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Rustico Bistro

2 Margarets Buildings, Bath BA1 2LP, England
+44 1225 310064
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Ranked #8 of 454 Restaurants in Bath
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $16 - $64
Cuisines: Italian
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Traditional and authentic italian restaurant
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Bath
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014 NEW

I had been wanting to try this place for a long while as I had always been rather fond of the predecessor restaurant there - a French bistro. We were having a little celebration before seeing our son off on a long trip and it was meant to be a little special. But it really, really wasn't. The ambience was... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014 NEW

We found this restaurant when we were last in Bath and came back again to eat whilst in Bath this weekend . Excellent food , excellent staff and service in a great atmosphere . Cannot recommend it highly enough

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Stafford, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014 NEW

The restaurant is a quaint, traditional and charming place. We discovered the restaurant on tripadvisor and thought to give it a go as fancied a really nice Italian meal. The staff were extremely friendly and offered to take our coats as soon as we entered the room. We were served with a jug of water as soon as we sat... More

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Bath, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

Italian - yes, really Italian. Small and intimate, that is to say not many tables and they are very close together but hey, the food is so damn good it doesn't really matter. Really enjoyed the meal. The fish and the meat were cooked to perfection. The fillet steak was particularly good. Service is not quick as the place is... More

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Bangkok, Thailand
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25 reviews 25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

We were on the way back from The Royal Crescent into the centre and found this small Italian restaurant on the close. It's almost 2pm - the closing time, but they cheerfully welcome us to lunch. I ordered special pasta of the day: fettuccine with swordfish and my girlfriend ordered classic spaghetti with anchovies and chilli. My dish was good,... More

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neyland
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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Booked Rustico when we visited Bath with friends and were not dissapointed, the staff were attentive without being obtrusive, the wine list was small but balanced in both price and selection. The food was first rate, well presented and delicious with some very nice specials. The only small criticism would be that the main courses came very quickly after the... More

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Bath, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Lovely place! Family run business with really really good food and traditional Italian service!Definitely recommend it. Great venue with a genuine service! A must try!

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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55 reviews 55 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

This restaurant is quite small so booking may be a good idea. The ground floor area in particular is tiny but the downstairs area is a bit bigger. We chose to sit downstairs rather than take a table right by the door. The menu is typically Italian and there is a reasonable, but not extensive, choice. Service was attentive and... More

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Bath, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

What more can I say - some of the most tasty Italian food we've tasted anywhere in the world. The Calamari was excellent - transporting us from a wet Bath evening to memories of dining out near Sorrento a few summers ago. Wonderful ambiance - friendly, easy going and unpressured for time. Small touches such as having (normal) water at... More

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Oxfordshire
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

We were lucky to get a table for two without booking. It was a very wet evening and we were feeling rather hungry.manyway, we were accommodated and served delicious Italian fare. The staff were most attentive.

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Additional Information about Rustico Bistro

Address: 2 Margarets Buildings, Bath BA1 2LP, England
Phone Number: +44 1225 310064
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Bath
Average Prices: USD 16 - 64
Cuisine: Italian

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