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75 Watergate Street, Chester CH1 2LB, England
+44 1244 327394
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (70 reviews)
“ham hock” (14 reviews)
“burgers” (23 reviews)
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British, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
75 Watergate Street, Chester CH1 2LB, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Came here a few nights ago for a quiet drink and nibbles and I ended up having an amazing night. I could see it was fairly busy and they didn’t have many staff working but the waitress Jess was very attentive, along with being very...More

Thank louisescott86
Reviewed 3 days ago

We have visited Bar Lounge a number of times when we visit Chester. They have recently updated their outside seating area making it more enclosed with a fully retractable roof, higher glazing at the road side and improved seating / tables. There are still the...More

Thank telfordpete
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Myself, husband and son visited today. We were visiting Chester overnight for my son's 2nd birthday and going to the zoo the following day. After looking round for somewhere to eat we picked this place. We were greeted in a warm manner and were offered...More

Thank Lyndseym87
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing last night: we omitted to remember our servers name however I’ve contacted BL and Jacks calling me back with it at I would challenge anyone to eat all the Hot Pot Supper which includes succulent tender steak plus bread, beetroot, red cabbage, creamed cabbage,...More

Thank spena
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely drinks, found the time to chat with us when he could, lovely atmosphere......Matt we are taking you to cruise one day!

Thank soph_thor
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came here on the final night of our Anniversary break in Chester, what a gem! Service was perfect as was our food and the cocktails were out of this world! So glad we found you guys! Thank you for a great end to our trip,...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just searched for places to eat later on the off chance & Bar Lounge was just down the road. It is fantastic! The service has been fantastic we got the sharer between the 2 of us and there was loads left by the time we...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I ate here last night, our first evening in Chester. The staff were chatty, helpful and friendly. The meals we enjoyed was the chicken in a tasty sauce and good old beer battered haddock served with homemade tartare. Both meals for under...More

Thank Misses N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went last night after seeing the reviews on here we were not disappointed all 6 of us thoroughly enjoyed our food. We will definitely return on our next visit to Chester

Thank MarleneStephen
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

VERY VERY GOOD, steak and wine deal was loveeeeely! Rump steak was really good! 10/10 would really recommend! Staff really lovely and attentive!

Thank Beth S
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Chris C
13 September 2017|
Response from Annmarie D | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are allowed but only In the outside part.
Kath D
31 January 2017|
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Response from Richard C | Reviewed this property |
Not sure how varied the cocktails are but great place for a do . Lovely and relaxed, plenty of seats and a lovely view.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$29
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 75 Watergate Street, Chester CH1 2LB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Chester
  • Phone Number: +44 1244 327394
  • E-mail
Barlounge is a cocktail bar and restaurant located in Chester City Centre Open daily from 11.30am until late, we offer our guests the opportunity to drink, dine and socialise in informal surroundings. Relax in the bar, catch up with friends on our sun terrace (heated & covered in winter) or enjoy a meal in the restaurant - there's something to suit everyone on any occasion. Late night snack menu is also available from 11pm till late.
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