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The Bluebell Cafe at Barrowmore

Barnhouse Lane, Great Barrow, Chester CH3 7JA, England
+44 1829 742633
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good13%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“fish salad” (4 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Barnhouse Lane, Great Barrow, Chester CH3 7JA, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Last minute decision to go it for lunch and a search online lead us to this little place. We were very pleased and shall be returning and have already recommended to friends and family. Staff were very welcoming and polite, everything was nice and clean....More

1  Thank treeCheshire
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I visited with my two girls and we had a lovely meal. The salad was crisp and fresh, breakfast big and well cooked, fish finger sandwiches full of cod. Very lovely staff too.

1  Thank Alex S
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Ingredients locally sourced, meals freshly made including deserts( the special we chose on the day certainly was) The most delicious food along with a lovely atmosphere, beautiful surroundings and friendly staff. Thank you to leonie and all tje staff for another slendid experience. For a...More

1  Thank Debbie L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went for breakfast - very quiet but booked after reading reviews. Nice area and quiet. Not very clean - but it is in the countryside so expected dead flies etc. Food was fine, good portion sizes. What sets the cafe above others is the fact...More

1  Thank 370travelicious
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped here for lunch when we were on a bike ride and the veggie breakfast was delicious! Will be back for definite

1  Thank nic_skev
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Bluebell cafe is a delight, it was quite hard to find at first. The food is delicious. It is all freshly prepared for you , I cannot recommend this place highly enough.

1  Thank Wendy W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Checked Tripadvisor and found this little place right near the top of the recommended list. It is bright fresh and lovely little find. Most of the staff are volunteers and were warm and welcoming, friendly and very efficient. Its a simple menu but just right...More

1  Thank Just_a_Giraffe
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went for lunch today with a friend who had luckily rang ahead and booked a table. Great atmosphere, every table taken but nice and relaxed. The staff are really friendly and made us feel very welcome and told us all about the history of the...More

1  Thank Sunnydee678
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had read about this cafe on TripAdvisor when I was searching restaurants in Chester. It is approx.7 miles outside of the City, in the grounds of the old Barrowmore Hospital, but well worth the trip. Staff were very friendly and nothing too much trouble...More

1  Thank 400,097
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely food lovely place, visited in the past and its always been a nice place! Will be returning. Thankyou to the staff at blue bell

1  Thank LewisMUFC
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4 June 2017|
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Response from 1970Ali | Reviewed this property |
Hi I don't think the cafe is open on a Sunday! May be worth giving them a call in the week to check. I think because it's run by Volunteers they struggle to get staff maybe on a Sunday!
11 March 2017|
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Response from Mcravenus | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately it's about 6 miles. Worth it though
3 October 2016|
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Response from Charles B | Reviewed this property |
Hello Carol. Sue L has it right - give them a ring. Always the best idea. Charles.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$9
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Open Hours
09:30 - 15:00
09:30 - 15:00
09:30 - 15:00
09:30 - 15:00
09:30 - 15:00
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
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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