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Meltdown Chester

14 Queens Park View, Handbridge, Chester CH4 7BU, England
+44 1244 659528
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  • Very good3%
  • Average1%
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“brunch” (3 reviews)
“toasties” (14 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly
14 Queens Park View, Handbridge, Chester CH4 7BU, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What can I say.... awesome service by the the amazing Laura. She is passionate about her food and passionate about customer service.. both are top draw. If in Chester, you should make the 5min walk over to handbridge to find out for yourself the little...More

Thank Ben B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After visiting in August 2017 I just wanted to come back and say that Meltdown is still super awesome. Great atmosphere. Even better toasties. Hangover curing, life-giving, cheesy splendid-ness. Wish I still lived in Chester so I could visit more often! Grab a takeout toastie...More

1  Thank Liz C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I love Meltdown. Service is great, location is great, toasties are fantastic! On a sunny day the garden out the back is lovely. I'm planning on working my way through the menu, but there's new specials all the time (the spag bol toastie was delicious)....More

Thank thisisvic
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Service was incredible. Staff are so friendly. Food was amazing. Will be returning. Worth the walk from town!

Thank Hannah F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with my daughter and son in law who have been on a few occasions, we went for brunch it was absolutely beautiful a great atmosphere,food amazing, coffee was fantastic and the owner was fab also loved the background music👍

Thank Ginge42
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A long awaited trip to Meltdown having heard so much I was massively excited and was not in any way disappointed, the food and service was excellent and the atmosphere was chilled and relaxed. Absolutely loved it I’ve already decided what I’m having next time!...More

Thank martinjmathews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It takes us a solid 40 minutes to walk to Meltdown and its 100% worth the walk! The menu is fantastic and routinely updated with more cheesy goodness, the atmosphere is great and the owner is very welcoming. Meltdown is the perfect brunch, lunch, or...More

Thank Megan M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I first went to this place back end of last year, I now can't stop visiting and telling everyone that loves cheese that this is the place to get you're fix. The owner and staff all make you welcome and create a great atmosphere

Thank Nick P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After many many reviews and social media reports I finally got the chance to pop in for some toasty goodness & wasn’t disappointed. Brie, Bacon & Cranberry with a couple of coffees was fantastic & need to visit much more regularly

Thank Daveb257CH1
Reviewed June 1, 2018 via mobile

Been meaning to visit here for a while and I'm so glad I finally got round to it! The food is amazing, the drinks are great and the staff are lovely. What more could you want?!

Thank Lauren W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$4 - US$11
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
9:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
9:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
9:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
9:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 Queens Park View, Handbridge, Chester CH4 7BU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Chester
  • Phone Number: +44 1244 659528
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Local independent coffee shop and grilled cheese sandwich bar. Serving decent coffee, craft beers, grilled cheese sandwiches and good vibes in a laid back environment. Sunny garden (Dogs welcome). Neighbourhood bar a short stroll over the river from Chester's town centre.
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