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The Vaults Restaurant

St. Johns Place, Bath BA1 1ET, England
+44 1225 442265
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good35%
  • Average15%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“terrine” (2 reviews)
“creme brulee” (2 reviews)
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British, European, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
St. Johns Place, Bath BA1 1ET, England
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Reviewed 14 February 2017

We were at the Theatre Royal Bath with friends to see The Miser (which was the best night's theatre by the way so lucky West End when it reaches you!) and chose to eat "in house" at the Vaults. A good choice this time! Food...More

1  Thank TravellerDevizes
Reviewed 12 February 2017

Fantastic! WE had tickets to see The Miser on 8 February and decided to book a meal in the The Vaults Staff spot on, meal lovely , we had the terrine follwed by Chicken Supreme and the Pork Medallions. Then creme brulee and sticky toffee...More

1  Thank jakkx56
Reviewed 7 December 2016

We went for a meal and asked for our food to be returned as it was not hot. The manager was very rude and disinterested. It is a shame as the restaurant is stunning and could be a really special place. They appeared to be...More

1  Thank 284SallyH
Reviewed 27 November 2016

Atmospheric restaurant, aptly named! Very friendly staff and good service. Our meals were delicious and well presented, just right for a pre-show meal. We've been before and we will definitely return.

Thank CatCymru6
Reviewed 22 October 2016

I go regularly to the Theatre, we ate at The Vaults Restaurant beforehand and that was a great experience. First class food, just perfectly presented and very reasonable £41 for a 2 course meal for 2 with coffee. Would have liked a mint chocolate, that's...More

Thank JollySeven
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Lovely, friendly service and good ambiance but woefully dull food. My smoked trout starter was so dry and boring without even a slice of lemon that I asked for mayonnaise. They didn't have any! My chicken main with a potato cake was completely lacking in...More

Thank AliceCristal
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Really great food marvellous ambiance and very friendly staff with swift service ideal for just before watching a wonderful play

Thank Clare J
Reviewed 11 August 2016

My wife and I ate in the Vaults before seeing the play at Bath Theatre Royal. The night we were there the restaurant had problems: the chef went off sick and because the replacement couldn't get there before 4 pm the menu had to be...More

Thank John A
Reviewed 9 August 2016

A restaurant with a lot of character. It is only open when the theatre is showing a performance, so it may not have a permanent chef! The restaurant is very intimate the food is nicely presented, but not outstanding. I overheard that the only table...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

Whilst celebrating my birthday we enjoyed a very nice dinner at this restaurant before attending a performance at the Theatre Royal, Bath. The chef had called in sick on the evening of our visit, but the sous chef and waiting staff did a marvelous job...More

Thank Robert P
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19 December 2016|
Response from Simon H | Property representative |
Head to the theatre website and 'contact us' where you can request a table and the catering department will respond
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$19 - US$27
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: St. Johns Place, Bath BA1 1ET, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Bath
  • Phone Number: +44 1225 442265
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