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Upstairs at The Grill

70 Watergate Street, Chester CH1 2LA, England
+44 1244 344883
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  • Very good13%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (1,169 reviews)
“chateaubriand” (107 reviews)
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Steakhouse, British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
70 Watergate Street, Chester CH1 2LA, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Rather perplexed to eat at ground floor level but it was explained that the name of the restaurant is an homage to the Savoy, where one might enquire of a fellow patron at the Cocktail Bar - "Are you dining upstairs at the grill ?"...More

Thank OnlyItalktothealiens
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

And now they have some serious competition in Chester however the quality and service remain as far as we are concerned the best in Chester. Staff are excellent, service is effecient and the food is excellent. It may not have the glamour of some of...More

Thank graeme C
Reviewed 3 days ago

Went in June for daughters birthday. Had lovely prawns in garlic for starter. Then shared Chateaubriand . Fine whilst eating it but both of us not very well later on in the evening?? Nice outside drinks area for people watching and great cocktails!!!

Thank khnorthwales
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

5 stars great choice of steaks went on Sunday 17th and all staff that were on gave 5 star service had a lovely rib-rib-eye with popcorn haggis and dauosie pots an creme brullie to finsh .you must try when in chester 10 out of 10

Thank Ann M
Reviewed 3 days ago

Very well cooked food at reasonable prices highly reccomend but booking is advisable staff were very friendly

Thank Pamela d
Reviewed 4 days ago

Went for my husbands birthday, they really made his day. Had a card waiting for him and really felt like they went the extra mile for us. The food was amazing the best steak we've ever had, the triple fried chips were heavenly. We had...More

Thank Alex D
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Visited this restaurant on recomendatio N from family and friends and we were not disappointed, staff are all excellent, food , well I eat a lot of steak all around the world and this was some of the best I've tasted, free glass of proseco...More

Thank Garry D
Reviewed 1 week ago

All the food served it cooked well and is delicious. It's a great place to go and eat it would be a shame to miss it.

Thank Geff3
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great night out at this sumptious Chester restaurant. Excellent food and wine complimented by impeccable service. Delicious starters - blue cheese soufflé and chicken liver pate - followed by the best steaks ever tasted accompanied by perfect chips and sides. The fillet steaks chosen from...More

1  Thank Philtravis
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As always amazing service and food. A quality steak cooked perfectly. Great vibe, chilled, luxurious and professional. Good wine and drinks menu and just the Best steaks in Chester! Thank you

Thank paul r
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22 July 2017|
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Response from Allister16 | Reviewed this property |
Smart casual is fine.
6 June 2017|
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Response from Jewbo68 | Reviewed this property |
I would recommend booking, its not got a huge capacity
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 70 Watergate Street, Chester CH1 2LA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Chester
  • Phone Number: +44 1244 344883
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Upstairs at the Grill is a split-level Manhattan-style steakhouse and intimate cocktail bar located in Chester City Centre. Open Monday to Thursday from 5pm and from 12pm Friday, Saturday and Sunday, we offer our guests the opportunity to explore our selection of locally sourced dry aged beef and extensive wine list. We look forward to welcoming you to Upstairs at the Grill.Upstairs At The Grill is available for a range of private parties, birthday parties, working lunches, business meetings or wedding receptions. Whether an intimate table of 2, party of 8 or an all-out celebration for 80, we’re here to help.
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