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Venner Bar

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Stylish and intimate cocktail bar

Don't be put off by the walk through the empty ballroom on the first floor of the Bull Hotel... read more

Reviewed 24 June 2017
stuartf761
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London, United Kingdom
via mobile
Cocktail bar in Bridport

Went for cocktails, which were delicious . Unfortunately my friend was driving and couldn't drink... read more

Reviewed 30 October 2016
Essexrosie99
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Essex, United Kingdom
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24 Jun 2017
“Stylish and intimate cocktail bar”
14 Apr 2017
“Not quite what is used to be.”
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Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

Don't be put off by the walk through the empty ballroom on the first floor of the Bull Hotel! Waiting at the other end is a small but stylish cocktail bar with very friendly service from Cameron and Louis. Very good cocktails and good music...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 14 April 2017

We used to visit The Venner bar frequently for delicious and original cocktails served by friendly staff.. We liked the canapés on a Friday night also. The barman (Lloyd?) was always welcoming. We were very disappointed on our last theee visits and have stopped giving...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Went for cocktails, which were delicious . Unfortunately my friend was driving and couldn't drink, so the lovely bar man said he could do cocktails to go. Was amazed!! Takeaway cocktails..... fabulous. Lovely bar, central location. Intimate and friendly. Definitely a place to visit if...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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The Bull Hotel H, General Manager at Venner Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2016

We are so pleased that you enjoyed your visit and that your friend didn't miss out either. Thank you for taking the time to provide your review and we look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

I have been here many times, always leave hoping to go back again soon. The best welcome everytime, professional yet friendly and always asked if we wish to be waited on from the table if with friends or as a couple. Suitable for small groups...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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The Bull Hotel H, General Manager at Venner Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2016

Thank you Holly B for your wonderful review. We are so pleased to hear how much you love the Venner Bar and look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 21 October 2016

You haven’t visited Bridport if you haven’t tried the Venner Bar! Having visited this bar many times (and many more to come, hopefully) I urge you to go! Creative, unusual cocktails sit alongside old classics on the menu and if there’s nothing that takes your...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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The Bull Hotel H, General Manager at Venner Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2016

Thank you Kate R for your lovely review. We are so pleased to hear that you enjoy the Venner Bar and we cant wait to see you again.

Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

The atmosphere is fantastic, the drinks menu is awesome and the staff are friendly and attentive even when busy - drop in or stay all night - awesome :) Ooh and try the espresso martini 🍸

Date of experience: October 2016
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The Bull Hotel H, General Manager at Venner Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 12 November 2016

Thank you Electric Palace! We look forward to seeing you again very soon.

Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

First time and only live down the road. Beautiful cocktails and excellent service. Great attention to detail and presentation. Completely different to anywhere in Bridport.

Date of experience: August 2016
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The Bull Hotel H, General Manager at Venner Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2016

We are so pleased that you found us and enjoyed your first visit. We hope to see you again in the future.

Reviewed 2 August 2016

Great Cocktails served by knowledgeable staff, every time a winner when in Bridport; even had a free sharing board last friday..!

Date of experience: July 2016
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The Bull Hotel H, General Manager at Venner Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2016

Thank you fro taking the time to provide your review. We are pleased you made it in for our free canapés on a Friday evening. We look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 31 July 2016

Hidden away above the Bull Hotel, this hidden gem is home to some of the best cocktails not only in Bridport but I've possibly ever had. Lloyd & OC are two extremely talented mixologist who, even when the bar is so busy you can't sit...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

Hubby and I Enjoyed a great evening on sat at the newly refurbished Venner Bar, The cocktails here are Amazing, thank you to Lloyd and OC who do a fantastic job! Can't wait to return!

Date of experience: May 2016
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