- Disabled Access
- Private Dining
- Outdoor Seating
- Families and Children Welcome
About Bluebell 1494
Family owned International Tapas and Wine Bar in the heart of one of Chester's oldest surviving Medieval Inns. Seconds from The Story House and the perfect venue for parties big or small, romantic or for the family and kids. Everything cooked to order and made with love
Thanks for decorating the table with 60th confetti
Portions are very small for the amount each dish is charged.
All of the food was delicious, cosy and welcoming atmosphere and friendly staff
Thank you very much for having us, yummmy food and felt as ‘safe’ as we wanted to be
Amazing food!! Defo worth a visit. Would recommend; Prawns chilli garlic peri peri Fish cakes spicy salsa and ginger Ham croquettes Pork cheeks slow cooked in ale savoy cabbage and onions Mashrooms sautéd in garlic and sweet sherry Lamb kebabs Aubergine chips
Having eaten at various Tapas restaurants before I found the portion size of each dish to be very small. The food itself was very nice but each portion could have been a little larger.
Our food was delicious and the kids menu was especially great value for money! Our dessert did get missed but this was rectified quickly. Our children were made to feel really welcome and special. We had a wonderful visit and a great meal to mark the end of our holiday.
Great food, great service. Covid secure.
First time at this tapas restaurant. Good selection of tapas and we enjoyed every one of them which was 9 in total. Felt safe as can be with the covid rules applied there. Staff friendly and lovely atmosphere
Loved it, never had tapas before.
Excellent food and drink. Attentive service. Would highly recommend and will definitely be visiting again.
We dined at Bluebell last night and have already recommended it to several people. The food was absolutely beautiful & the drinks were lovely! We will definitely be going again.
The staff are an absolute delight here, and went over and above to decorate for my husband’s 50th birthday!!! Chloe in particular was so lovely!! The food.......wow, it was absolutely delicious!!! We ordered chicken and chorizo paella, seafood paella and several tapas dishes!! Everything was so fresh and hot, and we all thoroughly enjoyed every part. A jug of sangria to wash it down is a must!! We will definitely be coming back!! Amazing thank you!!!
Very tasty food, did take a while to order food but once we did it came at a reasonable speed. Would recommend the food to anyone coming to chester.
Fantastic meal, beautiful setting, fabulous meal! Will return!
Great food, lovely service. Would definitely come again!
Excellent vivid measures in place.
This was my second visit because I enjoyed my first so much. The quality of the food was first class, just like being back in Galicia. The staff were friendly and efficient and the service was prompt. Highly recommended.
Food was really good but we did arrive a few minutes late, we were told that we would have to leave our table by 8pm which we said wasn’t an issue. We then were waiting to order for 20 minutes. The paella arrived which was really good, asked twice how many it was for as usually paella is a minimum of 2 people and we ordered 2, said it was for 2 people. When the bill arrived I queried it as there was only one dish and we were charged twice (priced more expensive than other dishes too) we were told quite sharply that we had what we paid for, which isn’t an issue was just querying, though probably would’ve ordered 1 between us if it was clearer on the menu. Think the attitude of the staff could’ve been a lot better, felt like we were an inconvenience! X
A perfect experience from the food to the service
It was absolutely amazing, the staff were so friendly and the food was out of this world! Honestly Blue Bell is without doubt the best place to have food in Chester bar none! It’s amazing! The staff are amazing !! Hard working people who deserve recognition in this trying time for all of us! They are so friendly and am amazing!!
Excellent meal. Atmosphere unfortunately but of necessity affected by Covid. Otherwise would be 5 stars all the way.
Fantastic meal for my wife’s birthday. Would highly recommend and visit again when in Chester
Staff were absolutely brilliant. Made the night . Thank you
All staff were polite and helpful ,The food was superb served hot and very clear the food was freshly produced. My husband and I attended for a birthday treat for me and I would gladly travel from North Wales to Chester again for the best Tapas experience ever.