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Sam Wellers

#115 of 422 Restaurants in Bath
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Bar, British, Pub
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13-14 Upper Borough Walls, Bath BA1 1RH, England
+44 1225 474910
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Doha, Qatar
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161 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This typical british pub is a little gem. It has a good range of beers and was ideal for a swift half pint to break up our sight seeing. The man who served us was very friendly and was happy to chat to us. I wish we had had more time as the menu looked very good also. Will definitely... More 

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Fredericksburg, Virginia
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The place to go for traditional pub food. Had the fisherman's pie special with a pint of Blackthorn cider. Delicious.

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Dudley, United Kingdom
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388 reviews
242 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 158 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After spending the day on the sightseeing bus and in Royal Victoria Park, we stopped here for a quick drink before heading back in to the city. Didn't have food, but the menu looked good and would be somewhere we'd go back to for a meal. The landlady was really nice and friendly and made everyone feel welcome. For the... More 

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Thank dramill
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived for an early lunch and was greeted by friendly staff behind the bar. Shown to the back part of the pub where there was plenty of spaces for us to sit. Fab 80s music playing at a good level, great ambiance. Yummy traditional pub food at reasonable prices, served quickly, good choice of food.

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West Country
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68 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

Lovely atmosphere, busy and the two male members of staff we saw were helpful and friendly. We had already eaten elsewhere earlier on, but the food we saw being served looked and smelled lovely. Will definitely stop for lunch next time we are in Bath.

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

It's been a month and some since visiting this establishment but I'm New to trip advisor and this visit was one I can't forget! After myself, two teenage children and husband had almost frozen to death going around the Christmas markets we past this busy pub on the way back to our hotel and we opted to have our dinner... More 

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Trowbridge, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2017

If you fancy some honest pub food that's great value then eat here. It's right in the middle of the High Street, so very convenient, the staff are very friendly and it has and olde worlde feel to the place, so nothing too pretentious.

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Thank Amanda H
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38 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

We were on a visit to Bath and looking for a place to eat when we came across this pub. On entry we were greeted by the bar staff and found a table to use. Our order was taken and the food came within a very short time, all appeared to be freshly prepared, rather than the usual chain pub... More 

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Frome
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143 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016

Found Sam Wellers and enticed inside by a local having a cigarette outside. Ordered a bottle of Shiraz and two steaks for myself and my friend, and it arrived quickly, well cooked and tasty. Had to fork up up front because the barmaid said no tabs were allowed around Christmas! Would probably have had an extra pint, coffee and sweet... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Lovely atmosphere and amazing food, I had peppered sailor steak and with stilton cheese and it was really tasty, cooked perfectly rare as I asked. My friends had a brie and tomato baguette and a new york chicken sandwich. Nice service, the barman was really pleasant and he let me try two red wine, really good shiraz btw. Definitely worth... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 15
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Free Wifi
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13-14 Upper Borough Walls, Bath BA1 1RH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Bath
  • Phone Number: +44 1225 474910

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?