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1-2 Bartlett Street, Bath BA1 2QZ, England
+44 1225 335394
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09:00 - 17:00
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 - 16:00
Mon - Sat 09:00 - 17:00
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London, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Great lunch stop with an interesting selection of paninis, brioche, bruschetta and salads. Edison beer definitely worth a try. Very popular and unfortunately they are not really geared up for the numbers so the wait for food can be longer than reasonable. That said it was worth the wait.

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Thank tonyingall
Worcestershire
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45 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I called in on a busy Saturday in November and, on seeing the long queue, debated whether we would wait or not for a table. However, after reading excellent reviews about the cafe I dug my heels in and we stayed. As it was, the queue quickly moved along and after 10 minutes we had a table... More 

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Thank NobbyWorcestershire
Salisbury, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Have visited Cafe Lucca numerous times. Nearly always stop here for lunch or mid-morning coffee when in Bath. They do wonderful, fresh and tasty food, amazing cakes and excellent coffee. This is a great place to catch up with friends or family or for a pit-stop whilst shopping. The surroundings are roomy, elegant and stylish; quite unique in concept. This... More 

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Thank FinediningAmber
Norwich, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stumbled upon this during a weekend of visiting overpriced over complicated food outlets in the west country. This place is the exception to the rule. Good ingredients, put together with care and priced sensibly. Salads were fresh and enjoyable, my individual chicken pie was near perfect. Service was exactly that, took the order and brought the food in good time... More 

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Thank garybettsnr2
Surrey, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

Love the atmosphere. We had brunch food was excellent and prompt friendly service. Great that you can take dogs.

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Thank Susan D
Cambridge, New Zealand
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40 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

food is very good but they simply are not organised enough to handle the rush. Expect a random wait for a table, long wait for service and food that looks a bit rushed. They should slow down and treat the customers with a bit more respect. You will leave re-fuelled but really there is no charm, connection or memories of... More 

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Richard F, Owner at Cafe Lucca, responded to this review

Hi I think charm service and memory is why Lucca is so busy. We have a huge local following and have grown to capacity in. a very short time . Sadly our kitchen is very small so we cope well considering we can do five hundred customers on a Saturday lunch. I am proud of my wonderful staff and they... More 

England, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

We entered looking for a coffee & a cake but saw the menu & stayed for lunch. Coffee was good but the quiche was delicious with very tasty salad on the side. Service was exemplary too so would recommend.

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Thank john j
Poole, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

Since finding this lovely Cafe we always come back to it when we visit Bath. Good atmosphere and good service.

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Thank Stephen H
Frome, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Went as a group of 6, all left with the same feelings that there was nothing wrong with the food but it was very overpriced for what it was. Worse place to go but countless better in bath. Service was good.

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Thank wittyusernamehere
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76 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Came for lunch and didn't have to queue too long for a table. It's a busy cafe with lots of tables but the waitresses all clearly know what their tasks are and it is all very efficient. I had the scotch egg with two salads and my boyfriend had the goats cheese and artichoke brucetta. Both were excellent. Lovely coffee... More 

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Thank Hannah S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, European, British, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 16:00
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: 1-2 Bartlett Street, Bath BA1 2QZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Bath
  • Phone Number: +44 1225 335394

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