The Peking Restaurant is the city’s oldest Chinese restaurant. This venue offers a variety of Chinese regional cuisines: Cantonese, Sichuan and Peking dishes are all to be found on the menu, including a variety of special seafood dishes and the Peking duck, which diners are asked to order 24 hours in advance.
1-2 New Street, Bath BA1 2AF, United Kingdom, +44 1225 466377
Sotto Sotto gets the fundamentals right: a strong, traditional menu with a dash of modernism, all set in a cool subterranean environment near to the historic Roman Baths. Highlights from the menu include the vitello alla sorrentina, tender veal topped with aubergine, parma ham and mozzarella in a white wine and tomato sauce.
10 N Parade, Bath BA2 4AL, United Kingdom, +44 1225 330236
Bath is notable for bringing together a cosmopolitan atmosphere and West Country charm, and the Bathwick Boatman showcases the latter at a lovely riverside location. With a pleasant rustic décor and an outside terrace area overlooking the riverbank, the Boatman lends itself well to a range of formal or informal occasions, from a wedding party to a quiet lunch.
Forester Road, Somerset, United Kingdom, +44 1225 428844
More than just a restaurant, the Tagine Zhor aims to give visitors a genuine dose of Moroccan culture. While choosing from a variety of authentic hot and cold meals, guests can seat themselves in the outside shisha area and sample a pipe of traditional tobacco. Tagine Zhor takes an evident pride in its rendering of a rich and often surprising national cuisine.
1a North Parade, Bath, United Kingdom, +44 1225 466437
Near to Bath’s scenic Parade Gardens lies Acorn Vegetarian Kitchen, a must for vegans, vegetarians, and organic food enthusiasts of all kinds. Ingredients are locally sourced and seasonality is emphasised, with the preparation undertaken with skill and affection. Even long-time aficionados of vegetarian cuisine will likely find something new on the menu.
2 North Parade Passage, Bath, United Kingdom, +44 1225 446059