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Rustico Bistro

2 Margarets Buildings, Bath BA1 2LP, England
+44 1225 310064
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2 Margarets Buildings, Bath BA1 2LP, England
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Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

I was here with 8 girls for a hen doo! The staff were so friendly and inviting. Lovely restaurant with lots of character & the food was fantastic!! Would definitely recommend a visit. I would love to go back!

Thank Jessica E
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

We went here to end an already perfect birthday.. and wow did it top it off!! Good atmosphere, amazing food and polite, welcoming and friendly staff.. would highly recommend to anyone!

Thank Lisa W
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

Had a wonderful meal there and a bottle of superb Italian red wine! The staff are relaxed, funny and friendly which makes the dining experience that much more enjoyable!

Thank kingfisherajh
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Found this restaurant on Trip Advisors. It came with high recommendation. We were not disappointed. I absolutely loved the lasagna. The staff was so courteous and friendly. They even helped me with my coat when we left. Classy place.

Thank CJpratt
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Sat outside and watch sun go down in charming little side street. We had the specials, delicious stuffed courgette, sea bass and fillet steak all cooked to perfection and delivered with great service, perfect.

Thank janePortsmouth
Reviewed 24 May 2017

We dined there earlier this week and had a really enjoyable evening. The food, cooked to perfection, is authentic Italian with dishes you wouldn't normally see on your average "Italian" restaurant menu. Service was great and prices reasonable too.

Thank WNF50
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

If you are dying for a pizza, I'm sorry but this is not your place! Only if you want to experience great Italian food then you have to pop in. This is a small, cosy Italian bistro with a great atmosphere. There's a delicious menu...More

Thank OlgaAlegria
Reviewed 21 May 2017

Myself and my partner were having an overnight stay in Bath to celebrate his birthday when we stumbled upon this Italian gem. We were so pleased that we did, as we had the most enjoyable evening, in a beautiful homely restaurant. The staff were all...More

Thank umartin2017
Reviewed 21 May 2017

After a night of music enjoying the Bath festival, what a fabulous city Bath is, we walked along St Margaret's buildings and chatted to one of the staff outside Rustico which enticed us to go into the resturant and enjoy a light supper of pasta...More

Thank rkyme
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

We went here based on the excellent reviews on Trip Advisor. Sadly it did not live up to the reviews. Small it is. Cosy and intimate it is not. On entering it looks lovely, and yes cosy but if like us you are seated in...More

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Shirley C
25 July 2016|
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Response from NickMick_13 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the delay in replying it has a lovely atmosphere, not too moist
Jackie G
25 December 2014|
Response from Paddyo17 | Reviewed this property |
A Taxi would take you around 5-10 mins taking into account traffic, as for walking it is a pleasant 15 mins walk through the centre of Bath
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$84
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
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12:00 - 14:30
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12:00 - 14:30
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Margarets Buildings, Bath BA1 2LP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Bath
  • Phone Number: +44 1225 310064
Traditional and authentic italian restaurant
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