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Cafe Gate

62 Northgate Street, Chester CH1 2HT, England
+44 7984 593945
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“sandwiches” (8 reviews)
“granary toast” (2 reviews)
“teacake” (2 reviews)
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8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Hours
Cafe, British, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
62 Northgate Street, Chester CH1 2HT, England
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Reviewed today

Had noticed this cafe on previous visits to Chester but not actually tried. We we were staying for 3 days this time so my sister and I met up with our cousin from Wrexham and went in on a Friday at noon I had a...More

Thank Helen B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Found this place when looking for breakfast and could not have been happier to stumble across this great little cafe. It's small inside but the breakfast was a generous size and really coffee ! Price was £13 for 2, bargain !!!

Thank Krbond
Reviewed February 6, 2018

Fresh and simple food. The cafe was very busy and popular with the locals, who are obviously regular customers. The staff were efficient and friendly and did not rush us. (It was snowing)! Buy a hand-knitted tea cosy while you're there as the money goes...More

Thank dona45
Reviewed January 27, 2018 via mobile

I have been here twice for breakfast recently after an early morning appointment at my doctors which is nearby. If you like traditional breakfast this is a really good place to drop in. It's a small simple cafe in the heart of the city just...More

Thank seebeforeigo
Reviewed January 2, 2018

My son and I popped in today for a light bite, couple of toasties and drinks, good food nice and hot, with some salad on the side. Liked the little touches of a crockery teapot with its own little cosy and a proper cup and...More

Thank Suzicals
Reviewed December 12, 2017

I dropped in this morning with 4 friends for tea, coffee and bacon sandwiches and it was all delicious. I can't fault the place. The owner, Keith, is a great host and the staff are friendly and efficient. If you're in Chester, try and find...More

1  Thank willroberts64
Reviewed October 30, 2017 via mobile

Just sat outside for a tea and teacake...nice waitress nice little cafe..good position on a busy but not noisy thoroughfare..

Thank Sharon S
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Rhyl, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 28, 2017 via mobile

Just popped in for breakfast to this small cafe, it was excellent! We were passing earlier and went in for a cup of tea which was very good. Went back an hour later and had a breakfast which was excellent, would definitely recommend this place.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed October 17, 2017 via mobile

Had breakfast here both mornings of our stay, and it was delicious. Good value, freshly cooked. A lovely little cafe!

Thank 29amp16
Reviewed October 4, 2017

This little cafe was just what we needed - reasonably priced,lovely little tea cosies on a lovely pot of tea . The sandwiches (of which there was a good selection) were freshly made. Would reccomend if in the area

Thank Hilary S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 62 Northgate Street, Chester CH1 2HT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Chester
  • Phone Number: +44 7984 593945
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