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The Courtyard Cafe

#76 of 421 Restaurants in Bath
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3 Lilliput Court | North Parade Passage, Bath BA1 1ND, England
+44 1225 462413
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09:00 - 17:00
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Sun 10:00 - 17:00
Mon - Sat 09:00 - 17:00
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Taunton
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14 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Visited 22nd April 17. I had a large breakfast. It's a small cafe with a good option of food. The service is amazing with the all female staff having fantastic customer service skills. The food was of good quality, my own personal preference is not to have streaky bacon, but it was very tasty. The toilet was extremely well kept... More 

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Novara, Italy
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43 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not the cheapest, but the food is well presented and fair value. The courtyard is sheltered, with table heaters available. A useful bolt-hole for us persecuted smokers!

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Thank Epicureanist
Oxford, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have visited here many times with friends from France, Italy, Spain and Greece. This time just the two of us. We stopped for a tea before going to the Baths then went back for a late breakfast/brunch. The food was excellent using local ingredients and the service very friendly and polite. Try the Electric Bear Persuasion Golden Ale -... More 

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Thank Colin C
Wellington, New Zealand
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We loved having lunch at the Courtyard Cafe. Great location, only a stones throw away from the Abbey and Baths. Service was amazing and the good yummy. Loved the atmosphere and best cup of tea around. Did I mention the scones .... brilliant. We sat inside as a bit cold outside, but there were dogs outside and owners with blankets... More 

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Thank RLMurray
Bristol, United Kingdom
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94 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Been here a few times, and never yet written up a report for Trip Advisor - yes had another very enjoyable stop here with a friend at the end of a walk - shared a cream tea and ordered another tea - this was well presented and the staff were very friendly and polite. Prices are on a par with... More 

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Thank Ann L
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108 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice little place to stop for a coffee. Not cheap- but nowhere in Bath is! The cardamom and coffee cake was light and delicious. Friendly service too.

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Thank Xena W
Carmarthen, United Kingdom
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76 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice, tad expensive. Staff very helpful and it was clean. I didn't fancy bubble an squeak so they were happy to swap it with half a slice of black pudding. Only downside the metal camping plate (that seems very fashionable these days) kept spinning around as I was trying to cut my sausage, nothing a paper serviette couldn't sort... More 

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Thank Cornflake180
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

Seven of us stopped here for snacks and coffee. The three kids loved the pancakes and the doorstop ham sandwiches. The best place we stopped in Bath.

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Thank Tim B
Cardiff, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 24 February 2017

Like a previous reviewer I always loved visiting this cafe on a trip to Bath. Today I was so disappointed by the interior which is cheaply finished and uninviting. Coffee was good, but I won't be visiting again as the whole experience lacked comfort. A real shame...

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Thank Elaine481
Los Gatos, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 December 2016

It is known for using organic and very fresh ingredients so I was looking forward to an enjoyable lunch. We ordered at the counter then selected a table. Homemade soup and sandwiches plus tea took almost 45 minutes to reach our table. We had to rush once it came because we had run out of time and had to be... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 4 - US$ 13
Cuisine
Cafe, British, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 17:00
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: 3 Lilliput Court | North Parade Passage, Bath BA1 1ND, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Bath
  • Phone Number: +44 1225 462413
Description
Cosy up in our recently refurbished cafe or wrap up and sit outside in our heated courtyard. Quietly situated a stone's throw from Bath Abbey, (just off Abbey Green -side entrance to Marks & Spencer). We pride ourselves with our warm and friendly service and delicious homemade food. We offer breakfasts, lunches and specialise in sweet treats such as homemade cakes and cream teas. We have a wide range of teas and coffees as well as speciality hot drinks and we're licenced to serve alcohol.
We will welcome you with A BIG SMILE!

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