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$$ - $$$British, ,
75 Watergate Street, Chester CH1 2LB, England
+44 1244 327394
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
11:30 a.m. - 11:45 p.m. Hours
British, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
75 Watergate Street, Chester CH1 2LB, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Wedding anniversary weekend. Quite a liquid day. Decided we needed some food and we popped into the bar lounge. Ordered a sharing plank. OMG Sausages in a honey glaze Mini brioche burgers Chicken skewers Prawn lolipops Amazing. Want to order them again right now Try...More

Thank Martin H
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Regular visit after work for drinks with work great service, service is great they make you feel welcome food is nice to

Thank Stuedwards09
Reviewed 6 days ago

We booked a table here for our 4th wedding anniversary. We got a lovely little booth to sit in and had a tapas starter which was really nice. We got lamb shank and a fish dish for mains which again was really good. We had...More

Thank DamonandMichelle
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have lived in Chester a few Months and every time we pass this pub it's busy. We have called in on speck before but couldn't get a table so we booked for our wedding anniversary. We took a chance as it was a special...More

Thank Nigel T
Reviewed 1 week ago

Been to chester loads of times but first time we have called in booked a table and was pleased with the food drinks and the stafff were pleasant too will visit again

Thank Bageyes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We really enjoyed the food at the Barlounge. The burger was one of the best I've ever had! The rest of my party all really enjoyed their meals as well. My only issue was that service was a bit slow and we were rushing when...More

Thank sdgilliam8
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I only came here for drinks as we had pre-booked to eat elsewhere, but the atmosphere was wonderful. Based on this, and the friendly and attentive service we received, I would have happily stayed. My review is based on the atmosphere, service and bespoke cocktail...More

Thank PurpleElysium
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were recommended this place by another pub for a unique choice of gins. Not a huge selection compared to cocktails they offer but very knowledgeable and professional staff. Reasonably priced compared to other locations in Chester too.

Thank Nicola F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food was lovely, staff are friendly and very helpful. Would definitely come here again when next in Chester!

Thank Sophie_Turner24
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

On a short break in Chester. Good atmosphere and excellent service! All staff were friendly and efficient!

Thank Claire B
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Kerry P
8 February 2018|
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Response from spena | Reviewed this property |
Chris C
13 September 2017|
Response from Annmarie D | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are allowed but only In the outside part.
Kath D
31 January 2017|
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Response from Richard C | Reviewed this property |
Not sure how varied the cocktails are but great place for a do . Lovely and relaxed, plenty of seats and a lovely view.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$43
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:30 a.m. - 11:45 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:45 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:45 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:45 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:45 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:45 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:45 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 75 Watergate Street, Chester CH1 2LB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Chester
  • Phone Number: +44 1244 327394
  • E-mail
Barlounge is a cocktail bar and restaurant located in Chester City Centre Open daily from 11.30am until late, we offer our guests the opportunity to drink, dine and socialise in informal surroundings. Relax in the bar, catch up with friends on our sun terrace (heated & covered in winter) or enjoy a meal in the restaurant - there's something to suit everyone on any occasion. Late night snack menu is also available from 11pm till late.
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