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The Green Bird Cafe

€€ - €€€Healthy, Cafe, Soups
11 Margarets Buildings, Bath BA1 2LP, England
+44 1225 487846
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (25 reviews)
“sourdough toast” (11 reviews)
“sandwiches” (17 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 17:00 Hours
Healthy, Cafe, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
11 Margarets Buildings, Bath BA1 2LP, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went with my husband and baby son , all food was delicious and they kindly made some scrambled egg for our son and gave him some warm milk! Would definitely recommend!

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank LK260316
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Second time back to this lovely cafe! The food super simple is just gorgeous. On my last visit, the place was largely empty (week day) and today (Saturday during Christmas Markets), we had to wait. There was a table that was empty but “reserved” and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank mauspie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Over the past 2 weeks hiking around the UK, the Green Bird would have to be the best cafe we have had the pleasure to visit. The nice setting and comforting interior enticed us to enter, but it was the food that really impressed. Very...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Bruce M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a lovely afternoon for my wife’s birthday along with our 6 month old son at The Green Bird Cafe. It’s the 3rd time we’ve been and it’s always perfect! The service is fantastic and friendly and we were made to feel very relaxed and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Jpdw1000
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Pros: - Fresh ingredients (expected) - Good coffee (expected) Cons: - Some arrogant rude staff who seem to have an illusion of running a Michelin star restaurant rather than a casual cafe'. I have been there twice with a 3 year gap and both times...More

Date of visit: November 2018
3  Thank EldoRes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Green Bird used to be a lovely place and one which we regularly visited. It’s a much changed place; long waits for orders to be taken and even longer waits for food to appear, tables which suddenly become ‘reserved’ with customers being asked to...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Bearofswansea
Henryhunton, Owner at The Green Bird Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello, I’m so sorry that your recent experience hasn’t lived up to previous visits and for this I can only apologise. Our small cafe has become increasingly popular over a relatively short period (particularly on the weekends) which although is fantastic and shows that we...More

Reviewed 8 November 2018

I have meant to try this place out for a year or two and finally popped in this morning after seeing it in the Observer as 'best cheap eat in the SW'. The coffee was good and the scrambled eggs I had looked simple but...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank hanholman
Reviewed 8 November 2018

I have visited the green bird a few times now. Everything is excellent from the coffee to the food. It is all clearly very fresh and they use local ingredients. Pros: -Excellent food -Interesting food choices for a cafe -Healthy-ish options -Very well made coffee...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Adam G
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

Just around the corner to the Royal Crescent the famous half circle of grand houses you see in every reference to Bath. The staff are friendly and efficient as if they weren’t there. The Breakfast menu was more Advocado, Salmon and less Egg and Bacon....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank ngh1962
Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

My wife and I were staying at our friends house on the Circus and they recommended this cafe to us for breakfast. We arrived at just after ten to be told they were fully booked! We asked when they could fit us in and said...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 722keitha722
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8 February 2018|
Response from Henryhunton | Property representative |
Morning. Yes we have 1. Feel free to call and book it. Thank you Henry
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$13
Lunch, Brunch, Drinks, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 Margarets Buildings, Bath BA1 2LP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Bath
  • Phone Number: +44 1225 487846
  • E-mail
The Green Bird Cafe is an independently owned cafe nestled between the Circus & Royal Crescent in Bath, UK. Open from 8am, six days a week, serving great breakfast, such as scrambled eggs with smoked salmon & pancakes with crispy bacon & maple syrup. Lunch is served between 12noon & 3pm, from a menu featuring a Goats Cheese & Cherry Tomato Roll & The Green Bird Salad (chicken, avocado & crispy Serrano ham). All food is made on the premises with changing varieties of soups & tarts. The Green Bird Cafe also serves great coffee all day alongside a tempting array of delicious cakes. It is fully licensed selling interesting wines alongside local bottled ales & cider.
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