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The Royal Oak

#242 of 426 Restaurants in Bath}
£, British,
Lower Bristol Road, Bath BA2 3BW, England
+44 1225 481409
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
17 May 2017
“Great venue.”
15 Mar 2017
“Delightful small pub”
Open Now
14:00 - 23:00All hours
Bar, British, Pub
Lower Bristol Road, Bath BA2 3BW, England
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Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

The Royal Oak was recommended to me by a friend as I had to organise a dinner for a large group. We were well looked after the food was very good, I would describe it as good pub food and excellent value, on a friday...More

1  Thank Peter J
Reviewed 15 March 2017

The week I went they were celebrating five years under the current management with an outstanding set of folk musicians. First night was Nancy Kerr, Martin Simpson and Andy Cutting and various other musicians played during the rest of the week. The beer was good...More

Thank Michael G
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

...and great music, but the best part of the entire visit was the appearance of Rhonda Rousey! She's as down to earth as the bar staff and just as knowledgeable about the ale selection. If you're visiting Bath, you'd be a fool to miss out...More

Thank Christopher W
Reviewed 19 January 2017

Came to Royal Oak for the first time to listen to some live Folk music. Really good stuff. Apparently the pub often has live music and would certainly recommend! Friendly staff, and great selection of beers and ciders!

Thank IestynGeorge
Reviewed 22 September 2016

Always live music, makes such a change from a gastro pub to have somewhere traditional that gives live music a chance.

Thank Chrissie033
Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

Great proper english pub, great atmosphere, great staff! And live band are defiantly a welcoming extra.

Thank liamleum
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Popular with students, when I visited on Saturday afternoon, The Royal was quiet. Over six ales from which to choose. My particular favourite of the day was a guest ale, Cheddar Ales Potholer. One of the regular beers weighted in at 6.8%. Oh, and very...More

Thank doingittough
Reviewed 28 May 2016

I go to this pub every other week when I am at home. If you like a real pub that just serves a veriety of real ales you will love it. If you like food and squish surroundings do not bother to go Crisp and...More

Thank KenPBATH
Reviewed 28 February 2016

People is friendly and welcoming, much advised. Could not be better, wonderful location with lovable fireplace and good beer.

Thank Aralenorimaki
Reviewed 15 February 2016

this local pub serves you good quality real ale in good surroundings with weekly entertainment . The only fault is the toilets they really could do with a face lift for the sack of the girls please !

Thank jossSurry
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$20
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
14:00 - 23:00
14:00 - 23:00
14:00 - 23:00
14:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lower Bristol Road, Bath BA2 3BW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Bath
  • Phone Number: +44 1225 481409
Family friendly pub. We serve real ales and a traditional sunday roast we'd be happy to eat ourselves. Fresh, seasonal and appetising, high in quality yet value for money. Great range of meats, chicken, pork and beef or a vegetarian and vegan nut roast.
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