Some of the best pub quizzes in Bristol


Last updated on Friday 1 March 2024


Serial The Chase watcher? Fan of The Eggheads? Well, you’re in luck! Because Bristol is jam packed full of pub quizzes where you can put your brain to the test.

Dig out all your random nuggets of knowledge and grab your friends for a night of fun, laughter and “damn I should have known that!”

We’ve rounded up a list of some of the our favourite pub quizzes in the city. Take a look below at some of our Yuup team recommendations.

Pub quizzes in Bristol

Big Quiz of Utter Nonsense

Think you're pretty smart? Well that won't get you far in this bonkers quiz of utter nonsense, hosted by Bristol Improv Theatre. Get your silliest mates together for a game that swaps general knowledge for utter anarchy and win prizes for being a right silly goose.

The nonsense quizmaster will lead you through a game described as “Cards Against Humanity meets Pictionary meets Shooting Stars”, and put your nonsense hat on whilst you write or draw your answers.

Prizes will be awarded for the most original nonsense.

Get your Big Quiz of Utter Nonsense tickets.

big quiz of utter nonsense

Rack’s Bar and Kitchen Pub Quiz

Rack’s Bar and Kitchen host their pub quiz every Tuesday from 19:30 onwards. Get ready for classic prizes, daily deals and tricky trivia thanks to legendary quiz hosts from Let’s Get Quizzical.

The 1st Prize each week is a £50 bar tab, which is not to be sniffed at! But teams can also enjoy a range of prizes and special offers each week to ramp up the fun for everyone involved.

Bring along £2, a silly team name, and all your niche knowledge.

The Bank Tavern Quiz

Every Tuesday the team at The Bank Tavern host their pub quiz with a rolling cash jackpot. What more could you want than settling down with a local ale or cider and getting competitive with some of your nearest and dearest?! 
 
The quiz night starts at 8.30pm sharpish, but tables can’t be booked – so make sure you get there early!

Spotted Cow Big Quiz & Bingo

Head along to the Spotted Cow for their Big Quiz and Disco Bingo every Tuesday night for a chance to win some awesome prizes.

Plus, in a fun twist, each week one team is picked at random for a chance to win the bonus rollover question and jackpot.

Entry to play both the quiz and bingo is £2 per person, which gives you a place in the quiz and a bingo ticket.

Head to their website for more info.

Hare on the Hill

The world-famous Quiz on the Hill has returned at Hare on the Hill for 2024, running every Monday from 19:30 .

Hosted by Let's Get Quizzical, the quiz features weekly themes and general knowledge, with feature rounds like Play Your Cards Right, Our Survey Says, and All or Nothing.

£2 entry per person with plenty of prizes to be won!


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