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Edgar's Riverside Eating

22 City Walls, Chester CH1 1SB, England
+44 1244 347007
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good19%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
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“sandwiches” (15 reviews)
“cake” (13 reviews)
“pork pie” (3 reviews)
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British, Contemporary
22 City Walls, Chester CH1 1SB, England
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11 - 20 of 183 reviews

Reviewed 6 December 2016

We really enjoyed our afternoon tea. The savoury option was absolutely delicious with pork pie, fish and chips with even mushy peas. Gorgeous. The service was very attentive too.

Thank hawksnest
Reviewed 13 November 2016

We went to this hotel today to sit outside for afternoon coffee. We only ordered 4 drinks, It took 15 minutes for anyone to take an order, 20 mins for the drinks to arrive and after waiting 20 minutes for the requested bill, we went...More

2  Thank joeksl
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Very poor and lacking atmosphere will not return in the future. Staff seemed unorganised. Food was nothing to write home about and for the price would of wanted more.

Thank doowllej
Reviewed 23 October 2016

I'll start with the plus points. I had the beetroot and goat cheese starter which I enjoyed. For dessert I had the lemon tart which was very nice too. The mains however was very average - I had the braised beef with the herb crust....More

Thank theFINandFEATHER
Reviewed 10 October 2016

I met with friends at Edgar House's restaurant 'Twenty 2',for a very relaxing lunch on Saturday (8th October). I had never visited this restaurant before but one of my friends had been there for afternoon tea in the past. We ate in the intimate restaurant...More

Thank Kaz02661
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Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Firstly, may I say what a lovely setting you have. The hotel is beautiful and the interior decoration is amazing. We booked for afternoon tea for a friends' baby shower. Having called earlier in the week to amend our reservation time we arrived at 2pm...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 28 September 2016

Five of us attended for lunch. £25 was required to book a table! Chester is not the West End! Four of us had Lamb as main course, it was not the best cut and could have been leaner. Portion control has been carried out to...More

2  Thank Welshman79
Reviewed 14 September 2016

We had a pleasant afternoon tea sitting outside in the garden at Edgar House. At £19 (£2 of which goes to a local hospice) the price was about what you would expect to pay for an average afternoon tea. We were however a little disappointed...More

1  Thank Anne W
Reviewed 3 September 2016

I took my mum and daughter for afternoon tea as a special treat. Reviews in national newspapers have said it is a fabulous place and worthy of consideration instead of Chester Grosvenor. I live nearby but have never been. I was disappointed. The tea came...More

1  Thank Ann G
Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

This is the second time I have been here and, unfortunately, this experience was the exact opposite of my first. The location is great and the food is very good, but today the service was terrible. We sat down, outside, at 12.30. It took 15...More

1  Thank DominicMurphy
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Jean W
28 February 2017|
Response from Michael S | Property representative |
Hello Jean Currently the price of both our 'Proper' Afternoon Tea and our Savoury Afternoon Tea is £19.75 per person (and £2 for each AT sold goes to Clatterbridge Charity) Please call us on 01244 347 007 for availability... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$16
British, Contemporary
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, View, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 17:00
12:00 - 17:00
12:00 - 17:00
12:00 - 17:00
12:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22 City Walls, Chester CH1 1SB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Chester
  • Phone Number: +44 1244 347007
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Edgar's Riverside Eating, the most peaceful and relaxing garden environment for light meals, delicious hand-made sandwiches, sweet treats, Afternoon Teas and even for a glass or two of fizz by the river
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