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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” (25 reviews)
“fish salad” (6 reviews)
“bakewell tart” (6 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
RR - RRR
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LOCATION
Barnhouse Lane, Great Barrow, Chester CH3 7JA, England
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1 - 10 of 455 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It’s always a pleasure to eat here. The homemade food is delicious and the staff are fantastic. The menu is varied and it’s extremely reasonably priced. The eggs benedict are amazing but to be honest we’ve always been impressed with whatever we’ve chosen. Thank you...More

1  Thank Emma T
Reviewed 4 weeks 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 4 weeks 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 5 weeks 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 KwanB
Reviewed 2 October 2018

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 29 September 2018 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 10 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

4  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
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404joshh
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
6 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, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
09:30 - 15:00
Tuesday
09:30 - 15:00
Wednesday
09:30 - 15:00
Thursday
09:30 - 15:00
Friday
09:30 - 15:00
Saturday
10:00 - 15:00
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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