Gloucester joined Best Bar None  in 2015 and accredited 15 city centre premises. It proved to have such a positive effect on the evening and nighttime economy (ENTE) that we ran it again in 2016 across the the whole city.

Our mission statement is……

To reduce alcohol related crime and antisocial behaviour. To increase business, through the delivery of training, education and promotion of best practice, and to create a partnership between the local authority, the police, the trade and the private sector to broaden the appeal of an area more especially it’s evening and nighttime economy.

The winners were:

Gold Award: Butler’s Venue Bar

Silver Award:Cafe Rene

Bronze Award: Gloucester Guildhall

Best Chain Bar/Nightclub: Bar Fever

Best Chain Pub: The Abbey

Best Independent Bar: Butler’s Venue Bar

Best Independent Pub: Cafe Rene

Best Small Local Pub: One Eyed Jacks

Best Family Friendly Pub: The Turmut Hoer

Accredited venues

Other accredited venues are:
Bumble Bee
Café Rene
Fox & Elm
Lord High Constable of England
Miller & Carter
Pike & Musket
Turks Head Inn
Turmut Hoer
Wagon & Horses

The Wagon and Horses
The Turmut Hoer
Cafe Rene
Pike and Musket
The Lord High Constable of England
Gloucester Guildhall
The Regal
The Bumble Bee



  • Pat Dabbs

    • Email: pat.dabbs@gloucester.gov.uk