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Society Cafe

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner


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Society Cafe is a speciality Coffee House in the center of Bath. We always have our Single Estate House Espresso which changes seasonally as well as a Single Estate Guest Espresso that changes every couple of weeks. We use the aeropress for filter. We also specialise in high quality teas and hot chocolates.WIFI is fast and free with plenty of places to plug in laptops or charge phones. Large and varied areas of seating both upstairs and downstairs from bar seating to large tables as well as a large area of outside seating on the square. Free Daily newspapers.Large selection of sandwiches, cakes and pastries freshly made everyday.
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Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Takeout
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We did pop in during December so it was busy, I understand that but we were greeted (I use that quite incorrectly) by a member of staff at the counter who decided he wouldn’t take our order until we’d found a table. We had two...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank teaandtravel86
Reviewed 30 October 2018 via mobile

From the aroma that wafts you in, to the excellent cakes, and then the amazing coffee A must visit cafe Great to catch up or watch the world go by

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Gumpoandwordy
Reviewed 16 October 2018

Useful stop off for a cappuccino on the way to work. Friendly staff who know how to make a great coffee! Trendy interior and lighting, popular with tourists and locals.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank jessiehanson33
Reviewed 25 August 2018

I've been resenting for some time the ubiquitous chains that populate the High Streets so was happy to trial something that looked a bit different and had real knowledge about coffee. I have every admiration for independents that enter this space. It was pleasantly personable,...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Chris F
Reviewed 2 August 2018

Mellow n most drinkable. Not over roasted n you could enjoy the taste. Good service, good WiFi. Enjoyable cuppa. We went twice in our three day visit....

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank tinkle_24
Reviewed 31 July 2018

Excellent coffee in relaxed surroundings, a great spot away from hustle and bustle. Cakes delicious too!

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Louisa F
Reviewed 19 June 2018

This could become my coffee shop of choice since Hunter & Son closed. Dropped in for a coffee and was seduced by the carrot cake as well - both excellent. Have since been back and sampled many more cake but so far the courgette and...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Elizabeth A
Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

In this place they make coffee like Italians and charge for it like Londoners. Still, the scope for people watching from the plate glass windows is good, although if you’re as freakishly tall as me you will find the cute yet tiny seats something of...More

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank LSO1973
Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

This is a very small, cute cafe. We had brewed coffee and a matcha latte; both were great. They have milk alternatives for anyone who does not consume dairy. The seating downstairs is great. Tip: Pick one of their 'coffee' books to read while drinking...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank ElenaM5431
Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

Latte was a nice size and my partner loved the flat white she had..warm..cosy & nice!! Right next to the markets so an ideal location.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank bronwyngwillym
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