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Dee Banks | Dee Banks, Chester CH3 5UX, England
+44 1244 320088
10:00 - 00:00
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Mon - Fri 12:00 - 00:00
Sat - Sun 10:00 - 00:00
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Chester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A fabulous location, beautiful views, amazing food and professional, friendly staff. We often dine at the Red House and have even chosen to spend two Christmas days with our family there. Every time we visit (at least twice a month) we feel welcome and at home. The location, atmosphere and staff all make it an exceptional place to visit...that's even... More 

Thank EmmaRxxx
Chester, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I eat here mostly for lunch on weekends with my family, it has great views across the Dee towards Chester meadows and there is a large garden which meanders down towards the river. The staff are friendly and the menu is a varied selection of tasty Italian dishes, complimented by a nice selection of wines. On this occasion, I had... More 

Thank BoccaDiLupo
North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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59 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We are a group of 12 who meet every New Year and we chose The Red House for lunch on New Year's Eve. Lovely location looking over the River Dee. The food was excellent and the staff were attentive. Recommend!

Thank Anne M
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Met old friends for lunch - greeted and sat down with view over the river dee. Restaurant was Warm and staff friendly and of course very Christmassy. Great food, wine and coffee. Spend most of the afternoon drinking and talking. Would definitely recommend.

Thank Sue F
Preston, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016

Busy Friday evening with lots of office parties but we were seated straight away. Very attentive staff but not intrusive. Excellent menu. Food served quickly. Presentation of food was so good. The food itself was really delicious and couldn't fault it. We chose off the Christmas menu which had a very good choice at 24.99 for three courses. We will... More 

Thank Leonie L
Chester, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

We were booked in for our meal at 1.30. We left at 4.40. The food was beautiful. But the time it took for us to get our food was far too long. The restaurant wasn't very busy so really there was no excuse! Just glad we weren't in a rush. As the food was so good I would go go... More 

Thank we55ndy
Gresford, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

Only the second place I keep going back to that I've never had a bad meal in. Parking is not great, but still worth the effort of going.

Thank savagelilly
Cape Town
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140 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

Food was delicous - great selection, tasty food well presented - attentive staff who knew the balance between being helpful but also allowing us to enjoy our meals without being watched over. First visit but definitely wont be our last.

Thank OnTour3
Chester, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

We booked a table for a Saturday night, arrived to find it quite busy but seemed good atmosphere. Unfortunately they must have overbooked and struggled to keep up with the deman, we experienced long wait times, service was rushed and found the Customer service skills of the manager lacking. Food was ok, prices ok, but generally not a nice experience... More 

Thank Tali_Wxm
Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Very competent all round performance. Menu offers a decent choice but is not idiotically long. Wine fairly priced and perfectly drinkable. Great service and lovely views. Can tend to be a bit bright in some sunsets but a small price to pay.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$12 - US$37
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Dee Banks | Dee Banks, Chester CH3 5UX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Chester
  • Phone Number: +44 1244 320088
Boasting stunning views over the River Dee from the glass-concealed dining room, Et Alia at The Red House offers a sophisticated Mediterranean menu with international accents. A state of the art restaurant in Chester, cutting-edge design throughout includes terraced decking pods, Andrew Muirhead leather furnishings, and cool LED mood lighting. Et Alia at The Red House is a fashionable local favourite for a refined 3-course meal, elegant lunches, and stunning Bar.

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