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With its distinct Georgian terraces, elegant crescents and status as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, Bath is undoubtedly one of England's most beautiful historic cities. As you explore the cobbled streets and soak up the sights, step back in time and enjoy an ice cool drink and delicious gastro pub food at one of Bath's Greene King pubs.

Whether you're a tourist enjoying the attractions or a Bath local searching for somewhere new to unwind, Greene King has plenty of options in the city. From centuries-old coaching inns to contemporary bars making their mark in the city, you’ll find a Greene King pub with the right vibe for any occasion.

Best pubs in Bath

Bath has plenty of amazing Greene King pubs to choose from, each with their own distinct vibe and charm. From historic coaching inns to centuries-old bars with a modern twist, here are just a few of our favourite pubs in Bath:

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The interior of the West Gate in Bath

Where the past meets the present

For a lively atmosphere and prime location near the Roman Baths, make your way to The West Gate. Only 100 metres from the famous baths in the bustling city centre, The West Gate has welcomed travellers since the 1600s.

Although much has changed through the centuries, The West Gate proudly retains its heritage charm. Inside, cosy leather sofas and oak furnishings complement period beams and exposed stonework, while vibrant artwork adds a touch of modern flair. Out back, the patio is the perfect place to enjoy a pint al fresco in the sunshine. Don’t want your pet to feel left out when you visit The West Gate? This pub is pooch-friendly, and we’re ready and waiting with water bowls and plenty of treats.

With complimentary WiFi, screens showing live sports, a wide selection of ales on tap and classic pub grub to delight all tastes, The West Gate is a fantastic choice for family lunches and spontaneous drinks right in the heart of Bath.

The interior of the Saracen's Head (Bath)

Step back in time in Bath's oldest pub

Step through the doors of Saracens Head to discover one of Bath's most historic pubs. Built in 1713 on the site of a former coaching inn, the Saracens Head has served locals and visitors for over 300 years.

Retaining original beams, stonework and snug rooms, this pub's distinct features live on. The bar overlooks Broad Street, while the secluded beer garden offers an escape for sampling ales. Over the centuries, several famous visitors have enjoyed a drink in this fabled pub, including Charles Dickens.

Today's patrons can enjoy delicious, hearty gastro pub food from Greene King’s eclectic menu, live sports showing inside and a relaxed, homely atmosphere. With a host of amenities and an unbeatable selection of beers on tap, Saracens Head caters to pub goers of all kinds.

The interior of The Milsom in Bath

A touch of sophistication

Housed in a Grade II listed converted Victorian bank, The Milsom blends offers a mix of period detail and contemporary style. Plush leather sofas and modern artwork complement original Victorian tiled floors, adding a new twist to Bath’s famous talent for spectacular architecture and interiors.

By day, stop for oysters and champagne in the bar or book the private dining room for special occasions. By night, The Milsom becomes a sophisticated cocktail lounge. Outside, The Milsom’s sun-filled secret garden provides an oasis from the hustle and bustle of the city centre.

With nine plush boutique bedrooms, The Milsom also invites guests to spend the night in luxury. From the marble-topped bar to the mouthwatering menu, this new Bath arrival offers refined dining and drinking in the heart of the city.

Metro - Bear (Bath) - Interior

A Georgian gem for families with pooches

History comes to life at The Bear Inn, a boutique hotel, pub and restaurant dating back to the 1700s. Whether you're weekend brunching, enjoying a Sunday roast or taking a break from shopping to enjoy a well-deserved IPA, The Bear Inn feels like a home away from home.

Inside, original beams, exposed stonewalls and warming fires provide cosy nooks to enjoy a pint or two, or to sample the pub’s incredible menu. Outside, the beer garden is a top spot to relax with great drinks and great company in the fresh air in Bath. With six beautifully designed boutique bedrooms, The Bear Inn is ideal for a stylish Somerset staycation.

The Bear Inn offers a boutique hotel experience combined with a classic British pub dating back to the 1700s. Whether you're stopping for weekend brunch, a leisurely Sunday roast with the family or a well-deserved pint after shopping, The Bear Inn provides a ‘home away from home’ atmosphere.

While bears may not be all that common at The Bear Inn, dogs are! This beautiful Georgian pub is a fantastic place to fuel up and rehydrate after a dog walk, with water bowls and treats at the ready for your canine friend. When the sun’s shining on Somerset, The Bear Inn’s beer garden is perfect for enjoying drinks and meals outdoors, as well as catching some rays.

With six beautifully designed boutique bedrooms upstairs, The Bear Inn makes an ideal base for exploring Bath or a stylish Somerset staycation.

More about Bath

With so much to see and do in this picturesque city, Bath makes for an idyllic getaway. Architecture aficionados can explore exquisite Georgian terraces like the iconic Royal Crescent. Literature lovers can follow in the footsteps of Jane Austen, who lived in Bath during the early 1800s.

The Roman Baths provide insight into Bath's ancient roots, while the Thermae Bath Spa lets you bathe in the mineral-rich waters. Museums like the Fashion Museum and Holburne Museum house impressive collections that are well worth discovering, no matter if you’re a local or visiting for the first time.

If you fancy yourself a foodie, you won’t go hungry in Bath. The city boasts a thriving food scene with cosy cafes, contemporary bistros, Michelin-starred restaurants and, of course, classic British pubs. Boutique shops and markets offer a little retail therapy in between excursions.

Whether you're visiting Bath's attractions or simply seeking a delicious meal and a crisp pint to match, Greene King's pubs are perfectly placed to soak up the charm, grandeur, and history of this beautiful city.

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