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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” (25 reviews)
“banoffee pie” (13 reviews)
“wild boar” (7 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
2 Margarets Buildings, Bath BA1 2LP, England
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1 - 10 of 657 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

A really nice relaxed meal, wonderful food and great wine. The Staff were friendly, polite and helpfull. I would defintely return on out next trip to Bath.

Thank Colin B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We brought our family here (4 children) on holiday for lunch and had a great time. The waiter was very accommodating, and the food was excellent. I would not recommend splitting portions, as two of my children split the lasagna, but it was so good...More

Thank Steve M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It is a must to visit here! The food is amazing and it's a cosy, charming, authentic place. I had lasagne and Wow is was soooo good and the banoffie pie yum yum yum. Now I'll just about it until my next visit.

Thank BecHappy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very rustic/ authentic, hearty homecooked Italian food. Friendly service with just the right balance of attentiveness and being left to own devices. Good wine options. There's a few tables outdoors, plus some upstairs and a few underground. I had delicious chicken with rich creamy sauce...More

Thank HSRG
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a delightful dinner here a few nights ago. The host/owner was very welcoming and gracious. We sat downstairs in a cozy room that was quieter than upstairs. Very nice! I had a duck ragout on fettuccine which was excellent. My husband had chicken...More

Thank me49
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Quaint location, nice surroundings. Looks very small from the outside but there is a downstairs area.

Thank echcam
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Set on a small side street in Baths city centre, this restaurant is a hidden little gem. Tucked away, it has a lovely rustic charm. This family run restaurant serves everything typical for an authentic Italian family meal. Crusty freshly baked bread with olive oil...More

Thank Chris D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went here with our local family, a really quaint restaurant and lovely feel. The menu is a little small, but they do have specials on and the wine list is suitably Italian. It's also a master stroke that they get so many covers out of...More

Thank Bumble1980
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came here based on the Trip advisor reviews and were expecting so much. Our starters were quite nice but our mains came and they were all too salty especially the fettucine and the sea bream dish from the day special menu. We complained to...More

Thank Kaira C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is brilliant! We sat outside for an early dinner and we weren't disappointed. We had antipasto and bruschetta to start with, then the special recipe lasagne and arrabbiata to follow. Having lived in Italy I can safely say that it felt like I...More

Thank Georgina L
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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
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  • Value
Average prices
USD 22 - USD 86
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
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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