You've spent the day wandering Bath's beautiful streets, and now it's time to hunker down for something to eat. From the best in handmade pizzas to some of the most renowned craft beer in the business, The Stable is the perfect stop-off.
Pubs in Bath
Beloved boozers, Bath is positively brimming with them. From old classics and craft beer laced newbies, to gastro havens and hot-to-trot trendies, you don't have a beautiful city like Bath without some incredible pubs in tow. Check out our recommendations for the best bars in Bath and enjoy some of the best craft ale, lager and pub grub in the business. Oh, and their beer gardens? Take a good ol' gander for yourself.....
A brilliant boozer with beers and burgers to their name, The Cork is one of the best pubs in Bath with good reason. Not only modest, humble, laid-back and cool, The Cork promises classic cocktails and an outdoor terrace to boot.
Bath Brew House is a haven for all hop loving creatures and laid-back loungers. Brimming with shabby countryside charm right down from the word leather furnishings to the reclaimed oak barrel tables or steel cask stools, Bath Brew House offers up cosy kitsch vibes with a fairy lit garden terrace primed for summer drinking escapades. Settle down with pints of small and local brewery labels as well as delicious pub grubs.
A beautiful, traditional pub at the heart of historic Bath, The Crystal Palace is one of the city's true gems. Just metres from the Roman Baths, the pub is a historic landmark in itself – a Grade II listed building that makes a special setting for dinner or drinks all year round.
Overlooking the city's famous weir since 1809, The Boater has seen many a face, but ever retains its stunning Georgian facade. Brimming with vintage trinkets, many a homage to nautical nooks and pub grub a plenty, this Fullers favourite promises British dishes, ales the likes of London Pride, Oliver's Island and much, much more.
Another Fullers favourite in Bath, The Huntsman is a must-try destination for those that like their evenings with a classic dose of British boozing. Whether you're hunkered down by one of their roaring fires with a pint of London Pride, or tucking into their gastro inspired menu in the dining room, The Huntsman is a lush example of great pubs in Bath.
This gorgeous hangout is not only located in one of Bath's prettiest areas, but also serves up delicious small plat that are sure to please everyone. With its elegant yet informal feel, the pub boasts a cosy downstairs lounge complete with low armchairs and sofas, perfect for winter snuggling.
Head to the gorgeous Comptoir+Cuisine later this month where they're throwing one hell of a brunch. Chow down on four luxury courses of fine fare, accompanied by a chilled glass of hand-picked, premium Champagne to wash it all down.
Winner of the CAMRA Bath & Borders Pub of the Year 2014 award, The Bell Inn is quite the pubbing playground, notorious for it's always packed rosta of live musical events, open mic nights and vinyl DJ nights. Playing a mix of jazz, blues and folk music The Bell Inn is the perfect spot for some week day fun or weekend frivolities.
One of Bath's prettiest offerings on the pub front, this charming watering hole is more than just punters looking for pints as it fronts delicious locally-sourced dishes, refreshing cocktails and bright, open interiors.