About the Club

As a private members club, the Institute offers a comfortable and spacious bar with some of the best beer and most competitive prices in town… along with a huge range of facilities, including snooker, pool, darts, large-screen Sky TV and much more, as well as organising a range of events including live music and occasional trips and days out.

Traditionally open to and used by  Wells residents and their guests, Associate memberships are now available so that those living outside of the catchment area, and those coming to the town on holiday can come and enjoy our unique atmosphere and facilities. Do drop in sometime…

 Opening hours

– Monday to Thursday – 6pm till 11pm
– Friday – 4pm till 11pm
– Saturday – 11am till 11pm
– Sunday – 12noon till 10:30pm

Our facilities

Central to the club is our well-stocked bar with some of the most competitive prices you’ll find in Wells and a wide range of beers, lagers, spirits and bar snacks.


Whilst you’re here, why not enjoy a game of snooker on our full size snooker table, or a game of pool in the games room.


We have a ladies and men’s darts team, come down for a game and if your interested in playing see one of the bar staff. The men’s dart team gained promotion to Division 1 this year and won the League Cup.


Our juke box is connected to the internet, so in theory has an unlimited selection of your favorite hits.


We have three TV`s one 60inch 4K tv and 2 32 inch 4K tvs  in the function room and a 40 inch in the bar area.


Looking to hold a party, reception, christening etc, look no further. Our function room is a available throughout the year and you’ll have full use of our club. Please note the Club is unable to shut for functions and members are allowed full access to the Club.

Enjoy a game of darts, a flutter on the fruit machine or simply find a quiet corner to sit and relax with your friends.