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Forester and Flower

) #229 of 423 Restaurants in Bath $$ - $$$ , British,
172 Bradford Road, Bath BA2 5BZ, England
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
Travelers talk about
“pudding” (5 reviews)
“bath centre” (3 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 pm - 3:00 pmAll hours
Bar, British, Pub
$$ - $$$
172 Bradford Road, Bath BA2 5BZ, England
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1 - 10 of 57 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

This pub manages to combine a relaxed atmosphere with good, reasonably priced food. The staff are friendly and welcoming and there is no electronic noise of any type.

Thank Richard S
Reviewed May 22, 2017

The two bar rooms are furnished with comfortable chairs, sofas, coffee tables, and interesting bric-a-brac. We arrived about 7pm for a drink and snack, and there was a nice atmosphere of people talking and a couple playing cards (I think there were other games available...More

Thank Dzrtman
Reviewed April 24, 2017

The restaurant had just opened for the evening when we arrived, very cheery greeting, service was warm and friendly. Best of all, the food was delicious, all three main meals were devoured, fish pie, lasagna, and chicken curry from the bar meals menu. Followed by...More

Thank JockyB
Reviewed April 7, 2017 via mobile

Really enjoyable stay in the Forester and Flower, very comfortable, clean and friendly. Superb breakfast even though it isn't full English! Thoroughly enjoyed our stay and will definitely return 👍🏻

Thank Michelle_and_julian
Reviewed March 26, 2017

I will never set foot in this place again! Booked for Sunday lunch and must have waited over hour and a half! Not enough staff, I believe one chef, two waitresses and one manager/owner? Who seemed happy to continue taking bookings. The manager applying her...More

Thank Helen B
Reviewed March 26, 2017

Normally we eat at the Cross Keys for Sunday Lunch but due to them being fully booked we decided to try the forester. On arrival the place is simply fabulous, great decor and a great welcome, however this is where the good points end. We...More

Thank anita h
Reviewed February 23, 2017

Very disappointing after a fish pie and a pint was sick for 24hrs Sorry but no stars from me! (I had to tap one star to submit this review) I won't be back The atmosphere was alright Shame about the food I didn't have to...More

Thank saywot
Reviewed February 19, 2017 via mobile

Quirky, eclectic decor (which I love!) and a cracking veggie roast lunch. My chap had the rump steak from the specials menu which he polished off - loving the red cabbage and parsnip rosti it was served with. I would have given this review 5...More

Thank Jeanette K
Reviewed January 12, 2017 via mobile

We embarked on a journey from London tow Manchester. Along the route, was to visit the beautiful roman Bath. A cosy place. There was a live music from the bar,genteel entertainment and not over bearing (prob only a guitar ensemble). We took for ourselves a...More

Thank Fairuz K
Reviewed December 4, 2016

Visited last night for a friends birthday meal, I have to say I was really looking forward to trying the "Slow cooked Ribs with BBQ sauce" which I ordered. I was very disappointed with what arrived on my plate, Slow cooked I don't think so!...More

Thank FoodieOfBath
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Mary C
July 2, 2017|
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Response from Michelle_and_julian | Reviewed this property |
They serve evening meals but I'm not sure about Sunday lunch sorry.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 172 Bradford Road, Bath BA2 5BZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Bath
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