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Secret garden cafe

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Prior park road, Bath, England
+44 1225 789788
08:30 - 17:00
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Sun 10:00 - 16:00
Mon - Sat 08:30 - 17:00
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Bath, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

We popped in for a quick coffee and tea this morning. Very helpful staff and nice atmosphere. Enjoyable drinks and lovely toasted teacake and Millionaires Shortbread that we didn't mean to have but they looked so appetising...... Good access as there is a lift. Nice to be able to sit outside too...but not today as it was 2° !! Well... More 

Thank Annie F
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266 reviews
155 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 120 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

A quick business lunch required but what we got was a delicious homemade burger 'special' which was a little pricey and just a little too long to wait. Mind you, the place was busy especially for about 1330 when we got there. Service was quick but only outside tables were available which was fine. The specials board had a couple... More 

Thank ChiefRN
London, United Kingdom
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139 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

Have enjoyed the delicious breakfast here now twice after recently moving close by. The produce is wholesome, fresh, extremely well cooked and tasty. The poached eggs with bacon on toasted muffin was exceptional. The coffee and tea are very nice. The staff are friendly and very attentive. It's obvious that the majority of the clients are long term repeat business.... More 

Thank Charles B
Bath, United Kingdom
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46 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

Sitting outside just now with a vine growing over the pergola above I could be abroad. It's dog friendly so that makes it a lovely half hour relaxation with good coffee. I never eat here so can't really comment but if you want a rest from the hurly burly of Bath here's the place to come.

Thank fazleta
Henley-on-Thames, United Kingdom
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273 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 185 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016

I don't know why but I was a little disappointed. A number of reviews gave a glowing report so when I visited I suppose I was expecting something just a little bit special. The menu was not that extensive, a couple of specials were on offer one of which was vegetarian The main menu is made up of a variety... More 

Thank wakey47
Bath, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

Didnt like the sausages, tasteless. Milk looked curdled when mentioning to staff was told it was organic but replaced it and it was fine!

1 Thank AudreyH24
London, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2016

You could tell that this place was going to be good by the clientele which was all local. We were on holiday for a week in Bath and we went here twice. The food is absolutely terrific! The chips are actually, no really, actually chips! Made from potatoes and not extruded from some machine. OK it's not fine dining but... More 

2 Thank Charles C
Maraval, Trinidad
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258 reviews
125 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 137 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

The secret garden cafe is tucked away inside the garden centre on the first floor accessed via stairs or a disabled lift. It serves a small selection of food but good portion sizes. We went at lunch time on Saturday and it was very busy hard to find a seat. The service was good and prices reasonable.

2 Thank hickmagp
Knutsford, United Kingdom
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121 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 May 2016

This is a garden centre but the cafe is the star. Great quality and value food, a varied menu and friendly staff. Well worth a visit whether you want to buy plants etc or not.

2 Thank DMH99
Bath, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 May 2016

I met up with my friend for lunch to celebrate her Birthday today. She is disabled and uses a wheelchair and the facilities are really adapted well with easy parking, a ramp to the Garden Center and a lift to take you to the Secret Garden Cafe. We sat outside on their lovely terrace with a pergola and vine, and... More 

2 Thank RachelC227

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cafe, British
Lunch, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 16:00
08:30 - 17:00
08:30 - 17:00
08:30 - 17:00
08:30 - 17:00
08:30 - 17:00
08:30 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Prior park road, Bath, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Bath
  • Phone Number: +44 1225 789788

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