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“Xmas market pit stop ”
Review of The Ale House

The Ale House
Ranked #3 of 4 Bars & Pubs in Bath
Certificate of Excellence
Dining options: After-hours
Restaurant details
Dining options: After-hours
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Wondering past this pub noticed the John Smith sign. Needless to say we swung in.
A good old fashioned traditional pub. Nice welcome. As we had already eaten we didn't eat but the food coming out looked great. There was only one toilet which was for both men and women which was clean. Don't let the view through the window put you off going in.
The decor is a little tired but this shouldn't stop you enjoying the beer if the locals us it, it must be good.
We wish there was a pub like this where we live. Will visit again if in Bath.

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Reviewed 1 December 2016

Chose local real ale and was well kept during afternoon visit.
Locals and visitors appear to frequent this place and there was a good atmosphere. Did not eat but others were and it looked good. Convenient location for city centre and easy to locate.

Thank Robert T
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Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

We came across this pub on an cold rainy night in bath, we decided to pop in and it was packed with the rugby fans in Town, order 2 drinks n stood by the fire until seats available, but the bad news was there only 1 toilet in which men and ladies are using. Small and compact pub

Thank Brian O
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Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

This is the most gorgeous pub. Great host. Food was fantastic. The best fish and chips I've ever had. Situated in a great position.

Thank Mark E
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Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

"Hidden" by some of its posh neighbors, this pub strives to maintain the comfortable charm that has endeared people to pubs for generations. While you can easily strike up a conversation with the friendly locals, the windows offer a view of a busy traffic circle where you can people watch to you heart's content.

The fish and chips here is as good as I've found at any fish bar, and not terribly over-priced. The cask ales and ciders flow smoothly into patrons' glasses. If you're in Bath and looking for a quality pub without the pretentiousness, walk into The Ale House and search no more.

Thank BeachDad23
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