Top food and drink experiences in Bath

  1. One of Britain’s foremost gastropubs is tucked away near Bath. The 200-year-old Pony & Trap pub has a Michelin star, among other awards, for its menu that is refreshed twice daily.

 

  1. Sub 13 is a stylish cocktail bar with a lovely walled garden for al fresco drinking, or cosy candlelit vaults for romantic imbibing. Like what you taste? Book a cocktail making masterclass and learn how to shake your own delicious creation!

 

  1. The stylish bar at Babington House, in the countryside outside Bath, is the place to see and be seen west of London. Actor Eddie Redmayne got married there in 2014.

 

  1. Bath Gin, made in the city’s ‘micro distillery and botanicals laboratory’ features a cheeky Jane Austen on its label, and offers “gin of a different Persuasion” (referencing one of Austen’s novels). Try it on site at The Canary Gin Bar.

 

  1. Take afternoon tea in the elegant Georgian surroundings of The Pump Room, next to the Roman Baths. A live pianist may even accompany you as you eat your cakes!

 

  1. The Chequers gastro pub has been serving visitors and locals alike since 1776. Stop by for lunch and a pint of ale in a warm and welcoming atmosphere.

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