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Ora Et Labora

Closed Now: 10:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Open today: 10:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
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Wide selection of unique items from convents and monasteries across Europe

Went here in early June 2015, and loved the selection of beers and other items for sale. Came back... read more

Reviewed February 10, 2016
Meagan D
Seattle, Washington
Thanks, it was nice

Atmospheric music over dinner created an ambiance to rival that of Harry Potter at Hogwarts. Food... read more

Reviewed June 18, 2015
William G
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10 Feb 2016
“Wide selection of unique items from convents and monasteries across Europe”
16 Nov 2015
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3 Church Street, Bath BA1 1NL, England
+44 1225 481111
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Reviewed February 10, 2016

Went here in early June 2015, and loved the selection of beers and other items for sale. Came back the day after my first visit as they were having a special lunch event, and enjoyed a ploughmans' lunch type meal. Quality food and drink, and...More

Thank Meagan D
Reviewed November 16, 2015

This place would seem to be closed, empty inside and nothing on the door to indicate that it has moved. Very disappointing as I was given a voucher for a meal as a present here - which I think must have been issued shortly before...More

Thank SorefeetWestMidlands
Reviewed July 3, 2015

Very disappointing, Expected wider range of stock. One small room with limited stock. Good level of interest from one staff member in charge but nothing like the range inferred in previous reviews etc. Left feeling deflated and empty handed.

Thank GreavesManchester
Reviewed June 18, 2015

Atmospheric music over dinner created an ambiance to rival that of Harry Potter at Hogwarts. Food gave great insights into what the gentry were eating in medieval Bath. Drink was fine but dear. Cheers.

Thank William G
Reviewed June 4, 2015

If ever you are visiting Bath please make sure you visit Ora et Labora, particularly for the Medieval sample dinners. You are taken on a journey to the past. The food was amazing, the flavours divine and plenty of it. The owners are very enthusiastic...More

Thank Debra201506
Reviewed April 12, 2015

Can't recommend this highly enough as something different to do in Bath.The food was so different from what we eat now,but still very tasty.Hosts were very attentive and kind.We;ll try an evening session next time.

1  Thank paul007hale
Reviewed April 5, 2015 via mobile

Wow, what a fabulous find, one of the best things I've done on Bath, well done ladies, you made it so interesting and the tasting session was brilliant, thanks again, I'll be back. Ps the apple juice was delicious x

2  Thank Carol M
Reviewed March 18, 2015 via mobile

Very interesting nice lunch and Cheap I wasn't expecting much but they excelled themselves. Would highly recommend

1  Thank Matt W
Reviewed February 27, 2015

Interesting to look at the museumesque room and be told about the history and current abbeys. Lovely food and friendly staff, wouldn't feed a hungry person though!

Thank Calellabelle
Reviewed February 18, 2015

Went today with two children aged 8 and 4. They had a lovely time doing brass rubbing, making lavender bags and wax candles and writing with a quill and ink. The activities took about an hour and someone was guiding them all the time and...More

Thank Rachel C
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June 17, 2015|
Response from Joanna M | Property representative |
Hello - Medieval Suppers are for group bookings of 10 or more people - they are priced at £12.50 each. If you are booking individually, perhaps you would prefer to join us for a Medieval Lunch @£10 per person - available... More