Clare Bar

The student run College bar is open 7 days a week 18:30-23:30, or until 00:00 on Ents Fridays or Jazz Saturdays. It boasts a fantastic sound system, a pool table, cheap alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks, snacks and a great place to socialise. Look out for Ents most Fridays, Clare Jazz four Saturdays a term, as well as themed nights, pub quizzes, charity events and competitions. The bar can also take bookings for parties and special events.


Clare College Committee 2018-19

Bar President: Thea Sands trcjs2 [at] cam [dot] ac [dot] uk
Bar Manager: Jake Gilbey jsg57 [at] cam [dot] ac [dot] uk
Treasurer: Kirsty Rickerby kr432 [at] cam [dot] ac [dot] uk
Stock Manager: Constantin Waquet cw66 [at] cam [dot] ac [dot] uk
Events: Charlie Pepper & Anna Warden cglp2 [at] cam [dot] ac [dot] uk & adw66 [at] cam [dot] ac [dot] uk
Bookings: Nancy Wilson nw363 [at] cam [dot] ac [dot] uk
Maintenance: Joshua Morgan jpm209 [at] cam [dot] ac [dot] uk

To contact the bar committee please email clarebar-committee [at] srcf [dot] ucam [dot] org



The Bar and Cellars are available for bookings. Please check the UCS Calendar for availability before making a request.

To book an event, please first read the following documents:   JCR Booking Policy and JCR Booking Contract. You should also read the Health and Safety rules.

Then download and complete this form:   Booking Request Form

Please note – by submitting a booking request you are agreeing to the terms in the “JCR Booking Policy” document above.

Then please send the completed form to Nancy Wilson at nw363 [at] cam [dot] ac [dot] uk. If you expect more than 100 people to attend, pay careful attention to the relevant sections of the “JCR Booking Policy” document.

Only food and drink purchased at Clare Bar may be consumed in the Buttery, Cellars and Bar area. In booking an event you are agreeing that you will comply with this.


Currently available drinks

Draught Beer
Grand Central IPL
A rotating ‘ale of the month’ including Open Gate Citra IPA and Hop House

Draught Cider
Appleshed Premium Cider
Appleshed Dark Fruits

As well as Port, two options of house or premium Red, white and rose, by the bottle or by the glass

A varied selection including Bulmers, Crabbies Ginger Beer, Asahi, Bierra Moretti and Corona

Sold in 25ml measures, all the usuals in optic and a selection of specials including flavoured vodkas, malt whisky, brandy and others.

Soft Drinks
Red Bull
Fruit Juices

We also sell a range of savoury and sweet bar snacks.



Note that since this form is anonymous, dialog is impossible. Feedback is more constructive if you give provide your details or email clarebar-committee [at] srcf [dot] ucam [dot] org directly.


Follow Us

Like Clare Bar, Clare Jazz, Clare Ents and Clare Cellars on Facebook for up-to-date event and ticket information.