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Canalside Inn - CLOSED

29/31 City Road | Canalside, Chester CH1 3AE, England
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good11%
  • Average5%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible50%
6 Oct 2015
“Closed but great potential”
12 Mar 2015
“gone but not forgotten”
Restaurant Hours Closed
29/31 City Road | Canalside, Chester CH1 3AE, England
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Reviewed 7 October 2015

Currently October 2015 this establishment is closed. If any brave entrepreneur wants to take on a decent bar then this could be ideal. In the summer the beer garden is THE best in Chester... The sun goes down along the canal.

Thank Wetleg1
Reviewed 13 March 2015

Whenever we were over for the race's this was a must go destination for us to visit. A couple of beer's, if the weather was good sit outside and soak up the race day atmosphere, brillant. Staff i always thought were really nice, and the...More

1  Thank Neil K
Reviewed 5 March 2015

How can this place be getting reviews when it's been closed for about 6 - 8 months. In theory it should have done well feeding off Harkers, but it never committed to a good range of beers and the staff attitude was poor.

1  Thank peterschofield37
Reviewed 5 February 2015

This is a really great place to stop and have a quiet drink outside if the weather is good. Right by the canal so away from the madness Would highly recommend for a drink not to sure about the food though!!

Thank VincePayne
Reviewed 17 January 2015

Great pub by the canal, good beer and does what looked like great meals, bet this place is great in the warmer weather being able to sit outside

Thank neilkummer12016
Reviewed 3 October 2014

Nice bar on the side of the canal. Friendly service, nice food. The prices are very reasonable. Well worth a visit !!!!

1  Thank RobsterWirral
Reviewed 9 September 2014

Po faced, disinterested staff. No wonder it's closed. How can you mess that up being next to Harkers? Amazing - give it to Harkers and see what they can do.

1  Thank RangpurRoger
Reviewed 7 August 2014

Anyone trying to go there .....do not bother......It seems to have closed. When it was open it was never really busy anyway, it had a awful interior but quite a nice beer "garden" or should I say "paved area"....... Chester will not miss its closing.

1  Thank Jabwoy
Reviewed 28 March 2014

Passed this pub, (which sits on the canal side about 100 metres from the Old Harkers Arms), a number of times during a short stay in Chester, between 14th-18th Mar & apart from seeing a couple, of what we thought were staff entering one morning,...More

Thank SeenIt9
Reviewed 13 November 2013

Given its location, this could be a gem of a place and a real money maker for its owner. As it stands, I'm truly surprised it's still open. Let's start off by noting it's 2013 not 1973. People have come to expect better than processed...More

1  Thank Mike M
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 29/31 City Road | Canalside, Chester CH1 3AE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Chester
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