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No. 5 BISTRO - CLOSED

5 Argyle Street, Bath BA2 4BA, England
01225-44-44-99
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Overview
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good26%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
24 Sep 2014
“Nice little restaurant”
23 Sep 2014
“Good service but food not up to standard”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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French, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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5 Argyle Street, Bath BA2 4BA, England
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1 - 10 of 153 reviews

Reviewed 24 September 2014

We went on a Tuesday, when the jazz band were playing. The meal was nice, some classic French food on offer, and well presented. We thought the atmosphere was lacking a little, but then its midweek, so could be better at weekends? I would go...More

1  Thank Big_Nick_H
Reviewed 23 September 2014

Booked last minute and was shown to a nice table at front of restaurant we all ordered the scallops as a starter but when they arrived overcooked and dry as well as being the smallest scallops I seen could not eat them so sent them...More

Thank phillip r
Reviewed 19 September 2014

My partner works in France so very used to eating 'French'. Really good food and atmosphere. Only disappointment was no French cheese on dessert menu.

Thank Lisa442
Reviewed 18 September 2014 via mobile

I loved this place, great food, attentive service and was pleasantly surprised. Even my partner, ( who is a chef and normally very critical) loved the food. Very impressed.

1  Thank SteffiThompson
Reviewed 14 September 2014

A little off the main buzz of the town this restaurant advertises itself as 'French and Mediterranean cuisine' and it is true to itself. Efficient friendly service good freshly prepared food and French music playing in the background.

1  Thank Tricia F
Reviewed 12 September 2014

Service was tip top. The food very French provincial. Music could have been the cafe de Paris/ hot 5 allowing that there were just 3 and the guitarist had two too many fingers. Only slight prob was the servings were too large. Loved it.

1  Thank John4bwfc
Reviewed 6 September 2014

We thoroughly enjoyed our evening here. Attentive, charming staff, a comfortable cosy atmosphere and the best food we've had in some time. The goat's cheese salad was so fresh and both the sea bass and the venison cooked perfectly. If this weren't enough we were...More

1  Thank HipAitch
Reviewed 29 August 2014

Nice quaint French restaurant. The food was excellant and they have live music a couple nights a week.

1  Thank FunSeekerGA
Reviewed 28 August 2014

Lovely setting and a great atmosphere- cosy but light and airy with enough space between the table for privacy. Service was excellent - knowledgeable and attentive staff. The food was superb - king prawns, scallops, sea bass and coq au vin all highly recommended -...More

1  Thank Sarah L
Reviewed 26 August 2014

My wife and me dined here few days ago. Restaurant was packed, but service was quick and very helpful. Food was absolutely delicious and beautifully presented. We had pork belly and duck - it was very good choice. We spend here wonderful time and strongly...More

1  Thank Matt B
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  • Address: 5 Argyle Street, Bath BA2 4BA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Bath
  • Phone Number: 01225-44-44-99
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