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Simon Radley at The Chester Grosvenor

The Chester Grosvenor 56-58 | Eastgate, Chester CH1 1LT, England
+44 (0)1244 324024
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Ranked #17 of 385 Restaurants in Chester
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Tue - Sat 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Cuisines: French
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Good for: Romance, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Simon Radley at The Chester Grosvenor, has held a Michelin star for nineteen years running ��� surely a record outside of London. Under the direction of Executive Chef Simon Radley the exceptional modern British menu changes seasonally and uses only the finest ingredients. The cellar is also renowned, having one thousand bins and a sommelier of prodigious knowledge. The dining room itself is as dashing as you would expect with comfy chairs, oriental carpets, fine woods, original artwork, ebony pillars and many-layered tones of gold and taupe. The service is distinguished by its warmth and professionalism. Top marks.
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1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

I'd read a few mixed reviews about this restaurant but decided to give it a go as it does still hold a Michelin star after all! I went with my partner. We've been to a few Michelin starred restaurants now and I can confirm this one is definitely up there with the best! The service was great - you don't... More

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Fort Worth, Texas
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12 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

We were told that it was the only Michelin Starred restaurant in Chester, Liverpool and Manchester. We would certainly give it a star. We had the tasting menu with accompanying wines. While I am a less adventuresome eater than some, I ate each of the dishes and enjoyed them all. The wines were certainly complementary to each dish, and the... More

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Chester, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Went for a special meal. This is my third visit. Plenty of staff. Food very imaginative and exciting. Outstanding bread and cheese selection. A classic Michelin star atmosphere rather than modern progressive.

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Chester, United Kingdom
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45 reviews 45 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

Our son and daughter bought my wife two 8 course taster meals for her birthday. We also had the suggested wine to accompany each course and must say the entire evening was a complete pleasure. The staff were welcoming and friendly and of course extremely attentive. The food was quite outstanding, every course different and explained in detail by the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014 via mobile

Me and my partner had the opportunity to stay at the Chester grosvenor hotel and sample the Michelin star restaurant! The 8 course tasting menu was superb along with the chosen wines! Slightly pricey but but worth every penny! The service was first class and we loved watching the staff work! Amy was very friendly and a credit to the... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014 via mobile

We booked for a taster menu having been given vouchers as presents.We really looked forward to returning. Sadly we found the staff very cold- no one smiled! When we eventually were seated the food was delicious although too much emphasis was placed upon seafood. When settling the bill we had to correct it after giving up the vouchers when we... More

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Guildford, United Kingdom
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172 reviews 172 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

We had a package with 3 courses from the a la carte it was first class also some reasonably priced wine available among the very pricy.

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Windsor, United Kingdom
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4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

We been in the restaurant for our anniversary. Nice place to celebrate. fantastic food, special main course - monkfish cheek. Big selection of the menus, tasting option. Little bit disappointing arriving welcome, not friendly. But very friendly and helpful restaurant waitress from Slovakia.

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North Wales
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35 reviews 35 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014 via mobile

We have eaten here twice, once sampling the tasting menu. Service is efficient but stuffy. Little eye contact or genuine warmth from the staff. Little atmosphere other than hushed formality in the restaurant. Food presentation is excellent but overall fails to deliver the expected flavour or wow factor. The bread basket is superb, however it is a very expensive way... More

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Bradford, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

We ate at this restaurant ,because we were staying at the hotel it was in ,and it was described as being a worth wile visit. Service was very good,staff very friendly and polite,plate removed and drinks topped up at just the right time,not rushed at all. Food was very,very good , since we tried some things we had not eaten... More

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Additional Information about Simon Radley at The Chester Grosvenor

Address: The Chester Grosvenor 56-58 | Eastgate, Chester CH1 1LT, England
Phone Number: +44 (0)1244 324024
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Chester
Open Hours:
Tuesday 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Cuisine: French

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