Charmingly grandiose with its classic Georgian façade and tall ceilings, The Boater is a Bath city centre pub that's been anchored just along from the iconic Pulteney Bridge, and overlooking the city’s famous weir, since 1809. This elegant maritime-themed bar showcases a range of sumptuous food and drink to boot.

From its street-level boozer to the upstairs dining room and large garden, The Boater caters to every kind of punter. The wooden interiors are splashed with old seafaring jumble, while collections of attractive antiques lace the walls. To top it off? A dark and broody speakeasy in the cellar, which even showcases its own graffiti mural.

When it comes to food, The Boater continues to deliver. Not only do they have an outdoor kitchen whipping up a summer BBQ menu, but there's a full range of British classics inside too. Think fish finger butties, burgers and steak 'n' ale pies. Thanks to over thirty craft beers, this stunning spot is also a utopia for ale enthusiasts, so quench your thirst over some London Pride or Oliver’s Island.


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  • Disabled Toilets
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Day Open Close Notes
Monday 12:00 22:30
Tuesday 12:00 23:00
Wednesday 12:00 23:00
Thursday 12:00 23:00
Friday 12:00 23:00
Saturday 11:00 23:00
Sunday 12:00 22:00



Boater, 9, Argyle Street, BA2 4BQ


City Centre

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