We’re lucky in the south west to have so much choice in places to eat, whether we’re grabbing some street food on the go, taking a friend out for coffee and cake, or wining and dining our beloved by candlelight. In our Delicious Guide, The Bath Magazine uncovers the top gastronomic gems which celebrate the diverse culinary culture on offer in our city. Known for serving up great food with superb service and a wonderful atmosphere, these are the places you'll want to return to again and again.

The Delicious Guide

The Delicious Guide to Bath 2017
All the Best Restaurants in Bath 2017

THE CIRCUS RESTAURANT

A small, very busy, much-admired family-run business, The Circus Restaurant is one of Bath’s sparkling culinary gems, serving seasonal, locally sourced, freshly...

Green Park Brasserie

Live music, locally sourced produce and a buzzing atmosphere; this is one of Bath’s best restaurants. Proudly independent for over 27 years and popular for thei...

Bath Pizza Company

Bath’s favourite pizza joint were recent finalists at the European Pizza Chef of the Year Awards and for good reason. The alfresco, casual dining pizzeria is se...

Restaurant Hywel Jones at Lucknam Park

Restaurant Hywel Jones offers an unforgettable dining experience. Enter through the mile-long driveway lined by beech and lime trees before you commence your e...

Clayton’s Kitchen

Clayton’s Kitchen is a firm favourite with locals and a must for visitors to Bath seeking a wonderful culinary experience. This charming, relaxed and stylish r...

The Griffin Inn

Situated in the heart of Bath, The Griffin Inn is a lovely pub and guest house right on the doorstep of everything that the city has to offer. With famous attr...

The Salamander

Just off Queen Square, this is a hidden gem of a pub, tucked away in Bath’s city centre – it’s small, snug and really traditional. Owned by Bath Ales and loca...

Bistrot Pierre

Bistrot Pierre is the perfect location to enjoy authentic French bistrot food, combining great-value French provincial cooking with a relaxed and charming atmo...

Beckford Bottle Shop

The Beckford Bottle Shop is more than a wine shop. Set in one of the prettiest alleyways in Bath, it is a stunning venue to drop into for inventive small plate...

Koffmann & Mr. White’s

Brought to you by culinary legends Marco Pierre White and his tutor and friend of over 30 years, Pierre Koffmann, the English French brasserie Koffmann & M...

The Ivy Bath Brasserie

The Ivy Bath Brasserie on Milsom Street offers relaxed yet sophisticated all-day dining. The large and elegant dining space is a place to see and be seen and t...

Comptoir+Cuisine

Comptoir+Cuisine serves coffee, juice, croissants and pastries, making it the perfect spot for breakfast, a mid-morning snack, or as a welcome respite from the...