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The Grosvenor Arms

Chester Rd | Alford, Chester CH3 6HJ, England
+44 1244 620228
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good24%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“pavlova” (6 reviews)
“kedgeree” (6 reviews)
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European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Chester Rd | Alford, Chester CH3 6HJ, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

17 of us met up at the Grovsenor Arms in Aldford for a special birthday.We were all able to sit on one table which was great.Some of the group had starters which were all lovely and tasty,all 17 main courses came out within a couple...More

Thank JanetteH_11
Reviewed 5 days ago

Highly recommend. Beautiful gardens. The menu and food was excellent. Staff extremely friendly, quick service. We will definitely be making this one of our regular places to visit.

Thank DebMeg
Reviewed 6 days ago

Part of the old Brunning and Price outfit they continue to set a modest standard of food in a lovely location, expect value for money using Cheshire's best ingredients cooked well, never been disappointed and continue to visit a least twice a week, the menu...More

Thank paulust
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great place to eat. Good choice on menu and outside dining also. It was very busy on the Thursday night but the service was quick and efficient. There is a tractor in the grounds for children to climb on. Family friendly establishment....More

1  Thank Coppington
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

When this was a real restaurant Bar service - slow - only one person serving - 6 waiting customers Again had to wait to order food - still only 1 person behind the bar Food - ok - not brilliant - prawn cocktail- mean supply...More

1  Thank ken b
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Friendly service with a smile, food was fresh,tasty and fabulous, had the Mexican spiced bean cakes followed by strawberry and blueberry pavlova, " delicious", will definitely be returning.

Thank Cheryl U
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Notwithstanding such friendly and helpful service, this pub adds a special quality to pub food. Ham hoch, leek and chicken pie probably one of the best we have had. (proper pie with lovely pastry) and a decent burger made from quality steak mince! all at...More

Thank Garth2302
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have been a regular visitor to this pub restaurant for longer than I care to remember and have always enjoyed the ambiance of this village pub/restaurant where it was always difficult to get a table to eat. Recently I have been aware of a...More

Thank George P
Reviewed 9 May 2017

great place have been here many a time and never had a bad time weather its for a drink or a meal never lets us down.

Thank Pike1978
Reviewed 7 May 2017

Sunday lunch; no mash, horrible 'generic' gravy, roast potatoes you can't cut (appeared to have been put in deep frier to warm up, after 3 days on the side?) tasteless meat. Quite a drive out so very disappointing - had always enjoyed this place, has...More

Thank Moira A
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Do you allow dogs?
15 May 2016|
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Response from Akuakku | Reviewed this property |
Yes, we took our dogs.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Chester Rd | Alford, Chester CH3 6HJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Chester
  • Phone Number: +44 1244 620228
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