About Us

Well.. what’s there to know?

Situated down Queen Street in Colchester Town Centre, The Silk Road has now been operating as a family run business since 2007. The bar boasts the only 5:00AM licence in Colchester, and has recently undergone a huge refurbishment, converting it into a luxury bar.

4 Bars, 2 Floors

The bar now hosts four stylish bars, one of which specialises in fresh fruit cocktails. The Main Bar serves the largest selection of spirits any bar has to offer in Colchester, as well as draft lagers and bottles, both local and international. Situated at the back of the club is our luxury Gin and Champagne Bar. Here, you will find a huge selection of over 50 Gins, as well as refreshing Gin Cocktails.

Heated Terrace

The bar also has a large heated garden area, which seats 60 people, as well as covered standing areas. No matter what the weather, our heated and covered seating area will ensure your night out is both relaxing and warm.


Once again, The Silk Road boasts being unique to Colchester with its vast selection of Shisha, comprising of over 25 flavours for those who want to experience a little taste of the Middle East.


Take a look at some of our amazing cocktails.

We hope to see you soon!