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8 inspired ideas for an evening out at SouthGate Bath
Classic movies, cocktails, great food and more
Looking for the perfect night out near Bath?
With a whole host of bars and restaurants, world-leading street food, quiz nights, pool tables, big screens, huge rooftop gardens, big-name movies at Tivoli Cinema plus incredible offers, SouthGate Bath is a destination to know. Here’s our insider guide.
Watch the game in the best rooftop garden in Bath
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Ludo Sports Pub and Kitchen has arrived at SouthGate Bath and is definitely one for a big night out. With 30 HD screens and state-of-the-art sound system, this is the place to watch the big games while enjoying an incredible mix of food and drinks including sharing plates of crispy wings and spicy nachos. Plus, crucially it boasts two huge walk-in rooftop gardens with stunning views over the city and screens throughout. Book your spot here.
Great music, food, pool tables, drinks and art at Juno
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Where street art meets slushy cocktails and craft beers, Juno is the neighbourhood bar you’ve been searching for with the motto: “Good food, good mood”. Open till 11pm everyday (and 10.30pm on Sundays), settle in and enjoy crisp cold beers with delicious pizza and burgers and play a game or three of pool with friends.
Enjoy cocktails, cakes and movies at Tivoli Cinema
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One of the coolest independent cinemas in the UK (or the world), Tivoli Cinema is an art-deco delight of new movies, independent cinema, National Theatre screenings, music and comfy sofas. Hire the exclusive Director’s Lounge screen for a special evening for 12 or simply order small plates of halloumi fries and a delicious cocktail. Book here.
Share a feast at Comptoir
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The place to meet up with a huge group of friends for birthdays, engagement parties and other celebrations, Comptoir is all about sharing with Middle-Eastern inspired mezze taking centre stage. Hummus, pomegranate-studded couscous, wraps, grills and tagines are complemented by homemade lemonade and chocolate brownies.
Have an elegant date night at Cosy Club
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With opulent interiors, chandeliers, an outdoor balcony and a cocktail menu that leaves others standing, Cosy Club is a properly grown-up evening out. Dinner is served 5pm-10pm with roast chicken, green risotto, harissa torn lamb shoulder, burgers and mac ‘n’ cheese, plus an array of delicious cocktails. It also has a host of spaces for birthday parties and special nights out. Book here.
Cocktail hour at Be At One
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Home to a serious menu of over 100 mixologist specials, Be At One has everything from Singapore Slings and Blood Brothers Sangria to frozen classics and no-alcohol delights including Rhubarb Coolers. With two-for-one happy hours (until 7pm so start your evening early), this is a fun night guaranteed. Book your table here.
Unwind and get social at Brewdog
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With a gorgeous outdoor seating area and a dog-friendly attitude with Dawg Parties, Brewdog’s evening calendar is filled with inspired nights out: Vegan Mondays, Wings Wednesdays (bottomless buffalo hot wings), a big screen and quiz nights on a Tuesday. Make some new friends, enjoy some excellent craft beer and burgers and generally have a really good time.
Street food and more at SouthGate Bath
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Sometimes all you want to do with friends is eat some delicious street food and SouthGate Bath has all the best spots in one place. For chicken wraps and peri-peri cravings, head to Nando’s; PizzaExpress and Franco Manca for sourdough pizza and Prezzo for pasta; Burger King, Smashburger and GBK for good burgers and YO! for sushi and Thaikhun for satay skewers and curry. Yum.
It’s super easy for families to get here. If you’re travelling by train, you’ll find us just opposite Bath Spa train station. If you’d prefer to drive to us then we have more than 800 spaces at the SouthGate Bath car park, with dedicated bays for parents with children and 12 electric car charging points. There are also spaces to park your bike at The Vaults and in level -2 in the car park.
Watch this space for new openings and exciting events coming in 2023.