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Here at The Greenbank, its all about the community.

About providing the best possible service for the neighbourhood. Whether that is serving up a cracking Sunday Roast, a decent pint, glass of wine, great band or space for local groups.

Hope to see you soon. xx

Check out our programme of daily events. Its little wonder the Western Daily Press recently named us

Open: Sun - Thurs 11am - 12midnight (last orders 11.30pm); Fri-Sat 11am - 1am (last orders 12.30pm)

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about us
Who we are, what we are and why we're here

Zazu’s Kitchen is a small Bristol-based company with currently two restaurants in Bristol. The Greenbank is our first pub venture.

Our co-founder Toby likes to tell people, about the origins of our name,: “ A Zazu is an exotic bird which is the first up and last to bed… a bit like us.”.

It’s not actually true. He made it up.

It is an African bird. - a fairly plain one, sadly - and we have no idea about its habits. But Toby’s little jest does sum us up..

Zazus Kitchen is about people, food and neighbourhood. And an all-day service..

We chose to open in Easton because the Greenbank perfectly fits our values and aspirations: an iconic building in the heart of a strong, supportive local community.

We see our job as providing a great local place to meet, socialise, eat, drink, debate, sit peacefully with a good book, send an email, catch up with friends or enjoy a great cup of coffee or glass of wine in the courtyard sun and just be…. All day long.

We began life as a small outpost in a strong, neighbourhood community, Stokes Croft, on the corner of Jamaica St, Bristol. We’ve since moved on but our roots remain the same.

Being a part of a local community is a key to who we are.

the team
GENERAL MANAGER
Gary Regis
Assistant Manager
Adam Greenwood
Sous Chef
Nic Delgado
 
 
Head Chef
Kyle Oakley
 
 
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drink
FROM REAL ALES TO FINE WINE AND EVERYTHING IN BETWEEN

As a free house, we are able to offer a wide range of real ales, craft beers and great ciders. With such a wide variety on offer, the only characteristic they all share is quality.

The wine list is pretty good too, encompassing rich winter reds to celebratory champers - a tipple for every occasion.

And from toasting to roasting, we're really making a stir with our coffee, supplied by local caffeine artisans 'Extract Roasters' in St Werburghs.

food
SIMPLE, FRESH AND GOOD VALUE

From cakes and a coffee to quality bar snacks and our range of gastro pizzas and bowls.

All made by our staff fresh, on site.

And the Sunday lunches are a must! No, really... Please give us a ring to check on roast availability, pre-booking a table is strongly recommended.

Much of what we buy is sourced locally. Our meat is ethically sourced and has lived a happy life, and we also cater for vegetarians and vegans on all areas of our menus. All of our pizzas are stone baked using flour from Shipton Mill, in the Cotswolds. We are proud of our other wonderful suppliers too, who include, in no particular order: Chefs Deli, French Garden, Ruby and White, Powells of Olveston, Wings of St Mawes, The Bristol Sweet Mart and Chaudhrys Mega Mart

menu
events
WE RUN A REGULAR SERIES OF LIVE MUSIC & PERFORMANCE EVENTS

From chill out Sunday funk & jazz sessions to gigs, comedy, folk & DJ nights, we are reclaiming the Greenbank's roots as a premier live venue in east Bristol.

Events
Life Drawing
Monday 27 March at 6:30pm
A weekly drop-in class with all materials provided. Cost is £6 to £8 (depending on what you can afford). For more information contact Hannah on 07725696984 or drop-in to our lovely upstairs space at 6.30 on a Monday.
Lets Make Art
Monday 27 March at 1pm

Each session is themed around a popular children's book or tale and our activities are inspired by the story. We will provide everything for you and your little artists to make quality items together and take home to hang on your wall or give as a gift.

When the making is finished we read the story together, and this gives the grown ups an opportunity to sit and relax too.

For younger siblings we have a collection of toys designed for creative play and a scribbling area.

Drop in sessions are £6, or you can prebook 5 sessions for £25, adults and scribbling siblings are free! Every Monday 1 – 2pm.

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Greenbank Charity Quiz
Tuesday 28 March at 8pm
A monthly charity quiz, £2 per head, teams of up to 6. Rounds include a tasting round, picture round and tonnes of trivia. Prizes include wine and chocolates, proceeds will go to a local charity each time - this month the chosen charity is Kids Kino Project. Quizzing begins at 8pm.
Omkari Yoga
Tuesday 28 March at 10:30am
Run by Debbie Thomas, who has been practicing different styles of yoga for over 20 years and a 500 hour trained yoga instructor, Omkari yoga promises to deliver authentic yoga to anyone - beginners looking to start there journey into yoga or more advanced students to deepen their practice. £8 for a drop in session, block bookings also available. Class starts at 10:30am. www.omkariyoga.com/.
Poco Drom
Wednesday 29 March at 4pm
Poco Drom is the wild and wonderful childrens music creation of Paul Fryer. Come join us for singing-based fun for all the family (but most suitable for kids under 6!). £3 per child (siblings £2). See http://pocodrom.com for details.
Easton Youth Theatre
Wednesday 29 March at 5pm
Youth Theatre for 10 - 13 year olds in BS5 Bristol. Every Wednesday morning during term-time. 10:00am - 11:30am. Play drama games, create characters & stories.

Easton Youth Theatre provides an environment where children can express themselves creatively whilst developing life skills such as self-confidence, teamwork and trust. We also devote time in each session for the creation of scenes which have come from the children's own imaginations; developing their own characters and scenarios rather than working from scripts.

Children have such amazing imaginations and we are passionate about providing a space where they can really let it loose.

Your first taster session is FREE (then £5 per session) and there are no auditions! For more information and to book a place please contact Tamsin on 07411 720272, Sara on 07969 977301, or email eastonyt@outlook.com.

Sling Library
Thursday 30 March from 12 - 2pm
Bristol Sling Library exists to help parents to find the best sling or carrier for them and their child. Good quality comfortable slings can be expensive and we would like to help families to have an easy way to try before they buy. There is no sling or carrier that is the best for everyone and what suits you will depend on your size and shape and situation. We aim to have a wide range of carriers that you can come and try and then hire for a short period to see if they suit your needs.
The Odyssey (Greek Stuff)
Thursday 30 March at 7:30pm
The journey of all journeys. To Hell. And back again. Gods, Monsters, Sirens, Derring-Dos and Derring-Don'ts! A love story that lasts decades. It's Greek stuff... with all the boring bits removed! There will be a 'cast of thousands'. There may be a bit of water. There will be a lot of laughs!

David Mynne stars in a one man performance in a theatrical adventure based (very loosely!) on the epic poem by Homer.

Suitable for adults and older children (12+). The show begins from 7:30pm, £7 entry.

Dragonbird Theatre
Wednesday 5 April at 11:15am & 1pm
A Tale of Two Planets - Up up up, zoom zoom zoom a lot lot further than the moon. Meet our new friend, Dot, who's very excited about her first visit to Planet Earth and then….let’s visit where she lives! Entry is £4 per adult £2 per child. Pre-booking is strongly recommended, and tickets can be purchased online from the DragonBird website, (60p transaction fee when booked online).

Dragonbird Theatre
Wednesday 3 May at 11:15am & 1pm
NEW SHOW, A work in progress! What we do know, is this show is going to make you very hungry!! More details coming soon.
Dragonbird Theatre
Wednesday 7 June at 11:15am & 1pm
We’re Going on a Bear Hunt - Through grass, through mud, through rivers and forests. Over boulders, over mountains, over hillocks and stiles...we will find that bear! Can you help us? Entry is £4 per adult £2 per child. Pre-booking is strongly recommended, and tickets can be purchased online from the DragonBird website, (60p transaction fee when booked online).
Dragonbird Theatre
Wednesday 5 July at 11:15am & 1pm
The Elephant's Child - Set sail in a hot air balloon with DragonBird Theatre and lets discover just how the Elephant got its long and useful trunk! Entry is £4 per adult £2 per child. Pre-booking is strongly recommended, and tickets can be purchased online from the DragonBird website, (60p transaction fee when booked online).
function room
The Greenbanks bright, clean and airy function room is available for private hire.

The room holds up to 100 people and has a private bar and toilets. It is available for parties, meetings, training events and other activities.

The space measures 13 metres by 5 metres. Sound and music & visual equipment is available on request.

FEES

Private events will incur a charge of £15/hourly.

BOOKINGS

If you would like to discuss booking our Function Room, email our Events team at info@thegreenbankbristol.co.uk. One of our events coordinators will always be available in the pub to meet individuals & groups interested in using this space.

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