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Rustico Bistro

2 Margarets Buildings, Bath BA1 2LP, England
+44 1225 310064
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“fettuccine” (26 reviews)
“banoffee pie” (10 reviews)
“garlic bread” (20 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
2 Margarets Buildings, Bath BA1 2LP, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago

A delight in every respect. Although the menu was not particularly extensive, there was enough choice, but the important thing is that every course either of us had was delicious and well prepared. This was accompanied by attentive service and a very pleasant ambiance. Thoroughly...More

Thank Lindenbowler
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We wandered down this lane looking for lunch. It doesn't open until 12 so we sat down about 10 minutes before to wait. The menu looked concise and reasonably priced. The service was excellent and we ordered the fettuccine rustico and 2 specials. Blackened ravioli...More

Thank Sandra D
Reviewed 1 week ago

A great recommendation from the hotel concierge this small and friendly restaurant offers straightforward, satisfying food beautifully executed in a trattoria environment. The lasagna was superb and the cheese plate spot on!

Thank Mike L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a great find. A gorgeous location just a stones throw from the Royal Crescent. Good service; friendly staff. The garlic bread was so good we ordered two portions! Would definitely recommend.

Thank Globe T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Small friendly restaurant (more space downstairs). Excellent pasta, great starter with wild mushrooms.

Thank Chris S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely and tiny restaurant between the Royal Crescent and Circus. Brothers own and run this wonderful Italian restaurant.

Thank Dana F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stunning family run Italian. Fresh cooked food, full of classic Italian flavour and just so yummy! Staff were attentive and happy to accommodate us on short notice ( we walked in 30 mins before they closed) couldn’t ask for more!

Thank Roshni S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

They are only open for a couple hours for lunch on a Saturday but we found a table for 5 and had an excellent lunch. I had the fried squid and it was incredibly puffy and wonderful. The wait staff was super friendly as well....More

Thank Hylocichla
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a wonderful pasta meal here in our first night in Bath. We sat right by the chef as he made every dish with fresh ingredients. I had the pasta special which was with lamb. It was delicious and the lamb was lean and tender....More

Thank Neil W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here tonight - fish cakes as appetizers, sea real grilled and steak with salad and frites, wine, grappa and Lemon sorbet. All perfectly delicious and attentive service, all on a back street in Bath! Loved watching the chef work with his sous chef...More

Thank LoriJamcan
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Jean J
28 May 2018|
Response from giovanni l | Reviewed this property |
Don’t think so, give them a call
Shirley C
26 July 2016|
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Response from NickMick_13 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the delay in replying it has a lovely atmosphere, not too moist
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 21 - USD 84
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:45 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:45 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:45 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:45 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:45 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:45 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Margarets Buildings, Bath BA1 2LP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Bath
  • Phone Number: +44 1225 310064
Traditional and authentic italian restaurant
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