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“Cosy and Provides Good Pub Food”
Review of The Ale House

The Ale House
Ranked #3 of 4 Bars & Pubs in Bath
Certificate of Excellence
Dining options: After-hours
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Dining options: After-hours
Reviewed 13 August 2015

It was the first time I'd visited a pub in Bath; and living in a City with numerous excellent, old, historic and traditional pubs, my standard is quite high. It's the sort of place one could sit and relax for a while, despite the constant coming and going, and watch the regular, ordinary locals and variety of tourists pop in. The staff were professional and polite enough. Didn't wait very long for our fish and chips - generous portions and the fish was enormous, but not sure the chips were 'home' prepared ones, and although the tartar sauce came in little dishes, the mayonnaise I requested was a bottle of cheap corner shop brand. Some people tucked into pies that looked even more appetising. The price was average for a pub, although some nearby are a lot more. Didn't have an alcoholic drink. Would recommend.

Date of visit: August 2015
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1  Thank Birbeck54
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Reviewed 31 July 2015 via mobile

Whenever in bath I always head here the place is always very friendly and gives you a feeling of being welcome
Unlike the large pubs owned by large brewery's this is a standalone gem
The food is fantastic the fish and chips better than any Resturant you can find for a fraction of the cost

They do a large range of beers and other drinks as well as having a great magic bar downstairs
So when in bath a visit is a must

Date of visit: July 2015
1  Thank Blackbess2
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Reviewed 8 July 2015

Excellent food, well presented and very tastefull. Very nice interior , and especially nice that one can try their own brews here. Their Gladiator ale was a favourite of mine. Strongly reckommend!

Date of visit: June 2015
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1  Thank MikaelS562
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Reviewed 6 July 2015

A party of 7 of us stopped off here for a quick drink before dinner. Managed to find a seat outside; the interior is very small but the outside space more than double the amount of available seating. The beer selection is very, very good and staff are happy for you to have a little taste before making your choice.

Date of visit: July 2015
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Thank Caroline G
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Reviewed 2 July 2015

Great beer, and outside seating which was great for a warm evening, as quite small inside.
Was going to eat there, only to find they stopped serving food at 18.00!
We will return to eat tomorrow as we sat with a couple who recommended the food and who eat there regularly.

Date of visit: July 2015
Thank PandPC
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