About Us

Three Wise Monkeys is a modern style Public House split over 4 floors in the heart of Colchester, Essex.

The ground floor is an large Tap House serving a huge range of quality beers from both keg and cask. We also have a great selection of spirits, unique cocktails, wines and coffee.

The first floor houses a spacious public bar and kitchen. Food will be served throughout the day with a passionate focus on slow-cooked, smoked American-style barbecue food and gourmet burgers. High quality local produce is at the heart of everything we do.

The second floor is a fantastic live music and club night/dancing venue that doubles as a large private function room.

Opened in 2016, our new basement gin bar has a boiler room/speakeasy vibe that is open every Friday and Saturday from 7pm until close.

The Latest

  • Tex Mex and Beer Tasting Evening

    On Tuesday 5th February, the Three Wise Monkeys Colchester tasting evenings bring you a Tex Mex and beer tasting special!  

    A range of premium beers served in 1/3 pints will be paired with uniquely designed Tex Mex dishes put together by our kitchen team.  

    All pairings will be decided by our tasting experts who will guide you through each course as we go.  

    To be involved simply swing by Three Wise Monkeys Colchester and grab yourself a ticket or buy online for what will be a great evening of tastings!  

    The event is ticket only and tickets are priced at 24 (Or 20 for loyalty card holders available directly from the bar only).   The event takes place on our middle floor from 7:30pm.


  • Three Wise Monkeys Winter Beer Festival

    Feb 2019
    - 11:00 -

    Three Wise Monkeys Colchester are delighted to announce our 2nd annual Winter Beer Festival to take place between Thursday 21st and Sunday 24th February 2019.

    The festival is our very own modern take on a traditional ale festival, with our pop up beer bar serving 24 casks of the freshest brews from the best craft beer breweries around including our very own Other Monkey Brewing.

    We will also have some extra special keg specials to go alongside our cask offering.

    The beers will be announced soon, but for now click attending and get ready for a huge cask and keg craft beer festival!

Opening Times


11:00 - Midnight

Friday - Saturday

11:00 - 01:00


11:00 - 10:30