The Back Bar

Book it for rehearsal space. Book it for your own party. Put on your own band or dj. And any other ideas you may have. We have a PA system consisting of :

2k Yamaha system with EV monitoring
12 channel Soundcraft mixing desk with reverbs and compressors*
Our mics are Shure SM58's , mic stands are K & M*
Di boxes are orchid.*
There is a small bar that can be made available**, sound engineers for hire and even a piano for your use.
We recommend The Pizza Bike if you are looking to have food available at your (Note: you will have to contact and arrange things with the Pizza Bike personally, the Bell is unable to book these for you). If you require PA and/or lighting hire get in touch with our long-time favourites SOUNDCAT.

Email for more info/availability. 

We offer discounted rates for charities and community groups.

Please note: No under 18 events can take place Wednesday to Saturday

* only available when our sound engineer is hired
** extra costs may be incurred

The Playgroup

Every Thursday evening in The Bell Back Bar we have possibly the best open mic in the West - The Playgroup.
Everybody and everything welcome. Get here for 8pm to book a slot or email Pasha - - to reserve a place beforehand. We have a 2kw PA system and a piano for your use.
There are 2 UV air filtration units installed in the room, each of these sanitises 30 cubic metres of air per hour and are certified to kill 99.9% of ALL viruses – for example Coronavirus, SARS, MRSA and influenza; along with bacteria, mould and fungi.

Contact the Back Bar

The Bell Inn
103 Walcot St
Bath BA1 5BW
Opening Times
Mon - Tues 4-11pm
Weds - Fri 1-11pm
Sat 1-11pm
Sun 12-10.30pm
01225 460426
SME Climate Hub Comitted 2024