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The Bird in Hand

) #170 of 391 Restaurants in Chester ££ - £££ , British,
Bird in Hand Church Lane | Guilden Sutton, Chester CH3 7EW, England
+44 1244 301379
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“pie” (5 reviews)
“mash” (2 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Bird in Hand Church Lane | Guilden Sutton, Chester CH3 7EW, England
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Reviews (62)
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21 - 30 of 62 reviews

Reviewed 17 August 2015

This is our "local". In fact we are not that local but we will make the 40 minute walk to this pub because we love it. Great food, great ale and a warm welcome.

Thank davesnelson
Reviewed 16 August 2015 via mobile

We have just visited here for the very first time and I must say we will definitely be coming back. We had not reserved a table but the man who greeted us had no issue of letting us stay and letting us sit at a...More

Reviewed 22 July 2015

Have not been here for years and was really pleasantly surprised. Nice décor, good beer and excellent food. Prices were very reasonable too. All food looked homemade and tasted really nice. Staff were attentive and professional.

Thank Lynne A
Reviewed 8 July 2015

Visited on a Sunday afternoon for late lunch. It's a popular place and because it's 'cozy' it can get noise. Very attentive staff. Good menu. Real ale. Typical small pub environment.

Thank Dr David D
Reviewed 28 June 2015 via mobile

We happened upon this pub as its hidden away in guilden Sutton. Nice friendly welcome by the landlord although most tables where reserved we got a table for two which we ate our good tasty food at. I have to say my sausage and mash...More

Thank Paultheboat
Reviewed 16 June 2015

Lovely friendly community pub, ideal for families and couples. Staff are welcoming and attentive. The food is great. Good selection of pies on Tuesdays - pie and pint night.

Thank RamblerCaroline
Reviewed 12 June 2015 via mobile

Lovely pub and delicious food. Very friendly, smiley staff who were very helpful. Would highly recommend and we will certainly go back.

Thank Sarah C
Reviewed 31 May 2015 via mobile

The bird in the hand is a nice pu in a nice setting with a great beer garden and a great selection of draught beer and real ales. The staff member was friendly and helpful and the service was good. We decided to have lunch...More

Thank g0lfer8
Reviewed 25 April 2015 via mobile

I've lived in Chester for 22 years and have spent 20 of those moaning about the rubbish local Beer. Not any more. The bitter in the Bird is the best kept pint I've ever had since I moved South. A minimum of three choices, sometimes...More

Thank Cybersloth
Reviewed 25 March 2015 via mobile

Lovely evening and great service at the Bird in Hand. Special night out with the wife. Lovely food and great service at a reasonable price

Thank matt_tee1970
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David L
Are you open for business , as i'm getting still closed for refurbishment
17 May 2016|
Response from Will-TheBirdInHand1 | Property representative |
Hi there, I can only apologise for the time it has taken to reply, I the new licensee have just recovered the TripAdvisor account. We have finished our refurbishment and we are pleased to announce we are back open for... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Television
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 16:30
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bird in Hand Church Lane | Guilden Sutton, Chester CH3 7EW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Chester
  • Phone Number: +44 1244 301379
  • E-mail
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