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The Rectory Bar and Restaurant Chester - CLOSED

Bell Tower Walk, Chester, England
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good19%
  • Average9%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible20%
31 Mar 2014
“Coffee and service were excellent”
6 Mar 2014
“A lovely experience”
Restaurant Hours Closed
British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Bell Tower Walk, Chester, England
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Reviewed 31 March 2014

Ideally placed for the Cathedral in the center of Chester and away from the busy main streets. We stopped in for some Coffee's and found warm friendly staff with excellent service and a nice quiet setting. The cakes also looked tempting. Shame we had a...More

Thank smow
Reviewed 6 March 2014

We had lunch at a cafe called the Bell Tower cafe, which had been under new management for just two weeks, so I assume this is the one. There were few people in but we'd been tempted by the home-made biscuits handed out outside. We...More

Thank RuthandColin
Reviewed 30 July 2013

Stopped here around breakfast time. Ordered the Full English Breakfast, which was amazing! The staff were very friendly and fast. I think I only waited 5 minutes for my food to come. Good prices.

Thank Alexandra H
Reviewed 19 November 2012

We went here for a group team night out from work , Service was great and its a lovely building and setting inside. Food was nice and we all really enjoyed it all, Would recommend and would go back.

Thank carolinebanks
Reviewed 5 November 2012

six of us were out for a night out in Chester on a Saturday evening, i had heard decent things about the rectory. So i persuaded my friends this would be a good place for a casual bite to eat, the outlook is very nice...More

Thank sunnycroft31
Reviewed 23 October 2012

Advertised on a board on the street was coffee and cake for £3.50. The cakes we were expecting to be homemade or at least on a menu. We were quite dissappointed to find they were in packets on the bar. We left the cake and...More

1  Thank Rachel C
Reviewed 4 August 2012

Having paid a deposit for a hen night and being promised a private room and DJ we arrived to be pushed upstairs to a room which was no better than community hall with no bar and that smelt musty and damp.Later told that nobody was...More

1  Thank mandyl451
Reviewed 22 July 2012

Having booked and given a deposit for a party of 40+, with them arranging a private dj etc upstairs we arrived and were sent upstairs to find it smelt very musty, cleaning items still out, bar not open upstairs and none of the tables laid...More

3  Thank Angela N
Reviewed 12 July 2012

I visited The Rectory yesterday afternoon with my partner,we regulary dine out in and around chester. We were extremely happy with the service and food,great atmosphere, beautiful location next to the cathedral. Good value and well worth a visit.

Thank steve a
Reviewed 8 July 2012

I couldn't believe the negative reviews when I came to leave mine. Was it really the same place? The Rectory is truly excellent. The lobster was sublime and so affordable compared to other venues. The wine list is extensive and the Sancerre we drank was...More

1  Thank John S
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Restaurant Details

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Romantic, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
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  • Address: Bell Tower Walk, Chester, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Chester
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