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The Old Boot Inn

9 Eastgate Row North, Chester CH1 1LQ, England
+44 1244 314540
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Situated in the old part of Chester the Old Boot is few hundred years old,with open beams etc.Good... read more

Reviewed yesterday
steverobert-12
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Southport, United Kingdom
Rude staff

It was the evening of 29 June 2018. I visit this pub often and know the landlady by face. We are... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Bruce V
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Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
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9 Eastgate Row North, Chester CH1 1LQ, England
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+44 1244 314540
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Reviewed yesterday

Situated in the old part of Chester the Old Boot is few hundred years old,with open beams etc.Good choice of cask beers and lagers very reasonable prices.There is also a rear garden area.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was the evening of 29 June 2018. I visit this pub often and know the landlady by face. We are over 50 and like a quiet pint. At closing time when everyone was being asked to drink up and leave and myself and friend...More

Thank Bruce V
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Reviewed May 5, 2018 via mobile

Popped in here, one of the oldest pubs in Chester in the Rows. It's a lovely old pub friendly staff and quality beer (so my hubby said lol ).

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Reviewed May 2, 2018

Old world pub in the middle of Chester. Friendly staff and reasonable priced beer. Always worth a visit when in Chester.

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Reviewed May 1, 2018

This charming little pub is worth a visit. A Sam Smith establishment - there are no televisions or gaming machines so it was nice to hear yourself think and have a proper conversation. Like all of the Sam Smihs pubs beer is good and reasonably...More

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Reviewed April 8, 2018 via mobile

A Sam Smiths pub full off old worldly charm serving a wide selection of Sam Smiths beers on draught and bottles. Had the Organic Chocolate Stout (Bottle) Delicious.

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Reviewed April 2, 2018

Called in here, in the middle of the afternoon last Tuesday with a group of friends, for a drink. The beer was vey reasonably priced at £2 a pint, which I thought was very good for the middle of the city. The pub has an...More

Thank david w
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Reviewed March 21, 2018

This is a great pub in the heart of Chester. Its a proper pub. No music and no football or TV screens, just good old fashion chat and maybe a game of darts. Great prices on the beer and they have modernised one thing........They serve...More

Thank Jeanette M
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Reviewed March 20, 2018

Many years ago we filmed a drama production in the Eastgate Room above the main bar so I was really looking forward to a return visit for old times' sake. Sadly, I was hugely disappointed. Upon entering we were greeted with a no hats or...More

2  Thank Paul C
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Reviewed March 10, 2018

I used to love this little-hidden gem of Chester. Sadly I have not paid a visit in a while. At the door are a few rules no children and a hilarious o swearing policy. So ok at this point we go in, I am fairly...More

1  Thank gareth1133
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samijayne2017
February 26, 2017|
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Response from nigelstrachan | Reviewed this property |
I really couldn't say but there is an upstairs room that might seat that number and could possibly be hired. You'll have to contact them directly for more detailed information, I'm afraid.
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