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Barristers Restaurant & Rooftop Gardens

Toft Road, Knutsford WA16 0PB, England
+44 1565 743333
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good20%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
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European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Toft Road, Knutsford WA16 0PB, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This former Crown Court has been turned into a restaurant. We visited for a family Birthday. We arrived early on a Saturday. It took a while to order some drinks. A comprehensive drinks list but I'm afraid the bar staff did not know how to...More

Thank Lord-Philip55
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

arrived at just after 7pm, only had one (small) course by 9-50. If you are hungry don’t bother, this was a Tuesday and not even busy, what it would be like when busy , I can only imagine

3  Thank Steven C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went for dinner and it was such a treat! Beautifully presented, elegant and delicious food in the warm, comfortable, quirky surroundings of the old court. Service was fast, friendly and efficient, and the menu was varied - I eat fish but not meat, and...More

Thank CarolinePeruse
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Barristers keeps the historic court layout of Knutsford Crown Court remarkably intact with diners occupying the vantage points previously occupied by judge, jury, and legal counsel. The central 'dock' is now the bar. Visiting for dinner midweek, service was attentive and friendly and my duck...More

Thank 210timothyp
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We had a nice lunch yesterday. The food was very good. Two courses for £20. Roast beef was excellent. Peach Melba and sticky toffee pudding were excellent. Decor in the building is fabulous. Nice selection of wines. Good parking too. Staff were good.

Thank kamul
Reviewed 2 October 2018

The rose prosecco was so lovely I loved the atmosphere in this place, relaxed and comfortable. Beautiful afternoon tea. Tasty but not overwhelming. Very enjoyable afternoon. Will return

Thank Lib96
Reviewed 22 September 2018

Super Venue Burger was tasteless, dry and no seasoning. Chips were good. Service was average unfortunately. And to top this, there was a young kid having tantrum.

2  Thank Navigate178660
Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

We visited for a birthday meal and our visit didn't disappoint. First the building in so impressive, you feel at awe before you even enter the restaurant and once inside it only gets better. There is the perfect combination of history and modern. The court...More

Thank Marmitelover88
Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

Fine dining at its best. We are we're tasting each others to experience the taste bud extravaganzas.

Thank shirl1104
Reviewed 17 September 2018

What a great experience for lunch - the building is amazing and the atmosphere was great, the staff very attentive, the food was excellent too, although be prepared for a bit of a wait as everything is cooked to order and some things take longer...More

Thank lizwhitenlp
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$51
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Toft Road, Knutsford WA16 0PB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Knutsford
  • Phone Number: +44 1565 743333
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Flat Cap Hotels have converted one of Cheshire's most iconic buildings into a unique wedding, conference and banqueting venue. Barristers restaurant & bar and Roof top gardens with a champagne and cocktail bar.
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