Café Bar

The Architect Cafe Bar

A taste of the continent, in this design-led café bar with a terrace on Bristol’s historic harbour. Home of Design West.

Wake-up with your morning roast from Clifton Coffee, & cakes from Bakery Number Eight & Wildflower Bakery. Drop in for light bites, tasty baguettes & homemade soup for lunch. Relax into the evening with a glass of carefully selected wine & delicious cheese & charcuterie boards.

Catch the evening sun with a cold beer on our new quayside terrace. Stay café cosy in the winter months.

Opening Times

Monday: Closed

Tuesday to Saturday: 10am – 11pm

Sunday: 10am – 6pm

Daytime: Coffee, cakes, light bites & lunch.

Evenings: Great wines, cold beer, cocktails & cheese/charcuterie boards.

Free WiFi & a warm welcome.

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Book a table

We welcome individual & group bookings. Get in touch with our Venue Manager by email at or fill in the contact form below below to make a reservation.


Please contact us to make a reservation.