RestaurantsSomersetBathBA1

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Noya Pawlyn runs this supper club / cookery school / cafe in the heart of Bath; she left Vietnam aged seven and cooked for her whole family in a Hong Kong refugee camp.

survey result

Summary

£56
   ££
4
Very Good
4
Very Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“Brilliant Vietnamese venue, owned by chef Noya who was taught to cook by her mum”. “Honest and fresh-flavoured dishes” are “prepared with flair” in this “vibrant”, “reasonably priced” townhouse restaurant, where the “consistently friendly and enthusiastic service contributes to a lovely experience”“every time I go here, I come out with a smile!”

Summary

£56
   ££
5
Exceptional
4
Very Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Noya Pawlyn’s “delightful Vietnamese food”“varied, interesting and full of fresh flavours, with a vibrant and zesty edge”“delivers on every single visit” and has made the small restaurant she opened five years ago “justifiably popular”. “How little Noya does it so well is a mystery” – but it may have something to do with the skills she learnt as a child, cooking for her siblings in a Hong Kong refugee camp while her parents went out to work. And it’s not just a cheap and cheerful option: there’s a “surprisingly good wine list”, and “it’s a great place for a date”.

Summary

£56
   ££
5
Exceptional
4
Very Good
2
Average
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“Incredibly delicious, highly flavoured Vietnamese food on a different level to the norm. Fabulous!”. “This is a lovely little restaurant with exceptional food” – and with a backstory to match: Noya Pawlyn left Vietnam at the age of seven and began cooking for her younger siblings in a refugee camp in Hong Kong while her parents went out to work. She opened her supper club/cookery school/cafe in 2017, and now it is at the forefront of the city’s food scene. “During lockdowns only, Noya & family have raised our spirits with fantastic takeaway food and it’s now a pleasure to return to her lovely restaurant & garden. Superb!”.

Summary

£55
   ££
4
Very Good
4
Very Good
2
Average
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“What a find!”“stunning Vietnamese food” with “really exciting and fresh flavours” is “introduced with charm, energy and humour by Noya herself” to make a meal here “a really special experience”. Noya Pawlyn opened her supper club/cookery school/café in the heart of Bath two years ago; she left Vietnam aged seven and cooked for her family in a Hong Kong refugee camp.

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Noya's Kitchen Restaurant Diner Reviews

Reviews of Noya's Kitchen Restaurant in BA1, Bath by users of Hardens.com. Also see the editors review of Noya's Kitchen restaurant.
Simon F
Lovely Vietnamese food. The photo was exce...
Reviewed 13 days ago

"Lovely Vietnamese food. The photo was excellent. "

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Simon E
Very good Vietnamese food at excellent valu...
Reviewed 4 months, 14 days ago

"Very good Vietnamese food at excellent value prices in central Bath. Short menu (a big plus). I loved my pork belly noodles, very tender and well spiced."

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Trevor J
Always enjoyable, eating here! Friendly ser...
Reviewed 8 months, 4 days ago

"Always enjoyable, eating here! Friendly service and nice buzz from a usually packed dining room (the word’s got around that Noya’s Vietnamese home style cooking is seriously delicious). When I leave, happy, I am secretly planning a return for the herby prawn summer rolls and coconut rich An’s chicken curry! "

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John L
Supper club and also more normal restaurant...
Reviewed 10 months, 14 days ago

"Supper club and also more normal restaurant nights now. Excellent Vietnamese food. "

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Prices

Traditional European menu

Starter Main Veggies Pudding
£7.50 £15.00 £0.00 £5.00
Drinks  
Wine per bottle £26.00
Filter Coffee £3.00
Extras  
Bread £0.00
Service 10.00%
7 Saint James's Parade, Bath, BA1 1UL
Opening hours
MondayCLOSED
Tuesday12 pm‑3:30 pm
Wednesday12 pm‑3:30 pm
Thursday12 pm‑3:30 pm
Friday12 pm‑3:30 pm
Saturday12 pm‑3:30 pm
SundayCLOSED

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