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Rustico Bistro

2 Margarets Buildings, Bath BA1 2LP, England
+44 1225 310064
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“fettuccine” (27 reviews)
“banoffee pie” (10 reviews)
“garlic bread” (19 reviews)
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
2 Margarets Buildings, Bath BA1 2LP, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently visited Rustico and had a lovely time. Food is delicious, well-priced and authentic, and the service is great.

Thank AbiR503
Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant is tucked away in a side passage and does not look much from the outside. It is not highly publicised, and we really weren't expecting much: a simple and relaxed meal. As we entered, we were offered a warm welcome, and interesting menu,...More

Thank JLF-London
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a lovely evening with my family and my friends, family style restaurant with proper Italian food, all cooked fresh and you can see the chefs cooking😊 can’t wait to go back, by the way the wine was fantastic Nero d Avola.

Thank giovanni l
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Pasta tastes fresh, well cooked and bolognese was perfect. Fish just slightly over cooked, however salad fresh and well presented. They have some frequent/important diners whom they spent a lot of attention on. Service was very efficient and functional.

Thank Masrita I
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a fabulous restaurant. The food, the wine, the atmosphere and the service are all excellent without any reservation. We've been a number of times on visits to Bath and it's been 100% consistent for us.

Thank dkch2
Reviewed 6 February 2018 via mobile

Decent family restaurant. Service grown-up and efficient. Pork tenderloin, onglet and bruschetta all of good quality. Very good espresso. Around £35 per head with a good bottle of wine. Nothing to dislike, and plenty to appreciate.

Thank davidw187069
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

Very cosy and authentic Italian restaurant. The pastas were both outstanding, good size and a fair price. Excellent service and would definitely eat here again when I next return to Bath

Thank Jack M
Reviewed 27 January 2018

Small Bistro in pedestrian alley just on town side of Royal Crescent, with some outside tables. 10 minutes walk from City centre. Good atmosphere, good friendly service. Tried Gorgonzola Gnocchi and Salmon Penne special, both excellent. Will be back!

Thank PeterC777
Reviewed 15 January 2018

We made a special trip to Rustico Bistro for a light lunch. Our experience was disappointing when compared to all the great reviews listed. We must have been unlucky and found them on one of their 'off' days. We believe it was one of the...More

Thank psjrwells
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

Proper Italian food and good service. Quiet environment as there are not many tables. Not expensive. I definitely recommend it.

Thank Claudio D
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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
Jackie G
26 December 2014|
Response from Paddyo17 | Reviewed this property |
A Taxi would take you around 5-10 mins taking into account traffic, as for walking it is a pleasant 15 mins walk through the centre of Bath
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 22 - USD 89
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
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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