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The Bridge Coffee Shop

17 Pulteney Bridge, Bath BA2 4AY, England
+44 1225 483339
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good38%
  • Average16%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible13%
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17 Pulteney Bridge, Bath BA2 4AY, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I was able to snag a window seat which is what made my experience so special. I thought the coffee was very tasty and the sausage rolls just ok. Don't expect fabulous service since you order from a counter but to me the view and...More

Thank SuzAdventures
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A very small cafe with an excellent view of the water, if you can get one of those seats. The staff seemed a bit run down & I can't say I blame them -- we witnessed some pretty rude behaviour from some fellow diners, plus...More

Thank Jamie R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is an interesting arrangement for a café. There seem to be 2 sides to it. We went into the one at the end of the bridge. We were drawn in by the array of delicious looking cakes which were very similar to those sold...More

Thank mouseHerts
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Don’t base your choice of venue on the view, as the experience did not match!!! Visited the end one of the two shops (NYE at 3.30pm), had to clear our own table (as did another customer), after ages standing waiting at the counter without any...More

Thank Kevin H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped for coffee and bit of lunch. Lovely little cafe with views but didn’t think much of the choice of food. We had sausage roll and Cornish pasty as they had no soups or jacket potatoes- was nothing special. Think there are lots of other...More

Thank funkykat8
Reviewed 9 December 2017

There were 5 of us in our group, we entered the cafe at 12.30 and asked for jacket potato, they did not have any and then asked what is the soup of the day, they did not know, so we left vowing never to return,...More

Thank dick_smith44
Reviewed 9 December 2017

On the plus side, best views in Bath from their windows overlooking the weir. Note that the café is split into 2 separate looking cafes, side by side, but they are both the same and use the same kitchen. One can be full while the...More

Thank Paul C
Reviewed 7 December 2017

Wanted to try out but often busy, got coffee and cake on last morning, warming and tasty! Be warned portion sizes enormous! Even when shared!

Thank John_S187056
Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

As a local I pop in often and usually good but on this occasion I was rudely informed at 5pm that they were closing in 25 minutes so would we be done by then ! This was after Being ignored for at least 5 minutes...More

Thank Gary T
Reviewed 23 November 2017

Stopped off here for a cup of tea, we were chaged 2.50 for what was essentially hot water and a tea bag. To make things worse it took them 25 mins to serve us! When we asked what was taking so long we received attitude...More

Thank Alexander G
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  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
View, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 Pulteney Bridge, Bath BA2 4AY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Bath
  • Phone Number: +44 1225 483339
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