Search
The Caterer

Wild Beer Co latest operator to join Bristol's new Wapping Wharf development

23 May 2016 by
Wild Beer Co latest operator to join Bristol's new Wapping Wharf development

Craft beer brewer Wild Beer Co is the latest firm to join independent food and drink operators landing sites at Bristol's new Wapping Wharf development.

The harbourside community connects south Bristol with the city centre and has already allocated leases to Better Food Company, Little Victories, Mokoko and Pizzarova, whose crate is already up and running at the site.

The opening will be Wild Beer Co's second site outside its native Cheltenham. Managing director Rich Kilpatrick said the glass-fronted venue will serve both its own beers "as well as others from our best brewing friends, both at home and abroad". He added that food would also play a big part in its business, with al fresco dining on the waterfront. "Flavour and taste lead everything we produce," said Kilpatrick. "Talk of food and flavour starts and finishes each day at the brewery. We want the food at Wapping Wharf to reflect our passion and our love of creative cooking and great flavours."

The Wapping Wharf development includes 600 new homes as well alongside a growing number of independent retailers and food and beverage firms.

Stuart Hatton, director at Umberslade, the developer behind Wapping Wharf, said it was "brilliant" that independent operators were making the Wharf the launch pad for the next stage of their development. He said there would be "plenty more announcements to come" as the "vision for a community with a foodie focus starts to become a reality".

Pho ramps up expansion as it opens its 19th restaurant, in Bristol >>

Latest video from The Caterer

Are you looking for a new role? See all the current hospitality vacancies available with The Caterer Jobs >>

The Caterer Breakfast Briefing Email

Start the working day with The Caterer’s free breakfast briefing email

Sign Up and manage your preferences below

Thank you

You have successfully signed up for the Caterer Breakfast Briefing Email and will hear from us soon!

Jacobs Media Group is honoured to be the recipient of the 2020 Queen's Award for Enterprise.

The highest official awards for UK businesses since being established by royal warrant in 1965. Read more.