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Cooking & Dining

Everything you need to get the most out of your stay

Renowned Local Produce

The rolling countryside is perfect for raising great quality beef, lamb and pork and the salt-rich soil provides the unique characteristics found in the famous Cheshire cheese. Amongst other fruit and vegetables, Cheshire successfully grows acres of delicious asparagus, juicy apples, perfect potatoes, and houses the national collection of quince at Norton Priory.

Chef & Catering Services

Our approved caterers:

Phyl Lomas Cookery
Phyl uses local produce wherever possible and her menus are extensive and creative, offering everything from delicious canapés through to amazing sit-down dinners. Options include drop-off ready-made meals. In addition, Phyl can also offer amazing Aga Cookery Courses, which she will run at Park Avenue.

Cheeky Chilli
0151 236 3469

A unique & truly special private chef experience brought direct to you. Combining a personal chef hire service with restaurant-quality cuisine, Dineindulge is designed to be affordable, accessible & simple to book for anyone.


Great Places to Eat & Drink


Ring O’ Bells
The closest pub to Park Avenue and one of the best. In a nutshell, Ring O’ Bells is a welcoming Cheshire pub combining high class food with the finest wines and beers. Guests get a 10% discount at weekends and 25% during the week (cannot be used with any other promotions).
Village Rd, Christleton, Chester CH3 7AS (5-minute walk)
01244 335422 | www.ringobellschester.co.uk

The Plough Inn
A good range of ales, wines and other refreshments are available. Meals are served daily and a good selection are on offer including vegetarian dishes. A daily specials board adds to the selection, and all meals, wherever possible, are made with locally sourced and seasonal produce.
Plough Lane, Christleton, Chester, CH3 7PT (5-minute walk)
01244 336 096 | www.theploughinncheshire.co.uk

The Grosvenor Arms
A light and charming pub with well-spaced rooms. The garden room fills with sunlight and leads onto an outside terrace with a garden, which in turn leads onto the village green. A great pub for Sunday roasts, quality drinks and even some live music.
Chester Road, Aldford, Chester, Cheshire, CH3 6HJ (10-minute drive)
01244 620 228 | www.brunningandprice.co.uk/grosvenorarms

The Pheasant Inn
Features four real ales recognised for their well-kept quality by CAMRA (Campaign for Real Ales) and is featured in the Good Beer Guide 2007. The Pheasant has been awarded CAMRA’s Pub of the Season, Summer 2007. As well as a fantastic wine list, there is freshly cooked wholesome food on the menu, rewarded for its quality with an AA Rossette, the Michelin Good Pub and Egon Ronay Guides. During winter months you can enjoy cosy meals around open fires, whilst in the summer you can dine al fresco and admire the panoramic views of the Cheshire plains.
Pennsylvania Lane, Higher Burwardsley, Chester CH3 9PF (15-minute drive)
01244 336 096 | www.thepheasantinn.co.uk

The Fishpool Inn
The Fishpool is a cosy, characterful inn dating back to the 18th century. Serving local real ales, fine wines and freshly prepared food using locally sourced and seasonal ingredients, the menu features traditional home comforts and modern British and European dishes.
Fishpool Rd, Northwich CW8 2HP (15-minute drive)
01606 883277 | www.thefishpoolinn.co.uk


Please note that most of the establishments listed above in the Pubs section also provide great food and are considered some of the best places to eat in the area.

Sticky Walnut
Lively, in-demand bistro restaurant with excellent menus of imaginative food, and friendly, knowledgeable staff. Please note: you will need to book in advance.
11 Charles Street, Hoole, Chester, CH2 3AZ (10-minute drive)
01244 400400 | www.stickywalnut.net

Upstairs at the Grill
A split-level Manhattan-style steakhouse and speakeasy bar located in Chester City Centre, with a selection of locally sourced dry-aged beef and an extensive wine and cocktail list.
70 Watergate Street, Chester, CH1 2LA (10-minute drive)
01244 344 883 | www.upstairsatthegrill.co.uk

Twenty2 at Edgar House
Tasting menu, homemade afternoon tea and Sunday lunch and dinner. Housed within the same Georgian building as Edgar House, Twenty2 is a dining experience combining beautiful food and service with beautiful surroundings.
22 City Walls, Chester, Cheshire CH1 1SB (10-minute drive)
01244 347007 | www.edgarhouse.co.uk/edgars-riverside-eating

1539 Restaurant & Bar
Contemporary British dining and kids’ menu, with outside terrace overlooking the racecourse.
9 Nuns Rd, Chester CH1 2LY (10-minute drive)
01244 304611 | www.restaurant1539.co.uk

Upscale chain restaurant with a contemporary interior and a menu of classic Italian specialities.
33 Pepper Row, Chester CH1 1EA (10-minute drive)
01244 312123 | www.individualrestaurants.com/piccolino

Siam Thai and Teppanyaki Restaurant
Airy Asian eatery with Japanese Teppanyaki dining, Thai restaurant and a bar on separate floors.
32 City Rd, Chester CH1 3AE (10-minute drive)
01244 403222 | www.siam-teppanyaki.co.uk

Child-friendly Restaurants

Twirl of Hay
Laid-back family pub/restaurant chain serving classic dishes and international favourites.
Caldy Valley Road, Boughton, Chester CH3 5PR (5-minute drive)
01244 315766 | www.brewersfayre.co.uk/pub-restaurant/Cheshire/Twirl-of-Hay-Great-Boughton

The Ring O’ Bells and The Grosvenor Arms (both listed above) are also great places to eat out with children.


Spicy Chester
Huntington, Chester, CH3 6BT (10-minute drive)
01244 348557 | www.spicychester.com

Hoole Indian
9 Charles Street | HooleChester CH2 3AZ (10-minute drive)
01244 400283 | www.hooleindiandelhistreet.com

61 Bridge St, Chester CH1 1NG (10-minute drive)
01244 311582 | www.takeaway.nandos.co.uk/takeaway/online

Pizza Express
1, the exchange, 1 St John St, Chester CH1 1DA (10-minute drive)
01244 323265 | www.takeaway.pizzaexpress.com

Shopping for Food


All supermarkets listed below can also deliver. Food orders must not arrive before the 4pm check in time

Caldy Valley Rd, Great Boughton, Chester CH3 5QJ (5-minute drive)
01244 350086 | www.sainsburys.co.uk

71 Boughton, Chester CH3 5AF (10-minute drive)
01244 342900 | www.waitrose.com

The Co-operative
25 Faulkner St, Chester CH2 3BD (5-minute drive)
01244 323401 | www.co-operative.coop

All supermarkets are able to deliver food to the property.

Convenience Store

Christleton Stores
Village Rd, Christleton, Chester CH3 7AS (5-minute walk)
01244 335425


Hoptons the Butchers
30 Faulkner St, Hoole, Chester CH2 3BD (10-minute drive)
01244 327580


Bricklands Fish & Game
36 Faulkner St, Hoole, Chester CH2 3BD (10-minute drive)
01244 312222 | www.gourmetbritain.com/food-shops/12961/bricklands-fish-game-chester

Wine Merchant

150 Christleton Road, Boughton, Chester, Cheshire CH3 5TD (5-minute drive)
01244 343244 | www.tanners-wines.co.uk/chester


Mr Fruity
23 Faulkner St, Hoole, Chester CH2 3BD (10-minute drive)
01244 319997


Gerrards Bakery
Faulkner St, Hoole, Chester, LL13 7TU (10-minute drive)
01244 400093 | www.gerrardsbakery.co.uk

Farm Shops & Delicatessens

Deli Vert
10A Faulker Street, Hoole, CH2 3BD (10-minute drive)
01244 340505 | www.deli-vert.co.uk

Hawarden Estate Farm Shop
Chester Rd, Hawarden, Flintshire, Deeside CH5 3FB (15-minute drive)
01244 533442 | www.hawardenestate.co.uk

The Hollies
Tarporley Road, Little Budworth, Tarporley CW6 9ES (20-minute drive)
01829 760 171 | www.theholliesfarmshop.co.uk

Farmers’ Market

Cheshire Farmers’ Market, every third Saturday
Chester Library, Northgate Street, Chester, CH1 2EF (10-minute drive)
01244 956 414 | www.tastecheshire.com/events/taste-cheshire-farmers-market