19 July. 

We are very happy to announce that we will be be back open inside and outside from the 19th July, with extended hours and with the removal of all COVID restrictions.

Please help us out and allow the nighttime economy to stay open, by being responsible. If you think you might have COVID, please take a test and stay away. Most importantly, please enjoy yourselves but remember to be respectful, people are going to have different opinions, health, vaccination status and anxieties, please be you, but let them be them. Peace. All take care out there.

We will be back as a venue, hosting live music, DJ nights, comedy, theatre, film and comedy across the week.

We will be announcing these shows in the coming week, please check our calendar and be sure to get a ticket as they will sell quickly.

Booking is advised, and we have a great new booking system that you can not only book your spot, but get your cultural tickets and also order your drinks. For booking click HERE



Mon: 5pm – 3am

Tues: 5pm – 3am

Wed: 5pm – 3am

Thurs: 5pm – 3am

Fri: 5pm – 3.30am

Sat: 12pm – 3.30am

Sun:12pm – 3am


Whilst all remaining COVID 19 restrictions have now gone, you can come here and get a beer at the bar. However, we are keeping a few areas as table service and table booking areas. Whether you are not quite yet ready for vertical crowded drinking or whether you just want to grab yourself and your mates a spot, we are still going to be carrying on Table Service in these selected areas.


Yes, you heard us. Purple Turtle are doing table service!

Well, its because we have to, but hey!

How novel!

On arrival, you will be able to order using a QR code from the comfort of your chair!

Your drinks will then be made and delivered to you, so you don’t need to stand up for anything but peeing! Win!

Each table that is available for table service has a QR code and number, no number, no table service. All instructions are there.


If you join a physical queue to come into the venue, please be respectful and responsible to others. Please stay 2 metres apart.

It’s the Purple Turtle! Of course you don’t have to book! However, if you would like to book a table for your bubble, then please here to our bookings page here. We are keeping some selected areas as table service areas, that you can book!

From 19th July, all remaining COVID 19 restrictions will stop, and you can, once again come out and party! – PLEASE, PLEASE, be responsible towards others.


Bar Manager

For general enquiries, this message wil go to the General Manager of the bar. For all complaints, stock enquiries, hire areas. Please don’t use for music bookings or lost property, there are forms below for this. For everything else, please contact us here.

    Lost Property

    For all lost property enquiries. Please fill out the form to the fullest, and make sure to include an email and contact phone number.

      Music/ Programming

      For all music, comedy, art, theatre enquiries. If you are a DJ, band, theatre group, comedian – anything cultural or about our programme – please contact us here.

      If you are interested in a show, you will need to describe your music, include a short description about where you have played and also most importantly – include links to your music. If we don’t have links, we can’t give you a show.

        For all enquires please call us up for a chat!

        For bookings, complaints and all other enquiries – please go through to the main bar! Only use the band booking option for booking bands!

        01189 597196 – CALL HERE

        (press the link to call)



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