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Society Cafe

4 Kingsmead Square, Bath BA1 2AB, England
+44 1225 442433
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4 Kingsmead Square, Bath BA1 2AB, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had to wait sometime before our order reached our table, but the staff were always smiling and friendly. We enjoyed our coffee and cake. Will recommend it.

Thank Marie W
Reviewed 31 October 2018

I've been visiting Society Cafe since it opened, going in most days whilst I worked in the city centre, on weekends whilst out cycling, and whenever I am back in Bath now I am no longer in the area, and it is consistently excellent. I'd...More

Thank davidcR2282QK
Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

I am not vegan but I very much enjoyed the vegan banana and choc chip cake! Coffee is excellent too would recommend a visit if you are in Bath.

1  Thank KateLeicestershire
Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

Had a really great double espresso and a cappuccino. Cakes all looked amazing. Friendly quick service too.

1  Thank Sonia W
Reviewed 4 October 2018

I popped in to have a coffee and catch up on emails. The wifi is very fast with lots of plugs to charge up on. The coffee i ordered was delicious, probably the best I have ever had. I usually have two sugars to take...More

1  Thank Thomas A
Reviewed 21 September 2018

The blonde girl that served us needs to attend a course in customer service - so rude and arrogant it's untrue! She was also rude about other customers to her colleague and everyone could hear what she was saying. She is giving a terrible image...More

1  Thank 90MikeH90
AJPCH, Owner at Society Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2018

Dear Mike, I am truly sorry that you had this experience. When I first read your review my stomach turned. This is the very very opposite of what we set out to achieve. We are incredibly careful to hire the sort of people who have...More

Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

Bath like other cities has seen in recent years an increase in the number of cafes and bars. In this square along, there are 3 places were you can have a cup of coffee or tea. We try this one, and we got a good...More

Thank 255marthapatriciad
Reviewed 28 August 2018

really cool place to hang out and read or work with good quality coffee. tough competition with other good indie coffee places nearby.

Thank lindapeason
Reviewed 17 August 2018

My mum and I had coffee here, outside, a couple of weeks ago while we were staying on a barge travelling up and down the Kennet and Avon canal. The coffee was DELICIOUS and the tea was pretty awesome too. Gently flavoured loose leaf tea...More

Thank catchjenny
Reviewed 14 August 2018

Lovely staff and very good coffee. Part of the thriving Kingsmead Square scene. Nice outdoor seating too

Thank paulost88
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17 February 2018|
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Rachael D
13 August 2015|
Response from AJPCH | Property representative |
We do indeed! We always have at least three freshly made GF cakes/slices available. At the moment we have caramel shortbread, chocolate brownie and lemon and polenta. Hope to welcome you soon!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
7:00 am - 6:30 pm
7:00 am - 6:30 pm
7:00 am - 6:30 pm
7:00 am - 6:30 pm
7:00 am - 6:30 pm
7:30 am - 6:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Kingsmead Square, Bath BA1 2AB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Bath
  • Phone Number: +44 1225 442433
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Society Cafe is a speciality Coffee House in the center of Bath. We always have our Single Estate House Espresso which changes seasonally as well as a Single Estate Guest Espresso that changes every couple of weeks. We use the aeropress for filter. We also specialise in high quality teas and hot chocolates.WIFI is fast and free with plenty of places to plug in laptops or charge phones. Large and varied areas of seating both upstairs and downstairs from bar seating to large tables as well as a large area of outside seating on the square. Free Daily newspapers.Large selection of sandwiches, cakes and pastries freshly made everyday.
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