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8 St James Street, Bath BA1 2TW, England
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9:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Sat 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch

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  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 stars
Marvelous!

We have been traveling for 3 weeks and discovered this amazing takeaway a block from our rental. The food is locally sourced, lovingly prepared, and ready to go home and pop into the oven. We have had moussaka, Italian meatballs, beef bourgonoine, lamb Josh rogan, and potatoes dauphinoise. The... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 6, 2014
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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87 reviews 87 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

We have been traveling for 3 weeks and discovered this amazing takeaway a block from our rental. The food is locally sourced, lovingly prepared, and ready to go home and pop into the oven. We have had moussaka, Italian meatballs, beef bourgonoine, lamb Josh rogan, and potatoes dauphinoise. The prices are reasonable - 7 to 9 GBP for a serving... More 

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Bath, United Kingdom
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30 reviews 30 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

Having visited Cavendish Cooks multiple times, it's safe to say, it's amazing. The food is to die for, Nancy and Rebecca are quite simply, the best cooks about Bath! Great to just pop in and pick up a homemade treat for dinner/cheat at a dinner party! No one would know it's that amazing.

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Bath, United Kingdom
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33 reviews 33 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2013

Gorgeous little kitchen with scrummy homemade comfort food cooked to perfection. Two very talented ladies at work here and I love the fact that I can pick up their meals from their shop freezer and take them home to cook if I'm feeling too lazy too cook -very indulgent! Favourite dishes of mine include their lamb tagine and sticky toffee... More 

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Bath, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2012

We bought several of Cavendish Cooks' take-away vegetarian meals (for a much needed lazy weekend) and have to say that we were very impressed with each of them, price wise they were very reasonable for such good quality and each meal was simply delicious! We do eat fish too, so will be trying out a few of the other lines... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2012

Sadly, the drop-in lunches aren't happening any more, but the lovely food is still available for you to buy and eat at home.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2012

I dropped in for a 'what's cooking' lunch - lovely tasty food on a cold winter's day with care taken over the accompanying vegetables. I could only have wished some of the others eating at the long tables had been a bit more sociable - they appeared not very different from me, but never even acknowledged my presence! I'm not... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2012

Having followed Cavendish on Twitter simply because I loved the concept, it took me an embarrassingly long time (and almost a parking ticket thanks to road works) to finally try them out. But I wasn't disappointed. Opting for their truly delicious home cooked lasagne for my Valentine's night off cooking, I could not have been more pleased. A sumptuous, filling... More 

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Bath, United Kingdom
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16 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2012

we have all become accustomed to judging food by the highest standards of cuisine with the celebrity chefs and all the programmes associated with them. Here, in one of the quietest trading streets in Bath, those standards have been brought to reality. This reviewer is local, knows this area well, and knows a winning concept has been born after years... More 

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Maidstone, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2011

I am so pleased that Trip Advisor have at last checked out Cavendish Cooks so I can review it. Here goes - We stumbled across this restaurant on a short stay in Bath, we couldn't belive the board that said "Come inside and enjoy our Boeuf Bourguignon or Coq au Vin with crusty bread and a glass of house wine... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 8 St James Street, Bath BA1 2TW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Bath

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian, French, European
Open Hours
Monday
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 4:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?