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The Rose Garden

5 Rufus Court | off Northgate Street, Chester CH1 2JW, England
+44 1244 345173
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  • Excellent4%
  • Very good11%
  • Average11%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible65%
31 Jan 2015
“Obviously NO food hygiene certificates or experience”
11 Jan 2014
“Disappointing and dirty”
11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Hours
British, Cafe
$$ - $$$
5 Rufus Court | off Northgate Street, Chester CH1 2JW, England
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Reviewed January 31, 2015 via mobile

Visited here being of 2013 and I could not believe the experience we encounted. The tea cups were FILTHY!!!! it was obvious they had not seen a bowl of hot soapy water since the last user (s) as they were so stained with tea rings,...More

1  Thank shelaghvernon
Reviewed January 11, 2014

I visited Chester today with a friend. We decided to look for somewhere for a light lunch. We were unable to get in any of the usual places we like and looking off the main streets came across the Rose Garden. As the last reviewer...More

4  Thank padstow
Reviewed September 16, 2013

I went to Chester for the weekend and entered the rose garden for some lunch. I wish I had not. There was absolutely no one in the place at all, I really wish that I'd taken it as a bad sign and left. I ordered...More

4  Thank Adam S
Reviewed June 22, 2013

I visited this coffee shop today with my husband and young daughter. The teapot that I was given was absolutely disgustingly dirty!. The glass my daughter was given containing juice was also filthy. needless to say we up and left!!! Could have complained I suppose...More

7  Thank Su1878
Reviewed April 28, 2013

I visited The Rose Garden with a friend with a Living Social Deal voucher and really enjoyed my experience. Admittedly it had been difficult to get through by telephone and the cafe was closed for some time due to the bad weather (particularly where the...More

Thank Gina P
Reviewed April 6, 2013

Having read the reviews of 'The Rose Garden' I can now see i was not alone in having problems redeeming the voucher. My experiences were very similar to others. I called first in December hoping to book in while Christmas shopping. I was lucky enough...More

2  Thank donnapark74
Reviewed February 24, 2013

Situated in the lovely Rufus Court, this little cafe provided us with a delicious afternoon tea. Very pleasant surroundings and marvellous food.

2  Thank Bard1e
Reviewed February 20, 2013

Like others before I too have been unable 2 redeem my afternoon tea voucher. I had been phoning continuously, full voicemail. On one occasion I have left a message no reply received. On a snowy day on the 26th Jan I even took my children...More

2  Thank bala1
Reviewed February 19, 2013

I purchased a living social voucher for afternoon tea, tried several times to book but was told each time they were full, phoned again in middle of Jan so I asked when they had a slot to fit me in, I was told the only...More

4  Thank Ceri B
Reviewed February 15, 2013

I had made a Reservation at this Tea Shop two months previous to our visit to Chester on a Livingsocial Voucher basis. When we arrived on the day and time previously booked the shop was closed with a notice on the door saying that due...More

3  Thank gillymay_06
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$5 - US$24
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Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Rufus Court | off Northgate Street, Chester CH1 2JW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Chester
  • Phone Number: +44 1244 345173
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The Rose Garden is just the place to sit and enjoy a break from it all while still being just a 2 minute walk from the main shopping area, and the City Walls have steps straight down into our lovely Courtyard.
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