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33 Christleton Road | Christleton Road, Chester CH3 5UF, England
+44 1244 795946
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Mon - Thu 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sun 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Chester, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 15, 2017

Nice friendly pub a proper oldie world pub locals are friendly good bear not too dear bare staff and landlord nice people open fires not too loud

Thank Gareth H
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 3, 2016 via mobile

I have veen drinking here since a long time. This was the first pub i ever got served in a long time ago. Old larry served me even though ge must have known I was under age. (1977 i looked old enough to drink in his defence) These days the pub is run by a landlord (jezza) who seems to... More 

1 Thank dazg63
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 7, 2016 via mobile

Rustic charm, very friendly atmosphere and the real fires were burning in this cold winter. Lovely place for a very reasonably priced pint! Quite happily say the best Guinness in Chester too!! Defo worth a visit if your in Chester for the beer or just for the history 5*

Thank Charlotte H
Emirate of Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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3,275 reviews
2,056 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1,455 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 5, 2015

One of those pubs that you would return to because of the staff. The landlord is a gem of a guy. The pub itself could do with a lick of paint, its borderline charming chic/rundown nowadays. The process of the ales are really reasonable. We found it a nice place to begin our night out before heading into the city... More 

Thank SarahCorell
Chester, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 1, 2015 via mobile

Had a great night out in this historic pub. Friendly bar staff and prices very reasonable. Landlord was friendly and even gave us a free beer

Thank Stuart R
Chester, England
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 10, 2015

A welcoming friendly place, good beer and fair prices. Comfortable, warm in winter with open fires and cool in the summer. True it's needs a bit of tlc and maybe now the new landlords are generating more business the owners will spend some money investing here.

Thank gochChester
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5,478 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1,838 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 4, 2015 via mobile

In all the year's we have been travelling down to Chester this pub alway's stay's in my mind as it's a great looking mock Tudor designed pub. We were in Chester for the race's and made a beeline to this pub,we ordered john smith's bitter,a really nice underrated drink and one I really enjoy from time to time. Price reflect's... More 

Thank Neil K
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 9, 2014 via mobile

Things are looking good great beer greay prices and a friendly smile behind the bar. A proper pub again happy customer:-)

1 Thank Graeme T

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
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    5 of 5 bubbles
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Open Hours
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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: 33 Christleton Road | Christleton Road, Chester CH3 5UF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Chester
  • Phone Number: +44 1244 795946
Under new management!
£2.50 On selected beers Tuesday to Friday until 5pm.

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