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The Shropshire Arms

45 Northgate Street, Chester CH1 2HQ, England
+44 1244 321194
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“quick drink” (5 reviews)
“nice pub” (4 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
British, Pub, Bar
45 Northgate Street, Chester CH1 2HQ, England
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Reviewed September 25, 2017 via mobile

Before starting an 8 day holiday in Albufeira my twin brother Stephen and I decided to have a two day stopover in Chester were we intended to take in all the sites in this beautiful city and visit some of the many great pubs that...More

Thank Neil K
Reviewed August 29, 2017

Didn't have too much selection in drinks and found the atmosphere a bit shabby. The outside table where we sat for drinks was sticky. All in all rather unappealing.

Thank Stephen C
Reviewed June 11, 2017 via mobile

Went after the races place was busy yesterday. Must say beer was good but most of all all the staff were excellent efficient and friendly. As an ex publican I thought the pub well run and will return soon.

Thank Metrfc
Reviewed June 3, 2017

We stopped off at the Shropshire Arms for a couple of drinks. We were welcomed by attentive friendly staff who served us pretty quickly given it was busy. It is well decorated and there was a good feel to the place. Good range of food,...More

Thank russellhp
Reviewed April 18, 2017 via mobile

Typical pub showing sports with local residents watching games. Wanted to see game so perfect Would not visit for any other reason as so many better places in Chester Staff not particularly friendly and small bar

Thank Peter W
Reviewed January 8, 2017 via mobile

Called into the Shropshire today for coffee and to watch the football. The service was excellent and got a very warm welcome from the Barman/Landlord. Our coffee's were served to our table,with the unexpected extra of a mince pie and chocolate. We were driving today,...More

Thank Debsipenn
Reviewed December 28, 2016

Brilliant afternoon, want to say a big thank you to the owner Tom and his barman Tim who made us feel very welcome, entertainment was good. Met some nice people. Sandra and Chris from Doncaster

Thank Sandra L
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Reviewed December 16, 2016 via mobile

Me and my husband to be Matthew O'Brien visited this place on one rainy Friday evening. We where pleasantly surprised by the amazing atmosphere created by the staff especial Kelly that could not do enough got us. But we have to mention Dave and tom...More

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Reviewed December 8, 2016 via mobile

Always have a great time here, lovely atmosphere great food and great staff. When ever I visit chester I will try always make sure I have time to pop in for some food and a drink

Thank burrowstn
Reviewed November 29, 2016

We popped in here for a quick drink whilst mooching round the Christmas market. Decent beer and the atmosphere was friendly enough, its not really my kind of pub with the TVs etc but seemed very popular with locals and visitors, staff are friendly which...More

Thank Rooombiter
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
British, Pub, Bar
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 45 Northgate Street, Chester CH1 2HQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Chester
  • Phone Number: +44 1244 321194
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