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The Church

The Church, Newgate Street, City Centre, Chester, CH1 1DE

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  • The Church - Cheshire
  • The Church - Cheshire
  • The Church - Cheshire
  • The Church - Cheshire
  • The Church - Cheshire
  • The Church - Cheshire
  • The Church - Cheshire
  • The Church - Cheshire
  • The Church - Cheshire
  • The Church - Cheshire
  • The Church - Cheshire
Main course: £12
Food spend: £29
Opening hours
Sunday to Thursday: 12:00 - 00:00
Friday & Saturday: 12:00 - 02:00.

Lovely food. Great service. Definitely recommend

Jennifer 07 May 2019
from Liverpool

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A truly unique drinking, dining and live music venue, The Church is a tastefully converted church building in the centre of town. Inside, there is a bright restaurant, a chic central bar area, while outside there is a tranquil terrace with its own bellini bar.

The Church menu is wonderfully diverse, and features everything from traditional British pub favourites through to stone-baked pizzas. Sharing platters of signature nachos and BBQ pulled pork fries are perfect for groups, moving on to hearty mains like pan-fried lamb rump and pie of the day. There are succulent hanging skewers with piri piri chicken and mixed seafood, gourmet burgers with inventive toppings, and succulent steaks too.

Sunday roasts are a popular tradition at The Church in Chester, serving up succulent roast meats, fresh seasonal veggies, rich gravy and Yorkshire puddings. Down at the elegant bar, the talented mixologists are on hand to prepare classic cocktails, recommend wine from the comprehensive list, and offer up international beers on tap.

A spectacular, atmospheric setting to enjoy versatile dining and eclectic live music, The Church is just 2 minutes' walk from the the Grosvenor Shopping Centre.

The Church

The Church, Newgate Street, City Centre, Chester, CH1 1DE

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Customer reviews for The Church

4.4 (((() (based on 144 reviews)
91% of diners recommend this restaurant
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  • dinner (105)
  • trendy (73)
  • lunch (71)
  • large parties (55)
  • value (46)
  • entertainment (43)
  • romantic (43)
  • private dining (29)
  • luxury (20)
  • al fresco (19)
  • business (16)
  • child friendly (13)
  • afternoon tea (12)
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  • breakfast (4)
  • (((** 27 May 2019 by Michael from Chester

    Went for a Sunday Roast and we found the meal average. Drinks expensive. No atmosphere. Loads of tables free and they put us on a table for two, upstairs, underneath the long electric heater in the roof. We were frazzled by the time we finished our meal they promptly turned the heater off when asked.

  • ((((( 7 May 2019 by Jennifer from Liverpool

    Lovely food. Great service. Definitely recommend

  • ((((* 7 May 2019 by Caroline from Witney

    Buzzing vibrant atmosphere (bit noisy - not for a quiet night). Service a bit slow! Beetroot salad came with no beetroot in it - it was replaced. Food otherwise was good. Had to search for waitress to pay. Not easy to find the place.

  • ((((* 28 April 2019 by Sharn from Chester

    Service was great. Staff were friendly. The steak was lovely, would definitely order it again. The menu in general has a lot of food options, would recommend this place without a doubt!

  • ((((* 15 April 2019 by Ian from Leicester

    Very successfull which makes the whole experience vey busy and noisy.

  • ((*** 19 March 2019 by Mary from Cheste=r=

    Place is lovely really busy especially with young people! Booked for a table for 8 was shown to a tiny table really maximum for 6 squashed 4 people on each bench, good enough we were moved quickly once I asked. Gotthe feeling they already knew table was too small! Waited ages for drinks but food came quickly, mixed reviews on that some said lovely, some dry meat etc. Ordered another round of drinks complete with virgin cocktail for my heavily pregnant daughter, cocktail came complete alcohol!! Waited ages for a replacement. Worst part I had an email that said table was ours until 10:45 we were asked to vacate at 10:20.after waiting so long for drinks etc this was poor. After pointing this out to lady who asked us to leave she just looked at her friend saying she was new to the restaurant.
    After a 280 pound bill felt service and experience very poor.

  • ((((( 25 February 2019 by Andy from Chester

    Lovely setting, great meal, great staff.

  • ((((( 22 February 2019 by Emma from Derby

    Food and drinks were lovely, friendly staff and a beautiful venue.

  • ((((( 15 February 2019 by Jennifer from Wrexham

    Good food in lovely building

  • ((((( 7 February 2019 by Joshua from Chester

    It was the second visit I made with my girlfriend and it once again was absolutely fantastic, the food was amazing, the cocktails were very nice and the general atmosphere was really nice.
    Overall we thoroughly enjoyed Church and would recommend it to others.

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