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The Circus Restaurant

34 Brock Street, Bath BA1 2LN, England
+44 1225 466020
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“ceviche” (22 reviews)
“steak” (129 reviews)
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Open Now
10:00 - 23:30All hours
European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
34 Brock Street, Bath BA1 2LN, England
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Reviewed yesterday

What a find this restaurant is. I can't rate it highly enough, because the food and drink are superb in every way. It's located in a Georgian building on the ground and lower ground floors and decorated in funky green, with striking eclectic art on...More

Thank KevinHorlock
Reviewed 2 days ago

Small but with lots to offer, we enjoyed everything here - ambiance, cocktails, varied menu, good wine list, all delivered with friendly efficient service. Elegant but easy-going and relaxed atmosphere. We all enjoyed each of our dishes. We felt as though we got good value...More

Thank KeithBarbados
Reviewed 2 days ago

The Circus is a delightful restaurant with a distinctive menu using local and good quality ingredients. The ambience is modern and is pleasant in summer, and would be cosy in winter. We weer seated downstairs which felt less frenetic. I had a mackerel tataki starter...More

Thank mikeyp3
Reviewed 5 days ago

The venue itself is lovely, we were seated downstairs which was really beautifully furnished and cosy. I had the beef which was absolutely stunning, cooked to perfection and so tasty, and my boyfriend had the lamb which was delicious too. The staff were friendly and...More

Thank candice25360
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here based on the reviews and wasn't disappointed.It was for a 50th birthday meal and was important it was right . Everyone 's food was excellent as was every course we had including the desserts . So often in these places ,someone is disappointed,but...More

Thank alice_wood
eatyourgreens, Owner at The Circus Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you very much for your lovely review of The Circus and the 50th birthday party. We're so glad you all enjoyed it and thought it was worth it! Thanks again

Reviewed 1 week ago

We were walking past and saw all the publicity about the restaurant in the Times Guide to secret restaurants and were intrigued. Although it was busy, we managed to book a table a little earlier than we'd normally eat, but it was certainly worth any...More

1  Thank Victoria C
eatyourgreens, Owner at The Circus Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you so very much for your kind review of The Circus Restaurant we really appreciate it.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Last night my wife and I visited the circus restaurant in Bath, we had an absolutely fantastic meal in a wonderful setting,with charming staff. Both our starters and main courses were first rate, and we are able to get half bottles of white and red...More

Thank Will C
eatyourgreens, Owner at The Circus Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you very much for your kind words about us at The Circus Restaurant. We really appreciate them

Reviewed 1 week ago

We originally wanted to just sit down and have some tea and refreshments, but the restaurant was serving lunch at the time, so we decided to order some light meals. To our surprise, the food was amazing and the service was top notch. We did...More

2  Thank Tim C
eatyourgreens, Owner at The Circus Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

We're really glad you had a nice "surprise" lunch at The Circus. Thank you very much for your positive comments and your kind recommendation

Reviewed 1 week ago

We went there for a quick break, only had tea and cake. The staff were really friendly, the slice of cake was huge (the two of couldn't finish it), and it tasted great!

Thank Hasti48
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a very good experience at The Circus in Bath. Together with our 3 children (including a baby), we got a table downstairs. Nice twist in the food, well accepted by the kids!

Thank DVPBruges
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Marian B
4 December 2016|
Response from eatyourgreens | Property representative |
I'm afraid we aren't open on Sundays but we open all the rest of the week and we are within walking distance of The Gainsborough Hotel. Just to advise you in case you are coming to Bath soon, we shut for our annual staff... More
9 November 2016|
Response from eatyourgreens | Property representative |
Yes we certainly can we have an allergens menu set up but do say what your needs are when you make a reservation. We look forward to seeing you
8 November 2016|
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Response from eatyourgreens | Property representative |
Good evening, it would take 3 minutes to walk to us from The Royal Crescent Hotel. If you would like to come to us please ring us on 01225 466020 to make a reservation as we are quite a small restaurant and do get booked up... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$23 - US$30
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 34 Brock Street, Bath BA1 2LN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Bath
  • Phone Number: +44 1225 466020
Small, busy, much admired, family-run restaurant; serving seasonal, locally sourced, freshly cooked food; charming and welcoming staff; sensible and honest prices. Set in a fine Georgian house in Bath's most beautiful position - between The Circus and The Royal Crescent. Voted number 4 in the United Kingdom by The Times "Twenty secret restaurants that foodies love". Bookings advised.
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