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The Barista's

9 Watergate Street, Chester CH1 2LB, England
+44 1244 400045
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
Travelers talk about
“cakes” (29 reviews)
“toasties” (16 reviews)
“chai” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
9 Watergate Street, Chester CH1 2LB, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I was in Chester for an interview and after the interview I was looking for a drink and a cake. And I was bored of going to Costa. I found this cafe and had a lovely fruit tea and a sticky toffee cake, it was...More

1  Thank Gemma H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just popped in for a snack. Very good service, great coffe, good prices and some lovely cake. My friends then had some savoury paninis which looked great. Had we been there longer we would have gone back for lunch. Great to have an independent place...More

1  Thank Oxford_UKRichard
Reviewed March 9, 2018

The coffee was lovely and my cheeky young collie dog was welcomed with a bowl of water plus a dog chew to keep her settled and patient during a long conversation with a friend.

Thank WendyW0MBAT
Reviewed March 9, 2018 via mobile

A clean and friendly spot for a coffee. Great decaf options and variety or breakfast and lunch options.

Thank Jacqueline B
Reviewed March 6, 2018 via mobile

Popped into here for a coffee after going to the bank in chester. Lovely little place serving a fantastic “dirty chai latte”. Plenty of artisan food to buy, and the staff are very friendly. Indoor and outdoor seating available as well as take away option.

Thank Thebates22
Reviewed February 24, 2018 via mobile

Breakfast while hungover from a night of cocktails in Chester! It’s a very friendly and modern cafe. They do a massive fresh orange juice. Plus they have great coffee, amazing pancakes and a huge selection of tasty sour dough toasties. We’re heading back there again...More

Thank The_truth247
Reviewed February 19, 2018

Popped in here for a coffee to escape the usual chain of cafes and was so glad we did. Lovely friendly staff and the most delicious latte I have ever had. We didn't eat here but there was an extensive range of food on display...More

Thank Heather W
Reviewed February 18, 2018 via mobile

Always our stop for a bite to eat when visiting the City. Great attentive service, nice atmosphere, good menu choice.

Thank Steve A
Reviewed February 7, 2018

A great place to relax, especially with coffee and a toasted teacake after an afternoon walk around Chester!

Thank Clive P
Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

Nice underground coffee shop. Nicely made Flat Whites which were perfect for a cold January morning. Enjoyed it...

Thank africantravel
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$4 - $8
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Watergate Street, Chester CH1 2LB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Chester
  • Phone Number: +44 1244 400045
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