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Experience Bristol’s Best Alfresco Dining at The Square Club – Welcome to the Secret Garden

Nestled within Berkeley Square, our outdoor space is the perfect spot to escape Bristol’s hustle and bustle and indulge in award-winning menus. Available for both alfresco dining and private parties, the space is an oasis of calm in the city, featuring art installations from Bristol creatives and lush greenery. The Secret Garden is partially covered and heated, ideal for the British weather.
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Al Fresco Dining

Our Bar Menu features everything from light, refreshing salads and artisan sandwiches to heartier fare that showcases our chefs’ culinary flair. Perfect for a business lunch or a leisurely bite with friends, our terrace setting provides a unique atmosphere that can transform any alfresco dining into a special occasion.

The Bar Menu is available from Monday to Saturday at 12-2 pm and 6-8.30 pm. The Main Menu is available from 6-8.30 pm Tuesday to Saturday. Guests are also able to enjoy Sunday Lunch al fresco. Click here to find out more. Drinks-only bookings are only available to members of the Square Club.

At The Square Kitchen, our menus are presented as samples, providing a taste of what we offer. Dishes are subject to change based on the availability of seasonal produce and local ingredients. This ensures that when you dine with you, you’re always tasting the freshest and best quality ingredients available.

The Secret Garden is the perfect space for outdoor parties. With an in-house events team and award-winning menus, you can forget the stress of planning your party and let us handle the details. Head to our Private Hire page for more information, or peruse our Autumn and Summer packages.

Classic BBQ Menu

 

100% beef burgers

Selection of butchers sausages

Cajun chicken skewers

Chickpea and mushroom burgers

Grilled corn with chilli and coriander

Warm brioche rolls

Baby Leaf salad Moroccan cous cous salad

Please ask a member of staff for allergen information. A 12% service charge will be added to your bill

£20 per head

Classic Buffet Menu

 

Charcuterie platter

Cheese board

Home-made bread with olives (v)

Potato & chive salad (v)

Moroccan cous cous salad (v)

Baby leaf salad (v)

Please ask a member of staff for allergen information. A 12% service charge will be added to your bill

£20 per head 

All American Buffet Menu

 

Mini Burger Sliders

Bratwurst, sauerkraut

Sticky bourbon pork ribs

Southern fried buttermilk chicken

Chilli bean burgers

Grilled corn with scallions

Onion rings

Fries

Coleslaw

Green salad

Please ask a member of staff for allergen information. A 12% service charge will be added to your bill

£26 per head

Canapé Menu*

 

Salmon Fishcakes, tartare sauce

Basil and mozzarella arancini (v)

Pistou marinated artichoke and cherry tomato (ve, gf)

Teryaki chicken skewers

Mini jacket potatos with sour cream chives and caviar (gf)

or vegannaise (ve, gf)

Truffled duck liver parfait, fruit chutney

Boudin of guineafowl and trompette, tarragon mustard (gf)

Smoked haddock and spring onion tart

Stilton and red onion tart (v)

Please ask a member of staff for allergen information

£2.50 per canapé

A 12% service charge will be added to your bill

Min of 20 of each type ~ Pick a maximum of 5 different type

*Only available for private dining

Hog Roast

 

Roast loin and crackling (gf)

Slow cider braised belly (gf)

Smoky pulled pork shoulder (gf)

Sticky JD ribs (gf)

Chilli bean burgers (ve, gf)

Pulled jackfruit (ve, gf)

Potato and chive salad (ve upon request)

Roasted corn with cayenne (ve, gf)

Coleslaw (v, gf)

Green salad (ve, gf)

Sage and onion stuffing

Hazy Hog apple sauce (gf)

Brioche rolls

£32 per person

Please ask a member of staff for allergen information. A 12% service charge will be added to your bill

Caribbean BBQ

 

Jamaican Jerk Chicken Skewers

Smoked Belly Pork, salsa verde

Salt fish cakes, fermented scotch bonnet sauce

Mango and tomato chutney

Black bean, red pepper burger, with smashed avocado

Spinach and goats milk coocoo

Grilled corn with ginger and scallions

Hot and sour carrot and cabbage slaw

Coconut rice and beans

These menus  contain allergens. Please ask a member of staff for allergen information. A 12% service charge will be added to your bill.

£26 per head

Desserts

 

Lemon Meringue Pie (V) £3

Key Lime Pie (V) £3

Apple crumble tartlet (V) £3

Cardamom and blood orange pannacotta (GF) £3

Vegan chocolate brownie (VE) £3

Star anise infused pineapple skewers (VE,GF) £3

Compressed iced melon skewers (VE,GF) £3

Strawberries and whipped cream (V) £5

Clotted cream crème brulee (V,GF) £3

Mini chocolate caramel pots (V,GF) £3

Enquire Now

This form is to book outdoor parties and alfresco dining, for indoor spaces please book, here. To book a table inside, please use this form. You can also call our in-house events team to discuss your booking or enquiry on 0117 9210455.

Bar menu: Monday-Saturday, 12-2 pm / 6-8.30 pm
A la carte menu: Tuesday-Saturday, 6-8.30 pm
Sunday Lunch: 12am–2 pm

Please note that drinks-only bookings are only available to members.

Welcome to the Secret Garden at the Square. Nestled within Berkeley Square in the heart of Clifton, our premium outdoor space is the perfect spot for enjoying a delicious meal and our wide range of Summer drinks. The Secret Garden is covered, heated, and exuberantly decorated, ideal for al fresco dining in the British Summer. We are unable to take drinks-only bookings in the Secret Garden. Both members and non-members are able to book a table to dine in the Secret Garden. If you’d like to enquire about hiring the space for a private event, head to our Private Hire page for more information, or peruse our Summer Party packages.