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Grosvenor Arms

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Chester Road | Alford, Chester CH3 6HJ, England
+44 1244 620228
11:30 - 23:00
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Sun 12:00 - 22:30
Mon - Sat 11:30 - 23:00
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North Wales, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Always amazing food, great atmosphere and the staff are always friendly, courteous, knowledgeable and so helpful with any questions or queries. One of my favourite places to eat summer or winter. Good job guys keep it up..

Thank Hogynwirion
Colwyn Bay, United Kingdom
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46 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

In a rural setting, it has an attractive appearance and grounds and plentiful parking. We were greeted on arrival and shown to our table. The decor is typical of this chain of pub/restaurants: old furniture and a library of books. it is spacious but split into smaller, discreet eating areas. The menu was slightly different from the usual Brunning and... More 

Thank johngene
Bologna, Italy
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40 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Charming pub with an unusual library setting... in a wonderful countryside scenery... surrounded by a lot of space with tables outside and a garden for children to play - unusual menu with a mixture of British and foreign food

Thank EruptVolcano
Leatherhead, United Kingdom
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189 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Another xcellent Sunday lunch ,the food here is always freshly cooked and looks so appetising, ...and is delicious!!no wonder the place is packed for Sunday lunch...and most others times....you definitely need to book in advance for Sunday lunch or you will have to queue as others were on Sunday.family friendly with great cheerful and professional service. Highly recommended Brunning and... More 

Thank handbagsbrockham
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36 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great service, great food, great place. Professional staff, spotlessly clean, lovely atmosphere. We were an hour earlier than expected but no problem, accommodated us straight away. I've got to write 100 letters in this review but don't know what else to say which is why I'm typing this to make the 100 character count, bit daft trip advisor!

1 Thank Nigel A
Prestatyn, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely pub/restaurant in a lovely village just outside Chester. We have been here on several occasions and always had lovely food. On this occasion we had our Labrador puppy with us and all the staff made us all feel so wellcome. The food and service were excellent and we have now booked to visit again on my Wife's 50th birthday... More 

Thank David6956
North Wales, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited 27/2/17 for a quite anniversary celebration. From the moment we walked in the door we were greeted with a welcoming smile and the warmth continued through out our visit. Our meal was lovely we both had the steak pie which was very tasty and unlike some other pubs locally was a good size portion. First visit but will... More 

Thank vendeen
Chester, United Kingdom
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156 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited as a group of people for sunday lunch . The food was freshly prepared and to a good quality , the wine was also good . Service was also good though somewhat slow , but I guess this was due to the restaurant being rather busy . Can recommend this venue we shall certainly return

1 Thank John M
Chester, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I'm very sad to write this review, as we have been regulars at this restaurant for about 10 years and have always been so very impressed with the food and service. Two years ago I became vegan and the first few times we visited the chef was able to offer me something (in the summer a lovely couscous salad) but... More 

2 Thank dem_taylor
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42 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Sat in conservatory, bright and cheerful. Staff very attentive without making us feel rushed, in fact we were still chatting at our table 3 hours after we arrived. Meal was lovely, very good value, piping hot, tasty, ample choice, if I had to complain at all for me the portions are too large and I don't like to waste food.... More 

Thank JillChester

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Chester Road | Alford, Chester CH3 6HJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Chester
  • Phone Number: +44 1244 620228

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?