The Ill Repute

The Ill Repute

Quirky rocker's bar with surf/Mexico on the mind!


The Ill Repute's a quirky rocker's bar making a name for itself in Old Market. With a unique music policy of rockabilly / surf / 2tone / garage rock from resident DJs and live bands, the 50s appropriate tiki-style decor's the perfect environment to enjoy some of the best Mexican food in town.

What's On At The Ill Repute

KING ZEPHA & The Bluebeat Rennaissance at The Ill Repute
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dub reggae ska soul
Happiness at The Ill Repute
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Papa Jupe's T.C. - MILGI Single Launch + DJs at The Ill Repute
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post-punk garage rock art rock psych gospel
BiG7 at The Ill Repute
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roots reggae rock steady ska film screening food & drink
CARAVANANANA at The Ill Repute
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alternative pop pop indie rock punk jazz
But I'm A Cheerleader at The Ill Repute
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CIB Benefit at The Ill Repute
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disco alternative rock indie rock garage rock psych
Pink Flamingos at The Ill Repute
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House  | Cultura Film Festival at The Ill Repute
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Cultura Film Festival 2024 - General Entry at The Ill Repute
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Eraserhead  | Cultura Film Festival at The Ill Repute
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Faster, Pussycat Kill Kill at The Ill Repute
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? Mystery Movie Screening ? at The Ill Repute
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THE ZIPHEADS at The Ill Repute
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rock-and-roll R&B rock rockabilly garage rock

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Our recent recommendations for The Ill Repute

Crazed Japanese pop-art horror/comedy collage like Scooby Doo meets Evil Dead meets hardcore hallucinogens (meets Mary Poppins meets Jodorowsky meets……). Indescribable cult cinema haunted house joyride, totally unlike anything else before, after or way off in the future. House | Cultura Film Festival at The Ill Repute.

Sell out warning! £2 screening of the most outrageous film ever made! Come see Divine and John Water’s all-out assault on good taste - a total landmark in 70s cinema and queer culture in general. Pink Flamingos at The Ill Repute.

Ecstatic improv chaos with three never-to-be-repeated lineups playing never-to-be-heard-again experimental punk-jazzbient soup ft. Bristol underground legends from Stanlaey, Viridian Ensemble, MP3 Chainsaw and more. one time bands are curated from different from different Bristol scenes and genres to create new non genre music !

Wilma Flinstone meets Stray Cats in an animal print rockin’, double-bass slappin’ psychobilly meltdown at Old Market’s retro-dive bar destination, the Ill Repute. Essential frenzied fix FFO: the Horrorpops, The Cramps, Meteors etc etc. Stoneageabilly with CAVEGIRL & THE NEANDERGALS

Ecstatic improv chaos with three never-to-be-repeated lineups playing never-to-be-heard-again experimental punk-jazzbient soup ft. Bristol underground legends from the Brackish, Monika Badly, Damefrisor, Repo Man and more. One off improvised groups made from different scenes and genres