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The Kilted Chef - CLOSED

7A Kingsmead Square, Bath BA1 2AB, England
+44 1225 466688
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good13%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
16 Jun 2014
“Style wins over Substance”
16 Jun 2014
“Really enjoyable evening”
Restaurant Hours Closed
7A Kingsmead Square, Bath BA1 2AB, England
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Reviewed June 16, 2014

Disappointing meal. I doubt if the kilted chef himself was in the kitchen the evening I visited the Bath basement restaurant. This was to be a birthday treat, I didn’t know the restaurant as I don’t live in Bath but the interesting menu promised great...More

1  Thank jennib3889
Reviewed June 16, 2014

Booked a table here for a weekend away in Bath based on previous reviews and wasn't disappointed - service was excellent and food was delicious. Nice to go somewhere independent and interesting - was spoilt for choice menu-wise and we were really well looked after...More

Thank howmanysmiths
Reviewed June 12, 2014

I dined here recently on recommendation for a business lunch. I couldn't have been more impressed, more importantly neither could my associate. We were well looked after by a young but professional waiter, with nothing being too much trouble. Presented with perfection and a exemplary...More

Thank Fiona N
Reviewed June 10, 2014

A group of us dined here a while ago and had high expectations after reading the menu. Although it wasn't terrible it did lack in certain areas. The service was hit and miss, with the odd things like not being able to have coffee at...More

3  Thank Reviewer660
Reviewed June 7, 2014

Took some friends out for special meal, booked for a la carte menu Wrong menus initially No butter with bread, Wrong dish served Later no biscuits with cheese, Credit card processor not working Bit like Fawlty Towers. However presentation excellent but food lacked that extra...More

3  Thank OnslowBath
Reviewed June 7, 2014

I found the Kilted Chef by chance on the internet and boy were we glad we did. The service and food was amazing. The staff were among the most attentive we have ever had, in particular the maître d' who went out of his way...More

1  Thank Simon C
Reviewed June 5, 2014

Had a fantastic evening at The Kilted Chef last night for our anniversary. Dougie, the kilted chef himself, made us a special array of desserts as a surprise. They were stunning. I started with Lemongrass and tarragon fish cakes and my husband had the Stir...More

Thank eandd_13
TheKiltedChef, Public Relations Manager at The Kilted Chef, responded to this reviewResponded June 8, 2014

It was lovely accommodating you for your anniversary meal. We are delighted that you had such a fantastic time and we look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed June 4, 2014

I dined at the kilted chef on Saturday last, the place was without any ambience whatsoever, better atmospheres in a dentists waiting room! Waited for almost half an hour untill we were given a menu. I chose the lamb dish, with an oxtail and kidney...More

1  Thank Elysilverfox
TheKiltedChef, Public Relations Manager at The Kilted Chef, responded to this reviewResponded June 5, 2014

The review before yours has been left by a diner on the same night and their experience was "perfect"! It just goes to show how subjective the whole experience of eating out can be! I am sorry that you did not enjoy your evening with...More

Reviewed June 1, 2014

We came away for a weekend in bath and found the restaurant on trip advisor. The staff were children who didn't have a clue about the food they were serving, or how to look after there customers. We were left and never asked was our...More

2  Thank Shemlock
TheKiltedChef, Public Relations Manager at The Kilted Chef, responded to this reviewResponded June 2, 2014

Thank you for your comments. You're observations are correct we do have a young member of staff who is part of our team. Regardless of age, colour or creed, we believe that if someone shows a commitment and willingness to learn then they deserve a...More

Reviewed June 1, 2014

The Kilted Chef is only two minutes from Theatre Royal and combined with trip to theatre completed a lovely day out. Pre theatre menu was interesting and good value. Enjoyed the mussels and pasta starter dish. Service was good. Found the repetitive background Kenny Gee...More

1  Thank iaingray
TheKiltedChef, Public Relations Manager at The Kilted Chef, responded to this reviewResponded June 2, 2014

We appreciate you taking the time to leave us your review not only on TripAdvisor but also on Twitter as well! We are delighted to hear that our pre-theatre menu complimented your trip to the theatre and it's great to know that you'll come and...More

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$19 - US$64
Good for
Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7A Kingsmead Square, Bath BA1 2AB, England (Formerly Kilted Chef)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Bath
  • Phone Number: +44 1225 466688
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The Kilted Chef is an independent restaurant in the centre of Bath, serving contemporary British food with a Scottish twist. Our warm and ambient dining facilities provide the perfect venue for a relaxed lunch or memorable dinner in the heart of Bath. All our dishes use only the finest ingredients whilst reflecting the varying seasons. Our set lunches and pre-theatre dishes offer particularly good value for money and we have received many favourable reviews of our A La Carte and bespoke taster menus which can be prepared on request.
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