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Address: 4 North Parade Passage, Bath BA1 1NX, England
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+44 1225 461634
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Sun 11:00 - 21:30
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Fri - Sat 10:00 - 22:00
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The home of the "Sally Lunn Bun" is the oldest house in Bath,...

The home of the "Sally Lunn Bun" is the oldest house in Bath, which features a kitchen museum reflecting Roman, Saxon and medieval heritage.

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Nice little reminder

Sally Lunn's museum in Bath is a nice little reminder of a bygone era. It is one of the oldest houses in Bath. The kitchen museum shows the place where Sally Lunn made the... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 December 2016
Mazmannan
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Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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Pontypool, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

As this was a must do in bath we thought we would try it. It's a nice cafe with a nice feel to it. We tried the scones and the chocolate butter bunn, both were very tasty. Some of the staff were friendly and helpful. The tables were very much on top of each other which spoilt it a bit... More 

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Thank jadeashy95
Bath, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

The museum is little more than a cellar and the cost (50p) should give you an idea of the contents. The tea house, offering Sally Lun Bund, is another matter. Whatever you want to put on a bun, you'll find it here.

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BathBunnMan, Owner at Sally Lunn's Museum, responded to this review

Hi Kerry - thanks for coming back and reviewing us again. Our museum is closed currently for some updating. Come and see us in a few weeks as my guest? jon@sallylunns.co.uk More 

Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited as a lover of history and food and was not disappointed. Although there was a queue it moved quickly and we were seated in this interesting house. Menu was extensive and food was gorgeous. Customer service was excellent too. Museum was small but interesting and we bought some buns to take home too. Highly recommended.

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Thank SueClair
dublin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016

This is a must do in Bath. The oldest building and an institution. The bun is so big we shared one and it was perfect. Nice place to rest and relax from the sight seeing.

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Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016

Sally Lunn's museum in Bath is a nice little reminder of a bygone era. It is one of the oldest houses in Bath. The kitchen museum shows the place where Sally Lunn made the first Bath bun. This is a semi sweet bread - made according to a secret recipe. It is a small place and can get quite crowded.... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016

Tiny museum dedicated to the history of the Sally Lunn bun. Fascinating facts and obviously curated by people who love what they do. Great that you can buy the buns and butter to recreate the joy that is a Sally Lunn tea at home

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Thank Grainne R
St John-in-Cornwall, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016

We visited Bath for the Christmas market and visited Sally Lunn's on 30 November. We had been tasked by the parents to bring a Bath bun home for them. The shop opens at 10 am, and we were aware that this place gets busy quickly. It is not unusual to see a queue forming for the café. To buy items... More 

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Hook, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016

A novel experience of a small museum with a restaurant. Interesting historically and a great to be able to look around the small museum before enjoying a good meal based around the bun that has made this place famous.

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Thank Fiona C
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016

We didn't have meal or tea in the place. But we visited the downstaris museum and bought the bun. The bun tasted very light and fresh. It can stay up to 4 days and can be freeze.

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016

We stopped here to have an aftenoon tea and try some of these notorious buns. It was vey busy with loads of tourists but once we got a table the service was good. It is an interesting place and you can see the original kitchen in the basement.

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