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Rufus Court 2 Abbey Green, Chester CH1 2JH, England
+44 1244 329932
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“pizza” (49 reviews)
“fillet steak” (20 reviews)
“bruschetta” (10 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Rufus Court 2 Abbey Green, Chester CH1 2JH, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had the POLLO MOSTARDA and I've got to say that it was stunning it looked nice and tasted even better. We eat out most weekends and this was right up there with the best. Service was a little slow but if the foods this...More

Thank Neil S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited for lunch with friends and had a great slow lunch, one of the best Calzone I have had for some time, the pastry so elegantly crafted, good drinks and very good company. The only thing missing was Joe, The Manager, who had gone on...More

Thank JohnEF33
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After a great experience in the summer we've had 2 failed starts since then. Visited in September for a meal prior to an event, website states restaurant opens at 5:30pm arrived with friend for meal at opening as giving us good amount of time to...More

Thank pendragonk
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We love Chester and come here regularly but can’t believe we have only just found this place. It was on the ultimate food & drink map we got from the tourist information and had good reviews so we thought we would give it a go....More

1  Thank Maggielew15
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Contemporary style, clean and well presented. Friendly efficient staff. Tasty food at really good prices. Will visit again at the earliest opportunity.

Thank CriticsView
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice restaurant. Food was lovely something different. It is Italian. Staff very nice and friendly.

Thank royvalchester
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of the best set menus I have had to date: mozzarella to start, risotto for main and a glass of house wine and coffee to finish! All for around £12-14. It was excellent quality and the staff couldn't do enough for us - a...More

1  Thank Karen A
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

A real hidden gem, slightly off the beaten track. Our reservation was for 6pm and there were very few vacant tables when we arrived and it was completely full when we left, satisfied, a few hours later. We started with a bruschetta between us to...More

2  Thank CheshireDancingqueen
Reviewed 5 September 2017

I must admit that this is one of my favourite restaurants in Chester, the warmth of the greeting and friendly attentive service from Joe and his staff makes you feel at home immediately. He keeps a good pint of Peroni and that and a Pinot...More

Thank JohnEF33
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

I cannot state how good this place is. From the original booking over telephone, to last minute changes on our part again via telephone and then to the actual meal, nothing was too much trouble! Staff are so friendly, accommodating and professional. We visited for...More

1  Thank DaveLorraine913
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8 March 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Brian8008 | Reviewed this property |
the menu on the web site is it. no special gluten free menu that I am aware of
Amanda D
21 January 2017|
Response from Brian8008 | Reviewed this property |
they have stopped all offers since the refurbishment
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 2 - USD 27
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rufus Court 2 Abbey Green, Chester CH1 2JH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Chester
  • Phone Number: +44 1244 329932
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