The Bath BID Welcome Ambassadors Recommends: Dine Al Fresco at SouthGate Bath

With spring upon us and lockdown restrictions lifting, now is a great time for some al fresco dining in Bath. Many of SouthGate Bath’s restaurants and cafés have reopened and can’t wait to welcome people back. Here’s a round-up of some of the most popular restaurants offering outdoor dining in SouthGate Bath…

Nando's Bath

Fancy a Cheeky Nando’s?

Whether you like yours hot, medium or cheeky, Nando’s is one of the nation’s firm favourites.

Nando’s specialises in Portuguese-African food and is famous for its delicious heat of flame-grilled Peri-Peri chicken.

It also has some delicious starters, great for sharing, including chicken wings, halloumi fries, and pitta bread dipped in houmous.

Perfect for a family feast or just a quick bite, no doubt Nando’s will be a popular restaurant for outdoor dining this summer.

Prezzo Bath

Escape to Italy at Prezzo

Prezzo is a great choice for couples, families and friends alike, with delicious Italian recipes to bring a touch of Italy to the UK.

From bubbling pizzas and scrumptious pasta, to traditional bruschetta and classic tiramisu, you’ll be taken straight to the Amalfi coast.

Franco Manca
Franco Manca

Try Delicious Sourdough Pizza at Franco Manca

If you’re after a traditional pizza made in a fireplace pizza oven, Franco Manca is the place to go.

Franco Manca’s pizzas are made from slow-rising sourdough and baked in a wood burning brick oven made on site by specialist artisans from Naples. Franco Manca also has seasonally changing menus and daily changing specials.

Gourmet Burger Kitchen
Gourmet Burger Kitchen

Tuck into a Homemade Burger at GBK

Gourmet Burger Kitchen is famous for serving up an exciting variety of homemade burgers, combining 100% prime beef with the freshest ingredients and burger sauces made in the restaurant every day.

It has a menu full of choice for everyone, including a great junior menu which makes GBK perfect for families.

Absurd Bird
Absurd Bird

Try a Taste of the Deep South at Absurd Bird

Home to fried chicken, cocktails and waffles, Absurd Bird delivers a twist on the comfort food of the Deep South.

Whether fried or grilled, all of Absurd Bird’s chicken is marinated in secret recipe sauces and teamed with some irresistible sides.

Absurd’s signature dishes, which include chicken burgers and tenders, fried chicken and waffles with gravy and maple syrup, and sides including sweet potato fries, will no doubt leave you coming back for more.

Comptoir Libanais
Comptoir Libanais

Dine Outside at Comptoir Libanais

Enjoy the fresh and fragrant flavours of Lebanese cooking. Comptoir Libanais uses an abundance of fresh fruit and vegetables with an extensive menu offering a wide range of dishes – from magnificent mezzes to warm wraps and freshly prepared breads.

Lebanese cuisine is often considered one of the healthiest in the world, and with plenty of vegetarian options, you’re sure to find something for everyone.

YO! Sushi
YO! Sushi

YO! Sushi, Anyone?

With a fun, colourful atmosphere and great value for money, YO! is a top choice for al fresco dining with its broad menu of Japanese-inspired dishes.

Known for its fresh and flavoursome sushi, at YO! you can choose from over 80 dishes, including classics like Chicken Katsu Curry, Salmon Firecracker Rice or Vegetable Yakisoba.

Mokoko Coffee
Mokoko Coffee

If You Don’t Have Time to Dine…

If you’re pushed for time and just want a quick bite to eat, or fancy a takeaway coffee, how about stopping by Caffè Nero or Mokoko?

Offering speciality coffee, or ice-cold drinks, as well as sandwiches and sweat treats, you’re sure to find something to keep you going after your shopping trip.

Find out more and plan your visit.

Published in
22 April 2021
Last Updated
16 April 2024