Joseph Benjamin

134-138 Northgate Street, Chester, United Kingdom, CH1 HT
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Tuesday - Wednesday 9am-5pm (kitchen 12pm-3pm)
Thursday - Saturday 9am - midnight (kitchen 12pm - 2:30pm / 5:30pm - 9:30pm)
Sunday 10am - 5pm (kitchen 12pm - 4pm)

Facilities
  • Disabled Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Outside Seating Area
  • Families and Children Welcome

About Joseph Benjamin

Joseph Benjamin is a popular, award-winning Chester restaurant located next to the historic city walls.

The restaurant has been awarded a Michelin Guide ‘Bib Gourmand’ each year since 2012.

Cuisine: European
Dress Code: Casual
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Visited On Saturday, 17 August 2019

Great, friendly service - attentive but not intrusive, tasty food, love seeing Nyetimber on the menu. Special ‘happy anniversary’ plate when we ordered desert. No problem pushing our table back for us when our train made us late.

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Visited On Saturday, 17 August 2019

The menu has maybe now veered too far towards Spain The desserts felt a bit two similar - two featured a fruitcake variant and two a chocolate cookie or brownie Given it is August something with raspberries or peaches would have been better However overall the food is a very high standard fairly priced and the restaurant was buzzing

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Visited On Saturday, 17 August 2019

Dessert menu not very inspiring, needs some more indulgent choices...

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Visited On Friday, 16 August 2019

Brilliant food and amazing service, second visit and it was just as good as the first

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Visited On Friday, 16 August 2019

Love this place. Recommend.

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Visited On Thursday, 15 August 2019

Quality of the food fantastic also the service I cannot fault anything and highly reco6

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Visited On Saturday, 10 August 2019

We had a fantastic time and the food was delicious thank you

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Visited On Saturday, 10 August 2019

Absolutely gorgeous food. The service was also fab, everybody was so polite and lovely! Thanks so much for a brill evening :)

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Visited On Saturday, 03 August 2019

Great front of house, relaxed, informative, friendly. Food was fantastic. Good wine list, like that you do 500ml carafes. Best meal so far this year. Now a must visit when we are in Chester.

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Visited On Thursday, 01 August 2019

Very nice staff

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Visited On Saturday, 03 August 2019

We came for lunch and we thoroughly enjoyed the meal and atmosphere. All staff were amazing and very attentive and helpful. We will be back again and just how we've remembered previous visits to the restaurant. Exceptional food. Thank you so much.

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Visited On Friday, 02 August 2019

We had a wonderful lunch, the food and drink was excellent and good value . The staff were extremely helpful and friendly. It’s been quite a while since I was last at JB , I won’t be waiting as long for a return trip now and look forward to another great eating experience soon.

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Visited On Tuesday, 30 July 2019

The best in Chester

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Visited On Sunday, 28 July 2019

a lovely place to meet up and enjoy the very best selection of chefs chosen delights all served with a professional yet unpretentious manner. The brownie and nougat ice cream desert was exceptionally good.

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Visited On Saturday, 27 July 2019

We've eaten at JBs on several occasions. This time we took some friends. As usual, superb food and service. Our friends were very impressed.

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Visited On Friday, 26 July 2019

Superb lunch, food & service incredible. It was my friend's birthday & you went the extra mile giving her a happy birthday plate of beautiful chocolate treats. It was so special & thoughtful. Thank you xx

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Visited On Sunday, 21 July 2019

As always, friendly and efficient service with delicious food and great wine choice.

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Visited On Friday, 19 July 2019

Another great dining experience.

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Visited On Friday, 19 July 2019

Very nice evening.

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Visited On Sunday, 14 July 2019

Perfect!! Thank you!

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Visited On Sunday, 14 July 2019

It may sound boring to be giving the same review every time but, once again, I can only commend JBs for the exceptionally high quality of food and service. They never let me (or my family) down.

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Visited On Thursday, 11 July 2019

Food was excellent but I wouldn't normally spend £53 on two course lunch with drinks.

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Visited On Saturday, 06 July 2019

Excellent

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Visited On Saturday, 06 July 2019

Great food

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Visited On Saturday, 06 July 2019

Excellent dishes - enjoyed everything. Super friendly service. Thanks.

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