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The shops, galleries, services, restaurants in this publication have been selected for their high quality and standard of service. Most are independent and unique to Bath and its surrounding area. Edition 6 2013 bathindependentshops.co.uk


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Antiques/Collectables

● Antique Textiles ● Bath Stamp and Coin Shop ● Green Park Station ● No.12 Queen St ● Michael Saffell ● Old Bank Antiques ● Susannah ● Walcot Upholstery ● Quiet St. Antiques

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Artists/Galleries

● Beaux Arts ● Gallery Nine ● George Gregory ● Quercus ● Rostra ● Bronwyn Williams-Ellis

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● Minerva

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Audio/Visual

● Bang & Olufsen

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Bags/Luggage

● Heavens Bazaar ● Itchy Feet ● Rickards of Bath

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Bakers

● Bath Cake Co.

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Bookshops

● Bath Old Books ● George Bayntun ● Good Buy Books ● Mr B’s Bookshop ● Titfield Thunderbolt

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Clothing/Hats/Shoes

● Bath Frock Exchange ● The British Hatter ● Bloomsbury ● Blue ● The Dressing Room ● Gabucci ● Heavens Bazaar ● Instant Vintage ● Itchy Feet ● MiMiYuYu ● Mint ● Prey ● Scarlet Vintage ● Up to Seven ● Uttam/London Computers

● Reboot Cycling

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● Green Park Station 105 Tearooms 20 ● Framing Workshop 54 ● Aió 96 ● The Bath Bun Hardware Vintage 9 ● Bea’s ● Langbridge Home 67 Tearoom Hardware 13 ● M&K Hardware 82 ● Cafe Lucca ● Casanis 10 Health/Beauty ● Colonna & Smalls 52 ● Aranais 82 32 ● Coral Quay ● Arcania 78 ● The Circus 1 4 ● Figo Hair Studio ● Firehouse 41 ● Green Street House 31 ● Garrick’s Head 97 18 ● Ana Horta ● Hall & Woodhouse 49 ● Neal’s Yard 84 90 ● Hands Tearoom ● Seasons 26 ● Hudson Steakhouse 61 ● Thermae Bath Spa 118 ● Jazz Cafe 100 Homes/Gardens 81 ● Joya 27 ● King William ● Atmosphere 63 ● Bath Oriental Rugs 76 ● La Perla 108 ● Curtain Exchange 116 ● Martini 23 ● Gardenalia 65 ● Real Italian 93 ● Grasse 75 Pizza Co. ● Highgrove 35 ● Regency Tea 51 ● No.12 Queen St 45 Rooms ● Jane Knapp 55 ● Rustico Italian 8 ● Rossiters 29 Bistro ● Susannah 30 ● Salathai 110 ● Shannon 58 ● Teahouse Emporium 33 ● Walcot Upholstery 59 ● Thai by the Weir 77 Jewellery/Gifts ● Time Out 82 ● Jane Austen Centre 50 ● Woods 11 ● Arcania 78 ● Yak Yati Yak 112 ● Bloomsbury 38 ● Yen Sushi 16 ● Coral Quay 32 ● Yum Yum Thai 101 ● Jody Cory 89 Shippers/Couriers ● Nigel Dando 72 ● Mail Boxes Etc 22 ● Grasse 75 Shopping Centres ● Heavens Bazaar 6 Markets ● Highgrove 35 ● Green Park Station 105 ● Instant Vintage 21 ● Guildhall Market 82 ● Philip James 83 ● Milsom Place 37 ● Mallory 70 ● Southgate 119 ● Alexandra May 2 Takeaways ● MiMiYuYu 7 96 ● Prey 24 ● The Bath Bun ● Roman Candles 80 ●● Schwartz Bros 57/98 Gourmet Burgers ● Sharps and Flats 79 ● Seasons 26 ● The Silver Shop 88 ● Stardust Designs 82 Tours/Trips 106 ● Nicholas Wylde 86 ● Bizarre Bath

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117 ● Bath Compact Discs ● Broad Street Jazz ● Sharps and Flats Delicatessen/Food ● Vintage and Rare Wine/Confectionery Guitars ● Bath Cake Co. 17 ● Goodies 66 Prams/Buggies ● Green Park Station 105 ● Eric Snook 95 ● Guildhall Deli 82 Printing ● Larkhall Butchers 68 ● Colorworks ● Polish Deli 104 Pubs/Bars ● Real Italian Ice 92 ● The Canary ● Garrick’s Head Cream Co. ● San Francisco Fudge 94 ● Hall & Woodhouse ● Seasons 26 ● King William ● Volunteer Rifleman ● Bath Bike Workshop

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Framing/Mirrors

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Toys/Models Novelties/Souvenirs

● Bloomsbury ● Funtastic ● Sharps and Flats ● Eric Snook ● Titfield Thunderbolt

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Wool/Haberdashery Quilting

● Country Threads ● Sew’n’Sew ● Wool

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Month Publications 01225 422117 info@monthpublications.com

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Brock St/Margarets Buildings ●1 Circus Cafe/Restaurant 34 Brock St. BA1 2LN 01225 466020. Mon to Sat 10am till midnight for breakfast, coffee, lunch, tea, dinner. Busy, much admired, family run; serving seasonal, locally sourced, freshly cooked English food; carefully chosen wines; charming staff; honest prices. In Bath’s most beautiful setting between the Circus and Royal Crescent. www.thecircuscafeandrestaurant.co.uk

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●2 Alexandra May 23 Brock St. BA1 2LW 01225 465094. Mon to Sat 10.00 - 5.30. Suns Dec only. Established over 15 years and offering an overwhelming eclectic selection of jewellery, decorative and ornamental gifts and cards to suit every age and pocket. You will never have seen so much stuff crammed into one space. A ‘must see’ of Bath. www.alexandramay.com ●3 Bath Old Books 9c Margarets Buildings BA1 2LP. 01225 422244. Mon to Sat 10.00 - 5.00 Excellent constantly changing stock includes: Antiquarian; Art and Architecture; Jane Austen; Bath and Local history; Children’s and Illustrated; Biography and History; Travel; Literature; Military. Second hand and antiquarian books bought. e-mail: batholdbooks@yahoo.co.uk ●4 Figo Hair Studio 15 Margarets Buildings BA12LP. 01225 338866. Mon to Sat 10.00 - 5.00 Hairdressing for everyone by experienced stylists, cutting and colouring specialists. One to one advice on styles and hair grooming, care and maintenance. The studio stocks Paul Mitchell, Peace Love and The Planet (Tigi) and Moroccan Oil styling products. www.figo-hairbath.co.uk Gallery Nine 9a Margarets Buildings BA1 2LP. 01225 319197. Mon to Sat 10.00 - 5.30. Most Suns 12.00 - 4.00. Affordable and original contemporary art by British artists: ceramics, jewellery, textiles, paintings and original prints. www.gallerynine.co.uk

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Ceramic bowls by Philip Lyddon

●6 Heavens Bazaar 3 Margarets Buildings. BA1 2LP. 01225 448898. Mon to Sat 10.30 - 5.30. Sun 12.00 - 4.30. A warm welcome and a good coffee. Unique, chic vintage clothes, handbags and signed jewellery. Pre-loved designer clothes, bespoke interiors and French perfumery by Serge Lutens. For discerning guys, clothes, accessories, decorative and collectors items. www.heavensbazaar.co.uk ●7 MiMiYuYu 12 Margarets Buildings, BA12LP 01225 420333. Mon to Sat 10.30 - 5.30. Sun 11.00 - 3.00. Great fashion from Avoca and Out of Xile plus wonderful basics from Petit Bateau. Plus a full range of organic beauty products and make up from Dr. Hauschka; leather bags and belts; lovely jewellery and accessories - not forgetting Lampe Berger oils from Paris. ●8 Rustico Bistro Italiano 2 Margarets Buildings BA1 2LP. 01225 310064. Daily 12.00 - 2.30. 6.00 10.00. Bath’s newest Italian restaurant family run by Darix and Franco Cinesi. True Italian home cooking using fresh seasonal produce. Soups, pasta, meat, poultry, fish, seafood, delicious ice creams and homemade desserts plus a choice of Italy's finest wines. www.rusticobistroitaliano.co.uk


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Saville Row/Alfred St/Bartlett St ●9 Bea’s Vintage Tea Rooms 6/8 Saville Row, BA1 2QP. info@beasvintagetearooms.com Open 7 days. Delicious home made Breakfast, Lunch and Afternoon Tea (real leaf) served in vintage bone china complemented by authentic 1940s decor. A refreshing change from the usual. Private room available for Afternoon Tea parties. www.beasvintagetearooms.com

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●10 Casanis French Bistro Restaurant 4 Saville Row, BA1 2QP. 01225 780055 Tue to Sat lunch and dinner. Winner Best Restaurant Bath Good Food Awards 2011/12. Hardens. Michelin Guide. Good Food Guide. Winner Metro Food and Drink Awards. www.casanis.co.uk ●11 Woods 9/13 Alfred St. BA1 2QX. 01225 314812 Mon to Sat 12.00-2.30. 5.00-9.30. Lunch and early dinner 5.00 -7.00 two courses £16.95 or a´ la carte. Bar menu available. Georgian elegance and a warm informal atmosphere. Family run since 1979 Woods has maintained an enviable reputation as one of Bath’s best independent restaurants. Dazzling food at competitive prices. www.woodsrestaurant.com

Blue The Loft, Bartlett St. BA1 2QZ 01225 462111. Daily 9.30 - 5.30 Sun 11.00 - 4.00. Chic boutique clothing and accessories for adventurous women who like to express themselves. www.bluewomensclothing.co.uk

Coffee Tea Soup Seasonal Salads Bruschetta Panini Cakes Wines 7 days The Loft Bartlett St. BA1 2QZ 01225 335380 Daily 9.30 - 5.30. Sun 11.00 - 4.00

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Bartlett St/Paragon/Lansdown Rd ●14 Itchy Feet 4 Bartlett St. BA1 2QZ. 01225 442618. Mon to Sat 9.30 - 5.30. Sun 11.00 - 5.00 Award winning outdoor shop with 3 floors filled with great gear from top brands including The North Face, Arc'Teryx, Patagonia, Icebreaker, Salomon and many, many more. Large selection of men and women's specific clothing, equipment, footwear, maps and books. The staff are experienced travellers. Free packing lists and advice sheets. www.itchyfeet.com

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●15 Felix Lighting Specialists Bartlett St. BA1 2QZ 01225 315110 Mon to Sat 10.00 - 5.30 Vintage and contemporary lighting. Lighting design. felixlightingspecialists.co.uk

●17 Bath Cake Company Lansdown Mews, BA1 5DX. At the bottom of Lansdown Rd. 07834 270198. Tue to Sat 10.30 - 5.30. Award winning cup cakes bespoke Celebration cakes, classes and events. A huge range of cake decorating and sugarcraft equipment. Delicious cakes and cup cakes. www.bathcakecompany.co.uk

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Yen Sushi 11/12 Bartlett St. BA1 2QZ 01225 333313. 7 days 12.00 to 3.00 and 5.30 to 10.30

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English and European 17th to early 20th century textiles and related items, probably the largest collection in the UK. English and European wall lights and chandeliers over 150 in stock. Antique Textiles and Lighting Belvedere, Lansdown Rd. BA1 5HR 01225 310795. Tue/Wed and Fri/Sat 10.00 - 4.00 or by appointment. www.antiquesofbath.com Winner BAC Award. The best antiques, textiles and lighting shop in the UK


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George St ●20 Aió Restaurant Bar and Grill Edgar Buildings, George St. BA1 2EE 01225 443900. An exciting menu with its origins in the simple flavours of Naples and Sardinia with the emphasis on simply grilled, fish and meat, fresh breads, brushettas, olives, sardines, Aio's own Fregola Sarda a toasted giant couscous and on Sundays Sardinian style roast piglet. On fine days dine and drink outside or in the secluded rear garden/courtyard. Open daily from 10.00 serving coffee, drinks, tapas, lunch and dinner. www.aiorestaurant.co.uk

● 21 Instant Vintage 6 George St. BA1 2EH 01225 444608. Mon to Sat 10.00 to 6.00. Sun 11.00 to 5.00 An independent label featuring eclectic vintage inspired fashion and beautiful handmade jewellery together with stunning home accessories and inspirational presents displayed over two floors. An exceptional collection unique to Bath. www.instantvintage.co.uk.

● 22 Mail Boxes Etc 3 Edgar Buildings George St. BA1 2FJ. Mon to Fri 8.30 - 5.30 Sat 10.00 - 4.00. www.mbebath.co.uk Shopping, excess baggage, art and antiques packed and delivered safely to your door. For advice and a price call Tim 01225 483777 Travel light and relax!

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● 23 Martini Restaurant 8/9 George St. BA1 2EH. 01225 460818. Daily lunch and dinner. Open all day Sat from 11.00 An Italian restaurant run by Italians. Deservedly regarded by many as one the best of its type in the city. Superb menu with all the Italian specialities plus daily blackboard and lunch specials which include the freshest of fish delivered daily. Superb desserts, great cocktails and an excellent wine list with many Italian classics. www.martinirestaurantbath.com Martini takes pride in the regional variety of its gastronomic heritage. Bath Life

Very Italian, diners are greeted by the staff as if they know them, with genuine warmth... classic cocktails excellent food, wine and service. Simon Fry, Folio Magazine


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George St/Broad St ●24 Prey 3 York Blds, George St. BA1 2EB 01225 329933. Mon to Sat 10.00 - 6.00. Sun 12.00 - 5.00 This multi award winning boutique is one of Bath’s most treasured independents. Prey designs and sources vintage inspired and design led homewares, gifts and stationery. Be sure to visit the first floor for stunning clothing collections which include Maliparmi, Pazuki and Marilyn Moore. www.preyuk.com

●25 Rostra Gallery 5 George St. BA1 2EH. 01225 448121. Affordable contemporary paintings, limited edition prints, ceramics, glass, sculpture, hand made jewellery and lighting by young talent and established greats. Plus exclusive greeting cards, some by artists. Framing, shipping, free credit, gift vouchers and wedding list service. Newsletter and exhibition details at www.rostragallery.co.uk ●26 Seasons 10 George St. BA1 EH. 01225 469730 Mon to Fri 9.00 - 5.30. Sat 10.00 - 5.30. Natural health store, established since 1987, offering an extensive range of nutritional supplements, herbal remedies, natural hair dyes, organic skin and bodycare products. Wide range of herbal teas and organic foods. Advisers in store providing free nutritional advice. Therapy rooms offering various treatments. ●27 Atmosphere Bath 19 Broad St. BA1 5LN 01225 461028. Mon to Sat 10.00 - 5.00 Exceptional constantly changing range of high-quality printed and woven extra wide (280cm) French and Belgian soft furnishing fabrics on the roll. Twice the quantity for minimal extra cost for curtains, cushions, blinds and upholstery you name it! Single width fabrics also stocked. Friendly, professional advice, make-up and fitting service interior design consultation. www.atmospherebath.co.uk ●28 Bath Compact Discs 01225 464766 Gramophone magazine award winner. One of the leading classical music retailers in the UK since 1982. Huge range on CD/DVD at competitive prices. Musically aware staff. International mail order, post free in UK. bathcds@btinternet.com ●28 Broad Street Jazz 01225 427494 A specialist record shop within a shop with everything from Armstrong to Zorn on CD,DVD and Vinyl... New Orleans, Bebop, Cool, Free Jazz and beyond. Special requirements can be sourced. International mail order, post free in UK. jt@broadstreetjazz.co.uk 27 Broad St. BA1 5LW. Mon to Sat 9.00 - 5.30


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●30 Susannah 25 Broad St. BA1 5LW. 01225 445069. Mon 10.00 -1.00. Tue to Sat 10.00 - 5.00 An enchanting Georgian shop specialising in vintage textiles, boudoir furniture, soft furnishings, eiderdowns and quilts. Also lined wicker baskets, sachets, cushions and bags made from antique and vintage fabrics. Chosen as a shop front for the Emporium page in Country Living Magazine. ●31 Green Street House 14 Green St. BA1 2JZ 01225 426000. Mon to Sat 9.00-6.00. Thur 9.008.00. Sun (seasonal) 10.00-4.00. Day Spa for Men and Women. Luxurious and pampering treatments include Massage, Facials, Body wraps and Scrubs, Sun free natural tanning and Eyelash extensions. Nail Bar. Day packages. Gift Vouchers for all treatments. www.greenstreethouse.com ●32

FAIRTRADE An Aladdin’s cave of world Fairtrade treasures from exquisite silver jewellery to handmade crafts, gifts and cards, new stock arrives constantly... enjoy our tropical 1st floor cafe, serving breakfast, lunch and afternoon tea.

8/9 New Bond St Place, BA11BH 01225 446362. Mon to Sat 8.00 - 7.00 Sun 9.00 - 5.00 www.coralquay.co.uk

●33 Teahouse Emporium New Bond St. BA11BA 01225 334402. Importers of fine teas and tea accessories from the world’s growers including China, India, Japan, etc. Advice from expert staff on how to brew the perfect cuppa. Try before you buy. The unique tearoom is the perfect place to sit back and sample some of the worlds finest teas and coffees. teahouseemporium.co.uk ● 34 Volunteer Rifleman’s Arms New Bond St. Place, BA1 1BH. 01225 425210. A gem of a pub in a traffic free lane across the road from Milsom St. Real ales, local ciders and premium lagers. Freshly prepared classic British food from a light lunch to a hearty meal all cooked to order. Served 12.00 to 4.00 in the bar or upstairs dining room. Outside seating. Kids’ menu. Major rugby games sceened.


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Milsom St

A unique range of organic foods and high quality products for the home and garden created exclusively for Highgrove. All inspired by the beautiful organic gardens at Highgrove and the wide-ranging interests of HRH The Prince of Wales. All profits from the sale of Highgrove products are paid to The Prince of Wales’s Charitable Foundation. 38 Milsom Street, Bath BA1 1DN. 01225 445125 Monday to Saturday 9.30 to 5.30 Sunday and Bank holidays 10.30 to 5.00 www.highgroveshop.com

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Milsom Place Shopping and dining. Alessi. Anenome Ted Baker. Hobbs. Cath Kidston. Milsom Eye Co. Place Phase Eight. Quadri. Salcombe Trading Co. Traffic People ^ True Grace. Vom Fass. Carluccio’s. Cote Brasserie Deli@Jamie’s Italian. Jamie’s Italian. Parisien. Solo. YO! Sushi. News on new pop up shops and events at www.milsomplace.co.uk


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Quiet St/John St/Queen St ●38 Bloomsbury & Co. 2 Quiet St. BA1 2JS also at 15 New Bond St. BA1 1BA 0845 2702677. Mon to Sat 9.30 - 6.30. Sun 11.00 - 5.00. Gifts, jewellery, watches, fashion and accessories, shoes, furniture and Tintin! The best from the UK and all corners of the globe; a mix of classic and contemporary. Unusual and unique objects with a whiff of practicality and a blend of humour and imagination. www.bloomsburystore.com Aubade

●39 The Dressing Room 7 Quiet St. BA1 2JU 01225 330563. Mon to Sat 9.30-5.30. Sun by appointment only. The principal stockist in the southwest for the best names in lingerie, beach and nightwear. Labels include: Aubade, Marie Jo, Lise Charmel, Empreinte, Prima Donna, Wacoal and Wolford. Beachwear from Aubade, Empreinte, Gottex, Miraclesuit, Maryan Mehlhorn, Pain de Sucre and Seafolly available all year round. Nightwear from Bonsoir, Diamond Tea, Kiku Kimono, Louis Feraud, Hanro and Luna di Seta. Sizes range from petite to luscious. Experienced staff are happy to help so come and treat yourself to the ultimate 'feel good' shopping experience. www.dressingroombath.com

Quiet Street Antiques 3 Quiet St. BA1 2JS 01225 315727. 10.00 - 6.00 Tues to Sat. 18th to19th century furniture including items by Gillows. Pictures, mirrors, fully restored barometers, carriage, wall and longcase clocks always stocked. Also tea caddies, boxes, bronzes, sculpture, Royal Worcester porcelain plus decorative items. www.quietstreetantiques.co.uk

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●40 ●41 Firehouse Rotisserie 2 John St. BA1 2JL. 01225 482070. Mon to Fri lunch and dinner. Sat and Sun from noon till late. The open kitchen presents delicious grills, rotisserie chicken and gourmet brick fired pizza with tastes and flavours from the south west USA, Mexico, the Pacific rim and Creole cuisine. Rated as ‘One of the top 5 American restaurants in the UK’ by Channel 4. www.firehouserotisserie.co.uk Mr B’s Emporium of Reading Delights 14/15 John St. BA1 2JL. 01225 331155 Mon to Sat. 9.30 - 6.30. Independent Bookshop of the Year. Three floors of wonderful books. Book groups, events readings. book clubs, newsletter, blog and Reading Spa Treatments! Further details at www.mrbsemporium.com


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Queen St/Trim St

●43 Quercus Gallery 1 Queen St. BA1 1HE 07738 929089. Contemporary art spanning paintings, prints, jewellery, ceramics and textiles. www.quercusgallery.co.uk Opening June 2013

In a Georgian house adjacent to Trim Bridge in one of Bath’s oldest streets. A complete Interior design, decoration and make up service in the UK and internationally. Fabrics, wallpapers and carpets from leading UK and international companies. Plus small antiques, lighting, decorative items and prints. ●45 No.Twelve Queen Street Queen St. BA11HE. 01225 462363 twelve@twelvedesigns.co.uk www.twelvedesigns.co.uk

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The Canary Gin and Wine Bar 2/3 Queen St. BA1 1HE Daily 5.00 to midnight. Closed Sun.

5 Queen St. BA1 1HE. 01225 338677 www.scarletvintage.co.uk

●47 Vintage and Rare Guitars 11 Queen St. BA1 1HE. 01225 463777 aiso at 6 Denmark St. WC2H 8LX. Vintage instruments from player to investment grade. Expert knowledge ensures we offer the very best guitars, amplifiers, boutique effects and accessories. Repairs, valuations, consignment and appraisals. Part exchange and guitars purchased. www.vintageandrareguitars ●48 Minerva Art Supplies 12a Trim St. BA11HB. 01225 464054 Mon to Sat 9.00 - 5.30. Sun 12.00 - 4.00 Sept to April. Complete range of art materials and craft tools including Daler, Rowney, Windsor & Newton and Faber Castell. Art club and student discounts. www.minervaartsupplies.co.uk


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Old King St/Gay St/Queen Sq

Located just a few steps from Queen Square with four floors including a stunning rooftop terrace. Dine in the restaurant, sip drinks in the potting shed, socialise in the pantry/common room or soak up the sunshine on the magnificent roof terrace. Dine in private in the Pavillion, perfect for business meetings. Award winning Badger cask ales, world lagers and a menu full of fresh, seasonal dishes, cooked

by talented chefs in the open kitchen using top quality ingredients from regional food producers. ●49 Hall & Woodhouse Bar and Restaurant, 1 Old King St. BA1 2JW. 01225 469259 www.hall-woodhousebath.co.uk Mon to Thur 9.00 - 11.00. Fri to Sat 9.00 - 12.00. Sun: 9.00 -10.30 Food: Breakfast 8.00 - 11.00 daily Upstairs restaurant. Mon to Sat lunch and dinner. Sun lunch.

●50 The Jane Austen Centre Giftshop 40 Gay St. BA1 2NT 01225 443000. Open Daily. The shop offers an unrivalled range of Jane Austen and historically inspired gifts: from books to jewellery, calligraphy sets and seal and wax items to our cheeky and popular Mr Darcy range. Whether you are shopping for yourself or for an Austen fan, you will always find ●51 The Regency Tea Room something exciting. Come in anytime - you don’t have to visit the On the 2nd floor of The Jane Austen Centre in an elegant Georgian town exhibition. As Jane Austen wrote house. Open daily. 01225 443000 in her novel Persuasion, ‘I can never Tea Guild Award of Excellence Winner get by this shop without stopping’. An absolute delight. Trip Advisor www.janeausten.co.uk

●52 Colonna & Smalls Speciality Coffee Shop. 6 Chapel Row Queen Square. BA1 1HN. 07766 808067. Open daily. www.colonnaandsmalls.co.uk


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Walcot St ●53 The British Hatter 9/11 Walcot St. BA1 5BN. 01225 339009. Tues to Sat 10.00 - 4.00 Hats for women, men and all occasions. A-listed by Harper and Queen. One of the specialist independent retailers which make Bath such a unique and enjoyable shopping experience. The shop is brimming with colour and stocks a huge selection of contemporary designs along with a hint of vintage and a touch of the outrageous all beautifully crafted. Matching pashminas also stocked. ●54 The Framing Workshop 80 Walcot St. BA1 5BD. 01225 482748 Mon to Fri 9.00 - 6.00. Sat 9.00 - 5.30 A multiple award winning family run business with a national reputation. Employing Fine Art Trade Guild qualified framers using an extensive range of hand finishing skills. Over 700 mouldings stocked including swept, oval and circular frames. www.theframingworkshop.com

●55 Jane Knapp Interiors Handmade lighting, candle lighting, wall lights and pendants. Bespoke furniture. Architectural antiques. Ironmongery and brassware. Trompe l’oeil painting. By appointment 01225 463468 ●56 Reboot Computer Services 106 Walcot St. BA1 5BG. 01225 447227. Fax 447116. Mon to Sat 10.00 - 5.00. Established 11 years. Ex-lease notebooks and desktops. Reboot are the notebook specialists. All supplied clean or with Microsoft or Linux OS. Accessories, new and used monitors and components. Repairs to all desktops and games consoles. www. rebootltd.com

Bath’s Gourmet Hamburger Takeaway Save time order by phone: ●57 Walcot St. 01225 463613 Mon to Wed 5.00 - 11.00. Thur 5.00 -11.30. Fri/Sat 12.00 -12.00 Sun 12.00 -10.00 ●98 Sawclose. 01225 461726 Open daily 12.00 till late www.schwartzbros.co.uk


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Walcot St/London St/London Rd ● 58 Shannon 68 Walcot St. BA1 5BD. 01225 424222. Mon to Sat 10.00 - 5.30. Scandinavian furniture, lighting, fabric and accessories. J L Moller, Artek, Carl Hansen, Fritz Hansen, Swedese, Gubi Lightyears.dk, Swedese and Louis Poulsen. Mairo Marimekko and Vallila textiles. Homeware by iittala, Rorstrand and Eva Solo. Moomin mugs, bowls books and textiles, etc. www.shannon-uk.com ●59 Walcot Upholstery and Furnishings Workshop: 91 Walcot St. BA1 5BW. 01225 460483 Showroom: 6 Cleveland Terrace, London Rd, BA1 5DF. Mon to Fri 9.30 - 5.30. Sat 10.00 - 4.30 Upholstery plus a stock of upholstery materials and sundries. Period sofas and upholstered chairs bought and sold. Free collection and delivery in the Bath area. Free estimates. ● 60 Bronwyn Willams - Ellis RCA. Old Orchard 88A Walcot St. BA1 5BD. 01225 460805. Mon to Fri 10.30 - 4.30. Best to phone before visiting. Widely collected artist, ceramicist and tile maker. Abstract clay wall sculptures. Tile panels designed and made to commission. Individual pieces can be viewed, discussed and purchased at her studio/gallery. www.handmade-tiles.co.uk ●61

Hudson Steakhouse 14 London St. Top of Walcot St. 01225 332323. Mon to Sat. Bar 5.00 to 11.00. Grill 6.00 to 10.30. Classic cocktails, world wines and beers. Delicious prime dry aged steaks and the freshest of seafood. Try the new flat iron steak with a Béarnaise sauce, crispy french fries and a glass of good wine for just £15.95. Mon to Fri from 5.00 -7.00 www.hudsonsteakhouse.com ●62 Michael Saffell 3 Walcot Blds, London Rd. BA1 6AD. 01225 315857. Specialist dealer in antique tins since 1981. Tins were produced to package and advertise everything from biscuits to tea, from confectionery to mustard, from tobacco to gramophone needles. The large and constantly changing stock has many examples from all these categories. www.michaelsaffell.com

●63 King William Pub and Dining Rooms 36 Thomas St, BA15NN. 01225 428096 Lunch Wed to Sun. Dinner every evening. Regarded as one of the finest traditional free houses in the country. Award winning local seasonal food. Excellent wines, real ales from from local microbreweries, Somerset cider and imported draught lagers. Menus change daily. Specialties include rare sirloin of English beef, Cornish plaice with leek and mussel broth and their own glazed ham. Everything except the bread, butter and cheese is made in the kitchen and they even shell their own peas. www.kingwilliampub.com So good it brings a tear to the eye... worth the trip from London, even just for lunch. Giles Coren, The Times


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London Rd / Larkhall

●64 Old Bank Antiques Centre 14/17/20 Walcot Buildings London Rd. BA1 6AD. 01225 469282. 17 dealers with showrooms spread over 5 shops. Ever changing stock includes 17th to 20th century furniture, decorative antiques, pictures, glass, ceramics, textiles, bronzes, lighting, metalware and retro. Free parking at rear in Bedford St. Open 7 days. www.oldbankantiquescentre.com

●65 Gardenalia 4 Mile End, London Rd. BA1 6PT 01225 329949. Mon to Sat 9.30 - 6.00. Closed Wed. Sun 11.00 - 5.00. A mecca for gardeners and lovers of antiques. Ever changing stock of unusual antique and contemporary ornaments, furniture, decorative items, accessories and inspirational gardening gifts. A good selection of new and used equipment and tools. www.gardenalia.co.uk ●66 Goodies Delicatessen 2a St. Saviours Rd. Larkhall BA1 6RJ. 01225 336033. Mon to Sat 9.00 - 5.00. British and continental charcuterie and cheeses, olives, salads and large range of exciting deli specialities. Baguettes baked daily in house. Pastries and cakes. Plus bread from the award winning Hobbs House Bakery. Freshly prepared filled baguettes to take away. ●67 Langbridge Home Hardware 4/6 Lambridge Buildings, Larkhall, BA1 6RS. 01225 313848. Mon to Sat 9.00 -5.30. A real hardware store packed from floor to ceiling with a huge stock of tools, fixings, paint, household, gardening and electrical items plus giftware. Tool hire. Locks, alarms and keys cut. Expert staff happy to advise. Delivery available. Super saver catalogue at www.langbridge.co.uk ●68 Larkhall Butchers 1 Lambridge Buildings Larkhall BA1 6RS. 01225 313987. Mon to Sat 7.30 - 5.00. Specialising in free range meat reared on local farms, traditionally butchered and hung. Also game, sausages, burgers, home cooked hams and other meat. Locally made preserves, chutneys and pickles. Eggs, milk and Marshfield Ice Cream. Fresh fish and seafood on Fri and Sat. ●69 The Titfield Thunderbolt on the Lion, location information, a trailer, Douglas Slocombe’s home movies and 3a Upper Lambridge St. Larkhall BA1 6RY. 01225 462332. Tue to Sat much more besides. www.titfield.co.uk 10.00 - 5.30. Fri till 6.30. Specialist The original film poster by Edward Bawden railway books and magazines plus canal and local history titles, new and secondhand. Oakwood, Irwell, Plateway, Twelveheads, Wild Swan, etc. Postcards, greetings cards and maps. Model railway supplies. 2013 is the 60th Anniversary of the release of the classic Ealing comedy filmed near Bath on the then recently closed Bristol and North Somerset Railway. A digitally restored DVD of the film is available with a feature


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Bridge St/Pulteney Bridge/Argyle St Platinum Established in 1898. Aquamarine Recognised as one of 21.14 cts ring the finest jewellers in with diamond set gallery the UK. Antique and modern jewellery and silver. Breitling, Bvlgari, Cartier, Rolex, Omega, Mont Blanc and Patek Philippe watches,the gift department has Lalique, Halcyon Days enamels and Cartier leather. 1/5 Bridge St. BA2 4AP 01225 788800 Mon to Sat 9.30 - 5.15 www.mallory-jewellers.com

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● 71 Bath Stamp and Coin Shop 12/13 Pulteney Bridge. BA2 2AY. 01225 463073. (Incorporating The Mosaic Shop). Mon to Sat 9.30 - 5.30 A mecca for collectors. Stamps, coins, banknotes, military badges and insignia of all three services. On the lower floor everything needed to make mosaics and a great selection of Venetian masks. www.mosaicshop.co.uk ●72 Nigel Dando 11 Pulteney Bridge. BA2 2AY 01225 464013. Mon to Sat 10.00 - 5.00. Probably Bath’s smallest jewellery store is uniquely situated and packed with quality. Specialists in contemporary silver, pre-owned jewellery and diamonds. Having trained in London at the Sir John Cass College of Art and Hatton Garden, Nigel Dando knows all about diamonds. www.nigeldando.com ● 73 Up to Seven 6 Pulteney Bridge. BA2 4AX 01225 422333. Mon to Sat 9.30 - 6.00. Specialists in handmade children’s clothes. Lots of exciting vibrant clothes from newborn to seven years. Hats, shoes, frocks, skirts, trousers, fleeces and organic cotton for babies. The local stockists of Lizzie Shirt childrens wear. To view the complete ranges and buy online visit: www.uptoseven.co.uk ●74

2 Argyle St. BA2 4BA. 01225 445211 www.bang-olufsen.co.uk BeoSound 8

Practical and inspirational accessories for the home and garden, many exclusive. The range includes handmade baskets and crates, lighting, soft furnishings, dining accessories, glassware, antiques and fine Italian leather bags. Organic and natural skincare products. Perfumes by Gault of Cannes. Toiletries by D R Harris of London. Also NEOM candles. ●75 Grasse 3 Argyle St. BA2 4BA. 01225 444260. Mon to Fri 10.00 - 5.00 Sat 10.00 - 5.30. Sun 11.00 -3.00. www.grasse.me.uk


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Argyle St / Orange Grove / Terrace Walk/ Grand Parade ●76 Oriental Rugs of Bath 15 Argyle St. BA2 4BQ. 01225 465558. Mon to Sat 10.00 - 5.30. Sun 11.00 - 4.00. Large selection of hand made traditional and contemporary Persian, Afghan, Turkish, Indian rugs and kilims. Also kilim hand bags, cushions, Himalayan wool scarves, embroidered suzani boots, silk kantha quilts plus kilim covered chairs and footstools. Free estimates for expert cleaning and repairs. Valuations for insurance. www.orientalrugsofbath.com ●77 Thai by the Weir 16 Argyle St. BA2 4BQ 01225 444834. Open 7 days for lunch and dinner. The home of rice noodles halal. Next to the world famous Pulteney Bridge with Bath’s best view of the river and weir. Courtyard for fine weather dining. A warm welcome and an extensive menu with all the Thai specialities Lunch specials from £6.00. Take away available. www.thaibytheweir.co.uk ●78 Arcania 6/7 Orange Grove, BA1 1LP. 01225 335233. Mon to Sat 9.30 - 5.30. Sun 11.00 5.00. Family run business founded over 20 years ago. Therapy Rooms offering massage, reflexology, beauty, homeopathy, reiki, astrology and many more! Mind/Body/Spirit items, relaxation CD's, Tarot, books, jewellery, incense, candles, ethnic ornaments and textiles. www.arcaniabath.com ●79 Sharps & Flats Musical Gift Shop 3 Orange Grove, BA1 1LP. 01225 469655. Mon to Sat 10.00 5.30. Sun 12-4 (during season). A unique shopping experience for musicians and music lovers. Printed music and quality music gifts for a special occasion or just for you. Managed by Ashley, whose passion for music and the gift trade can help enormously with your choice. www.sharpsandflatsofbath.co.uk ●80 Roman Candles 5 Terrace Walk, BA1 1LN 01225 336399. Open 7 days. Home of the 'Roman Spa' Bath Candle, exclusive to us. Plus a huge range of Yankee Candle products and a large selection of dinner and unscented candles - all to help create a perfect ambience in your home. Owned and run by a Bath family who offer a warm welcome to all who visits the shop. www.romancandles.co.uk ●81 Joya Newmarket Row, Grand Parade, BA2 4AN. 01225 460240 Open 7 days.11.00 -11.00. Overlooking the famous Pulteney Bridge. The dishes served are inspired by the Puglia region in Italy. The menu has pizza and pasta dishes, chargrilled free range chicken and fish plus locally reared extra mature sirloin and fillet steak. Local seasonal produce is also used to create chef's daily special dishes. Italy’s favourite pasta is used and the finest local and Italian ingredients.There is wide choice of Italian wines and draught beers. www.joyarestaurant.co.uk


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High St /Guildhall Market ●82 Aranais Guildhall Market, BA2 4AW. 01225 920612. The only natural body care products hand made in Bath, including specialist products for dry and sensitive skin, arthritis, eczema, psoriasis and acne. Luxury/specialist soaps. Natural shower gels, shampoos and deodorants, Holistic treaments. Aromatherapy products and essential oils. Incense, herbs and herbal remedies. www.aranais.co.uk ●82 Funtastic Guildhall Market, High St. BA2 4AW. 01225 460808/442916. Mon to Sat 8.30 5.30. Two separate shops with a huge selection of greetings cards jokes, tricks, novelties, souvenirs and gift ideas. Flags of all nations and bunting. Party items. Helium filled balloons. Fancy dress, wigs, masks and accessories.10% student discount. mike@funtasticonline.com ●82 The Guildhall Delicatessen Guildhall Market, High St. BA2 4AW. 01225 427195. Mon to Fri 9.30 - 5.00, 5.30 Sat. Choice of superb cooked meats including locally produced ham, continental charcuterie plus olives, pies, quiches, vegetarian products, Indian and Italian specialities, baguettes, sandwiches, cakes, drinks, preserves and pickles. Business lunches delivered to city offices. ●82 M&K Hardware Guildhall Market, High St. BA2 4AW. 01225 339638. Huge stock of tools, fixings of all descriptions, hinges, brackets, locks paints and paint brushes, soaps, powders, Dylon dyes, etc,etc. Also electrical fittings including light bulbs and batteries. Plus house and kitchen wares, toiletries, linens and gifts galore. Key cutting. Deliveries arranged within the Bath area. An iconic 50s style diner/snack bar in the centre of this historic market. Sit and enjoy a perfect espresso coffee, glass of wine or an ice cold beer and watch the market bustle. The classic menu includes, bagels, breakfasts, crepes, omlettes, hot dogs and more! Mon to Sat 8.30 to 5.30 plus Sun during Dec. 01225 460808. Twitter@TimeOutBath

●82 Sew an’ Sew Guildhall Market High St. BA2 4AW. 01225 482648 Mon to Sat 9.00 - 5.00. A paradise for knitting and sewing enthusiasts. Bath’s main stockist of Duet cotton and polyester threads and Sirdar wools. Plus a vast range of craft and haberdashery items including hoops jewellery findings, needles and an extensive selection of ribbons.

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Design led jewellery from ● 82 around the world plus exclusive pieces from Stardust Designs all hand crafted in Bath. Also a showcase of Hand made examples by local in Bath. Coral, designer/makers and turquoise and a selection of silver Sterling silver. bracelets, bangles, and stone set items. Stockists of Jackie Brazil and Zsiska. Stardust Designs Guildhall Market, High St. BA2 4AW 01225 445524. Mon to Sat 9.30 - 5.00


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Northumberland Place/Corridor ●83 Philip James Jewellery 5 Northumberland Place, BA1 5AR. 01225 447722. Mon to Sat 10.00 - 5.30. Sun 12.00 - 4.00 Philip James Jewellery is a bespoke goldsmiths designing and creating beautiful commission pieces, as well as showcasing contemporary designers. Whether it's an engagement ring, wedding bands, re-modeling or a unique commission our on-site goldsmiths will ensure it's perfect. This stunning emerald and diamond engagement ring and full eternity band are examples of Philip's fabulous creations.

www.philipjamesjewellery.co.uk

● 84 Neal’s Yard Remedies 7 Northumberland Place, BA1 5AR. 01225 466944. Mon to Sat 9.30 5.30. Sun 11.00 - 4.00. Organic health and beauty products. No GMO, parabens or animal testing. Wide range of herbs, essential oils, homeopathy and supplements. Clinic rooms with professionally trained natural health practitioners. Acupuncture, massage, facials, etc. www.nealsyardremedies.com ●85 Rickards of Bath 11 Northumberland Place BA1 5AR. 01225 464107. Mon to Sat 9.00 - 5.30 Sun 12.00 - 4.00. (during season). Specialists in luggage and bags since 1910. The largest selection in the south west displayed over 3 floors. Travel bags, suitcases, business bags, backpacks, wallets handbags and purses, etc. All leading brands. www.rickardsofbath.co.uk Platinum and Flower Diamond

●86 Nicholas Wylde Goldsmith and Jeweller 12 Northumberland Place BA1 5AR. 01225 462826 6 The Mall, Clifton, Bristol BS8 4DR. 0117 974 3582 Mon to Fri 9.45 - 5.15. Sat 9.45 5.30. www.nicholaswylde.com Bath’s leading designer jeweller. The showroom displays a huge range of magnificent jewellery. If a unique and individual item is required, then Nicholas and his team can help, bespoke pieces are regularly designed for our customers and are hand made in the workshop on the premises. Other services include repair remodelling and valuations. The Wedding Lounge on the first floor displays one of Bath’s largest selection of wedding rings with over 400 designs to choose from at competitive prices. The experienced staff will be happy to help when choosing the perfect ring for both partners. There is also a huge selection of wedding day gifts and couples can browse at their leisure.

Exclusive to Nicholas Wylde is The Wylde Flower Diamond ® launched in celebration of his 25 years as a jeweller and building a reputation for inspirational designs and the highest quality workmanship. A stunning cut with 32 more facets than a traditional brilliant cut stone, echoing flower petals, with a unique sparkle capturing the beauty and romance of a diamond.


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Corridor/Union Passage/Abbey Churchyard/York St ●87 Uttam London 12/13 The Corridor, BA1 5AP. 01225 442227. Mon to Fri 9.30 - 5.30. Sat 9.30- 6.00 Sun 11.00 - 5.00. Inspirational fashion and accessories. Stockists of Irregular Choice, Disaster Designs, Oxmo, Peppercorn, Yumi and Uttam Boutique. www.uttamlondon.com ●88 The Silver Shop 25 Union Passage BA11RD. 01225 464781. Mon to Sat 9.00 - 5.30 Sun 11.00 - 5.00. A family run business established for 50 years. A range of beautiful silver jewellery from classic to contemporary style by British and international designers. Also boxes, frames, glass pewter, pictures, ceramics, clocks and lighting. Gifts for all budgets. www.thesilvershop.eu.com ●89 Jody Cory Goldsmiths Abbey Churchyard BA1 1LY. 01225 460072. 7 days. Beautifully crafted jewellery using rare and unusual gemstones. Commissions a speciality with free design service. In-house workshop with skilled goldsmiths to repair or re-model old or broken jewellery. www.jodycory.co.uk 18ct white gold colour changing sapphire and diamond.

●90 Hands Traditional Georgian Tearoom Abbey St. BA1 1NN. 01225 463928. An independent family run business established in1852 and one of the city’s most popular daytime restaurants with both visitors and Bath residents. Dishes are prepared to order using fresh local ingredients. Good simple cooking at value for money prices with welcoming waitress service. The extensive menu includes breakfast till 11.30, baguettes, lunch, high teas, home made scones and clotted cream. Anna Gillespie. To the Limit. Bronze edition of 9. 135 x70 x10cm

●91 Beaux Arts 12/13 York St BA11NG 01225 464850. Mon to Sat 10.00 - 5.00. Major 20th century painters, studio ceramicists and sculptors plus the best of new talent. www.beauxartsbath.co.uk

●92 The Real Italian Ice Cream Co. 17 York St. BA11NG. 01225 330121. Open daily 10.30 till late. Just footsteps from the Roman Baths. An authentic gelateria with a wide choice of Italian ice cream made on the premises daily, flavours include zuppa inglese, panna cotta and pistachio. Ice creams are sold in cones and tubs as well as take home containers. Also crêpes, biscuits, cakes, drinks and Italian coffees. Mamma Mia!


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York St/Abbey Green/Abbeygate St

●93 The Real Italian Pizza Co. 16 York St. BA11NG. 01225 330121. Daily 11.00 -11.00. Just a few steps from the Roman Baths is the city’s only authentic Pizzeria. Pizzas are made in front of the customer and put into Bath's only wood fired pizza oven. Watch as your pizza is pulled from the flames and brought to your table. Fine Italian beers and wines add to the experience. ●94 The San Francisco Fudge Factory 6 Church St. Abbey Green, BA1 1NL. 01225 425714. Open daily. Arguably...the makers of the best fudge in the world. Handmade in over 20 flavours by traditional methods from the freshest ingredients. Also caramel apples, toffees, cookies and Belgian chocolates. Tea and coffee served. Wordwide shipping. www.sanfranciscofudge.co.uk ●95 Eric Snook’s Golden Cot Abbeygate St. BA11NP. 01225 464914. Traditional toy shop with a huge range for boys and girls from toddler to teenager, plus a specialist skateboard room. The nursery section has a comprehensive range of all baby's needs from the world’s top labels. Sole UK distributors of Gesslein prams and buggies. www.snooksonline.co.uk

Step back in time to a traditional and elegant tea shoppe in the historic centre of Bath overlooking the elegant and peaceful Abbey Green a stone’s throw from the world famous Roman Baths and Pump Room. Enjoy high tea, traditional west country ploughmans and light meals or take away a delicious picnic lunch. Quintessentially English, truly authentic an unforgettable experience, it’s a must for any visitor to this famous city.

●96 The Bath Bun Tea Shoppe and Takeout 2 Abbey Green, BA1 1NN. 07875 042995. Tue to Sat 9.30 - 5.00 www.thebathbun.co.uk


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Sawclose/Kingsmead Sq/Monmouth St ●97 The Garrick’s Head St John’s Place Sawclose, BA1 1ET. 01225 318368. Open daily. Food served Mon to Sat lunch and dinner. Sun lunch. A pub with a reputation for serving seasonal food prepared using the best local organic and free range produce. Meat and poultry from nearby farms and fish from the Cornish coast daily. Regulars say the Garrick’s serves the best fish and chips in Bath! Everything except the bread, butter and cheese is made in the kitchen. Wines by the bottle or glass, real ales and draught Somerset ciders, coffee and a terrace where one can sit and watch the world go by. www.garricksheadpub.com

Bath’s Gourmet Hamburger Takeaway Save time order by phone: ●98 Sawclose. 01225 461726 Open daily 12.00 till late ●57 Walcot St. 01225 463613 Mon to Wed 5.00 - 11.00. Thur 5.00 -11.30. Fri/Sat 12.00 -12.00 Sun 12.00 -10.00 www.schwartzbros.co.uk ●99 Bath Frock Exchange 10 Kingsmead Sq. BA1 2AB. 01225 461518. Featured in Vogue.The city’s finest designer re-sale boutique. Specialising in buying and selling designer accessories and clothing helping you find your 'forever pieces'. Fast alterations and bespoke hat design. The Beauty Room offers a range of treatments and specialist skin care. www.bathfrockexchange.co.uk ●100 The Jazz Cafe Kingsmead Sq. BA1 2AA 329002. Mon to Sat 8.30 - 6.00. Sun 10.30 - 4.00 Popular, friendly and comfortable. Great all day breakfasts, sandwiches with thick freshly cut bread, coffees, teas, snacks and pittas. Good main dishes include filled potatoes, tortillas, omelettes, roasts, casolettes, daily specials and vege choices. Inside and outside seating. www.bathjazzcafe.co.uk ●101 Yum Yum Restaurant Caffé 17 Kingsmead Sq. BA1 2AA. 01225 445253. 7 days lunch/dinner. Wonderful Thai food in light and informal surroundings. All the food is freshly prepared in our own kitchen by qualified Thai chefs using the best available ingredients. The chicken is free range, the wine is organic and the food is MSG free. The uncomplicated menu has 24 main dishes and 15 sides. Takeaway available. www.yumyumthai.com ●102 The Liquid Alchemists' Lounge We make cocktails and serve drinks, no pomp, no ceremony, just good drinks. We do it with expertise, attention to detail, passion, fun and integrity. Good times and good tastes at Door 34 34 Monmouth St. BA1 2AN 01225 444770 www.door34.co.uk


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Monmouth Place /St James St West / Green Park Station ●103

Brochures Postcards Posters Business Cards Letterheads Leaflets Signage Wedding Stationery Colorworks 6/8 Cotterell Court Monmouth Place BA1 2NP 01225 464366 info@ colorworksbath.co.uk www. colorworksbath.co.uk

●104 Polish Deli 12 James St. West, BA1 2BX A great selection of the best quality Polish food. including a wide variety of charcuterie, cheese, pickles, preserves, bread, pastries, sweets, beverages and other delicacies. If you’ve never sampled Polish cuisine then this is the perfect place to start. The helpful staff will be delighted to explain all the different tastes and flavours. Vintage and Antiques Market Green Park Station, Charles St. BA1 1JB. First and last Sun. every month 9.30- 4.00 An exciting day out for Vintage and Antique lovers, come to Bath for your heritage fix! Under the glass canopy, an antique itself enabling the market to trade in all weathers. Books, Cameras, Ceramics Clocks, Coins, Collectables, Crafts Decorative accessories, Fashion, Furniture, Gardenalia, Homewares, Jewellery, Kitchenalia, Militaria, Silver, Vinyl, Works of art and much more. Cafe and gourmet food available all day, restaurant for Sunday lunch. www.vintageandantiques.co.uk ●105 ●105 Green Park Station Charles St. BA11JB. 01225 787910 Rear entrance via Sainsbury’s car park. A thriving platform for local life and culture under a beautiful glass roof right in the heart of Bath. Daily Market. Saturday Farmers’ Market. Bath Artisan Market. Vintage and Antiques Markets. Festivals and Fairs. Music and Theatre events. Independent shops, restaurant and cafe. Details and programme at: www.greenparkstation.com


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North Parade/Pierrepont St/Manvers St ●106 Bizarre Bath The celebrated stroll which takes an irreverent look at the city, hysterical rather than historical. Experience mysteries, thrills and surprises that stretch the traditional image of Bath. Lasts approx. 90 minutes, don’t worry... not walking all the time! Departs every evening at 8.00 from The Huntsman Inn by North Parade Passage. Price: £8.00 students £5.00. No pre-booking required. For information and group bookings: 01225 335124. noelbritten@talk21.com

Mar 26 to Oct 26 inclusive

Recommended by: Trip Advisor. The Holiday Programme BBC 1. Let's Go Britain Rick Stevens' Great Britain and Ireland. Frommer's England. Lonely Planet Britain Traveller’s Southern England Companion. Take the Kids - England. The Good Britain Guide. For individual and press comments visit www.bizarrebath.co.uk

●107 Good Buy Books 6 North Parade, BA11LF 01225 469625. April-Dec: Mon to Sat: 9.00 - 7.00 Sun 11.00 -7.00. Jan - Mar: Mon to Sat 9.00 - 6.00 Sun 11.00 - 6.00. Established 1984. Bargain books: Remainders, promotional and book sellers returns. A huge range of subjects including art, design, military, children's books, Jane Austen and Bath history. mike@goodbuybooks.co.uk ●108 La Perla 12a North Parade, BA2 4AL 01225 463626. Daily 12.00 till late. What was once a gloomy basement has been transformed into a sparklingly glamorous restaurant and tapas bar specialising in gourmet-led Spanish cooking with new menus created daily; plus a winner of a wine list matched with classic cocktails. Drop in and see what’s cooking! www.la-perla.co.uk ●109 Country Threads 2 Pierrepont Place BA1 1JX. 01225 480056. Mon to Sat 9.30 - 5.00 Patchwork and quilting centre with over 2000 fabrics in stock plus threads, ribbons, fleece, wadding, books and more, a real Alladin's cave! Expert and enthusiastic advice. There is also an extensive teaching programme with classes at the shop. www.countrythreadspatchwork.co.uk ●110 Salathai Pierrepont St. BA11JX. 01225 484663. 7 days lunch and dinner. Superior Thai restaurant, family owned and run. Stunningly good food, freshly prepared and beautifully presented, all the Thai specialities plus wide choice of vegetarian dishes. Fixed price lunch at £5.95 main course, £8.95 starter and main course or choose a la carte. Takeaway available. www.salathai-bath.co.uk ●111 Wool 19 Old Orchard St. BA1 1JU. 01225 469144. Mon to Sat 9.30 - 5.30. The city’s finest knitting emporium. In the centre just 2 minutes from M&S. A please-do-touch shop where shelves can be browsed, yarns, needles and hooks chosen in a friendly atmosphere with comfy sofas. Stock includes Debbie Bliss, Woolcake, Louisa Harding, Rowan, Araucania, Patons, Reggia, Jarol, Mirasol, Rooster, Natural Knitting, Mullinahone Rescue Sheep yarn and Mere Alpaca. There are also Sumptuosity badges, Knit and Purl cards, Sass and Belle accessories and handmade knitting bags plus Kenana toys and gifts made by the Kenyan co-operative of five tribes who rear, shear, spin and knit these exquisite toys. The knit club meets on Wed from 5.00 to 9.00 full details at www.woolbath.co.uk


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Pierrepont St/Manvers St/Corn St/Widcombe ●112 Yak Yeti Yak Restaurant 12 Pierrepont St. BA11LA. 01225 442299. Open 7 days. Authentic Nepalese home cooking, fragrant dishes with flavours that are subtle, light and lovely. Freshly prepared (including the ground spices) without colouring or additives, vegan and meat dishes receive equal emphasis. Featured in the Good Food Guide, plus many other publications including The Times and Square Meal since 2006 and on in to 2013. Lunch and dinner. Takeaway available. www.yetyaketiyak.co.uk ●113 George Bayntun Manvers St. BA1 1JW. 01225 466000. Mon to Fri 9.00 - 1.00. 2.00 - 5.30 Sat 9.30 - 1.00. Established in Bath in 1829. One of the world’s finest antiquarian bookshops and the last of the traditional hand binderies using the finest materials and techniques. Eleven craftsmen and women bind and restore books for customers all over the world. www.georgebayntun.co.uk ●114 George Gregory Manvers St. BA1 1JW. 01225 466000. Mon to Fri 9.00 - 1.00. 2.00 - 5.30 Sat 9.30 - 1.00. Established in Bath in 1846. Today the gallery specialises in original engravings of the city from the 18th to the 19th century. Also stocked are maps and prints on a wide range of subjects. The second hand book department has a wide selection of 19th to 20 century literature. ●115 Mint 12 Manvers St. BA11JQ. 01225 427516 Mon to Sat 10.30 - 5.00. Friendly boutique selling new and hardly worn designer clothes, handbags and accessories. Save up to 70% on RRP. You never know what you might find at Mint! Close to Bath railway station and one door from Debenhams. Also browse and shop online for the clothes you thought you couldn’t afford at www.mintbath.com ●116 The Curtain Exchange 11 Widcombe Parade, BA2 4JT. 01225 422078. An extensive range of bespoke and ready made curtains and blinds plus our famous secondhand curtain range all in a huge choice of styles. Alteration and fitting service. 24 hr. home approval loans. Accessories include tiebacks, cushions, lamps, throws and headboards. www.curtainexchangebath.co.uk ●117

Bath Bike Workshop Corn St. BA11UF 01225 463350. Mon to Sat 9.00 - 5.45 Sun 10.00 - 4.00. A social enterprise initiative which aims to get people cycling and employ the disadvantaged and those who have been homeless. Used bikes are recycled and sold at competitive prices. Affordable repair and servicing, no booking just ride in, simple things can be done on the spot. All bikes are certified safe by our qualified mechanics before release. Kid’s bikes and new Dawes and Raleigh models. Parts and accessories at competitive prices. Tax free sales via Cyclescheme. All are welome to call in for a chat about bikes or for news of routes and events in the cycling world. www.bath-bikeworkshop.org.uk


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Information ● Bath Independent Shops 2013 Published by Month Publications Ltd 14 Lansdown Mews Bath BA1 5DX 01225 422117. info@ monthpublications.com ● Accommodation ●Visitor Information Centre Abbey Church Yard Open all year: Mon to Sat 9.30. Sun 10.0 0 -4.00 0906 711 2000 calls @ 50p per min. ●Guide Friday Train Station, Platform 1 Open 7 days 9.30-5.00. 01225 444102 ● KC Change Abbey Churchyard. Mon to Sat 9.30 - 5.00. Sun 10.00 to 4.00. 01225 448206 ●Buses/Trains Dorchester St. Trains: 08457 484950 Buses: 0871 200 22 33 Coaches: 08717 818178 ● Cashpoints ●Abbey National. Bath St and Stall St. ●Barclays. Manvers St and Westgate St. ●Girobank. Post Office High St, Railway Station ●Halifax . Southgate St. and Stall St. ●HSBC. Milsom St. and Southgate St. ●Lloyds/TSB. Milsom St. Lower Borough Walls ●NatWest. Podium, High St and Railway Station. ●RBS. Quiet St. ● Central Library The Podium. 01225 394041. Open 7 days. Mon/Tue and Thur 9.30 - 6.00. Wed and Fri 9.30 - 7.00. Sat 9.30 - 4.30 Sun 1.00 - 4.00. ● Central Post Office Northgate St. 0845 7223344 ● Cinemas ●Kingsmead Leisure Complex. 0871 2244007 ● The Little Theatre St Michael’s Place. Off Cheap St. 0871 9025735 www.picturehouses.co.uk ● City Council Guildhall, High St. Enquiry point 01225 477000.www. bathnes.gov.uk

● Hospital A&E Royal United, Combe Park 01225 824391. From city centre exit Queen Sq via Charlotte St. (A4). See map. ● Museums ●American Museum Claverton Manor. 01225 460503. www. americanmuseum.org ●Bath Postal Museum 27 Northgate St. 01225 460333. www. bathpostalmuseum.co.uk ●Bath Preservation Trust Museums* www.bath-preservation trust.org.uk Beckford’s Tower and Museum* Lansdown Rd. 01225 460705. Building of Bath Collection* Paragon. 01225 460705 Herschel Museum of Astronomy* 19 New King St. 01225 446865 No.1 Royal Crescent* 01225 446865 ●Fashion Museum Assembly Rooms, Bennett St, 01225 4787789 www.fashionmuseum.co.uk ● Museum of East Asian Art 12 Bennett St, BA1 2QJ 01225 464640. www.mea.org.uk ● Roman Baths Museum and Pump Room Stall St. BA1 1LZ. 01225 477785. www. romanbaths.co.uk ● The Victoria Art Gallery Bridge St, BA2 4AT 01225 477233 www.victoriagal.org.uk ● Park and Ride Buses every 15 minutes on the hour. Mon- Sat 6.15 till 8.30. Sun 9.30 to 6.00 £3.20 return. £2.50 on Sat. Sun and Bank hols. Free parking. Up to 5 children under 16 with an adult travel free. For only £3.00

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English national pass holders travel free from 9.00 Mon to Fri. No time restriction on Sat or Sun. ●Odd Down to St. James Parade. ●Landsdown to Milsom St. ●Newbridge to Westgate Buildings. ●Odd Down to RUH First bus 6.40 then every 30 mins from 7.00 to 5.00. ● Parking On street pay from 8.00 till 6.00, tickets from kerb side machines. Max 2 hours. Map shows main car parks. ●Police Station Manvers St. 084554 567000 ●Shopmobility One Stop Shop 3-4 Manvers St. Loan of powered or manual wheel chairs and scooters. Mon to Thur 8.30 -5.00. Fri 8.30 - 5.00. Sat 9.00 - 4.30 Booking 01225 481744. ●Sports and Leisure Centre North Parade Rd. 01225 486905. Mon to Fri 6.30 10.00. Sat 6.30 - 7.00. Sun 8.00 - 8.00. Bank hols 6.30 7.00. www.aquaterra.org ●Taxis Rank in Orange Grove by the Abbey. 01225 444444/464646 ●Theatres ● Mission Theatre Corn St. 01225 428600 ●Rondo Theatre. Larkhall 01225 463362 ●Theatre Royal, Ustinov and Egg Theatres. Sawclose. 01225 448844 ●Tickets Bath Box Office at Visitor Information Centre. 01225 463362 9.30 - 5.30. Mon to Sat Sun and Bank hols 10.00 - 4.00 www.bathboxoffice.org.uk ● 24 hour petrol Walcot Service Station London Rd. Enjoy more pay less with Bath’s official visitor card. Take advantage of discounts and offers at participating shops, restaurants, cafes, museums, tours and the Thermae Bath Spa. Available at the Visitor Information Centre or visitbath.co.uk


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Open-air Rooftop Pool

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Spa and Shopping at Bath’s natural thermal thermal Spa.

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