The Bristol Arms is open between:
Sunday 11:00 - 23:00
Monday 18:00 - 23:00
Wednesday 18:00 - 23:00
Thursday 18:00 - 23:00
Friday 18:00 - 23:59
Saturday 11:00 - 23:59
Please note these are winter months opening times.
Christmas and New Year
Christmas Eve: 18.00 - Midnight
Christmas Day 12noon - 3pm (closed in evening)
News Years Eve: 18.00 - 1am
The Bristol Arms welcomes pets with well-begaved owners.
Named after the Marquis of Bristol, who owned the land and foreshore of Shotley Gate, there has been a Bristol Arms overlooking the River Stour since the mid-1800s serving the locals and sailors.
The picture below shows the Bristol Arms at the bottom of Bristol Hill, with HMS Ganges in the background, circa 1900.