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Jimmy's Restaurant

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6-8 Dorchester Street | South Gate Shopping Centre, Bath BA1 1SS, England
+44 1225 426802
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 17:00
Closed now
All hours
Sun - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
Mon - Fri 12:00 - 16:00
Sat - Sun 12:00 - 17:00
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Salisbury, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ate here on a Friday evening. I am a big fan of these multi cuisine buffet restaurants. However, i must say this is one of the worst I have visited. Despite this, I found a small selection of food to be half decent. The food is mOre than edible across the spectrum and probably suitable for children. However, for... More 

Thank haryail
Rhos-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited with friends at the weekend. Service was good, and efficient. It suited us picking our own food and everything that each of us had we couldn't fault. Think a lot of people here expect full on service but it's a buffet style so it is what it is. Would eat there again

Thank Haz J
Swindon, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent value for money, dishes were hot and extremely tasty plenty of options to choose from, disappointing that sushi and dim sum not on at lunchtime but the flavours and food we did have certainly made up for it. Plates were always cleared promptly . Definitely visit again next time in bath. Senior meals are discounted as well so a... More 

Thank Maureen M
Bristol, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was so lovely but we waited ages for drinks for children. The cooked to order staff were unwelcoming and I felt bad asking for food to be cooked. The atmosphere was just lacking compared to other world buffets - I don't know what could have been done to help - maybe music etc but just not somewhere I... More 

Thank rachiew100
Yeovil, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Service good, glasses and cutlery needed attention, toilets were clean and attended too.. ( we always check out the wash rooms before eating. If unattended and grim we wouldn't eat! 🙄 Food was fresh, hot and average flavours for the price, wouldn't bother with the puddings but the fresh fruit was great! Suited us today and probably would go again.

1 Thank Billygoat1212
Bath, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Jimmy's is very popular at the weekend but much quieter Monday to Thursdays. The food is good but at times some dishes can be only luke warm. There is a lot of different dishes to choose from but you can just have tasters of them, if you are strong willed. The best dish, I think, is the choose yourself raw... More 

1 Thank judyh1794
Bath, United Kingdom
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251 reviews
154 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 136 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nothing fancy about this restaurant and service is average. Glasses weren't clean. We went for lunch and not all stations were open. All the stations where they cook the food in front if you were closed. Pizza was dry and overdone. Desserts were awful - stale cakes, ice cream had crunchy bits of ice in it, cold chocolate fountain -... More 

1 Thank Dingbat1982
Weston-super-Mare, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We walked in and I thought here we go this is gonna be a disaster, in all fairness all the food we had was very nice in flavour, I think worst for me was the service was rubbish, no clear instructions on how the place operated, staff were pretty rubbish apart from the odd one, that said I would go... More 

2 Thank John S
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went today (8th November) for lunch and all I can is that it was awful! Most of the food was not available, there were no clear signs of where to go for anything, the spring roles were soggy and they've stopped doing the really cool ice cream thing where they hammer in sweets for you. The staff were also... More 

1 Thank Emily W
Bath, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

We eat here quite a lot as there is always something that everyone will enjoy. It's a very busy restaurant where you can eat as much as you like for your money and it is well priced. It has to be said, many people do actually eat as much as they like!! They walk in, and roll out! Quite like... More 

1 Thank Marylin E

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$7 - US$15
Chinese, Indian, European, Asian, Halal, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Buffet
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 17:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 16:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 16:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 16:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 16:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 16:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6-8 Dorchester Street | South Gate Shopping Centre, Bath BA1 1SS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Bath
  • Phone Number: +44 1225 426802
EAT YOUR WAY AROUND THE WORLD When you arrive at JIMMY’S, you’ll be shown to your table, and drinks order will be taken. If you’re a first timer you’ll have the concept explained to you. Jimmy’s is an ‘All You Can Eat Buffet’ with all your favourite foods from around the world; Chinese, Indian, Mexican, Italian, and there’s also a selection of salads & don’t forget to leave room for dessert. There are LIVE STATIONS with chefs who will cook food to order, including 'mix your own ice cream'. So, all you do is visit the buffet & fill your plate.

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