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Cafe Retro

) #71 of 423 Restaurants in Bath €€ - €€€ Cafe, British, International
18 York Street, Bath BA1 1NG, England
+44 1225 339347
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Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (11 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (18 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, British, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
18 York Street, Bath BA1 1NG, England
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1 - 10 of 388 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We wanted a nice breakfast before getting a train home and after looking at trip advisor thought we would give Cafe Retro a try. The positive was the food was quite quick so we made an earlier train. However it was quite greasy with the...More

Thank Soccerstu2
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had found out about this place via Tripadvisor, seen the good reviews so thought we might try it out for ourselves. We were welcomed by friendly staff, and the choice of food was extensive - we all have quite different tastes so this was encouraging....More

Thank AFCSarah
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cafe Retro was a delightful and restful stop we enjoyed after visiting the Roman Baths. We selected tea and scones, but they had many options on the menu. The servers were very friendly and nice.

Thank DrSteve B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in for lunch before touring the Roman Baths and had a wonderful lunch. Service was excellent even though every table was full. My husband had the ham and cheddar croque and I had the tuna/cucumber baguette. Both were absolutely delicious and we ate...More

Thank thetattooedlady
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ate here with friends for breakfast on a busy Friday morning. - Great Location - Quick, friendly service I enjoyed the retro breakfast, thought the quality of the sausage was pretty poor, so that was a shame.

Thank bristol-blondie86
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious banana milkshake was had here in this fine independent establishment with very clean bathrooms.

Thank Mac_in_a_sack
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

On arrival my friend and I were welcomed and served delicious coffee and eggs. The second coffee was so strong that I politely asked if they could make an alternative - only to be told twice that 'it's been made exactly the same way'. They...More

1  Thank Gooner1965
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

Right from the outset we were welcomed warmly. The food was so delicious, the croque madam was amazing and my wife loved her baguette. Also the chocolate milkshake was very very tasty. The ambience is lovely and we felt very comfortable. Our only issue was...More

Thank Noukle
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

Popped in to this busy wee' eatery on the hope of finding a table..decided to pop up stairs and we found an adorable table next to an open window bursting with flowers! Our waitress was lovely, very efficient and friendly. Our food was absolutley delicious!..couldnt...More

Thank Mcgill78
Reviewed 25 June 2017

Afternoon tea,thirsty +hungry--mistake.Tea ok (how hard can a pot of tea be?)---then we ordered the dreaded Bath Bun!---dry and tasteless.Why do they offer such horrible fare? Maybe because they know we will never be this way again? I'm too old and tired to eat touristy...More

Thank silkster2013
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YasminAllen
29 August 2015|
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Response from Lisa G | Property representative |
Hi, it's probably best to call Pat direct on 01225 310132
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$15
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 17:00
Monday
09:00 - 17:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 17:00
Thursday
09:00 - 17:00
Friday
09:00 - 17:00
Saturday
09:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 York Street, Bath BA1 1NG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Bath
  • Phone Number: +44 1225 339347
  • E-mail
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