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The chic French bistro in Somerset transformed into a cool cocktail bar and boutique hotel


A charming French restaurant in the artisan quarter of Somerset’s coolest town has a cool cocktail bar and a beautiful boutique hotel.

Bistro Lotte, at the top of Catherine Hill in Frome is a very popular place for birthdays and celebrations.

With its brilliantly French atmosphere upstairs and downstairs, you feel more like you’re on the boulevards of Paris than the alleys of Frome.

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The restaurant has added the very cool and trendy Bar Lotte next to the restaurant which offers amazing cocktails, two for one at £12 on Thursday nights.

It’s the perfect place for an aperitif before a meal, a really relaxed and chilled atmosphere with good drinks and not just cocktails, and there’s live jazz every Wednesday night, the perfect place for bump nights.

The bar is open seven days a week, but booking is recommended as it is very popular.

Upstairs at the Parisian-style Frome Town House, there are eight bedrooms offering an elegant blend of modern luxury with a touch of classic French elegance.

The restaurant below is lively, but the rooms are pleasantly calm and quiet, offering a refuge from the bustle of Bistro Lotte and the streets of Frome.

All bedrooms have king-size beds, en-suite shower rooms, Wi-Fi, TV, hairdryer, tea/coffee making facilities and beautiful natural toiletries. native to Bramley.

And in a further expansion of this French business, they’ve also added family-run guesthouses just three doors down from the restaurant, so this thriving little business seems to be going from strength to strength.

Such good news after the pandemic, and it proves that there is a huge demand for good quality food, cocktails and accommodation in beautiful Frome.