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The Brewery Tap

) #23 of 393 Restaurants in Chester ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ , British,
52-54 Lower Bridge Street, Chester CH1 1RU, England
+44 1244 340999
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good31%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
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52-54 Lower Bridge Street, Chester CH1 1RU, England
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11 - 20 of 679 reviews

Reviewed 29 June 2017

Called in here for lunch. They had some unusual and tasty beers and the food was good. If it is sunny you can sit outside at the back.

Thank Peter D
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

We stopped in with our 6 year old daughter. All the good was really good: I had the brill, my husband had the sausage, and my daughter had the ham sandwich. I have to say, the ham on her sandwich was DELICIOUS. If you have...More

Thank kingofbears
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Great place with a large selection of ales. We were impressed . Lovely building which in itself is an attraction. If you are in Chester and fancy a pint of proper beer this is the place to go. Highly recommended.

Thank cockneyjohn504022
Reviewed 19 June 2017

A good selection of real Ales in this old building. Fabulous menu for lunch time ranging from Welsh Rerebit, Whitebait, Deviled Kidneys. All generous portions and tasty

Thank CarolynMimi
Reviewed 15 June 2017

We visited here after reading the reviews and wasn`t disappointed. We had the pie very tasty and the chips were amazing.We tried the ales. You can`t fault this place, very friendly and clean.

Thank UkShony
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Called in yesterday for the first time and had a few pints of spitting feathers very good ale.had a bowl of huge chips like wedges lovely. I'm going to take the wife for lunch soon

Thank Metrfc
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Went in today while passing to book a future meal for a family gathering. The female staff member we spoke to informed us they don't offer reservations, which we accepted although a little odd. But when my partner asked about the chance of getting a...More

2  Thank Suprasurfer
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

A great experience in a historical building!! A good place to enjoy the typical english cousine with a great beers! We will repite soon!!

Thank Marc B
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

Took mum to The Tap for lunch. Devilled kidneys for me washed down with a hand pulled cider and soft shell crab for mum. Incredible food,value and location. Highly recommended!!

Thank mikemac1958
Reviewed 31 May 2017

Passed my acid test of the first pint off being high quality. Good Bankss Mild, excellent in fact. Interesting building too.

Thank brianthelion
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Thomas L
30 July 2017|
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Response from Andrew C | Reviewed this property |
To be honest, conventional is not really their thing. Don't let that put you off though. You can have a Sunday Roast any Sunday you want. You can't always try and enjoy the great food and beer that is served here!
Gaz O
10 November 2016|
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Response from Natalie L | Reviewed this property |
I would say it is more for adults- but there is plenty of room!
20 September 2016|
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Response from BR549StateCollege | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 22
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 52-54 Lower Bridge Street, Chester CH1 1RU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Chester
  • Phone Number: +44 1244 340999
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Traditional British style pub set in a wonderful historic location offering great value local food and ales in warm and friendly surroundings
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