The Shakespeare

‘The Shakey’ in Totterdown offers a warm atmosphere with select local ales, beers & wines. We’re proud to play host to some of the South West’s best live bands and DJs. We also offer a weekly open mic night and adult comedy quiz. We hope you enjoy your visit!

Upcoming Events

Open Mic Night with Ben Hopkin

Every Monday @ 9pm

Free drink for every performer.

Blankety Quiz with Luke Keen

Every Thursday @ 9pm

Adult Comedy Quiz with different themes & great prizes. £1 entry.

DJ Flex

Friday 5th September @ 9pm

Rare Groove Party Selection

Nu-Balance + Rowley

Saturday 6th September @ 8pm

Reggae, Hip Hop, Dance + Breakbeat

The Jim Tigwell Sessions!!

Sunday 7th September @ 4pm

An afternoon of live music with various guests

Little Bo Selecta

Friday 12th September @ 9pm

Electro Disco Funk

Rumdog Billionaire

Saturday 13th September @ 9pm

Good time Fun Party Band!!

The Singer/Songwriters Showcase

Wednesday 17th September @ 8pm

Hosted by Graham Moncrief we showcase some of Bristol's up and coming Singer/Songwriters

Lulu + Ash

Friday 19th September @ 9pm

Breakbeat, Dance + D'n'B

The Lewis Creaven Band

Saturday 20th September - All Day

Blues + Rock

Blankety Quiz Night!!

Thursday 25th September @ 8pm

Our Quiz Master Luke Keen Returns for more Fun, Frolics + Laughter with his themed topical comical quiz !! You have to see it to believe it! Please arrive promptly to ensure that you don't miss out!! Prizes for everyone! £1 Entry

Papa Moomin

Friday 26th September @ 9pm

Funkagalatic Reggae Vibes

M1 All Stars

Saturday 27th September @ 8pm

Socially Aware Hip hop, R & B + Jazzy Funk

Suv Featuring Guy Calhoun, Craig Croxton + Si John

Friday 3rd October @ 8pm

Soul, Funk + Bristol Dance Party with Live PA

White Lion Sound System

Saturday 4th October - All Day

Dub Reggae and All Day Barbecue

The Jim Tigwell Sessions

Sunday 5th October @ 4pm

An afternoon of acoustic music


Call us: 0117 977 2911



Sunday to Thursday: 12 PM to 11 PM

Friday & Saturday: 12 PM to 12 AM

Open Bank Holidays!

Address: 1 Henry St, Totterdown, Bristol, BS3 4UD