The Garden Bar


Cheltenham Town Hall Garden Bar Marquee opening hours –

Monday – Thursday 09:00 19:00 Friday and Saturday 09:00-20:00 Sunday 09:00-19:00

There’s a full line-up of live acoustic music for you this week at the Garden Bar in Imperial Gardens.

What’s happening at The Garden Bar Marquee this October and November:

Friday 23 October 2020: Issy Winstantley from 6pm (acoustic covers across several genres)

Saturday 24 October 2020: Josie & The Outlaw from 2pm (swing music)

Friday 30 October 2020: Frazer Lepford from 6pm (acoustic covers across several genres and originals)

Saturday 31 October 2020: Guitar OD from 6pm (acoustic covers across several genres)

Saturday 7th November 2020: Gareth Lemon from 4pm (acoustic covers across several genres)

Saturday 14th November 2020: Frankenstein’s Lobsters from 2pm (covers across several genres)

Sunday 15th November 2020: Jon Clare from 2pm (Rock ‘n’ Roll/Boogie Woogie)

Saturday 21st November 2020: Belle Adventure from 6pm (Country covers)

Saturday 28th November 2020: Union of Strings from 3pm (acoustic guitar covers and originals)

Sunday 29th November 2020: Jon Clare from 2pm (Rock ‘n’ Roll/Boogie Woogie)

We serve pizzas, fries, breakfast baps, draught beer, light lunches, coffee, cakes and pastries, ice cream, wines, ciders, bottled beers and cocktails. For the new Autumn Garden Bar menu, please click here.

Tables and chairs are available at the Garden Bar in Imperial Gardens, Skillicorne Gardens, and inside our weatherproof marquee, in line with social distancing measures and government guidance.

This weekend we’ll be serving loaded fries for £6.50 or £10 with a pint of beer or small glass of house wine, available from 6pm on Friday to Sunday or breaded mozzarella sticks, salsa dip with a bottle of beer or small glass of wine £10.00

Latest information for customers

Customers are asked to download the NHS track and trace app as you are required, by law, to provide your contact details by scanning the NHS QR code displayed by the till area. If you do not have a smart phone, our café staff will manually record your details which we will keep on file for 21 days.

Please be aware that we are not able to serve you unless you have recorded your details.


The safety of customers and staff is our top priority. As of Monday 14th September 2020, groups of no more than six can meet socially. Please help us to keep you, and our staff, safe by observing social distancing at all times and the following health and safety measures. All food and drinks is served in disposable cartons with disposable cutlery. Please follow the one-way system, which is clearly marked, and remain two metres apart at all times. A queue manager is there to help you during busy periods. Cleaning materials are available for you to use to clean your table and chairs before and after they use it. Please dispose of your rubbish in the bins that are provided or take it home with you.

We look forward to welcoming you soon.