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The Albion Inn


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Certificate of Excellence2015, 2017 - 2019 Winner


Bar, British, Pub
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Was here on a Saturday night and we were the only people there. Selection of about 3 drinks. No music, just deathly silence. Owner cold and rude, as was the bar man. Just come in for a laugh at the massive photo of the queen...More

Date of visit: July 2019
3  Thank taylorswift666
Reviewed May 29, 2019 via mobile

Delicious meal served by friendly staff in a character pub. Served promptly, hot and tasty and good value for money

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Barry H
Reviewed May 10, 2019

The service, food & drinks are exceptional. Not to be missed on a visit to Chester. A very important part of England's heritage on our doorsteps

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank ArtistSueChester
Reviewed April 18, 2019 via mobile

Tries to be positively old fashioned but ends up like a Brexit theme park. What was weird in the past is just strangely anachronistic in Brexit Britain

Date of visit: April 2019
2  Thank PeterL323
Reviewed February 26, 2019 via mobile

A trip down memory lane for my mate who spent many if misspent night as a youth at this bar. The place is military lead with 1st and 2nd world war memorabilia on the walls and ceiling. A piano is in the bar - I...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Reviewed February 24, 2019

SUCH a wonderful ambiance, so so British, Flags, War Banners, old Singer sewing tables to be seated at. The FOOD was amazing, we went with our British friends that live in CHESTER, they say that this is a Hidden Gem and that Richard has been...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Stef_Stefanovich
Reviewed February 2, 2019 via mobile

Beer had a terrible taste and when questioned staff just answered ‘that’s how it is’. Considering the pub before Erskine Arms serve the same beer but tastes so so much better. Avoid this poor customer serves.

Date of visit: February 2019
2  Thank jonnys335345
Reviewed December 12, 2018

Real ale, great food in a brilliant British pub. Set up to transport you back in time and salute the our armed forces both past and present.

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank iangibson012
Reviewed December 11, 2018

We were walking the walls of Chester and it started to rain...it was just 12..00 Noon and the Albion was opening its doors. We went in for a drink and were looked after by a lovely young man called Gareth. We stayed for lunch in...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Bluemel
Reviewed December 2, 2018 via mobile

What a surprise, a pleasant old fashioned style pub that feels genuinely old fashioned in a good way. We only called in for beers but the place is welcoming & those eating were clearly enjoying their grub.

Date of visit: December 2018
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Response from claireroberts176 | Reviewed this property |
Hello, quite possibly. Give them a call see what they say :)
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