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The Famous Royal Navy Volunteer

About the venue

The historic 'Volly' as it is sometimes affectionately known, is located on cobbled King Street, in the heart of Bristol's beautiful Old City.

A classic warm and welcoming British pub that has maintained it's orginal features but kept up to date with its food and drinks menus.  There's a wealth of wonderful eateries and watering holes a stones throw away and good transport links nearby.

How to get there

The Famous Royal Navy Volunteer
17-18 King Street, Old City, Bristol,
BS1 4EF

Upcoming events

Explore Spain and Portugal
Tue 28
Sep
- 2021 -
Explore Spain and Portugal
There is more to Spain than Rioja and Sherry! join us for this fascinating evening wine tasting in Bristol City Centre. We'll explore the very best examples of these two exciting wine-making countries. Stunning wines, unique and different.
£30.00
Gift options available
Sorry, Sold Out
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 4 Week Course - Wine from the Rest of the World
Starts
Tue 05
Oct
- 2021 -
4 Week Course - Wine from the Rest of the World
This 4 Week wine course in Bristol City Centre is a fun, practical introduction to wines showcasing the best from outside of Europe. It is designed specifically for people who enjoy wine and would like to learn more.
£110.00
Gift options available
Sorry, Sold Out
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Enjoy Australia and New Zealand
Tue 05
Oct
- 2021 -
Enjoy Australia and New Zealand
Australia and New Zealand make some of today's most popular styles of wine. Discover what makes them so good and what else these two countries have to offer. 
£30.00
Gift options available
Sorry, Sold Out
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Chocolate and Wine Matching
Thu 07
Oct
- 2021 -
Chocolate and Wine Matching
If ever there's a wine tasting evening that needs no introduction! Come and indulge on these special tastings honouring two of life's greatest pleasures: Chocolate and Wine.  
£35.00
Gift options available
Sorry, Sold Out
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Discover Chile and Argentina
Tue 12
Oct
- 2021 -
Discover Chile and Argentina
Chile is known for its fresh and fruity wines and very tempting prices while Argentina has been making intense and increasingly complex wines. Both countries have their unique surprises - come and discover more.
£30.00
Gift options available
Sorry, Sold Out
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WSET Level 2 Award in Wines Course - CLASSROOM
Sun 17
Oct
- 2021 -
WSET Level 2 Award in Wines Course - CLASSROOM
This beginner to intermediate level course in Bristol City Centre provides a structured exploration of the world of wine and is suitable for both wine industry professionals and wine enthusiasts alike.
£345.00
Gift options available
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South Africa and the USA
Tue 19
Oct
- 2021 -
South Africa and the USA
An evening of showstoppers. South Africa's unique contribution to the world of wine comes from its distinctive history and climate, while wines from the USA firmly rival the best made in Europe. Come and discover more..
£30.00
Gift options available
Sorry, Sold Out
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Charcuterie, Cheese and Wine Evening
Wed 20
Oct
- 2021 -
Charcuterie, Cheese and Wine Evening
Do you love Charcuterie and Cheese and of course, do you love Wine? If so, this evening food and wine tasting in BristolCity Centre is a must.  Join us to explore one of Europe's favourite food and wine pairing...
£35.00
Gift options available
Sorry, Sold Out
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Champagne, Sparkling Wine and Fish & Chips night
Tue 26
Oct
- 2021 -
Champagne, Sparkling Wine and Fish & Chips night
Come enjoy a decadent evening of fine sparkling wine and a fish & chips supper at the Famous Royal Navy Volunteer in Bristol. The perfect chance to try one of the most spectacular food and wine pairing there is! 
£42.50
Gift options available
Sorry, Sold Out
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Prosecco Masterclass
Thu 04
Nov
- 2021 -
Prosecco Masterclass
What’s all the fizz about? Unlocking the potential of Prosecco presented by Prosecco DOC’s UK Ambassador Neil Phillips, The Wine Tipster.  
£25.00
Gift options available
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Chocolate and Wine Matching
Fri 05
Nov
- 2021 -
Chocolate and Wine Matching
If ever there's a wine tasting evening that needs no introduction! Come and indulge on these special tastings honouring two of life's greatest pleasures: Chocolate and Wine.  
£35.00
Gift options available
Sorry, Sold Out
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Fine Wines Night
Thu 11
Nov
- 2021 -
Fine Wines Night
An indulgent evening of the most exquisite Fine Wines from around the world! Taste elegant, refined and delicious wines from around the globe, learn why they taste the way they do and why they warrant their high prices.
£50.00
Gift options available
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Introduction to Wine Evening
Thu 18
Nov
- 2021 -
Introduction to Wine Evening
Have you always wanted to know more about wine? Then join us for the perfect evening crash-course in Bristol City Centre. We will guide you through how to choose better wine and start you on your journey of wine discovery. 
£30.00
Gift options available
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WSET Level 1 Award in Wines Course - CLASSROOM
Sun 21
Nov
- 2021 -
WSET Level 1 Award in Wines Course - CLASSROOM
The WSET Level 1 Course in Bristol is the ideal starting point for anybody new to wine or those beginning a career in hospitality. It lays the foundation for understanding wine, giving you confidence and an introduction to different styles.
£145.00
Gift options available
Sorry, Sold Out
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Chocolate and Wine Matching
Thu 25
Nov
- 2021 -
Chocolate and Wine Matching
If ever there's a wine tasting evening that needs no introduction! Come and indulge on these special tastings honouring two of life's greatest pleasures: Chocolate and Wine.  
£35.00
Gift options available
Sorry, Sold Out
More Info
WSET Level 1 Award in Wines Course - CLASSROOM
Sun 23
Jan
- 2022 -
WSET Level 1 Award in Wines Course - CLASSROOM
The WSET Level 1 Course in Bristol is the ideal starting point for anybody new to wine or those beginning a career in hospitality. It lays the foundation for understanding wine, giving you confidence and an introduction to different styles.
£145.00
Gift options available
Sorry, Sold Out
More Info
 8 Week World of Wine Course - Wednesdays
Starts
Wed 02
Feb
- 2022 -
8 Week World of Wine Course - Wednesdays
Our 8-week World of Wine course in Bristol is structured as a fun, practical introduction to the world of wine. It is designed specifically for people who enjoy wine and would like to learn more about it. 
£200.00
Gift options available
Sorry, Sold Out
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 4 Week Course -  The Wines of Europe  - Wednesdays
Starts
Wed 02
Feb
- 2022 -
4 Week Course - The Wines of Europe - Wednesdays
This 4 Week wine tasting course in Bristol City Centre is a fun, practical introduction to wines from Europe. It is designed specifically for people who enjoy wine and would like to learn more about it. 
£110.00
Gift options available
Sorry, Sold Out
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Explore Bordeaux, Rhone and South of France
Wed 02
Feb
- 2022 -
Explore Bordeaux, Rhone and South of France
Join us in Bristol for an eveing wine tasting dedicated to the world of South and West French wine...
£30.00
Gift options available
Sorry, Sold Out
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Chocolate and Wine Matching
Thu 03
Feb
- 2022 -
Chocolate and Wine Matching
If ever there's a wine tasting evening that needs no introduction! Come and indulge on these special tastings honouring two of life's greatest pleasures: Chocolate and Wine.  
£35.00
Gift options available
Sorry, Sold Out
More Info
WSET Level 3 Award in Wines Course - CLASSROOM - Sundays
Sun 06
Feb
- 2022 -
WSET Level 3 Award in Wines Course - CLASSROOM - Sundays
Our WSET Level 3 Award in Wines course in Bristol is an indepth and intensive advanced level qualification for professionals working in the wine industry or for the serious wine enthusiasts looking to delve deeper into the world of wine.
£675.00
Gift options available
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Explore Burgundy and Loire
Wed 09
Feb
- 2022 -
Explore Burgundy and Loire

This fabulous evening wine tasting Bristol city centre is a tour through two of France's most well loved regions. From elegant, crisp and aromatic whites of the Loire to Burgundy were we find the wines which have captured many a wine-lover's hea...

£30.00
Gift options available
Sorry, Sold Out
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Discover Italy
Wed 16
Feb
- 2022 -
Discover Italy
Italy is a country that loves wine, and a country where their wine is almost certainly best when drunk with food. Join us for this wine tasting in Bristol as we travel through the very different and fascinating wine regions of Italy
£30.00
Gift options available
Sorry, Sold Out
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Cheese and Wine Matching Evening
Thu 17
Feb
- 2022 -
Cheese and Wine Matching Evening
Love Cheese? Love Wine? Then why not come along to our cheese and wine matching evenings in Bristol city centre and learn more about the best cheese and wine pairings to enjoy at home.
£35.00
Gift options available
Sorry, Sold Out
More Info
Explore Spain and Portugal
Wed 23
Feb
- 2022 -
Explore Spain and Portugal
There is more to Spain than Rioja and Sherry! join us for this fascinating evening wine tasting in Bristol City Centre. We'll explore the very best examples of these two exciting wine-making countries. Stunning wines, unique and different.
£30.00
Gift options available
Sorry, Sold Out
More Info
 4 Week Course - Wine from the Rest of the World - Wednesdays
Starts
Wed 02
Mar
- 2022 -
4 Week Course - Wine from the Rest of the World - Wednesdays
This 4 Week wine course in Bristol City Centre is a fun, practical introduction to wines showcasing the best from outside of Europe. It is designed specifically for people who enjoy wine and would like to learn more.
£110.00
Gift options available
Sorry, Sold Out
More Info
Enjoy Australia and New Zealand
Wed 02
Mar
- 2022 -
Enjoy Australia and New Zealand
Australia and New Zealand make some of today's most popular styles of wine. Discover what makes them so good and what else these two countries have to offer. 
£30.00
Gift options available
Sorry, Sold Out
More Info
Charcuterie, Cheese and Wine Evening
Thu 03
Mar
- 2022 -
Charcuterie, Cheese and Wine Evening
Do you love Charcuterie and Cheese and of course, do you love Wine? If so, this evening food and wine tasting in BristolCity Centre is a must.  Join us to explore one of Europe's favourite food and wine pairing...
£35.00
Gift options available
Sorry, Sold Out
More Info
Discover Chile and Argentina
Wed 09
Mar
- 2022 -
Discover Chile and Argentina
Chile is known for its fresh and fruity wines and very tempting prices while Argentina has been making intense and increasingly complex wines. Both countries have their unique surprises - come and discover more.
£30.00
Gift options available
Sorry, Sold Out
More Info
South Africa and the USA
Wed 16
Mar
- 2022 -
South Africa and the USA
An evening of showstoppers. South Africa's unique contribution to the world of wine comes from its distinctive history and climate, while wines from the USA firmly rival the best made in Europe. Come and discover more..
£30.00
Gift options available
Sorry, Sold Out
More Info
Cheese and Wine Matching Evening
Thu 17
Mar
- 2022 -
Cheese and Wine Matching Evening
Love Cheese? Love Wine? Then why not come along to our cheese and wine matching evenings in Bristol city centre and learn more about the best cheese and wine pairings to enjoy at home.
£35.00
Gift options available
Sorry, Sold Out
More Info
Champagne, Sparkling Wine and Fish & Chips night
Wed 23
Mar
- 2022 -
Champagne, Sparkling Wine and Fish & Chips night
Come enjoy a decadent evening of fine sparkling wine and a fish & chips supper at the Famous Royal Navy Volunteer in Bristol. The perfect chance to try one of the most spectacular food and wine pairing there is! 
£42.50
Gift options available
Sorry, Sold Out
More Info
Chocolate and Wine Matching
Thu 24
Mar
- 2022 -
Chocolate and Wine Matching
If ever there's a wine tasting evening that needs no introduction! Come and indulge on these special tastings honouring two of life's greatest pleasures: Chocolate and Wine.  
£35.00
Gift options available
Sorry, Sold Out
More Info
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