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Favourite student-friendly places to eat in Bath

By ResLifeBath 10 Jul 2023

How to eat out on a budget

If you love eating out, you know how fun and satisfying it can be to indulge in a tasty meal, catch up with your mates, or try something new. But as a student, you also know how important it is to stick to your budget and save money.

Don’t worry, we’ve got your back. In this article, we’ll show you some of the best student-friendly restaurants in Bath. These places have great food, big discounts and reasonable prices that won’t make you regret it.


Best for: Indian street food
Price range: cheap
Student discount: None, but they run a loyalty card scheme

A popular and cheap street food stall that sells tasty and vegan Indian snacks, such as samosas, onion bhajis, chaat and masala chai.

Cappadocia Mediterranean Restaurant

Best for: Kebabs, meze, desserts
Price range: not too expensive
Student discount: 15% discount on food with a valid student ID

A warm and inviting restaurant that serves delicious and authentic Turkish cuisine, with vegetarian and vegan options available.

The Canon

Best for: Burgers, pizza
Price range: not too expensive
Student discount: 10% discount on food and drink with a valid student ID

The Canon is a lively and cosy pub that offers a variety of food and drinks, as well as entertainment and sports.


Best for: Kebabs, meze, desserts
Price range: not too expensive
Student discount: None, but look out for 2 for 1 deals on Mondays and Tuesdays

A creative and innovative pizza place that lets you customise your pizza with different types of dough and toppings, as well as pasta and desserts.

The Raven

Best for: Pies and a pint
Price range: average
Student discount: None, but this is one of the city centre's few 'traditional' British pubs, with a delicious pie menu. 

A classic and friendly pub that serves traditional British food, with a large beer garden and a quiz night on Sundays.

Next time you feel like eating out, why not try one of these places and enjoy a delicious meal without spending a fortune? Or explore Bath yourself and see what hidden gems you can uncover. Bon appétit!