The 1699 Brasserie

Ian Jones, Food and Drink Editor
The 1699 Brasserie, Chester Townhouse hotel
Ian Jones

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The 1699 Brasserie is the in-house restaurant for the excellent Townhouse Hotel in Chester. An intimate space with just a few dozen seats, it’s a relaxing, elegant room with an equally graceful soundtrack of instrumental music. The aim is to bring relaxed fine dining to the city, something a city as storied as Chester certainly deserves.

The waiting staff are second-to-none, engaging when they need to be, and never obtrusive. If you listen hard, you can hear the kitchen staff proudly announce each creation – as well they should, the food is exquisite.

The 1699 Brasserie is the restaurant Chester deserves. This is modern British cooking fed through with a depth of knowledge and history – a cut above the average meal out.

49-51 Lower Bridge StreetChesterCH 1 1RS View map
Telephone: 01270781198 Visit Now

Opening Hours

  • Monday7:00am - 9:30pm
  • Tuesday7:00am - 9:30pm
  • Wednesday7:00am - 9:30pm
  • Thursday7:00am - 9:30pm
  • Friday7:00am - 9:30pm
  • Saturday7:00am - 9:30pm
  • Sunday7:00am - 9:30pm

Always double check opening hours with the venue before making a special visit.

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