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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)
“guinea fowl” (29 reviews)
“lemon sole” (33 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 AM - 11:30 PMAll hours
CUISINES
European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
34 Brock Street, Bath BA1 2LN, England
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11 - 20 of 1,820 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Great food an service and really central. Lovely atmosphere and staff were great. Food was really nice and well priced. There are tapes downstairs so don't be put off if it looks full

Thank Marymc65
Reviewed 1 week ago

Such a charming little restaurant. From the moment we arrived the staff made us feel special and welcome. Their menu is really interesting and changes every single month. I love this because nearly every restaurant nowadays boasts of having a seasonal menu, only to then...More

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

Thank you very much for your positive review of The Circus Restaurant. We're so glad that you enjoy our seasonally changing menu as we really do try to make the most of our wonderful larder and suppliers in the South West of England and reflect...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We were recently in Bath celebrating our twins' Birthday(s) & were so impressed with the airbnb that our daughter had booked for the occasion as well as the general friendliness of everyone we came across. She had booked a table at The Circus for 6...More

3  Thank Endeavour2017
eatyourgreens, Owner at The Circus Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We take any criticism of The Circus very seriously and I'm sorry that you feel so aggrieved and I want you to understand our side of the story. This matter could have been completely avoided if we had been forewarned of your bringing a cake...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

It probably is; or if not it soon will be. We come back to the Circus time and time again. Why? It's the kind of local restaurant people would give their eye teeth to have. I look forward to each month's menu; pausing on Brock...More

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

Thank you for your lovely review Bandolamant and for obviously being a regular at The Circus and appreciating our seasonal menu. We are nothing without our regulars. One thing we'd love to know is how we can improve in your eyes in order to get...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped in here for lunch during our overnight trip to Bath. I was impressed with the excellent service and tasty menu. £58 for two with wine, mains, salad , shared dessert and coffee was very reasonable. The reviews were on the mark with this...More

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

Thank you very much for your review of The Circus Restaurant. We appreciate your positive feedback and are glad you enjoyed your lunch with us

Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant sits conveniently between two of Bath's prime architectural attractions--The Royal Crescent and The Circus. The Circus Restaurant is not large so evening reservations are advisable. Once seated the service is low key, the choices not overwhelming but sufficient and the combinations of flavours...More

Thank Elizabeth118
eatyourgreens, Owner at The Circus Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your positive feedback about The Circus Restaurant Bath. We really value this and appreciate your taking the time to write to Trip Advisor

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My friend and I enjoyed a leisurely lunch with excellent service and delicious food. We were told that the food is freshly prepared so we would have to wait 30 minutes, which was fine, but it arrived sooner anyway. I had the guinea fowl and...More

Thank Felix1957xyz
eatyourgreens, Owner at The Circus Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for your very kind appraisal of The Circus Restaurant. We really appreciate it and look forward to seeing you again when you are next in Bath

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were taken here very recently and having read all the reviews ( as I invariably do!) I think I was expecting a little too much. Not that I was disappointed.....just a tad underwhelmed. The food was on the whole excellent with good portions. My...More

1  Thank NotLordPercy
eatyourgreens, Owner at The Circus Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your mainly good review of The Circus Restaurant. I agree that pricing should be relative to what you get in a restaurant and, because we use the best possible ingredients, cooking everything fresh to order, with top notch service, most people think...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It is a little minimal restaurant with excellent food and perfect service! We had muscles duck and deer and all the fishes were perfect! For these three dishes a bottle of house wine and a desert we spent 74 pounds, but it was good value...More

Thank kamari1053
eatyourgreens, Owner at The Circus Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

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

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I took some friends who were visiting Bath for an early supper having heard good things about this restaurant over the years. We were not disappointed, everything was excellent and I really appreciated the great service (I was a former silver service waiter back in...More

Thank BathLion
eatyourgreens, Owner at The Circus Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your lovely review and for your appreciation of attention to detail. It is always rewarding when someone who has been in the business gives you a pat on the back. Do come again soon

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zaperooz
August 12, 2017|
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Response from eatyourgreens | Property representative |
Hello, if you telephone the restaurant on 01225 466020 (we are closed on Sundays) they will be able to help you
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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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$24 - $30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Special occasions, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic, Families with children
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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