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Sally Lunn's Museum

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The home of the "Sally Lunn Bun" is the oldest house in Bath, which features a kitchen museum reflecting Roman, Saxon and medieval heritage.
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4 North Parade Passage, Bath BA1 1NX, England
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+44 1225 461634
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I was amazed at the history of Sally Lunn and so glad I went to this unique museum! By all means you must stop by an get a Sally Lunn Bunn! Some think they are a bit bland; however, I did enjoy mine!

Thank Jeannine W
Reviewed 5 days ago

Although I have often eaten here I never knew the museum existed - probably in too much of a rush. What a lovely little place and so interesting. To think that this is where she actually made her Bath buns 350 years ago!

Thank hhm501
Reviewed 1 week ago

I'd recommend the Cinnamon Butter Bunn. The service is excellent, smart and they catered for my wife breastfeeding by offering the staff room upstairs. Really nice and a must see for tourists.

Thank gilesd007
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On our weekend away in Bath we visited (again) this lovely place for coffee & the famous Sally Lunn bun (with cinnamon butter of course!) We took friends who had never been before & they were enchanted with the lovely old building & museum too....More

Thank sheenareed
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A nice small and free museum to visit after having a tea and bun stop here. Friendly, welcoming and helpful member of staff. Nice gift shop by it. Just watch your head on the way down to it.

Thank gelvisblue
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A tiny room in the tiny basement of this narrow ancient house/restaurant. In the 1980's, the owners dug into the basement looking for extra storage space -- and they found Roman and Medieval remains. Amazing! Free.

Thank DAVID S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Its just a gift shop in the basement with a diorama. The Bath roll which is the famous item is pretty much a very large hamburger bun which is a bit sweet--kind of like Royal Hawaiian but not as good.

Thank LKotsonas
Reviewed 3 October 2018

We stopped at Sally Lunn's last Saturday for a simple lunch and enjoyed Welsh Rarebit for two, came on a Bath Bun and was just right for a midday meal. A must visit if in Bath.

Thank BrianKane_2011
Reviewed 2 October 2018

We visited Sally Lunn's to buy some of the famous buns to take home. They sell the buns downstairs in the museum which is basically the old kitchen. We were served by a very sweet lady who explained about the history of the kitchen and...More

Thank Mark W
Reviewed 19 September 2018

This just seemed like a dusty afterthought for the actual eatery above. Mildly interesting but not particularly so.

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Jackie T
12 May 2018|
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Response from BathBunnMan | Property representative |
The museum is in the cellars of Bath’s oldest house - access is via a small staircase only. We are very friendly to everyone but access for those with mobility issues is not easy.
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