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The Bath Priory

#94 of 405 Restaurants in Bath
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Weston Road | Bath Priory Hotel, Bath BA1 2XT, England
+44 1225 331922
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Today
12:00 - 13:30
19:00 - 21:30
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Hours:
Sun - Mon 19:00 - 22:00
Sun - Sat 12:00 - 13:30
Tue - Sat 19:00 - 21:30
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Wiltshire, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed today NEW

Booked a lunch event dinning experience yesterday. Very dissapointing. The service was poor. Champagne and canapes not served at the same time. Food service slow, food luke warm, served half a cup coffee and not offered again to name but a few points. The food was bland and boring. The meat was tasteful but the accompaniments were missing. Accompinment was... More 

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Thank Linda B
Manchester, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We`ve been driving 6 hours each way just to eat in 1 star Bath Priory. We have been dining in Michelin restaurants all around europe and we have decided to visit Bath as a first on our UK michelin tour. We had tasting menu. Food was absolutely terrible, underseasoned, overseasoned, didnt make any sense at all. Some of the dishes... More 

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Chippenham, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

What a pity, again we keep returning, lunch again, the food although small plates is always very good but the wines/drinks are overpriced however my gripe is now the service - not very attentive, had to ask for glass to be refilled and for more bread ! Then had to wait for the bill in the passageway for quite a... More 

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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142 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Bed great, breakfast, nightmare, some serious staff training required here, and some serious kitchen hygiene practices need addressing .

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Thank Jules L
London, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had the 3 courses for £35 menu for Sunday lunch to end our weekend in Bath. We were welcomed in from the cold to sit by the fire for some canapés and drinks. The food was delicious and beautifully presented. We didn't experience the service issues that I saw in other reviews so maybe they have retrained the staff.... More 

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Thank loves2holiday2016
Matlock Bath, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The service was amateurish at best. First we were given three different menus, then a second drink order (needed as the menus had to be sorted) took twenty minutes to arrive. Then the wrong wine was brought. I didn't need to know that the staff were new, that's the managements job to train not mine. I would expect silver service,... More 

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Thank Simon B
New York City, New York
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21 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Loved our Tasting menu dinner here. The only thing that wasn't up to expectations was the service. Despite a very high staff to diner ratio, and a restaurant barely half full the weeknight we dined, we had to ask multiple times for basic things. Also, inexplicably despite a beautiful table setting that included candles, the dining room was lit a... More 

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Thank CatMarTan
Bath, United Kingdom
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50 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A firm favourite of 25 years that NEVER disappoints. Always a friendly welcome in the car park , the aroma of log fires burning greets you on arrival as you walk through the door and smiling staff mak you feel like a VIP. Calm sophistication by whom ever looks after you. Where else in Bath can the food meet the... More 

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Thank rkyme
Bath, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Well what a woeful experience staff more interested in each other some sort of team meeting on the next table . When our array of sandwiches and cakes arrived no explanation of variety of fillings . Had to chase staff for tea , champagne and a knife needless to say won't bother again !!

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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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49 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The dining room is a little bland at dinner. I didn't expect the low ceiling and sparse decor so hoped the food would make up for that. Service was impeccable, and I enjoyed the canapes the chef provided for pre dinner drinks. I was disappointed by the A La Carte menu on the evening we visited. To have two tartar... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$32 - US$139
Cuisine
European, British, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Private Dining, Validated Parking
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine, View
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 13:30
19:00 - 22:00
Monday
12:00 - 13:30
19:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 13:30
19:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 13:30
19:00 - 21:30
Thursday
12:00 - 13:30
19:00 - 21:30
Friday
12:00 - 13:30
19:00 - 21:30
Saturday
12:00 - 13:30
19:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Weston Road | Bath Priory Hotel, Bath BA1 2XT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Bath
  • Phone Number: +44 1225 331922
Description
The Bath Priory restaurant in Bath has held a Michelin star since October 2012. Found within the Bath Priory Hotel, a Georgian mansion of honey-coloured stone, it’s a great place when you want sophisticated food in an elegant setting. Executive Chef Sam Moody, creates stellar dishes with a strong emphasis on kitchen garden ingredients with an inventive use of traditional herbs and flowers. Where possible, all meat is locally sourced and the menu sticks closely to what’s in season. "

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