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The Circus Restaurant

34 Brock Street, Bath BA1 2LN, England
+44 1225 466020
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Overview
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“ceviche” (22 reviews)
“steak” (129 reviews)
“guinea fowl” (27 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 am - 11:30 pmAll hours
CUISINES
European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
34 Brock Street, Bath BA1 2LN, England
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1 - 10 of 1,749 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

We popped in here very late one evening after a book-signing at the nearby church. We were famished, and just wanted a quick bite... We received a warm and charming welcome from our young waiter and were settled at once at a little table with...More

Thank Caroline1651
eatyourgreens, Owner at The Circus Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your kind words. We're so glad you enjoyed your late night nibbles with us and that you will come again soon. Thanks again

Reviewed 4 days ago

What a find this restaurant is. I can't rate it highly enough, because the food and drink are superb in every way. It's located in a Georgian building on the ground and lower ground floors and decorated in funky green, with striking eclectic art on...More

Thank KevinHorlock
eatyourgreens, Owner at The Circus Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Gosh what a glowing report, I need to hire you as my PR manager! Thanks so much for your comprehensive and lovely feedback in every way. We look forward to your next visit to Bath in the near future

Reviewed 5 days ago

Small but with lots to offer, we enjoyed everything here - ambiance, cocktails, varied menu, good wine list, all delivered with friendly efficient service. Elegant but easy-going and relaxed atmosphere. We all enjoyed each of our dishes. We felt as though we got good value...More

Thank KeithBarbados
eatyourgreens, Owner at The Circus Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you very much for your positive feedback about The Circus Restaurant. We really value your comments and look forward to you coming again

Reviewed 5 days ago

The Circus is a delightful restaurant with a distinctive menu using local and good quality ingredients. The ambience is modern and is pleasant in summer, and would be cosy in winter. We weer seated downstairs which felt less frenetic. I had a mackerel tataki starter...More

Thank mikeyp3
eatyourgreens, Owner at The Circus Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you so very much for your lovely review of The Circus. We are so pleased you enjoyed your time with us.

Reviewed 1 week ago

The venue itself is lovely, we were seated downstairs which was really beautifully furnished and cosy. I had the beef which was absolutely stunning, cooked to perfection and so tasty, and my boyfriend had the lamb which was delicious too. The staff were friendly and...More

Thank candice25360
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here based on the reviews and wasn't disappointed.It was for a 50th birthday meal and was important it was right . Everyone 's food was excellent as was every course we had including the desserts . So often in these places ,someone is disappointed,but...More

Thank alice_wood
eatyourgreens, Owner at The Circus Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for your lovely review of The Circus and the 50th birthday party. We're so glad you all enjoyed it and thought it was worth it! Thanks again

Reviewed 1 week ago

We were walking past and saw all the publicity about the restaurant in the Times Guide to secret restaurants and were intrigued. Although it was busy, we managed to book a table a little earlier than we'd normally eat, but it was certainly worth any...More

1  Thank Victoria C
eatyourgreens, Owner at The Circus Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so very much for your kind review of The Circus Restaurant we really appreciate it.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Last night my wife and I visited the circus restaurant in Bath, we had an absolutely fantastic meal in a wonderful setting,with charming staff. Both our starters and main courses were first rate, and we are able to get half bottles of white and red...More

Thank Will C
eatyourgreens, Owner at The Circus Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for your kind words about us at The Circus Restaurant. We really appreciate them

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We originally wanted to just sit down and have some tea and refreshments, but the restaurant was serving lunch at the time, so we decided to order some light meals. To our surprise, the food was amazing and the service was top notch. We did...More

1  Thank Tim C
eatyourgreens, Owner at The Circus Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We're really glad you had a nice "surprise" lunch at The Circus. Thank you very much for your positive comments and your kind recommendation

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went there for a quick break, only had tea and cake. The staff were really friendly, the slice of cake was huge (the two of couldn't finish it), and it tasted great!

Thank Hasti48
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Marian B
December 4, 2016|
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Response from eatyourgreens | Property representative |
I'm afraid we aren't open on Sundays but we open all the rest of the week and we are within walking distance of The Gainsborough Hotel. Just to advise you in case you are coming to Bath soon, we shut for our annual staff... More
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DukeofNewYork
November 8, 2016|
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Response from eatyourgreens | Property representative |
Yes we certainly can we have an allergens menu set up but do say what your needs are when you make a reservation. We look forward to seeing you
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997Ellie21
November 7, 2016|
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Response from eatyourgreens | Property representative |
Good evening, it would take 3 minutes to walk to us from The Royal Crescent Hotel. If you would like to come to us please ring us on 01225 466020 to make a reservation as we are quite a small restaurant and do get booked up... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$23 - $30
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Romantic, Special occasions, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Monday
10:00 am - 11:30 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 11:30 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 11:30 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 11:30 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 11:30 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 34 Brock Street, Bath BA1 2LN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Bath
  • Phone Number: +44 1225 466020
Description
Small, busy, much admired, family-run restaurant; serving seasonal, locally sourced, freshly cooked food; charming and welcoming staff; sensible and honest prices. Set in a fine Georgian house in Bath's most beautiful position - between The Circus and The Royal Crescent. Voted number 4 in the United Kingdom by The Times "Twenty secret restaurants that foodies love". Bookings advised.
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