All offering delicious food, quality wine and settings to die for, treat the special person in your life to a meal at one of these top-rated romantic restaurants in Bath. 

1. Green Park Brasserie

This award-winning food and live music venue is often praised for being ‘Bath’s best independent restaurant’, providing customers with a unique dining experience. From succulent, locally-sourced steak to pan fried Cornish hake with white wine sauce, Green Park Brasserie’s menu is always deliciously inviting. There are also often live jazz and swing music perfomances to accompany your candlelit meal, making for the perfect romantic setting.

Couple dine at Green Park BrasserieImage: Green Park Brasserie 

2. Corkage

There's a lot that makes Corkage a gorgeous date night spot. Wonderful wines served by the glass, a seasonal selection of super seasonal dishes made for sharing, and a cosy and intimate ambience. For ultimate romantic vibes, ask for a table under the twinkly lights of the terrace, which is covered by a beautiful wooden marquee. 

Lamb with green yoghurt, Westcombe salami, sugar snaps with ricotta from CorkageImage: Corkage

3. The Scallop Shell

If you and your sweetheart are lovers of traditional English fish and chips, look no further than The Scallop Shell, Bath’s award-winning fish & chip restaurant. With a passion for fresh seafood served both traditionally and with a twist, eating here makes for a deliciously satisfying experience. You can even watch your chips being peeled through a window into the restaurant's beautiful spud room!

Catch of the Day at Scallop ShellImage: The Scallop Shell

4. Robun

Take a seat in this stylish Japanese restaurant and work your way through their menu of sushi and sashimi, bento boxes, grilled meats and more. For something a bit different, book in for Robun's Japanese Afternoon Tea, which swaps sandwiches for sushi and scones for bao buns. 

Valentine's Day sushi Image: Robun 

5. The Elder

Go on a journey of discovery at this glamourous restaurant, which has earned itself a place in the Michelin guide for its approach to seasonal and locally-sourced dishes, with a focus on game and foraged ingredients.

Bar at Elder
Image: The Elder

6. Henry's Restaurant

Go for a romantic walk admiring the beautiful Georgian architecture at Bath's Royal Crescent and The Circus, then end with an intimate meal at Henry's Restaurant based just around the corner on Saville Row. Choose from mouth-watering five or seven course tasting menus crafted by expert local chef Henry Scott. 

Image: Henry's Restaurant Bath 

7. Hudson Steakhouse

Take your loved one for an intimate steak dinner at this luxurious bar and grill at the top of Walcot Street. Enjoy a tipple at their chandelier-lit cocktail bar before tucking into award-winning steak or seafood.

Surf and turf
Image: Hudson Steakhouse

8. Chez Dominique

Nothing feels more romantic than French cuisine, and family-run bistro Chez Dominique not only serves up classic French dishes in a relaxed setting, but also has tables with a view of the iconic Pulteney Weir if you really want to impress your date.

Rump of lamb at Chez Dominique
Image - Chez Dominique

9. Beckford Bottle Shop

Get cosy on one of the sofas in this relaxed wine shop, or take a seat in their Michelin Bib-Gourmand-winning kitchen, where you'll find over thirty wines by the glass and a selection of seasonal small plates. A few doors down you'll also find the light and modern Beckford Canteen, with the option to sit and watch from their window seats, or relax in their suntrap back garden.

Beckford Canteen
Image - Beckford Bottle Shop

10. Flute

Treat your beau to a grand seafood platter, washed down with some locally-sourced sparkling wines at Flute, which specialises in fish and shellfish from Devon & Cornwall. 

Image - Flute

11. The Mint Room

For a decadent meal with an Indian twist, look no further than The Mint Room. Enjoy the romantic atmosphere of the roof terrace with your other half and take your pick from a selection of spectacular dishes fusing tradition with modernity, thanks to the restaurant's use of innovative and exciting flavours. 

Image: The Mint Room

12. The Olive Tree at The Queensberry Hotel

If you want to treat your significant other to the ultimate Valentine's gift, visit Bath's only Michelin Star restaurant and experience its stunning six or nine-course tasting menu packed with fresh, seasonal dishes curated by award-winning chef Chris Cleghorn. 

Image: The Olive Tree Restaurant

13. The Ivy Bath Brasserie 

The Ivy's wide-ranging repertoire will cater for any Valentine's meal, with the restaurant's beautifuly-designed interiors creating the perfect backdrop. You and your partner will be spoiled for choice with the A La Carte menu, featuring everything from classic British starters such as prawn cocktail, to roast dinners and steaks. 

Image: The Ivy Bath Brasserie

14. The Restaurant at The Bird, Bath

Set in the peaceful streets of Bathwick outside of the city centre, The Bird's on-site restaurant offers honest British food in a wonderfully romantic setting. Sit out on the restaurant's terrace and enjoy beautiful views over the Bath skyline and recreation ground. 

PLATE at The Bird Bath
Image: The Restaurant at The Bird

15. The Botanist

Not only does it have one of the most jaw-dropping interiors of any restaurant in Bath, The Botanist in Milsom Place is also where Channel 4's First Dates is filmed! 

Bright interior of restaurant Image: The Botanist 

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Green Park Brasserie
The exterior of Green Park Brasserie, Bath

Green Park Brasserie is a popular independent live music restaurant specialising in locally sourced food with free live music four evenings a week.

Wine/Cafe Bar
Al fresco out door terrace at Corkage

Corkage is an award-winning independent restaurant, bar and wine shop in central Bath with a beautiful heated and covered terrace and garden.

The Scallop Shell
The Scallop Shell bath

The Scallop Shell is well known for serving delicious fish and chips and seasonal seafood.

Japanese dishes at Robun

Robun is a celebration of authentic Japanese food and drink, specialising in a modern take on Yakiniku – the art of grilling over a traditional charcoal fire. The menu also incorporates sushi and sashimi, ramen, bento boxes and bao buns, all served alongside an unparalleled list of sake, Japanese whisky and cocktails.

The Elder

The Elder is an amazing dining experience that takes the guest on a seasonal journey through the best of British ingredients.

Henry's Restaurant
Henry's Restaurant

Join chef Henry Scott and his team for modern dining in a humble, rustic setting. A refined set menu is offered at lunch, and in the evening imaginative tasting menus.

Hudson Steakhouse
Hudson Bar & Grill

Hudson Steakhouse is a smart and relaxing restaurant, serving delicious, award-winning steaks, seafood, cocktails and classic dishes.

Chez Dominique
Chez Dominique

Modern French and European cuisine in a relaxed, friendly atmosphere.

The Mint Room
The Mint Room

Innovative contemporary Indian dining.



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