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Franco Manca pizzeria in Bristol

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Just around the corner from the Bristol Old Vic and the Hippodrome. The ultimate opening act? A pre-theatre pizza.

Bank holiday weekend opening hours


We are open



You can count on loving this beautiful pizzeria — a bank in a past life.

Light, bright and airy throughout, with the pizza oven taking the place of the former bank manager’s office.

Bank on us for delicious sourdough pizza

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Say hi to Tom Forward our manager.

About Bristol

Closest station/s

  • train

    Bristol Temple Meads

Bank holiday weekend opening hours

Friday 24th - 11:30am–11pm

Saturday 25th - 11:30am–11pm

Sunday 26th - 11:30am–10pm

Monday 27th - 12pm–9pm

Opening hours

Mon–Thu: 12:00pm–10:00pm

Fri–Sat: 11:30am–11:00pm

Sun: 11:30am–9:00pm


  • Baby changing
  • Wifi


  • Restricted mobility access
  • Restricted mobility bathroom


  • Lunch Deal
  • Unidays


We are open for dine in, order & collect (via our online service), takeaway and delivery (via Deliveroo, Uber Eats and Just Eat).

Not all pizzas are made equal. Some are made in Bristol.

  • Pre or post show, our lovely team are ready and waiting with a warm welcome and pizza a plenty.

  • Tiramisu, homemade and delicious.

  • We’re the perfect spot to refuel after seeing Bristol’s sights.

  • Today's specials

    Eat with the seasons.

    Locally sourced, locally made. 
Find our specials on your in-venue chalkboard, or right here.

    Meat Special

    Salami campagnolo, organic tomato, mozzarella, ricotta, fresh basil and black pepper

    • Gluten
    • Soybeans
    • Milk
    • Mustard


    Veg Special

    Piquillo peppers, Kalamata black olives, Franco?s capers from Salina, organic tomato, mozzarella, hard goat?s cheese

    • Gluten
    • Soybeans
    • Milk
    • Mustard
    • Sulphur dioxide


    Much like our ingredients, these updates are locally sourced.

    Lunch deal

    Give yourself a break — and we’ll give your wallet the same. Grab a pizza and a soft drink for just £10 between 12–3pm Monday to Friday (or upgrade to an alcoholic drink for just £2.50). Increasing your mid-week savings shouldn’t mean sacrificing your appetite. Clocks ticking, so eat up.

    fresh sourdough pizza with lager

    A small thank you

    Sourdough pizza has arrived for Blue Light Card and Defence Discount Service card holders.