For reservations click on the link below, alternatively book online through ResDiary or call us directly on ‎0117 363 7949.

We have a limited number of tables available to book online so if you are having difficulty with booking a table please call us. 

For private dining and event information, please email or  call ‎0117 363 7949.

Dress Code

Our dress code is smart casual. Tailored shorts and short sleeved shirts are permitted during fine weather. However guests are asked to be respectful of the fact that many diners will be dressed for a celebration.

Age Restrictions

During the day while we are open as a tea parlour under 18’s and children are permitted in the venue, if you require a high chair please let us know ahead of your booking. 

However, during our evening Bar service (16:30-Late), we are an 18+ Venue.

Opening times:

The Library Afternoon Tea Parlour

Breakfast & Lunch

09:00 – 16:00 Thursday

09:00 – 15:00 Friday

09:00 – 15:00 Saturday

09:00 – 16:00 Sunday

Afternoon Tea

11:00 – 14:00 Friday

11:00 – 14:00 Saturday

11:00 – 15:00 Sunday

The Library Cocktail Bar 

Closed on Mondays & Tuesdays

17:00 – 00:00 Wednesday

18:00 – 00:00 Thursday

16:30 – 01:00 Friday

16:30 – 01:00 Saturday

18:00 – 00:00 Sunday

Library Location

The Library


Card details are required for confirming tables booked at The Library and Tea Parlour.  We do not charge deposits, it’s just an assurance for us that people show up when they reserve tables. If you no-show without giving us at least 24 hours notice there is a no show fee of  £10 per head charged directly to your card.

On table sizes of 6+ we do implement a non-optional service charge of 12.5% 

Please make sure you have a confirmation email for your booking.

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celebrate BURNS NIGHT

25-28 jan

We are offering a delightful array of curated cocktails and an impressive selection of fine Scotch. There’s no better way to embrace the spirit of Burns Night than with a sip of our exquisite libations