Private Events Venue

Private Dining | Summer Parties | Weddings | Launches | Corporate

“I just wanted to email to express our gratitude for hosting our event yesterday. It went extremely well and we’ve had such positive feedback from everyone who attended the event! Special shout out to the staff who served us on the night, they were all incredibly helpful and friendly.”

Ovo, July 2022

Bristol Free Venue Hire Bristol

The Square Club offers a unique event space right in the heart of Clifton. Whether you’re looking to host a celebratory wrap party, an intimate private dinner function, or a fabulous large-scale soirée–our dedicated team is delighted to meet and exceed your expectations.
Look no further for the best free venue hire Bristol has to offer.


Square Kitchen

The Square kitchen is a versatile space that is frequently used for private dining events and is also licensed for weddings and civil ceremonies. For larger events it can be used in conjunction with the lounge to seat up to 120.

Capacity: 60

The Lounge

The Lounge is an elegant space that is ideal for informal meetings, coffees, cocktails and hanging out. It can also be used as an impressive reception area where drinks and canapés can be served.

Seats: 30
Standing: 50

Lower Deck

The Lower Deck is home to our award winning cocktail bar. In addition to a vast array of mouthwatering drinks you will also find a large collection of contemporary art and an Open Gallery installation. This can double up as a large wall projection for presentations, film & TV.

Seats: 50
Standing: 120

Terrace & Secret Garden

Located at the back of the club, The Terrace is a hidden gem. Stylish wooden furniture, soft lighting and chilled beats permeate this space. The Terrace is perfect for drinks receptions, BBQs in Summer. 

Seats: 70
Standing: 150

Thank you so much for a brilliant evening yesterday. We were thrilled with how well it went. The staff were very friendly and just the right amount of attentive. The food was fantastic – I have never seen so many plates scraped clean! – Elaine, September 2022

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 10% service charge will be added to your bill

£18 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 10% service charge will be added to your bill

£18 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



Green salad

Please ask a member of staff for allergen information A 10% service charge will be added to your bill

£24 per head

Canapé Menu*

Salmon Fishcakes, tartare sauce

Basil and mozzarella arancini (v)

Pistou marinated artichoke and cherry tomato (vg, gf)

Teryaki chicken skewers

Mini jacket potatos with sour cream chives and caviar

Or vegannaise (vg)

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 10% 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)

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 rollsChickpea and mushroom burgers (ve, gf)

£29 per person

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 10% service charge will be added to your bill.

£24 per head



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

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Event T&Cs


The Square is adjoined to the Berkeley Square Hotel, with 42 rooms and 5 luxury suites around the corner, Berkeley Suites. If you wish to organise accommodation for your group or party guests, and set up exclusive group discounts, please contact the Central Reservations team here or on : 0117 946 7469