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The Arkle Bar and Lounge

56 Eastgate Street, Chester, United Kingdom, CH1 1LT
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Opening Information

Monday to Thursday
Open for morning coffee from 11.30am
Lunch Noon - 2.30pm
Afternoon Tea Noon - 4.00pm

Friday
Open for morning coffee from 11.30am
Lunch Noon - 2.30pm
Afternoon Tea Noon - 5.00pm

Saturday
Open for morning coffee and brunch from 9.30am
Lunch Noon - 2.30pm
Afternoon Tea Noon - 5.00pm

Sunday
Open for morning coffee and brunch from 9.30am
Lunch Noon - 2.30pm
Afternoon Tea Noon - 4.00pm

Open daily for cocktails and pre-dinner drinks except on a Sunday and Monday.

Facilities
  • Gluten Free Available
  • Business Lunch

About The Arkle Bar and Lounge

The Arkle Bar and Lounge is a luxuriously comfortable area of understated elegance and sophistication. Serving morning coffee, light lunches and traditional afternoon tea, it is also the perfect place for a pre-dinner cocktail and is stocked with interesting malts, vintage ports and a wide range of liqueurs.

Afternoon Tea is served Monday to Thursday 12.00-16.30 and Friday to Sunday 12.00-16.00

Cuisine: Afternoon Tea, British
Dress Code: Smart Casual
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Visited On Wednesday, 22 November 2017

I was with my friend not my husband. Once seated everything was first class - thank you - most enjoyable. Just a bit anxious when we arrived and the young lady could not find our booking even though I showed her my confirmation. When I arrived home I had three more emails from you confirming three different times!!!

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Visited On Wednesday, 22 November 2017

My friend had a wonderful 50th birthday treat with friends.

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Visited On Tuesday, 21 November 2017

My wife and I had afternoon tea. Location, food and service were all amazing. Would recommend to anyone visiting Chester.

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Visited On Sunday, 19 November 2017

We had a lovely afternoon tea at the Arkle bar. The food and service we received was fantastic. Thanks so much for a wonderful experience. We are both looking forward to our next visit.

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Visited On Sunday, 19 November 2017

Excellent service, lovely setting with marvellous food.

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Visited On Sunday, 19 November 2017

Lovely afternoon tea.

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Visited On Sunday, 19 November 2017

This is the 2nd time I've been for afternoon tea. The service and food is exceptional. My only comment would be that portion sizes could be slightly increased although I was asked if I would like another sandwich or cake. I think if the portions were increased slightly it would look more impressive and customers wouldn't be embarrassed to ask for slightly more.

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Visited On Sunday, 19 November 2017

The staff were all extremely friendly, professional and helpful

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Visited On Saturday, 18 November 2017

I took my Mother for her special birthday and it was such a lovely treat! The little touches of her birthday cake made it even more so. All the staff where very welcoming, lovely day all round!

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Visited On Friday, 17 November 2017

I know you are a 5* hotel and the ambience was excellent.Quality food and service but are 6 finger sandwiches,2 scones with jam and cream,2 patisseries each and a small glass of champagne really justify a price of £45 per head?I personally think not but as this was a present we enjoyed the occasion without agonising about the cost!

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Visited On Wednesday, 15 November 2017

Sophie and the team looked after us very well. A lovely experience, again.

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Visited On Friday, 17 November 2017

Having had our Wedding at the Grosvenor 6 years ago, afternoon tea here for our Anniversary was absolutely the perfect choice: every aspect of our visit this time was as impeccable and superbly delivered as for our joining in Matrimony. A1!

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Visited On Friday, 17 November 2017

Lovely atmosphere Comfortable and sumptuous Super service Friendly team Professional, delightful lady in charge Yummy tea An oasis of calm Thank you for a special afternoon!

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Visited On Friday, 17 November 2017

Fantastic service, atmosphere and attention to detail. Especially liked the personal touch to celebrate our wedding anniversary.

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Visited On Friday, 17 November 2017

Really lovely experience Thank you!!

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Visited On Sunday, 12 November 2017

We thought that there were too few proper tables for 2 or 4. The sofas were comfortable but only for a drink. They were awkward whilst trying to eat. Poorly, there was no toilet paper in the ladies' toilet . Not 5star.

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Visited On Thursday, 09 November 2017

Always a very high level of service and experience.thank you!

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Visited On Monday, 13 November 2017

The sevice was really good from all the staff, we had afternoon tea and there was a very good selection of the savouries and sweets , we would definitely go back.

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Visited On Sunday, 12 November 2017

Very enjoyable Wonderful service .Yes i will be back Many Thanks

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Visited On Sunday, 12 November 2017

Had a fantastic time and will definitely be back ! Service was outstanding!!

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Visited On Friday, 10 November 2017

Lovely experience

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Visited On Saturday, 11 November 2017

Had a lovely afternoon tea. Service was great, food was very nice, would have been good to see some more sandwiches initially.

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Visited On Wednesday, 01 November 2017

Sophie was very helpful, and made us feel very welcome.

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Visited On Friday, 10 November 2017

The experience was wonderful. The food was excellent. The young lady who looked after us was an absolute delight. Thank you so much. Katharine & Peter

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Visited On Thursday, 09 November 2017

Amazing treat for my mum for her birthday! Faultless! X

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