Bath is a city steeped in history, and its beautiful sandstone buildings exude grandeur reminiscent of its regal past. Take a walk along the Royal Crescent, a tour of the Roman Baths or a trip to the Abbey and you quickly understand why this city is one of the most the photographed, and visited, in England. However, don’t be fooled into thinking the high street and its famous attractions are all Bath has to offer. For take a trip down any of the cobbled side streets and you’ll be lead to the beating heart of the city, the local businesses and their owners. From Walcot Street in the north to Queen’s Square in the West and Henrietta Road in the east, Bath residents are fierce in their support for independent businesses. And with good reason, for this city is packed with them. From fine dining, to boutique stays and contemporary cafes, take a look through our independent listings and uncover the real beauty of Bath.

Neighbourhoods in


Central Bath

Central Bath

A beautiful city bursting with independent businesses

Green Park Station

Green Park Station

Platform for local markets and innovative, ethical indies.

Kingsmead Square

Kingsmead Square

A tasty destination for street food, speciality coffee and boutiques.

Margaret's Buildings

Margaret's Buildings

A pedestrian haven for independent cafes and artisan boutiques.

Walcot Street

Walcot Street

A creative melting pot of antique collectables and crafts.



A unique and artistic community of indie cafes, fine dining pubs and shops

Businesses in


The British CBD Company

With a wealth of knowledge, this is the place for all CBD needs.

Bath Holistic Massage

Therapeutic massages designed to treat the entire body and mind.

Imperial Tattoo Company

Custom tattoos from an incredible team of experts.

Sugarcane Studio

A delicious patisserie with influences of France and Asia.

Ichiro's Art Cafe

A creative space selling great coffee and amazing art of all kinds.

TOWN+HOUSE by Always Sunday

Bringing together food and art in one amazing experience.

The Community Farm Shop

A friendly shop selling fresh produce daily.

Flores by M Wood

A vibrant spot to find your next houseplant or gorgeous bouquet.

Breathe Out Now

A relaxed lifestyle shop promoting spiritual growth, mindfulness and a sense of well-being.


At DermaGuru they are passionate about providing the best range of advanced skincare, body and beauty treatments

Oh Crepe

Delicious crepes, waffles and coffee, made fresh for you!


Good things really do come in small packages at this bijou hair salon.

Consciously You

The perfect place for sustainable and mindful products to encourage a more conscious lifestyle.

Hudson Steakhouse

An award-winning and well loved steakhouse in the heart of Bath.

The Cafe by Fly

Where food meets fitness, with a deliciously nutritious menu

Tunley Farm Butchers Ltd

A family run butchers dedicated to giving customers local, high quality products.

Burger Me

Gourmet burgers - Everything is made with fresh, local ingredients ensuring it’s extra tasty.

Fox & Kit

A parent friendly café in the very centre of Bath, where it’s all about playing and relaxing


A delicious street food venue dedicated to serving the ultimate comfort food - goulash!

Wolf Saloon

The ideal hangout spot, serving Coffee, Beer, Wine and more.

The Art Cohort

A space to create, support and buy art - nurturing the artist in us all.

Resolution Records

The only vintage record shop, right in the heart of Bath.


With fine dining and a relaxed atmosphere, Underwood is the perfect destination.

The Abbey Hotel Kitchen

An amazing dining experience combining a vibrant menu, attentive service and perfect location.

The Soul Spa

A space focused on helping you find relaxation and wellness from within.

Giuseppe's of Bath

The place to go for the ultimate hair styling and treatment, operating since 1983.

Scoop Wholefoods

The perfect place to get your day-to-day goods, whilst simultaneously being zero waste.

Tapas Valencia

Real Spanish food, made with family recipes, love and passion.

Kenting clothing

The ideal brand, whether you’re surfing, skiing, skating or just want to look good.

The H'eggs Company

The tastiest fresh pasta, made with organic ingredients

Julia Davey

A gorgeous family run shop in Bear Flat, offering homewares, gifts and more.

At Sixes and Sevens

Sixes and Sevens has everything you’ll possibly need, for any party or occasion.

The Bath Sweet Shop

The oldest sweet shop in Bath, filled with every kind of sweet and treat you could ever want.

Cortado Cafe

An inviting café serving delicious Argentinian empanadas and amazing cortados

Taylor's Bagels

A vibrant and cosy café, specialising in bagels and excellent coffee.

Always Sunday Store

A stunning collection of homeware goods, beautiful and functional.

Thai Hut

Authentic aromatic Thai street food in Bath's market-place home.

Chai Walla

Addictive vegetarian Indian street food

BA1 Hair

Personal service a cut above the rest

The Marlborough Tavern

Great British food

Hare and Hounds

Dinner with a view

Locksbrook Inn

As quirky as it is delicious

Vino Vino

Perfect spot for an al fresco drink

The Oven

Wood-fired Neapolitan Pizzaria

Amarone Restaurant

Georgian Bath meets authentic Italy

Raphael Restaurant & Bar

Much loved local restaurant serving contemporary takes on classic dishes

Rossiters Of Bath

A destination, design-led department store


The curators of cool in Bath

Alexandra May

Bespoke and beautiful jewellery emporium

My Small World

Smiles and giggles guaranteed in this toy wonderland

Comins Tea House

Contemporary, artisan tea house

Society Cafe - Kingsmead

A beautiful cafe serving fantastic coffee

Society Cafe - The Corridor

Discover delicious coffee, right on the high street

Grace & Ted

Pre-owned designer clothes & accessories - on a budget

Thoughtful Bakery

Bath's artisan bakery, café and bakery school

Topping & Company Booksellers

A richer reading experience awaits

Meticulous Ink

Independent stationers full of quirks and an abundance of talent.

Time Out

A hidden gem serving feel good food and feel good vibes

The Bertinet Kitchen- Cookery School

Discover A Passion For Bread Making With Bertinet

Wolf Wine

Open your eyes to a new world of wine

Framptons bar

A social hub serving something different, all day, every day

Ole tapas

Spanish charm in the heart of Bath

The Colombian Company

The welcoming aroma of Colombia in the City of Bath

Nibbles Cheese

Bath's best cheesemonger for over 40 years

Larkhall Butchers

Experienced butchers with a wealth of knowledge and a passion for responsibly sourced food

Number Three

Unique independent salon within the heart of Bath’s beautiful Saville Row

Swoon Gelato

Traditional Italian Ice Cream

Get Fit In Bath

Adaptable fitness training for any ability


Tantalise your creative side with incredible publication

Icarus Jewellery

Handmade sterling silver jewellery.

Sacco Beauty

Passionate about offering a friendly and professional beauty service

Noya's Kitchen

A permanent home for sell-out Vietnamese supper clubs, lunch and Pho Wednesdays!

Farleigh Road Farm Shop

When is a farm shop more than a farm shop? When it's Farleigh Road Farm Shop and Cafe

BeerCraft of Bath

Beer fans are in for a treat and a tipple at this craft beer emporium.

Independent Spirit of Bath

Passionate purveyors of all things booze

Uber Clothing

Putting the fun and adventure back into clothes shopping.

Forum Coffee House

Art deco grandeur meets contemporary coffee at Forum Coffee House.

Mr B's Emporium of Reading Delights

Top customer service and book recommendations a-plenty await you at Mr B’s.


A unique, colourful design-led gift shop

Good Day Cafe

A good day starts with a good coffee

Cascara Cafe

Plant based perfection for every purse

Always Sunday House

Creatively promoting creatives


Fabulously French and effortlessly cool

Stanza Fitness

World class service from a truly independent team


A gym like no other, where the community vibes make it feel completely unique.