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The Bridge Coffee Shop

17 Pulteney Bridge, Bath BA2 4AY, England
+44 1225 483339
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good38%
  • Average16%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible13%
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17 Pulteney Bridge, Bath BA2 4AY, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food quality was poor, soup cold, staff offered no apology, just ‘what do you want a refund?’, which makes me think it happens a lot. Coffee was poor, much better coffee to be found in Bath. Positives - the location is really good, view out...More

Thank Chrisbundell
Reviewed 1 week ago

We came here after our visit to the Roman Baths and had tea, separate pot each, and an enormous slice of cake each. The tea was was good and the cake very tasty and full of flavour. It was busy when we went at 3.30pm...More

Thank Wendysam26
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The English spirit of amateurism prevails here: it's all a bit hit or miss and I didn't have a great deal of confidence in the service. In the event it was okay as was the food (although definitely overpriced). Interestingly, when paying the young man...More

Thank beachcomber421
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Here is PROOF that SMALL is BEAUTIFUL the place may be SMALL but the FOOD + DRINKS are of the HIGHEST calibre the young ladies running this establishment on a very cold Sunday did an excellent job....even if the card reader failed If in town...More

Thank brian m
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A tiny cafe/Shop with wonderful views over the River but when we arrived at 3pm for tea we were told that they stopped serving crumpets and toasted tea cakes at 12noon Incredible- I tried to explain that crumpets and toasted tea cakes are served at...More

Thank Sparkling184
Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

We were looking for a little coffee stop after a chilled stroll round the city, the Window display of cakes and pastries looked great so we stopped in. We only intended on having coffee but saw the cream tea so topped up the order.... the...More

Thank Richard P
Reviewed 20 January 2018

I was able to snag a window seat which is what made my experience so special. I thought the coffee was very tasty and the sausage rolls just ok. Don't expect fabulous service since you order from a counter but to me the view and...More

Thank SuzAdventures
Reviewed 4 January 2018

A very small cafe with an excellent view of the water, if you can get one of those seats. The staff seemed a bit run down & I can't say I blame them -- we witnessed some pretty rude behaviour from some fellow diners, plus...More

1  Thank Jamie R
Reviewed 2 January 2018

It is an interesting arrangement for a café. There seem to be 2 sides to it. We went into the one at the end of the bridge. We were drawn in by the array of delicious looking cakes which were very similar to those sold...More

Thank mouseHerts
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

Don’t base your choice of venue on the view, as the experience did not match!!! Visited the end one of the two shops (NYE at 3.30pm), had to clear our own table (as did another customer), after ages standing waiting at the counter without any...More

Thank Kevin H
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  • Food
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Breakfast, Brunch
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Takeout, Seating
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  • Address: 17 Pulteney Bridge, Bath BA2 4AY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Bath
  • Phone Number: +44 1225 483339
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