Fed up with waiting for two months to get a table at Sotto Sotto? I thoroughly recommend the Rustico, which is an absolutely traditional family run Italian bistro with… read more

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  •   It is a small restaurant. We sat in the room as you come in but there is a downstairs area too. Usual unattractive 1970's Italian decor so just come for… read more


      Great little restaurant serving authentic Italian food in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere. The host and his staff make you really welcome and the service is cheery and personal. The… read more

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      My husband and I booked a table here for dinner. It was as well we’d booked as all the tables in the street outside were full by the time we… read more

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  •   What a find. Authentic atmosphere, amazing food and a wonderful night had all round. Would highly recommend this place. A little gem in the beautiful city of Bath

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      Great lunch, cost restaurant with friendly service. Had calamari with small salad all fresh and light as it should be. Good value, would recommend.


      Incredibly friendly and helpful service with delicious food all around. The portion size is also quite the bang for your buck for the relatively inexpensive pasta dishes. Strongly recommend the… read more

  •   My family visited Rustico for an evening meal yesterday. From the fabulous service to the delicious food, we had an outstanding experience. My two teenage sons said it was the… read more

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      Fantastic little restaurant, truly reminded me of meals I enjoyed in Italy.

    I don’t visit Bath very often and unfortunately was driving because the food really called out to… read more

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      After escaping the Christmas markets on a wet and windy Friday this was a very welcome refuge. The restaurant is quite small so I would recommend booking. I had the… read more

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  •   This is the kind of neighbourhood Italian restaurant that we all want. After Friday's great dinner, we realised we had walked past it too often in the last year on… read more

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      The most authentic Italian atmospheres I found in Bath, so far, without many thrills and straight to the point: food prepared with love! We have recently been to celebrate a… read more

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      Had been several times and asked if they could please do a good vegan salad if we booked Saturday but they said the kitchen was too small to do vegan… read more

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  •   This cosy restaurant offers a friendly, personal service and truly authentic, delicious Italian food. There was a great selection of dishes, could highly recommend the lasagne!

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      Visited following a recommendation from our hotel. What an absolute fine. Really cute little restaurant with a simple but fantastic menu. The staff were all very friendly. Surprised at the… read more


      Beautiful Italian food, with great service! 100% recommend this place! Bit out of the centre, small place but definitely worth visiting!

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  •   Stumbled across this restaurant while out exploring & returned same day for dinner. This restaurant offers a truly Italian dining experience – the staff are just lovely, food really tasty… read more


      This restaurant is everything good about a family run Italian – fresh, tasty food, good buzzy atmosphere and friendly caring service.


      An absolute blast, the quality of the food and service is outstanding. The pasta is cooked to Al Dente just the way it should be. The… read more

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  •   Lovely food, great service. All round wonderful. Would highly recommend if you love real italian food – no pizza

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      Great food, great atmosphere, great service in this quaint little bistro. Not a lot else to say other than they serve the best lasagne I’ve ever had and the best… read more

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      Dined here on a busy Friday evening two weeks ago. It was a lovely evening anyway as it was a rare close family gathering. Chose this place as it looked… read more

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  •   Definitely recommend this Italian bistro; we had a super meal at a really reasonable price. It was quiet where we sat on the ground floor – not sure if… read more

    Jane H

      Fed up with waiting for two months to get a table at Sotto Sotto? I thoroughly recommend the Rustico, which is an absolutely traditional family run Italian bistro with… read more

    Andrea H

      A group of us came here for a birthday celebration and the food was simply superb. We have lived in Bath for sometime and somehow this little gem had evaded… read more

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  •   What a great place. We visited for lunch on a Saturday and had an awesome lunch. I went for the whole sea bream which was cooked perfectly, so succulent and… read more

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      Not fussy, not pretentious not big either but great tasty quality Italian food. Sitting on the ground floor you wonder how the food can be prepared in the very small… read more

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      Enjoyed some excellent Italian food from the set lunch menu. It was freshly cooked and tested really good. Only gripe would be slightly pricey glass of wine.

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  •   We had lunch here in a nearly empty restaurant, but the food was good. Superbly fried calamari and lovely fresh pasta followed by tiramisu – memories of Italy. One friend… read more

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      Booked this restaurant because we wanted somewhere close to Brock Street, and also something different from the usual chain eateries. We were not disappointed! From the warm welcome to the… read more


      This lovely family owned restaurant came highly recommended and it didn't disappoint. Friendly , welcoming staff and great homemade food ,perfect pasta and Tiramisu to die for, next time we're… read more