Tuesday - 5pm to 10pm
Wednesday to Sunday - 10am to 10pm
Please note: closing times are subject to change at manager's discretion.
- Disabled Access
- Free WiFi
- Families and Children Welcome
About Bocabar Paintworks
On your first visit to Bocabar, we hope you feel like you’ve walked into a fairy-lit food and drink lounge heaven! We’ve filled this gorgeous redbrick warehouse with vintage tassel lamps, comfy sofas, local art and interesting artefacts for sale, to complement the creative Paintworks-site spirit.
We offer locally-sourced and seasonal ingredients in our lunchtime specials, Sunday roasts and gourmet stone-baked Bocapizza toppings; our deli/tapas counter serves Ottolenghi-inspired tapas and salads and delicious cakes.
At the heart of Bocabar is the ten-metre long bar displaying a selection of local draught beers and ciders, cocktails, wines, non-alcoholic beers, soft drinks, and hot drinks.
Perfect in every way!
The best pizza from Bristol.
Food was really nice but our order was messed up multiple times.
Great food and service! Will definitely be back!
Luca -the waiter was excellent. When the manager made us strange (non authentic clear, lime free) margaritas that tasted nothing like margaritas -Luca was quick to replace the drinks. Pizzas and salads were great as always. Coming again next week!
Tables too close
Lovely food and great service. Thanks
3 stars for atmosphere purely due to getting very cold and a bit wet, I know they are doing their best but management needs to get some proper covering outside and maybe a heater.
It started to rain whilst we were eating and other people were given a parasol, however we were not. One table even had a sail & a parasol! Disappointing
We have been to Boca many times but not during restrictions before. Food is always nice here. It was busy but we had booked a table. We were sat outside for lunch and then it started raining. Umbrellas were put up for the people already under the triangular shelters on the main deck but nobody came to the tables not under shelter to see how we were or to provide us with an umbrella, so we got wet and had to eat quickly! Wrap up warm, it was cold in the shade. Take your own umbrella if rain is expected as there was no where else for us to go to shelter.
A + + Would Visit Again
Great experience and pizza, as always! Liked the selection of summery beers in bottles, too! Will be back.
First visit since last March and service and food wax excellent thankyou...keep up the great work... see you again soon.
We had a great meal with great service. Would definitely recommend and visit again.
Super quick and friendly service! Pizzas really tasty! The only let down was that the reservation didn't actually state how long we had the table for, and were asked to vacate 3 hours later. I showed a member of staff the booking on my phone, he concurred and said he'd feedback. Otherwise great evening!!
In these unusual times, your staff could not have been more welcoming and so efficient with the way that they dealt with the sanitising routine. They are a real credit to you. The whole of our visit was a real joy. Thank you.
So good to be back at Bocabar. Great food, but what makes this place so special is the staff. Great service.
Lovely food, great service, helpful and friendly staff.
Was fairly disappointed for our first in person visit as we order on deliveroo all the time and love the pizzas. Due to some issues with the app and a mistake from the waiter everyones meals came at completely different times. We weren't told before arriving that we would only get a 2 hour slot (we would've booked a different time if we were aware) and were kicked off the table as soon as the time was up despite some members of the party only just managing to finish their food in time and other large tables being empty. The pizzas are fantastic but when you go to a restaurant for the experience you expect a little better. Would probably just order on deliveroo next time.
Lovely night, great food
Really enjoyed our food and drinks but was let down but the staff and also the app closing before 9pm for orders . We thought you were open until 10 and we’re going to order each few rounds of cocktails so you lost out on a lot of money . The outside fairylights in our area weren’t turned on until a few mins before closing . A few heaters and more outside covers would have gone down better . Only being able to order pizzas in the evening is a huge mistake .
We had a Lovely afternoon and felt Covid safe 😊
Loved being back at bocabar paintworks!