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75 Watergate Street, Chester CH1 2LB, England
+44 1244 327394
11:30 - 22:00
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Sun - Mon 11:30 - 23:00
Tue - Sat 11:30 - 22:00
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Llandudno, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went to Barlounge for food and a few drinks to celibate my wife's Birthday and do not regret one minuet of being there the food was Excellent and the staff were so friendly and helpful. Will will not hesitate to go there again when we visit Chester.

Thank Robert Merfyn P
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visit craft ale & cocktail bars often in different cities all over the world.. truly great cocktails are fairly rare but on the up... No longer the sickly sweet, adult slush puppies they once were. I wasn't expecting much of this place.. we were just stopping off here to decide where to go next, but noticed the biggest array... More 

1 Thank Philippa W
Narberth, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

lovely place for a drink with friends, had a drink in the garden outside great service and lovely to have a blanket and hot water bottle if needed highly recommend

Thank maggieandtom
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51 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Have been a few time for drinks always had a good time this time we came for food it was lovely so would recommend it. People often come in large groups so bit clicky. Cocktails are nice but trying to be a bit too unusual sometimes and served with far too much ice.... Service is always quick and good. Only... More 

Thank Hannah P
San Francisco
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a lovely evening meal here rib-eye steak perfectly cooked lovely restaurant also great for afternoon drinks on the outside area has a very good and interesting cocktail menu

Thank B H
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49 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited again whilst in Chester for the amazing cocktails. The food looked great too, but it was too busy for us to get a table. Definitely need to book here. The drinks are definitely worth a try and the staff are so friendly. A must when in Chester.

Thank Abi_Gilbs
Surrey, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great cocktails, lovely staff, nice atmosphere. Location is fab as well. Recommend the espresso martini or an old fashioned dirty martini!

Thank burty1010
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15 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Bank Holiday Sunday .. booked an early tea time meal for 2 ... late seated but never complained. Ordered starter and main .. slow service but no problem as out for a relaxed meal. Chose a starter as soon as main was finished and this was where it all went wrong. The guy who I thought came over to take... More 

1 Thank lindylooly
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Chester is our home town and for you guys that come from elsewhere this bar I would 100% recommend. First class service, amazing food and cocktails worth a visit if your about chester for sure!!

Thank Kelvin H
Wrexham, United Kingdom
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175 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a great place so much atmosphere nice waiting on staff love being able to sit outside in all weathers.

Thank dwin116

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$28
British, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
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
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?