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$$ - $$$British, ,
75 Watergate Street, Chester CH1 2LB, England
+44 1244 327394
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (73 reviews)
“ham hock” (14 reviews)
“burgers” (22 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 am - 11:00 pm Hours
British, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
75 Watergate Street, Chester CH1 2LB, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We have been here several times for a sunday roast and sadly it hasnt quite hit the mark. The staff are attentive and friendly but our decision to try again for sunday roast left us yet again dissapointed. The most important addition to a Sunday...More

Thank Brenny&co
Reviewed 3 days ago

Always a chilled atmosphere at Barlounge, very attentive staff who are always willing to spend a few minutes chatting about the menu/drinks etc. Excellent steaks cooked to perfection and decent portion sizes. Top marks as ever

Thank Unifaun
Reviewed 6 days ago

A very enjoyable meal. I had the cheese and bacon burger, followed by sticky toffee puding. All very good. A nice pint of theakstons bitter. We went on a wednesday night around 7pm, it was quite busy. We managed to get a table inside just.I...More

Thank John P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped here for lunch on a day out in Chester. Lovely food, decent priced wine & friendly service. Would definitely recommend the fish sandwich & the steak sandwich was good too. Our waiter was a chirpy smiley chap, asked if we were local, did we...More

Thank Lucie A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Booked here for dinner with a fairly large group of friends. I did not make the booking but when we arrived we were told our table was reserved outside under the lamps. Ok so it was cold but the staff did offer us hot water...More

Thank Jacquelinesara
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went here twice this week during a short break. They staff were so, so, lovely. The food was great as was the atmosphere. Joseph and Jasmine were especially attentive. Definitely recommend eating (or even just a drink) here.

Thank wasmisss
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food was really good and tasted fresh, service very friendly as well. The classic burger tasted amazingly good.

Thank Kat691
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in on the off chance for some food on a busy Saturday afternoon during a visit to Chester. Slightly apprehensive as it looked a very trendy crowd and we had young kids but 7 of us were seated without any fuss. Cocktails and food...More

Thank legallyblonde64
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went tonight to celebrate a business deal, after spending £400 on a meal at upstairs at the grill...... They refused us drinks , while other bars invited us in.... i will never go back again....... the owner is welcome to contact me !!!

Thank radl1982
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Been here a few times now. Brilliant service, good food and great location. Sat outside with the heaters on, didn't feel like winter. Love this place.

Thank Darrell B
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Questions & Answers
Kerry P
9 February 2018|
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Response from spena | Reviewed this property |
Chris C
14 September 2017|
Response from Annmarie D | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are allowed but only In the outside part.
Kath D
1 February 2017|
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Response from Richard C | Reviewed this property |
Not sure how varied the cocktails are but great place for a do . Lovely and relaxed, plenty of seats and a lovely view.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 6 - USD 31
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 75 Watergate Street, Chester CH1 2LB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Chester
  • Phone Number: +44 1244 327394
  • E-mail
Barlounge is a cocktail bar and restaurant located in Chester City Centre Open daily from 11.30am until late, we offer our guests the opportunity to drink, dine and socialise in informal surroundings. Relax in the bar, catch up with friends on our sun terrace (heated & covered in winter) or enjoy a meal in the restaurant - there's something to suit everyone on any occasion. Late night snack menu is also available from 11pm till late.
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