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Rustico Bistro

#14 of 418 Restaurants in Bath
Certificate of Excellence
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2 Margarets Buildings, Bath BA1 2LP, England
+44 1225 310064
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
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Tue - Sun 12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
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Exeter, United Kingdom
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45 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

What a great find - a real Italian restaurant serving really excellent food. Lovely staff, nice ambience and great menu - loved it!!

Thank MECWatford
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I was taken here for my birthday in February. Booked based on trip advisor reviews and it did not let us down. A quaint, well run bistro. Excellent food and homemade dessert!! I would thoroughly recommend to anyone.

Thank moas19
London, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The restaurant is super homie. With the loveliest owner, chef and waiter! The food is really to kill for, all very fresh and delicious. The prices are great too! I highly recommend this amazing restaurant to anyone who loves real Italian food! So well located as well, just around the corner of the beautiful Royal Crescent! Can't wait to go... More 

Thank Julia r
Ealing, England, United Kingdom
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48 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice for romantic meals. Attentive staff and quick service. Fish was v fresh and well cooked. Carpaccio beef excellent.

Thank Nick G
London, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ate here for a quick family lunch. The menu was small (which suggests freshly made) and food served promptly. I could tell dishes were made with fresh pasta. All very tasty and my husband declared the lasagne the 'best he'd ever tasted' . The tiramisu was excellent. We haven't tasted Italian food this good outside Italy!

1 Thank DesertRose5
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This cosy restaurant itself is a little on the small side, with tables no more than a few feet apart. This I assume would be a problem for those with pushchairs, wheelchairs, and those who would prefer a bit more space. The food can be smelt from the hatch in the wall that is the kitchen, which some customers may... More 

Thank Alexandra E
Bath, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went here with friends (been before) & had a lovely time. Food excellent, service excellent, made very welcome. Will go back anytime!

Thank MoPick2
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent quality Italian food, simple but delicious. Quick service without being rushed, we will be returning.

Thank Sonya N
Royal Wootton Bassett, United Kingdom
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66 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a lovely evening at this friendly Italian restaurant, where the food was great! I had duck to start, with pasta and chicken to follow. The food is all freshly prepared and beautifully presented, using organic and locally produced produce. Friends had calamari, anti pasta, garlic bread, steak, all were delicious. The staff were perfect hosts and the lemon... More 

Thank Di B
Barnetby le Wold, United Kingdom
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58 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great little venue with a real Italian feel. Service is courteous and attentive. Atmosphere is good whether upstairs or in the cosy cellar. Menu is typical Italian with a wide choice to suit all tastes. Prices are reasonable and the quality of food and drink really good. Service isn't rushed but just right giving time to enjoy the experience. Would... More 

1 Thank Harry Metcalfe

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20 - US$80
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Margarets Buildings, Bath BA1 2LP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Bath
  • Phone Number: +44 1225 310064
Traditional and authentic italian restaurant

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?