Academy Espresso Bar
Based in Barry, Academy Espresso Bar is situated in a wonderful grade II listed building formerly a working pumphouse that powered the Barry Dock gates at the once thriving dock yard.
As well as serving outstanding coffee, food and cocktails, Academy Espresso Bar hosts a variety of events with live music sessions, craft workshops and venue hire at the exclusive Underground basement bar.
With high speed internet and power supplies accompanied with sharing tables it can make the perfect venue for informal business meetings, mobile office space or just to meet with friends.
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Please note that we don't take table reservations.
When the sun goes down the Academy Espresso Bar comes alive as a cool evening venue for your night ahead.
Whether you still need a caffeine fix or you want to indulge in our cocktails, fine wines or our craft beers you’re in charge! Spend a weekend evening relaxing, with a tailored range of speciality drinks in our beautiful converted Victorian pumphouse venue.
STREET FOOD - January
Thursday 9th - Puckin' Poutine
Friday 10th - The Queen Pepiada
Saturday 11th - Yum Chow
Thursday 16th - Dusty Knuckle
Friday 17th - That Street Food
Saturday 18th - Makasih
Thursday 23rd - Flour'd Up
Friday 24th - Cegin Half N Half
Saturday 25th - Puckin' Poutine
Thursday 30th - The Queen Pepiada
Friday 31st - That Street Food
Live MUsic & Events - January
Friday 31st - Three O'clock Club
Unit 1 Hood Road,
Barry CF62 5BE
Mon - Wed: 9am to 5pm
Thurs - Sat: 9am to 11pm
Sun: 10am to 4pm