CAU Bath

4.3
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482 reviews
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£25 and under
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Argentinian

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About

Our beef is only the beginning..... Our menu embraces Buenos Aires cuisine, a melting pot of comfort food inspired by Italy and Spain alongside the jewel in Argentina’s crown, its beef. Mouthwatering steaks, burgers and steak sandwiches are joined by a tempting selection of more-ish favourites, each with a distinctive Buenos Aires twist.
Dining Style
Casual Dining
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Cuisines
Argentinian, Steak, South American
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Hours of Operation
Monday – Saturday: 09:00 – 23:00
Sunday: 09:00–22:30
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Phone number
01225 316158
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Payment Options
AMEX, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress Code
Casual Dress
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Public Transit
Bath Spa train station within walking distance
What 482 People Are SayingWrite a review
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4.3based on all time ratings
4.4
food
4.3
service
4.0
ambience
3.9
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89% of people would recommend it to a friend
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PE
Cornwall
1 review
Dined on 14 July 2018
Overall 2food 1service 5ambience 4

Over the last 2-3 months the quality of the cooking has been poor with me sending 2 out of 3 stakes back. Very disappointed and will try the new stakehouse next time.

R
1 review
Dined on 14 July 2018
Overall 2food 3service 1ambience 3

Good food and nice atmosphere but really slow service! We chose the bottomless brunch but it was hardly free-flowing! Took a long time to order and to get anyone’s attention. Disappointing experience overall but food is good.

JG
1 review
Dined on 13 July 2018
Overall 4food 5service 4ambience 4

Good place to spend time with friends or for couples, the food is fantastic and the staff is very friendly. We had a great time

HO
London
1 review
Dined on 7 July 2018
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 5

Good food, great quiet little place to visit in Bath.

K
1 review
Dined on 6 July 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Was really impressed with the service. They were a bit late with some of the starters and before we had even registered the problem, they offered us two free bottles of prosecco. Food was top notch and came out speedily. Lovely, quiet restaurant, tucked away from all the hustle and bustle. Would definitely recommend.

FW
London
3 reviews
Dined on 30 June 2018
Overall 2food 1service 2ambience 3

The sides of broccoli and maceroni were so bad we had to send them back. The steak was average and therefore over priced. We received the incorrect drink three times.

The waiter was great at dealing with these things and gave us compensation of a free dessert but it was disappointing overall.

KI
London
1 review
Dined on 29 June 2018
Overall 5food 5service 3ambience 5

Great food and cocktails. Steaks are on point! Service though was not up to standard you’d expect from a restaurant like that. Particularly the staff not knowing the menu.

OT
Dorset
10 reviews
Dined on 23 June 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Had friends staying and wanted a nice meal. Food and service were excellent. We sat inside but there was also space outside. I would highly recommend this restaurant.

LG
1 review
Dined on 23 June 2018
Overall 5food 5service 4ambience 5

Fantastic Sirloin Steak! Must come back for more more!

NB
Bristol
1 review
Dined on 23 June 2018
Overall 2food 2service 2ambience 2

Wasn’t overly impressed. Sweet potato fries and husbands skinny fries both seemed really greasy. Bread for a nibble at £4.95 for four thin dry slices of bread seemed excessive. As was £7.95 for 4 small pieces of pork in an overly greasy tampura batter. Steak wasn’t the best I’ve had and came with half a mushroom!! Didn’t have dessert as didn’t want to spend any more!! Wouldn’t come back. Water jug was stainless steel and seemed dirty and water stained.

OT
Edmonton
1 review
Dined on 23 June 2018
Overall 1food 2service 2ambience 2

Food was ok. Charged us extra for 3 crackers with our appies. Service was slow and they kept bringing us other tables food. Bathroom had no tp. Overall wish we went somewhere else.

s
1 review
Dined on 23 June 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

I enjoyed the relaxed atmosphere. The servers where all attentive and efficient without being pushy or annoying. The food was amazing and the steak I had was to die for. I will definitely be coming back to try more on the menu.

DJ
1 review
Dined on 21 June 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

we booked here for our anniversary meal our steaks were cooked to perfection the staff very helpful overall a great meal

OT
1 review
Dined on 17 June 2018
Overall 4food 5service 3ambience 5

Great steak!!!!! Free father day cocktails! Although service a bit slow.

GL
1 review
Dined on 16 June 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Such a lovely time, our waiter was fab & the staff were lovely. The food was delicious & we will definitely visit again. Thank you for making our evening feel very special

W
Cheshire
1 review
Dined on 9 June 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Excellent meal Excellent really friendly service. Great to eat outside in cosy setting. Wonderful evening!

P
1 review
Dined on 31 May 2018
Overall 4food 4service 3ambience 4

Excellent steaks, great decor, fun experience. Great for children too.

D
1 review
Dined on 28 May 2018
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 5

I had a very well cooked and delicious steak. There are lots of different options on the menu for steak in terms of size and cuts. The sides were tasty and the chips were above average.

Service was friendly but a little slow. The atmosphere was casual but nice, it would be a great place for a family meal or a group of friends. Being in Bath, the atmosphere outside is lovely and is situated away from traffic but within a restaurant cluster - it is a very charming and welcoming area.

The price was good compared to other steak restaurants.

MI
1 review
Dined on 27 May 2018
Overall 4food 5service 2ambience 5

Great food and friendly staff. Service was a bit slow but I think they were short staffed and did apologise.

BG
1 review
Dined on 27 May 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Best steaks you’ll get anywhere. Excellent service and location. Happy to recommend.

M
Bristol
7 reviews
Dined on 23 May 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 3

We went for a birthday early evening pre-theatre meal. The restaurant was quiet. We had excellent service and both enjoyed the food immensely. We both had medallions, which melted in your mouth and were cooked to perfection.

ND
1 review
Dined on 18 May 2018
Overall 5food 4service 5ambience 4

Great food and great service, went for our anniversary but we have used many times before , the staff are always excellent well manured always polite , would highly recommend for anyone looking for great quality food and great service .

TF
Bath
1 review
Dined on 12 May 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Anthony looked after us very well and we all
Thoroughly enjoyed the bottomless brunch menu

OT
1 review
Dined on 6 May 2018
Overall 4food 4service 3ambience 4

Food was good, waitress was charming just kept forgetting things and was quite slow, ie the water, the horseradish, I felt embarrassed having to keep on asking. Apart from that all was good except that they were unaware of the free child food they were promoting on the weekend we went. But sorted the bill out anyway.

MP
1 review
Dined on 5 May 2018
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 3

We had a really enjoyable evening for our anniversary. My steak sandwich was very tasty but i suspect it had been sat on the servery for a while before coming to the table - steak not piping hot. My wife loved her steak and the wine although a bit pricey was a good standard. Very friendly staff and appreciated the cooled tap water. Taco wrap and humus very good as starters.

R
1 review
Dined on 5 May 2018
Overall 3food 3service 3ambience 2

Sadly disappointing. My second visit here, first time we had great food.
The starters were really good but the order was wrong. Three of our party had the ultimate steak for £35. And two out of there of us were disappointed with the steak. They took a chunk of the bill but I’d rather have had a decent meal with no errors.
At the prices they are charging I’d expect more from them, such a shame as it could be amazing.

SP
Bath
2 reviews
Dined on 5 May 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great menu and drinks choices, vibrant ambience and helpful staff. Always a solid choice to eat out here

NT
Bristol
4 reviews
Dined on 28 April 2018
Overall 3food 4service 1ambience 3

Difficult one... booked for 8.30pm but table wasn’t ready and no room at the bar. Had to sit outside in the cold for 35mins. On the plus side, we were provided blankets and drinks on the house so we happily sat and waited. Our dishes were all great, however, service was appallingly bad and completely different to when we’ve visited before. No cutlery, glasses or attention of any kind. Clearly a very bad day for the restaurant which was a shame.

MB
Bath
2 reviews
Dined on 28 April 2018
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 3

A Very noisy restaurant, casual ambiance and difficult to hear our conversation.
Food quite good although both of our sirloin steaks were tender but fatty.
Waiter attentive and friendly although he was unsure whether to accept our discount voucher and had to call the manager to sort it out.
All in all a fairly good meal but not as good as expected.

OT
Bedfordshire
3 reviews
Dined on 28 April 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

From start to finish just a really enjoyable experience. Anthony our waiter was on top form, very helpful in helping us decide between the many great options. The atmosphere was on point. And the food was just delightful. Cooked to perfection and so damn tasty.

DC
1 review
Dined on 28 April 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

We went to CAU for my girlfriends birthday, the service was fantastic including a free glass of bubbles for her. The steak was absolutely delicious and cannot recommend this place enough if you want a great steak.

VA
1 review
Dined on 27 April 2018
Overall 4food 5service 4ambience 4

Great place and steaks are always cooked perfectly.

KM
1 review
Dined on 27 April 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Food was excellent as always, the service really good, our waiter was very friendly and made us feel welcome from the beginning. It was busy but it is great for friends eve out.

LB
1 review
Dined on 27 April 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

10/10 best steaks I’ve ever had. I have recommended this place to endless people having visited myself on many occasions and I am yet to hear a bad review.

s
Bath
1 review
Dined on 27 April 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

The food was excellent as always,and the pineapple and sage margueritas were SO good. The staff are always great, and I cannot fault the service. Cau in Bath is my go to place with friends and visitors.

KS
Gloucestershire
4 reviews
Dined on 25 April 2018
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 5

Hadn’t visited CAU in a while and care for lunch with a friend after I booked online in advance.
Greeted promptly and given choice of table to sit at.
Prompt with menu and drinks taken.
Lovely food, could’nt fault it.
I was slightly disappointed as when had been in past the menu had offered really nice non alcoholic cocktails instead of belvoir drinks, I was looking forward to those.
Had nice relaxed lunch and am returning in one week for big work celebration.

E
London
3 reviews
Dined on 20 April 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Excellent birthday meal - steaks and wine were just as we'd like them to be. Staff were engaging, helpful and knowledgeable about their menu.

We had Lomito and Tira de Ancho plus a bottle of Lorca Graffitti Malbeck. No starters or desserts needed - our appetites and taste buds were completely satisfied.

Restaurant is bright and contemporary.

LP
Gloucestershire
1 review
Dined on 15 April 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Had a meal with my Husband, CAU was recommended by a friend, the meal was excellent one of the best meals we have ever had, the service and staff were excellent to , the whole experience was faultless would definately go back again.

OT
Bath
2 reviews
Dined on 15 April 2018
Overall 2food 3service 1ambience 3

Children’s drinks were added to the bill - not included as advertised.
Manager was confrontational and unhelpful.

JS
Bath
1 review
Dined on 14 April 2018
Overall 5food 5service 4ambience 5

Lovely food, good service it is definitely well worth a visit!

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