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Ponte Vecchio

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Certificate of Excellence

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, View, Groups, Bar Scene

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Ponte Vecchio restaurant is set in Bath's most scenic location, with a view over the world-famous Pulteney Bridge & Weir and the river Avon. We serve the best of Italian cuisine in our elegant dining area. Our varied menu features authentic freshly-made pizza, choice of fresh pastas, and succulent lamb or steak. All this and more, plus a selection of Daily Specials, including Vegan, Gluten-Free, and Dairy-Free options. The wine list showcases our unique selection of the very best of Italian wines specially chosen by ourselves to give outstanding quality with great value for money. We also offer chilled Italian lager or beer, West Country cider, soft drinks, and of course delicious coffees or teas either served from the bar or to accompany your meal. We are always happy to help with planning that special celebration, whether a Birthday, Wedding Breakfast, Anniversary, or any other party occasion. Just talk to us and let us advise on how to make your important day the most memorable.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Meeting with family and friends it was quite difficult to find somewhere open in Bath on a Sunday evening that could seat 7. Ponte Vecchio was easy to book on line. And instantly I had a telephone call to confirm the booking. Great ambience and...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank bashbones
Reviewed 5 days ago

We had a nice meal, but this is a busy very noisy restaurant. There were several large noisy parties. Not somewhere to choose for a romantic night out. Expensive too.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Lynda M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited here for my Fiancées 40th, the service and food was outstanding. Top class Italian food, definitely worth a visit.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank tonyr373
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a find! Brought my partner down for the weekend for her birthday and to see the Christmas markets, and booked this place for her birthday meal!the staff couldn't be friendlier,the atmosphere was nice and the food was fantastic! And the little touch of the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Stay59827203296
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is perfect for a tasty Italian meal with great service, great atmosphere and a wonderful setting. I went with my husband on a Friday evening to celebrate my birthday. There was live music, just a small group of gentlemen playing some incidental background...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Sian T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited last night for cocktails and was greeted by Chris, what a fabulous host! Had a great evening with friends and was looked after so well by Andréa, Chris and the bar staff! Complimentary bruschetta and olives too :) will definitely be back for more...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Wander07998715379
Reviewed 1 week ago

A really great location overlooking the river with lovely views from the restaurant. Very good service standards and not too busy when we visited on a Sunday afternoon. The food was well prepared and the portion sizes fine. The house red was delicious. The prices...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Ian E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My Work decided to visit Bath and we chose here for our meal out. The food was absolutely delicious and there’s a wide range of drinks available (including cocktails). I can imagine in the summer next to the river it is stunning! Definitely will come...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Cloemma
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My girlfriend and I visited this restaurant during our stay in Bath. Tez welcomed us in about 15 mins before closing and looked after us for the rest of the night. It was great to be served by somebody who took so much pride in...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank jsadri
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Totally random choice of restaurant based on the lovely location, but we were very impressed with the service, food and attention to detail from the inexpensive lunch set menu. Although we opted for this menu the food was still really good which is not always...More

Date of visit: November 2018
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Stephanie D
17 June 2018|
Response from Carmine M | Property representative |
Hi Stephanie, Thank you for inquiring about our restaurant, we always stock gluten free pasta that combine with the majority of our fresh sauces became a gluten free mains, we do not have gluten free pizza dough. Hope to... More
Sally G
4 March 2017|
Response from Andy H | Property representative |
Hello Sally, Thank you for your enquiry regarding car parking. Always a bit of an issue for those visiting the city in general. The ability to park on street is at best taking a chance and on street meters are expensive... More
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