Book a box for Swallows and Amazons

For an exclusive, close-up experience, you and your family and friends can enjoy Swallows and Amazons from your own private box, with food and drink packages available as an optional extra from our in-house restaurant, Flinty Red (details below).

Private boxes, seating a maximum of either four or six people, are only available to book over the phone or in person at our box office, and range between £120 and £90 depending on size of box and date of perfomance. Give us a call on 0117 987 7877 for more information and to book your box.

Festive food at Flinty Red

Enhance the experience of seeing Bristol Old Vic's Christmas knock-out show Swallows and Amazons by pre-ordering the Family Platter when you book your box.

Freshly prepared on site by our in-house restaurant Flinty Red, the platter includes a selection of dishes to share, popular with all grown-ups and children alike. By pre-ordering the platter, you will benefit by having your meal ready and waiting for you on a reserved table in the restaurant at 5.45pm (12:45pm for matinees), giving you more time to relax and anticipate the excitement of the show!

In addition, we'll also give you an Ice Cream voucher to exchange for a tub of delicious Marshfield Ice Cream to enjoy after your meal or during the interval.

Family Platter £12.50 per person (save 10% when you book for 4 or more people)
• Bruschetta with Seasonal Toppings
• Sliced Charcuterie Selection with Pickles
• Fried Chorizo
• Deep Fried Ham Croquetas
• Seasonal Mezze Salad & Dips
• Bread
• Orange Juice
• Marshfield Ice Cream Voucher

Vegetarian Family Platter £12.50 per person (save 10% when you book for 4 or more people)
• Bruschetta with Seasonal Toppings
• Selection of Pickles and Marinated Vegetables
• Fried Haloumi
• Wild Mushroom Croquetas
• Seasonal Mezze Salad & Dips
• Bread
• Orange Juice
• Marshfield ice cream

Coming to a matinee?
We can also offer these packages for the 2pm performances (please note, they are not available for performances on 26 Dec and 1 Jan), your table will be ready for you at 12:45pm - just say which performance you're coming to when you book!

In a rush?
If you haven't got time to sit down and enjoy your platters before the show, just let us know when you book, and we will reserve you a table in the 20minute interval instead, so you can enjoy your food and then go back in for the second half.

Terms and conditions:
Any number of platters can be ordered, including combinations of standard and vegetarian platters. PLATTERS MUST BE ORDERED 2 WORKING DAYS IN ADVANCE OF YOUR BOOKING AND ARE SUBJECT TO TABLE AVAILABILITY. This menu contains wheat, nuts and dairy products - please speak to box office as the time of booking to inform us of special dietary requirements. A note will be made on your order and the kitchen informed. Whilst all efforts will be made to supply these menus as advertised, we reserve the right to substitute items with a suitable alternative if items are unavailable for any reasons. We will inform customers on the evening of the details of any substation, and happy to answer and questions.