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The Old Bath Arms

1 Palmer Street, Frome BA11 1DS, England
+44 1373 465045
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good19%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (51 reviews)
“steak” (93 reviews)
“paella” (16 reviews)
Open Now
18:00 - 23:00 Hours
Bar, Pizza, European, Spanish, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
1 Palmer Street, Frome BA11 1DS, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The place is fantastic! The food was very good and Tasty! We ordered sunday roast which was delicious and it really worth it. Our Polish waiter Pawel has been very patient, pleasant and funny. It is a very recomended place.

Thank Inmaculada D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just had lunch with my daughter her partner and three small granddaughters.We were warned on arrival that there would be a long wait for lunch but rather than complain we were pleased to see they were obviously very popular. Great choice and good kids menu....More

Thank Mendip2015
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Highly recommend, Very friendly atmosphere, you instantly feel part of the family. The food is outstanding, "so much to choose from", something for everyone. We will definitely be going back for more.

Thank steven f
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Read the menu and saw the many vegan options so popped in for tea. Had a number of tapas dishes, fabulous and great to note the sheer quantity of vegan and veggie options- really well worth a visit if you are in the area. Great...More

Thank Caroline B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Possibly the worst meal I've had for a long time. I chose this pub because I saw that gluten and dairy free pizzas were on the menu. I also am intolerant to onion and garlic. I requested a 7-inch pizza with Scottish smoked salmon and...More

Thank sueP8665PO
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Superb dining experience in a somewhat quirky pub / restaurant. Absolutely astounding menu with Spanish, Portuguese and South African specialities. Portion size is exceptional and the overall bill for 3 of us was a pleasant surprise.

1  Thank Jonah1955
KathrynHayler, Owner at The Old Bath Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Wow! what a great review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your meal with us and thanks so much for your comments. We look forward to seeing you again sometime.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in to watch football on Sunday afternoon and have a drink. More for the younger people, steps and bars all over the place. People friendly enough but finding the toilets was a chore. Good selection at the bar we went to which was above...More

Thank debbieturner1967
KathrynHayler, Owner at The Old Bath Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Debbie, sorry to hear this.Our building is over 500 years old and as much as we have tried to open it up it still is a maze in particular for first visitors. So glad you appreciated the selection on offer at the bar,. Do...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went to the Old Bath Arms on a “deal” night (buy one get one free, from a large selection of the menu). Couldn’t fault the food or service. The spelling mistakes in the menu gave us a giggle. We were warned that some of...More

Thank JacquelineB1826
KathrynHayler, Owner at The Old Bath Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for such an amazing review. We are delighted you enjoyed your visit with us. The deals are great value for money and we hope you will visit us again sometime soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A great menu and food. We loved the atmosphere and food really tasty. This was a family meal after a wet day in Frome. The service was really good and food didn’t come out too quick so it was cooked fresh. Definitely going back.

1  Thank anders197
KathrynHayler, Owner at The Old Bath Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

So glad you and your family enjoyed your visit with us. All our food is cooked fresh and is definitely worth the wait. We have some amazing deals which may tempt you back sometime.....

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic meal great services highly recommend we was welcomed with a smile which is always good and staff were very polite

1  Thank Lisa P
KathrynHayler, Owner at The Old Bath Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Lisa, thanks for your lovely feedback. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

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Questions & Answers
mark p
28 August 2017|
Response from Bethan C | Reviewed this property |
is the person confined to a wheelchair or could they manage a couple of steps?
3 October 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from kathryn h | Property representative |
Hello we only allow assisting dogs in the actual restaurant. However we do welcome well behaved pooches in both our bars where our full menu is available from 12pm to 10pm every day. We hope to see you soon.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Palmer Street, Frome BA11 1DS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Frome
  • Phone Number: +44 1373 465045
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