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Top store recommendations from locals

Grocery or Supermarket
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“It's not the cheapest but it is very close. You can buy the newspaper there and drop your dry cleaning off. ”
  • 37 locals recommend
History Museum
“Small museum chronicling the life and times of the famous writer, Jane Austen, plus Regency tearoom”
  • 36 locals recommend
Café
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“Voted most ethical café in the UK. Bost Tea Party serves delicious breakfast, brunch and speciality coffee all day. A great selection of vegetarian, vegan and gluten-free options include CAKE! No need to book, just turn up, there is plenty of space.”
  • 26 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
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“On our doorstep, through Green Park Station, convenient for all essentials plus a cash machine.”
  • 13 locals recommend
Museum
“Bath's most famous eating house. Their menu offers historic refreshment based on the original Sally Lunn bun – still baked to a secret recipe – and rich in local cuisine and authentic historic dishes. Step back in time and enjoy breakfast in one of the oldest houses in Bath, built in 1680. (Make sure you catch the museum under the restaurant)”
  • 18 locals recommend
Bakery
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“Fantastic French Bakery in the heart of Bath. Croissants, sourdough, brownies, cakes etc. A must for food lovers. ”
  • 18 locals recommend
Cafe
“If you love cheese, VISIT this place. Sample and take advice from experienced cheesemongers. This shop features cheeses from throughout Europe and is a major hit featuring the Christmas season. The adjacent cafe offers a lovely menu and great coffee.”
  • 11 locals recommend
Deli / Bodega
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“Delicatessen in Combe Down, serving breakfast, lunch and teas as well as selling produce. About 20 minutes walk from the annexe, partly along a footpath. ”
  • 13 locals recommend
Bookstore
“A wonderful place to source signed 1st editions and get books reviewed by staff. Well worth visiting if you on the hunt for a literary fix.”
  • 14 locals recommend
Bakery
“Great breakfast place right in the centre with large selection of fresh croissants and pastry. ”
  • 13 locals recommend
Bookstore
“Lose yourself in this wonderful bookshop.. A real pleasure to visit. The staff are really friendly and helpful.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Wine Bar
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“A lovely wine bar within walking distance of Caroline Place. Serves small dishes.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Food
“This is just a standard local convenience​ store stocking essentials, open late daily. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“Just off the river footpath into town. Exotic range of coffees and teas and wholesome lunches.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Gift Shop
“A wide selection of homewares, dining sets, cooking gadgets and decorative gifts. This shop will keep you entertained.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Bakery
“Colorful and airy cafe with with a tasty selection of vegan cakes. We recommend visiting in the morning - to warm yourself up with a deliciously smooth coffee!”
  • 6 locals recommend