Made In Bristol

It's Better to Be in Bristol!

We Make Being in Bristol Better!

Here in Bristol we appreciate the essential contributions small businesses make to Bristol’s economy. From resources geared to get you going, to neighborhoods and industrial parks to suit your company culture, Bristol welcomes your business to the All Heart City!

The Economic & Community Development (ECD) team is here to help your business. Whether you are a new Bristol business or have been thriving in the City for years — the community is grateful for your commitment to Bristol.


We understand that each business is different – the ECD team will work with you one on one to help find incentives for which you may be eligible. We can assist startups or existing businesses looking to grow.  Click here to view the various economic development incentives offered by the City of Bristol for both new and existing businesses.

Contact the Economic & Community Development team; we’ll customize an incentive package to help your business succeed. Fill out the form at the bottom of this page, give us a call, or email us today!

Call: 860-584-6185
Visit: City Hall, 2nd Floor, 111 North Main Street, Bristol

Successful Bristol
Small Businesses

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The below videos are a few of the many successful small businesses who have made it in Bristol.  They’re examples of strength, vitality, and entrepreneurship at its very best!

Experience Opportunity, Culture, Community, and so much more when you see what Bristol has to offer in our #MadeinBristol short video series!

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JR and Leanne Rusgrove, owners of three restaurants: Main Street Pint & Plate, Parkside Café, and Pure Foods, Inc., made their culinary dreams come true here in Bristol.

Firefly Hollowing Brewing Company brought their passion for making good beer to Bristol by working with the City to grow their craft beer business.


Eduardo, owner of Café Real, successfully brought Colombian coffee to the City of Bristol to give the community a coffee experience like no other.

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