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Cafe Retro

18 York Street, Bath BA1 1NG, England
+44 1225 339347
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (10 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (18 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 17:00All hours
Cafe, British, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
18 York Street, Bath BA1 1NG, England
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1 - 10 of 394 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Afternoon tea,thirsty +hungry--mistake.Tea ok (how hard can a pot of tea be?)---then we ordered the dreaded Bath Bun!---dry and tasteless.Why do they offer such horrible fare? Maybe because they know we will never be this way again? I'm too old and tired to eat touristy...More

Thank silkster2013
Reviewed 5 days ago

We came to city of Bath in a conducted tour from London. The bus left us near to this restaurant and we walked in there. It was quite satisfying brunch we had here with nice freshly ground Italian coffee. Very close to Roman Bath, they...More

Thank ranjanapathak
Reviewed 5 days ago

We were done seeing the Baths and heading back to the tour bus. It was past lunch time as we walked by this place, very hungry. This wonderful, tiny cafe made me the best club sandwich that I have ever eaten. The bread! I think...More

Thank pk1363
Reviewed 1 week ago

This cafe served all day breakfast, and it was good. My husband ordered fish and chips. Portions were generous, wifi was provided. I loved how juicy the mushrooms were in the breakfast set. The ambiance was good too. It was a good place to take...More

Thank neminskii
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is just by the drop off stop for coaches and where the sightseeing open top buses stop. Perfect for a fry-up, coffee and snacks. Excellent coffee and friendly service. I called in for a coffee whilst awaiting a coach. Brilliant!

Thank Dillyplum
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Discovered the Cafe by accident, from the outside it looked like an old fashioned family restaurant. The interior decor is "Shabby Chic". I had a baked potato with tuna & mayonnaise, which came with a salad and coleslaw, my wife had the "Chicken Quesadilla", chicken,...More

Thank Himself333
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There is a reason this place is always busy. Its the combination of good home cooked food and excellent service - come for one of the best breakfasts in Bath or a chilled out coffee - but come

Thank ESVincent
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Five of us came for breakfast and we all left very happy. The food was faultless with perfectly cooked eggs both fried and scrambled; lively and meaty sausages; freshly fried mushrooms and crispy hash browns. The toast was even remarkable as it was freshly made....More

Thank Vincent B
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Day trip to Bath with no real plans so just happened to come across Café Retro. we had filled baguettes which came with a really nice salad and coleslaw. Service was excellent and very friendly. Go hungry because the portions are large.

Thank Gavin C
Reviewed 1 May 2017

We had a lovely lunch here whilst shopping and seeing the sights of Bath.There was a goof selection and it was very busy, which speaks highly of the quality of the food. Great coffee too.

Thank caspernfg
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what email address can i contact the hotel on. I am travelling with my best friend and wanted to double check we have a twin room.
30 August 2015|
Response from Lisa G | Property representative |
Hi, it's probably best to call Pat direct on 01225 310132
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$15
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 York Street, Bath BA1 1NG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Bath
  • Phone Number: +44 1225 339347
  • E-mail
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