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The Bluebell Cafe at Barrowmore

Barnhouse Lane, Great Barrow, Chester CH3 7JA, England
+44 1829 742633
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Overview
  • Excellent83%
  • Very good14%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“eggs benedict” (24 reviews)
“fish salad” (6 reviews)
“bakewell tart” (6 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Barnhouse Lane, Great Barrow, Chester CH3 7JA, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been meaning to make it here for a long time as it’s well reviewed with a certificate of excellence and 5 star bubble rating. Easy enough to find on the estate and a small traditional quaint cafe within the grounds awaits with approx 30 seats...More

1  Thank James P
Reviewed 1 week ago

No tables were available when we arrived mid-week around 11:30am but we were offered the end of table of 10 reserved for an hour later which suited us fine. Had avocado and salad on a wrap (special) which was lovely and a soya latte which...More

1  Thank bluelizard
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went there with my husband today. Food was nice and portion was good. I had smoked salmon sandwich and my husband had egg baguette. There is not a lot of seating in the cafe so you might want to call ahead to reserve a table....More

1  Thank KITIDA C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took the reasonably short drive from Manchester airport to the cafe after arriving early morning on a flight from Hong Kong. We had accommodation booked in Chester (see separate review), but were in need of a good full English breakfast to recharge the batteries....More

1  Thank rwlid
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited after seeing it was number 1 cafe in Chester on tripadvisor. I feel disappointed to give this a poor review, but feel it’s fair. Absolutely no one should be discriminated against & I witnessed what I believe to be discrimination against 2 older gentleman...More

2  Thank DanTee_27
Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

Visited twice now in the last few weeks. On both occasions: Brilliant Service, Wonderful Food, Friendly Welcome. It’s a hidden gem & well worth searching out. We will return

1  Thank MikeTCheshire
Reviewed 5 September 2018

I go here for breakfast with friends often - its the best place for a full english in chester. The quality of the food is fantastic, and is clearly make & served with love. The staff/cooks remind me of the lovely "mumsie" type ladies that...More

3  Thank Ducatibiker1
Reviewed 28 August 2018

But well worth a visit. Had been recommended, and initially we missed the turning. Lovely setting, with great opportunity for a walk, before or after eating. Very pleasant staff member chatted and food was good too. Well worth a visit.

2  Thank plrnwnet
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

This place is simply without fault. Food staff and setting - perfect thanks. Would go out my way to come back.

1  Thank Fraser M
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

Fabulous lunch, good prices and top quality ingredients. Highly recommended, pleasant friendly service. I will return with my dog for a walk around the bluebell Woods.

1  Thank Jean E
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Josh H
8 October 2018|
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Response from plrnwnet | Reviewed this property |
Outside seating - so assume OK for dogs there.
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Kim B
14 July 2018|
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Response from andreaford1 | Reviewed this property |
They are very obliging and would serve vegan I am sure. Will see the owners parents in Church tomorrow and will ask the question.
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MERLIN_MORRIS
7 May 2018|
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Response from Thistlewood | Reviewed this property |
I would say yes - there are double doors on the conservatory which would allow wheelchair access plus a covered seated area outside. Booking for lunch is recommended as they get very busy, the cafe itself is not large. I... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$3 - US$9
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, 有泊車位, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, View, Kids
Open Hours
Monday
9:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Tuesday
9:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Wednesday
9:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Thursday
9:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Friday
9:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Barnhouse Lane, Great Barrow, Chester CH3 7JA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Chester  >  Great Barrow
  • Phone Number: +44 1829 742633
Description
Bluebell cafe is a small friendly place to relax in a lovely setting, sourcing local produce and producing freshly cooked foods. All profits go back into our charity which supports people with learning difficulties.
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