Not quite as scorching out there anymore, is it? Fear not – we've selected some scorching treats for you to enjoy that are hotter than those muggy, cloudy skies. If these top picks don't tickle your culinary pickle then don't fret – we've got over 300 more food and drink deals waiting for you on the app and website. Get yourself out and about in Bristol and tuck into some gorgeous grub – you're worth it. 

Squeezed is where Wapping Wharf's burger faithful travel go to get a bite closer to God. A burger, chip and lemonade specialist, this micro-munchery packs an intensely pleasurable eating experience into a modest cargo-cube of chip-wood, clean tiling, swivelley stools and paper straws (because plastic ones aren't cool). It's like a reverse foodie tardis... tiny space, huge flavours, massive fanbase.

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Hallelujah. Tuck into any of the Smoke & Glaze signature burgers (with a FABULOUS veggie option and a downright delicious vegan choice available too), along with a hearty portion of soul seasoned fries. The fried chicken burger is so good that's it's been known to reduce certain members of the Wriggle team to tears of joy, it's that good. You have been warned.

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Within a beautiful, multipurpose red-brick building on the corner of Raleigh Road and North Street, lurks The Tobacco Factory. It's a vibrant, exciting place, with SO much going on: theatre, food, drink, music and more. You might have whiled away an evening at Tobacco Factory enjoying a drink or six before, or possibly even nipped for a pint before a theatre performance. However, did you know that The Tobacco Factory Café Bar is also the perfect spot to enjoy some relaxed and delicious food with friends?

Read more about Pizzas, Pints & More @ The Tobacco Factory Café Bar

The end of August could see you eating Easton with No12's celebratory end of summer BBQ! Your Wriggle will entitle you to a delicious plate of seasonal BBQ with a Caribbean twist - meat or veggie option with a piles of salads served alongside. Plus, you'll also be sipping on one of their signature cocktails of the night, a local craft beer, glass of wine or soft drink.

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The Arts House Cafe is smack bang in the heart of Stokes Croft, and is instantly recognisable with its glorious bright red exterior and its floor to ceiling windows. Sitting inside at one of the cosy tables, your eyes will be drawn to the open kitchen. Here, you can watch head chef Craig at work, admiring his majesty as he concocts a range of delicious bistro-style small plate dishes. Ooft, and about those dishes. Simple but exceptionally well executed, the food at the Arts House Café is packed with seasonal ingredients of the finest quality, treated gently and skilfully to create a British and European-inspired bistro-style menu.

Read more about Lush Brunches & Fabulous Dinners @ The Arts House Café

Is getting up in the morning feeling a bit like walking through treacle? Are you yawning your way through the day, struggling to keep your eyes open and wishing for the sweet, magical effect of a decent caffine hit? Pickle are here to rescue you from the horror of morning fatique with £1 coffees for the next fortnight! We have limited these to 4 per Wriggler but strongly suggest you DON'T keep these all to yourself... We won't be held accountable for your caffeine shakes.

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The Clockwork Rose is a quirky little cocktail bar that's a dream destination for cocktail lovers and steam punk fans alike. The eclectic decorations and unique interiors will draw you in, just begging you to snap a photo of them for your Instagram. Their fantastic monthly rum clubs are a great way to meet like-minded rum lovers, discover stunning artisan rums, and of course: enjoy a few cheeky tipples, too!

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The food here at Cathay Rendezvous is almost as grand as the building itself, with an interior resembling something out of a James Bond film, and food that will leave you positively shaken (with joy) – not stirred. The large round tables are great for big celebrations, but they also have those dark corners for a more intimate experience. There is such an extensive menu – we recommend ordering multiple dishes between you and trying a bit of everything, after all sharing is caring.

Read more about Tasty, Speedy & Great Value Chinese Cuisine @ Cathay Rendezvous

Published -27th August 2018