Tourist England’s list of the best restaurants in Bath 2018 includes some of the finest dining experiences in the city which is known as one of the food capitals of the UK. Our list of best restaurants in Bath 2018 range from classic pubs to fine dining experiences and fantastic steak houses. Bath is a popular destination for tourists who come to visit this pretty city with ancient Roman roots.
fine dining: Olive Tree
Set in the basement of the stylish Queensbury Hotel lies the Olive Tree restaurant, offering classic cuisine using the best locally sourced ingredients. One of the best restaurants in Bath 2018, the menu includes tasty dishes such as torched and confit salmon and braised pork belly as well as interesting seasonal tasting menus with adventurous plates such as crab lasagne, duck liver and venison.
Address: Russel St, Bath BA1 2QF
Phone: +44 (0)1225 447928
best gastro-pub: King William
For a classic pub experience, head to The King Wiliam, a charming pub and dining room which oozes character. Boasting period interiors, ancient wooden beams, and authentic English cooking, the tasty pub dishes are nicely complemented by the quality selection of ales and boutique beers from local microbreweries. One of Tourist England’s best restaurants in Bath 2018, The King William’s small size and great food makes it very popular with locals, so booking ahead is highly recommended.
Address: 36 Thomas Street, Bath, BA1 5NN
Phone: +44 (0)1225 428096
best steak: Hudson Steak house
For the best steak in town, head to the Hudson Steak House which specializes in prime dry aged steaks, using only the best quality meats. Cuts include porterhouse, fillet and rib eye and the Hudson burger also comes highly recommended. The menu is nicely complemented by a great selection of cocktails, boutique beers and quality wines, all set in a cozy and relaxed environment.
Address: 14 London Street, Bath BA1 5BU
Phone: +44 (0)1225 332323
best of British: the Wheelwrights Arms
Wheelwrights Arms, a cozy inn with a delightful restaurant lies tucked away in a quiet neighborhood on the edge of Bath. Featured in the 2018 Michelin Guide and one of Tourist England’s best restaurants in Bath 2018, Wheelwrights Arms is the perfect choice for those looking for authentic British cuisine, with classic gourmet dishes such as fish & chips, butternut squash and sticky toffee pudding.
Address: Church Lane, Monkton Combe, BA2 7HB
Phone: +44 (0)1225 722287
savoury Indian: the eastern eye
The Eastern Eye is located in a pretty Georgian Townhouse that dates back to 1824 and serves the best of classic Indian dishes. Guests love the charming interior with impressive murals, friendly atmosphere and delightful service. The Eastern Eye was named Best Indian Restaurant in the Bath 2014 Good Food Award and is one of Tourist England’s best restaurants in Bath 2016.
Address: 8A Quiet Street, BATH, BA1 2JS
Phone: +44 (0)1225 422323
Bath is a popular place to visit and is famous for its ancient Roman baths, pretty Georgian architecture as well as its great selection of restaurants and shops. Check out Tourist England’s accommodation page to find the best places to stay in the city or alternatively why not choose to take a tour to Bath, which can make for a fun and convenient way of exploring the city.