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The Faulkner

$$ - $$$, British,
48 Faulkner Street | Hoole, Chester CH2 3BE, England
+44 1244 328195
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“pizza” (70 reviews)
“fish and chips” (14 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
48 Faulkner Street | Hoole, Chester CH2 3BE, England
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1 - 10 of 566 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

We tried to eat here on Friday evening on arrival in Chester but it was full, so tried to book a table for Saturday evening but again was full !! Luckily james told us to come incase any tables came available. One did !!! Wow...More

Thank deborah b
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed in Chester for a couple of nights and was recommended to eat here in the evening by the b&b owner. Ecellent choice of home cooked food at very reasonable prices. Would thoroughly recommend. Also our thanks to the lovely young girl who served us...More

Thank john267
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fantastic place full of atmosphere, staff simply gorgeous & very attentive. Great choice of food & was very tasty. Would recommend anytime.

Thank Sue0553
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I can't fault this restaurant, always such a good atmosphere and great service. The food is always spot on. We have been going at least once a week for the last year. Our favourite restaurant by far.

Thank Emma J
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were glad our hosts at the Stone Villa suggested this restaurant to us as it has a great reputation. We were made to feel welcome even though we had not made a reservation. The food, beer and ciders were delicious. Pizza night is the...More

Thank Isabel H
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had just arrived at our B&B Stone Villa and this was one of recommendations the owner gave us. Not disappointed, food was lovely with plenty of choice and service excellent. Recommended.

Thank Mandy T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Set in the BoHo burb of Hoole Chester's Notting Hoole neighbourhood pub The Faulkner boasts a changing cheffy menu If snacking maybe a posh fish finger sandwich tartare to accompany ur picpoul de pinet or else gorge on baked cod wrapped in prosciutto in a...More

Thank Stephen D
Darren L, Owner at The Faulkner, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Stephen Thanks very much for the great review and hope to see you again very soon. Next time try the new Smoked Haddock and south Indian Potato salad. Thanks Darren

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went last nite with family As usual great service great food and at a good price. Had grandsons with us thay ate off kids menu. Most staff are young but wow have they been trained well Last nite we were served by Sarah and Josie...More

Thank chris32sadler
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nine of us turned up for lunch having cycled from liverpool .Friendly welcome all seated and supplied with drinks and menus with speed and efficiency .Everyone more than happy with their food .Sea food linguini sea bass meat pies all excellent .Top pub food in...More

2  Thank dinnydom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were advised by our Guest House (Chester House Guest House) that this is a great place to eat and they wasn't wrong. Great Food

Thank mickwebb04
Darren L, Owner at The Faulkner, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi, thanks very much for the great review and hopefully we'll see you again next time you're in Chester. Regards Darren

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Bar scene, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 48 Faulkner Street | Hoole, Chester CH2 3BE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Chester
  • Phone Number: +44 1244 328195
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