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Aqua Restaurant & Bar - Bath

88 Walcot Street, Bath BA1 5BD, England
+44 1225 471371
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Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pork cheeks” (38 reviews)
“spaghetti” (17 reviews)
“steak” (61 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Mediterranean, European, British, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
88 Walcot Street, Bath BA1 5BD, England
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Reviewed September 11, 2018 via mobile

I have been a handful of times in the last few years mostly for work dos, but once socially. Everytime the food is fine, but disappointing. Service is good, but there are better Italian restaurants in Bath, though there are some worse ones as well.

Thank Dominic D
Reviewed September 9, 2018

Arrived in Bath, for a long weekend, and wanted to go somewhere nice for our first dinner. Did a search on Google and this was one of the recommended restaurants. We were not disappointed! We sat outside, on the pavement, so could watch the world...More

Thank HIS88
Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

Stumbled across this place on our pilgrimage from our hotel. So glad we did and such a shame we only had lunch. What a beautiful restaurant and friendly service. We have a main and started for £11!!!!! How can you go wrong and the food...More

Thank Jet_settersBedford
AquaBath, General Manager at Aqua Restaurant & Bar - Bath, responded to this reviewResponded September 4, 2018

Dear Jet_settersBedford, Thank you so much for your fantastic review! Our lunch and early dinner menu is very popular and we are happy that you enjoyed it as much as everyone else! There is a wonderful atmosphere in the evenings, and we hope to see...More

Reviewed September 1, 2018 via mobile

Great menu, plenty of choice, friendly staff , we went back I the morning for a fantastic egg benedict before our journey home x

Thank Dafydd E
AquaBath, General Manager at Aqua Restaurant & Bar - Bath, responded to this reviewResponded September 4, 2018

Dear Dafydd E, Thank you for leaving us such a lovely review! I am so pleased that you enjoyed your experience with us so much you popped in the next day before going home! We will hopefully see you again soon! The Bath Aqua team

Reviewed August 31, 2018 via mobile

Popped in to Aqua for a late lunch on our first day visiting Bath. To be honest we almost walked past but we were hungry and my wife’s had a look at the menu and suggested here. Good move! The service was very friendly and...More

Thank DarrenL794
AquaBath, General Manager at Aqua Restaurant & Bar - Bath, responded to this reviewResponded September 4, 2018

Dear Darren L Thank you so much for leaving us such a great review! Our lunch menu is very popular and everyone seems to enjoy it, I am glad that this is reflected in your experience with us! We hope to see you again soon!...More

Reviewed August 25, 2018

Despite living near Bath for 12 years this is the first time we have ventured into Bath’s “Boho” area in “Walcott Street”. The building has a lovely vaulted ceiling and is laid out with a full bar at one end and a Brasserie feel in...More

Thank Neil M
AquaBath, General Manager at Aqua Restaurant & Bar - Bath, responded to this reviewResponded August 27, 2018

Dear Neil M, Thank you for leaving us such a lovely review! I am so glad that you enjoyed your food so much and that you were rightfully recommended the Grillo, it is one of our new wines and is most definitely a favourite! Hopefully...More

Reviewed August 20, 2018

Had a great lunch at a very reasonable price. The service was faultless and attentive. Relaxing atmosphere which was great to catch up with fiends. Highly recommended. The

Thank Keith M
AquaBath, General Manager at Aqua Restaurant & Bar - Bath, responded to this reviewResponded August 27, 2018

Dear Keith M, Thank you for leaving us such a good review! We pride ourselves on our service here at Aqua and enjoy interacting with our customers! Hopefully see you again soon! The Bath Aqua team.

Reviewed August 20, 2018

I had a midweek lunch with excellent food, service and remarkably cheap prices. A 3 course lunch for £14 per head in central Bath is a really good find. I was completely stuffed after arancini, slow roasted pork belly and a lemon posset. All dishes...More

Thank Paul L
AquaBath, General Manager at Aqua Restaurant & Bar - Bath, responded to this reviewResponded August 27, 2018

Dear Paul L, Thank you for such a glowing review! Our 2 and 3 course menu is very popular and we are glad that you enjoyed it so much! We look forward to seeing you soon! The Bath Aqua team.

Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

We visited for a meal whilst in Bath for the weekend . Absolutely delicious meal , I had Sea Bass followed by Lemon Posset , well worth a visit if you are in Bath

Thank BeachbabeDerby
AquaBath, General Manager at Aqua Restaurant & Bar - Bath, responded to this reviewResponded August 27, 2018

Dear BeachbabeDerby Thank for such a great review! We do enjoy having hen parties in over the weekend! Hopefully see you again soon, The Bath Aqua team.

Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

We celebrated Mum’s birthday with Sunday lunch. The building and the decor were stunning and the atmosphere was welcoming and relaxed. There were six of us - all with quite different likes and dislikes - and we all found dishes that appealed to us. The...More

Thank JackieAin
AquaBath, General Manager at Aqua Restaurant & Bar - Bath, responded to this reviewResponded August 27, 2018

Dear JackieAin Thank you for your lovely review! I am so glad that all of your party had such a good time and the celebration for your mum's birthday was such a success! Having our tomato sauce compared to your Italian neighbour's is a huge...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$14 - US$32
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
8:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Monday
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Tuesday
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Wednesday
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Thursday
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Friday
9:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Saturday
8:30 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 88 Walcot Street, Bath BA1 5BD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Bath
  • Phone Number: +44 1225 471371
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Description
Housed in a spectacular former church house, the Aqua Restaurant and Bar is considered one of Bath’s finest Arts and Crafts buildings. The main dining area, gallery and alfresco courtyard provide a theatrical backdrop for the modern European cuisine. Aqua Italia cites a range of Mediterranean influences.In–the-know foodies have long been flocking to Aqua restaurant and bar to enjoy locally sourced produce, Italian coffee, continental beers, Prosecco and Bellini cocktails.
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