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Ye Olde King's Head

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Reviewed yesterday

What a fantastic place.Georgeous historic pub led by manager Luke made us feel right at home and no request to much trouble. Food good and accomation some quirky rooms fro yesterday year Location very good and part of old town and easy to find Exellent...More

Thank RoaderSydney
Reviewed 1 week ago

A group of five of us went for pre racing breakfast and it was superb. The breakfast was excellent, the extra toast requested was provided free of charge and the service was very attentive. The beer was also excellent. We will be back on our...More

Thank Brian L
Response from OldeKingsHeadChester, Owner at Ye Olde King's HeadResponded 1 week ago

Hi Brian, Thank you so much for your lovely review. Its was lovely meeting you all, guests like yourselves make our job very rewarding. Hope to see you again next year. Warmest regards, Harry

Reviewed 1 week ago

Great check in and super staff. Quirky bedroom which for 400 years old was fun. It did have its failings which maybe the hotel know about such as broken light fittings no shower pressure at all but good bath. The main huge problem was our...More

Thank Christine G
Response from OldeKingsHeadChester, Owner at Ye Olde King's HeadResponded 1 week ago

Hi Christine Right where do I start........ First of all thank you for the comments about the staff we are like family and all love working here. Now on to the negatives. First of all the water pressure... I agree if there one thing I...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food and service was brill. Lots of choice in Chester city centre to eat but well worth a visit for the food and the history. Menu presentation did look a bit dated but this didn’t impact the food at all. Highly recommend 😊👍🏻More

Thank Oliviatwinkletoes
Response from OldeKingsHeadChester, Owner at Ye Olde King's HeadResponded 1 week ago

Hi Olivia, Thank you for your kind review, the menu has been updated recently on a stained tea paper with a complete new menu which fits in with the theme of our 400yr old building. New chefs and new menu. So glad you enjoyed your...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic service in a really old and atmospheric pub. Food was very good and reasonably priced! The roasted pepper soup was incredibly tasty as was the duck pate starters. Everything looked homemade on the menu and tasted great!

Thank srbevan
Response from OldeKingsHeadChester, Owner at Ye Olde King's HeadResponded 1 week ago

Hi Lovely to hear you enjoyed the food, everything is made on site and i'll pass the compliments to the chefs. Hope to see you again. Warmest regards, Harry

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susan l
10 March 2018|
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Response from OldeKingsHeadChester | Property representative |
Its about a 15-20 minute walk, from the train station, i would recommend you get a taxi if you have luggage.
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Deedee8366
21 August 2017|
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Response from OldeKingsHeadChester | Property representative |
Hey Dee Fantastic to hear you liked your experience here at Ye Olde Kings Head. To book to stay with either go to Booking,com or Lateroom,com. Alternatively to can book with us directly but we require a 50% deposit when... More
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Kelly D
18 July 2017|
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Hi We have a hair dryer in each room and irons are available on request :)
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"It is a pub - lively and occasionally loud, but we had no problems in room 4"
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