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Jacob's Coffee House

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6 Abbey Churchyard, Bath BA1 1LY, England
+44 1225 758132
07:00 - 18:00
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Sun - Sat 07:00 - 18:00
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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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113 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Very nice coffee house, seating inside and out, great cakes and coffee! Visited here twice and tried the pie and mash which was also great!

Thank christina s
Penarth, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Popped in here for a coffee. The room we sat in upstairs was cold, unwelcoming. Bare walls. Poorly decorated. No sense of style or welcome. The coffee, flat whites, was very poor, flavourless even. Could not recommend.

Thank martin h
Norton St Philip, United Kingdom
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62 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Have been here several times for coffee and cake. Seating upstairs in several rooms which feel casual and comfortable.

Thank brisbanemad
Froxfield, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Stopped in for a quick coffee and cake at this well situated little cafe. The cakes were fantastic, and the coffees and drinks quickly made and well presented. We sat outside on an unseasonably warm February Saturday afternoon, and if you are bothered by pigeons then you might want to sit inside. We enjoyed it however, especially the 'pigeon man'... More 

Thank Icametoeat
London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The service was friendly and welcoming. The coffee and scones delicious. Cannot recommend this place enough. The location is great too, right by the Roman Baths. It even came with an over eager street performer on our visit. Great place to warm up for the bathes. Beware of the pigeons.

Thank andrewkuk
Chippenham, United Kingdom
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90 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We sat outside in the Abby Courty courtyard and enjoyed a good cup of coffee with friends. Table service, once ordered inside, was friendly and fast. No hastling...we sat there over a cup of coffee for ages, watching the performers. Indoor seating and yummy looking food available up stairs. Coffee reasonably priced. Lovely afternoon.

Thank KA632
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32 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just dropped in for a quick coffee which was excellent with a nice chilled vibe (in February anyway-can't vouch for a Saturday in August)& efficient friendly service. Nice cake too 👍

Thank DaveWooly
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24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What do you look for in a coffee shop? Me personally I like unique bespoke cakes and decent Coffee (obviously) We trudged around Bath, and I kept noticing in the windows off the various coffee shops we past; the same cakes. They looked massively manufactured and the opposite of what I wanted. Saw the reviews of this place and gave... More 

Thank WaveyDavey2009
Calne, United Kingdom
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24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have been here a few times, the main draw for me, apart from the really good variety of cakes, featuring flavours different from the mainstream offerings, is the location itself, a really good looking building, really suited to Bath as you genuinely feel like you're in a house not a cafe, which aids with a relaxing coffee. Just make... More 

Thank Toby L
Bewdley, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

Had a delicious bowl of homemade soup here. A real winter warmer on a cold day in Bath. Very friendly staff and a good choice of cakes on the menu. Ideal for some time out from trekking around the shops. Very relaxing. Seating is upstairs.

Thank erb243

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cafe, British, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Abbey Churchyard, Bath BA1 1LY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Bath
  • Phone Number: +44 1225 758132

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