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The Brewery Tap

€€ - €€€, British,
52-54 Lower Bridge Street, Chester CH1 1RU, England
+44 1244 340999
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good30%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pie” (57 reviews)
“ox tongue” (8 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
52-54 Lower Bridge Street, Chester CH1 1RU, England
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1 - 10 of 697 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Cracking boozer, especially if you like real ale. Didn't eat here although food on the next table looks the dog knackers. Bang on.

Thank ScottyQuinn
Reviewed yesterday

A great selection of ales, lovely reasonable priced food. Food different from the usual pub fare and all of us enjoyed our meals. Best of all was the people serving. A place to go back to.

Thank Darren F
Reviewed 3 days ago

We visited at lunch time and were not disappointed. There was an interesting menu which was good, not the usual pub grub. There were some good beers available and both the beer and food were really good. It is an historical place and and a...More

Thank Carol M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went here with my wife for my birthday celebrations. I had the ox heart. My wife had the chicken dish. Mine was fantastic. We also had rioja wine. Which was also excellent. Overall a great meal.

Thank Trev D
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate here while visiting Chester. This pud is within an old medieval hall which makes for a unique and unusual setting. The food was top quality pub food, not the pretentious boutique type. Excellent range of craft beers on tap. The pie and pint...More

Thank Greg H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Really lovely building - great variety of local ales as well as other beverages. Friendly staff and very clean

Thank DebbieW71
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited for Sunday lunch .. nice good quality food ..great selection of ales and good advice given on choosing the right one

Thank garry2020
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Always a pleasure to visit the Brewery Tap. Food is lovely and the atmosphere definitely makes it the best place to experience a relaxed time in a good old pub!

Thank Mély L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Well worth a visit if you like your beer. Friendly staff, fast service & good atmosphere. Handy for the walls & Dee too.

Thank aj1965
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had not heard of the Spitting Feathers brewery before, but after calling in here at the Brewery Tap, I will be on the look out for them in the future. I had one of their called "old wavertonian" which is a full of flavour...More

Thank kelandchez
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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
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
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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