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The Ale House

1 York Street, Bath BA1 1NG, England
+44 1225 571070
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good28%
  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“pot pie” (2 reviews)
“salad” (4 reviews)
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1 York Street, Bath BA1 1NG, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good place to stop for a beer while visiting Bath. Has a very homey, neighborhood pub vibe, nothing snooty about this place. I tried the chicken burger, came with fries and a side salad. Nothing fancy, but not bad at all.

Thank Michelle P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place really could be so much more. Have eaten here in the past so when again in Bath for the first time in many years did the same again. Certainly not a luxury pub more like your 'local' from the 50s'. Probably popular in...More

Thank Terence K
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Bath is a busy place and this pub is no exception but the service here is friendly and the food is good. If you are in Bath take the time to eat here

Thank Anthony J
Reviewed 26 September 2017

Ate here quickly while waiting to meet tour bus. Typical pub food and friendly service--helping to expedite our order. Worth a longer visit. Good cider.

Thank Stanner57
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

I found this place as I was looking for s neighbouring pub which was the meeting point for the bizarre bath walk. My advice look at the meeting point facing the pub then walk 2-3 doors to the right and find this place! A proper...More

Thank gappygrin
Reviewed 22 August 2017

Staff really friendly as we walked in. Tried a couple of sample beers before deciding what to have. Real pub feel to the place. The food also looked nice but we did not have it, we only wanted a beer. Would recommend this place.

Thank Margaret S
Reviewed 19 August 2017

My wife and I stopped in while waiting for our bus back to London while visiting Bath for the day. I enjoyed several pints and we had a nice converstaion with those inside. Will stop in again when visting Bath in the future.

Thank coachwnh
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

First pint of a 4 day stay and the Sharps Atlantic and Gem ale was fantastic. Really traditional pub.

Thank Simon J
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend and I decided to visit bath this weekend. Our plan was to have one pint in each pub and also take in some of baths scenery. The ale house was the fourth stop on our list and as much as we planned to...More

Thank ibiza2013
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

Friendly good value real ales. Local bath ales and couple of guest sharps of rock. Basic decor but what else do you need?

Thank veedubber72
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 York Street, Bath BA1 1NG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Bath
  • Phone Number: +44 1225 571070
  • E-mail
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