We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Central Bar

10 Upper Borough Walls, Bath BA1 1RG, England
+44 1225 333939
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible19%
19 Apr 2015
“Very friendly service and a tasty cocktail too”
30 Mar 2015
“Reasonable cocktails, limited choice”
Open Now
All hours
CUISINES
Bar, European, British, Pub, Gastropub
PRICE
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
10 Upper Borough Walls, Bath BA1 1RG, England
Write a Review
Reviews (47)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 47 reviews

Reviewed 19 April 2015

We stopped off for a drink and found the bar staff very friendly and helpful. Good place to catch your breath while in Bath. Food seemed well presented, we didn't eat but watched others enjoy themselves. They made a good Cosmopolitan though!

Thank susan B
Reviewed 30 March 2015

Went here for cocktails only. Venue is great. The staff are friendly and happy to discuss types of cocktails available. Overall drinks were good and reasonable price. Only gripe was the fairly limited choice on the menu. Won't find a singapore sling, long island iced...More

1  Thank cibum_amo
Reviewed 29 March 2015

Called in here before dinner elsewhere on a Saturday night, so managed to get the place whilst it was fairly quiet. Chanced upon their 2 for 1 cocktail happy hour. Tried 3 different ones altogether and would heartily recommend the place - the cocktails certainly...More

Thank john h
Reviewed 9 March 2015

Had a fab time at The Central Bar as part of my friends hen weekend, Alex was briliant and coped well with our antics. We didn't stay on for more cocktails as we all felt a little older than the rest of the clientele there,...More

3  Thank Zara75O
Reviewed 24 November 2014

We popped in for lunch as the Menu looked lovely. We ordered a selection of small/started portions and a couple of salads, nothing complicated. Pretty much everything we ordered came out wrong, either the wrong size or the wrong dish. One of the dishes was...More

1  Thank FoodieTish
Reviewed 11 November 2014

I organised for a group of 11 of us to go to the cocktail making classes at Central Bar last Saturday. They were very accommodating to the pregnant ladies in our group and very generous with the alcohol measures for the bride. They even brought...More

1  Thank MaddyFraser1
Reviewed 29 September 2014

This place has to be compared to Tom Cruise's film Cocktail, it was fantastic, great service the Manager Gino was amazing he made sure all the girls were perfectly accommodated, good DJ and music. All 9 girls have equally said this had to be one...More

2  Thank Mrs K
Reviewed 24 September 2014

When your turfed out of the pubs but not yet finished. You will usually find this bar open and is a very central location.

Thank cliff337
Reviewed 6 August 2014 via mobile

I had searched TripAdvisor prior to visiting bath and found the reviews were great so we thought we would go along ! It was my sisters hen do and there was 11 of us . We had a fantastic evening , the bar staff were...More

Thank tsbrenchley
Reviewed 29 July 2014

We came here for the 2 for 1 cocktails with a Hen Party. Although by the time we got there the cocktails were limited but there was still something for everyone. The music was great and we stayed dancing and drinking until they closed at...More

Thank Heather A
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Jars Meze
394 reviews
.07 km away
Rosarios
397 reviews
.06 km away
Dough pizza restaurant
204 reviews
.07 km away
Old Green Tree
139 reviews
.07 km away
Nearby Attractions
Victoria Art Gallery
238 reviews
.11 km away
Bath Postal Museum
62 reviews
.07 km away
Minerva Magic Theatre
60 reviews
.00 km away
Bath Guildhall Market
21 reviews
.08 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Central Bar staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$6 - US$13
Cuisine
Bar, European, British, Pub, Gastropub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 02:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 02:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 02:00
Thursday
11:00 - 02:00
Friday
11:00 - 02:00
Saturday
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Upper Borough Walls, Bath BA1 1RG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Bath
  • Phone Number: +44 1225 333939
  • E-mail
Description
Wine, dine and recline at one of Bath's premier cocktail lounges. Join our professional mixologists to find the cocktail to suit your mood, from classic Martinis and Manhattans to Margaritas and Mimosas, as well as our own range of exclusive drinks.
Relax with us by day, and be sure to stay for the evening as we dim the lights, ignite the candles and welcome local musicians and DJs to our intimate venue to keep the party going all night long.
Hire our venue partially or exclusively for the ultimate custom party experience, catering to hen parties, birthdays, staff do's and so much more. Whatever your reason, our events managers will be there to talk one-on-one and find the tailor-made experience that's right for you.
Sign up for a cocktail masterclass and get shaking with our mixologists, or hire one of our exclusive lounge rooms for a more private experience. Our dedicated kitchen team are on hand to craft our gourmet canape selection, perfectly designed to pair with our freshest, fruitiest cocktails.
We look forward to welcoming you!
Central Bar
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing