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Upstairs at The Grill

70 Watergate Street, Chester CH1 2LA, England
01244 344883
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Ranked #3 of 410 Restaurants in Chester
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $10 - $50
Hours:
Sun - Sat 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sun 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Cuisines: Steakhouse
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Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Description: Upstairs at the Grill is a split-level Manhattan-style steakhouse and intimate cocktail bar located in Chester City Centre. Open Monday to Thursday from 5pm and from 12pm Friday, Saturday and Sunday, we offer our guests the opportunity to explore our selection of locally sourced dry aged beef and extensive wine list. We look forward to welcoming you to Upstairs at the Grill.Upstairs At The Grill is available for a range of private parties, birthday parties, working lunches, business meetings or wedding receptions. Whether an intimate table of 2, party of 8 or an all-out celebration for 80, we’re here to help.
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014 NEW

We ate here as part of my Birthday treat to Chester. We had French onion soup to start... fantastic.. Followed by Steak and chips... Wow Wow Wow.... one of the best steaks we have ever had when dining out...... The secret is out.. Tender, and accompanied with plenty of sauce which is unusual as a lot of steak houses never... More 

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Chester, United Kingdom
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5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014 NEW via mobile

We visited here with friends, one of whom is coeliac and also requires dairy free. We explained this and it wasn't a problem till we got to the puddings. Apart from sorbet there wasn't anything for him. However, the chef cooked a pudding from scratch just for our friend. This was a special touch that was much appreciated. The whole... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014 NEW

Upstairs at the Grill has revitalised my relationship with Roasts. I'm not one for a Sunday roast in a restaurant - but as my partner is I've sat through hundreds of disappointing dinners with small portions, dry meat, bland veg and all the other easy pitfalls for a roast. The other day though, we had without doubt the best roast... More 

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Oldham
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72 reviews 72 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014 NEW

We had a drink in this venue enjoyed the drink food looked good but we were booked into somewhere else staff very obliging try this place if you are in the city

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Derby
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31 reviews 31 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014 NEW

From the minute we arrived the service was excellent. The staff were lovely, friendly and took us up to the bar to wait for our table to be ready. We were offered a presentation of the meat to help us make our choice. After a short while we were taken to our table (we had ordered our food in the... More 

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worcester, England
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27 reviews 27 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014 NEW

Had a fabulous meal here on Saturday night(you'll need to book in advance), great atmosphere, had a drink in the upstairs Manhattan style bar before a lovely meal in the small restaurant. Great service from all the staff, had a run down, and presentation of all the cuts of steak and how they differ, before choosing our meal. Lovely tiger... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014 NEW

Fantastic piece of steak, my girlfriend loved the lobster, was very lucky to get a table and throughly enjoyed the evening!! The house rose is also worth a mention. Great evening, fantastic food and service was also awesome!! Will be returning.

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england
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44 restaurant reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Really enjoyed my meal here with friends. Top notch grub and very reasonable prices. Right in the heart of town, so easy to get to and greatpubs locally to grab a drink after your meal.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

I went here with my family and we had an excellent time. We booked a table for 5 weeks in advance and we were all rather excited and we weren't disappointed. The service was fantastic. We were taking for pre drinks to an upstairs lounge area and to our surprise we were escorted to a private area in which we... More 

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England
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33 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

We booked an evening here to entertain my guests. We had 2 toddlers and they were very kind in giving us the private room upstairs. I couldn't fault their service. They were attentive and made us feel very comfortable. Our guests commented they've never experienced such good service. The food is little on the expensive side but perfectly appropriate for... More 

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Additional Information about Upstairs at The Grill

Address: 70 Watergate Street, Chester CH1 2LA, England
Phone Number: 01244 344883
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Chester
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm  12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Monday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm  12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm  12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 10 - 50
Cuisine: Steakhouse

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