Whether you are looking to take a morning drive through Cheshire or if you are on weekend away and looking for a bite to eat, a good breakfast is always on the menu. Below, we have compiled our new Cabbies Guide to a brilliant breakfast in Chester.
If you come across a brilliant breakfast in Chester that we have not mentioned, let us know and we’ll happily try it out and add it.
Best Breakfasts in Chester
The Market Place Cafe
Are you in the mood for an all day breakfast cafe? Who isn’t? The Market Place Cafe offers a good variety of tea, coffee, and breakfast options. They are deeply entrenched in the community, and offer deals to Chester University students on a regular basis. Open 9:00 AM to 16:30 PM, there is a good time for everyone to drop in and get a bite of wedges and cheese or a plate of sausage and mash smothered in homemade gravy. (Don’t forget to ask for the full English if you’re really hankering for a good meal!)
Address: 20/21, Chester Market Hall, 6 Princess St, Chester, CH1 2BB
Tel: 07817 976111
Zuger’s Tea Room is an enviable cafe full of from-scratch meals based on Swiss-born Doris Zuger’s personal recipes. Doris herself began cooking at a hotel is Wallasey in the 1960s, and her children and grandchildren have carried on her legacy all the way to Chester. Both the Chester and Bromborough locations operate as first-come-first-served, meaning there are no call-ahead reservations.
Address: St. John Street, Chester, CH1 1DA
Tel: 01244 348 041
Hanky Panky Pancakes
Establish in 2011 by a family with an earnest love of all things “pancake”, Hanky Panky Pancakes offers a variety of sweet, savory, and tipsy pancakes. Whether you want just one fluffy treat or a stack, Hanky Panky Pancakes has you covered. In addition to their homemade recipes, Hanky Panky Pancakes offers a great deal of customization so that every pancake lover can get exactly what they want. So whether you want a basic short stack with butter and jam or covered in eggs and bacon, stop on by and sate your cravings!
Address: 20 Commonhall Street, Chester, CH1 2BJ
Tel: 01244 319225
Mad Hatters Tearoom
Located in the historical Rectory in Chester, Mad Hatters Tearoom opened its doors in 2011 by owners Ann and Kerri. With a strong love of all things baked and a belief in quality ingredients, Mad Hatters Tearoom offers a wide array of treats, drinks, and, of course, tea! The tearoom offers breakfast, elevensies, lunch, and Afternoon Tea, which is their personal specialty. If you have a large party, they do take reservations and can accommodate large groups and private functions.
Address: 49 Bridge Street Row East, Chester, CH1 1NW
Tel: 01244 323444
Marmalade is a fully licensed cafe that offers breakfast and lunch options, as well as a good brew of coffee. Food and drink can be ordered “to go”, or you can sit and just enjoy the scene. To add to their atmosphere, all of Marmalade’s produce and meat comes from local Chester suppliers, so there’s no guesswork in where your food is coming from! Whether you’re in the mood for a chai latte, a creamy chocolate milk shake, or a glass of Jameson’s on the rocks, you’ve found the perfect place.
Address: 67 Northgate Street, Chester, CH1 2HQ
Tel: 01244 314565
Nestled in the heart of Chester along the banks of Dee River, Hickory’s Smokehouse offers a wide variety of breakfast and lunch options for the whole family. Perhaps most unique of all for Chester, this restaurant specialized in Southern Cooking from the United States. Step inside and be welcomed by an energetic staff whose primary goal is to make sure you feel like you are a guest, not a customer. From Texas to Mississippi, Hickory’s has a massive menu of options to sate that west-of-the-Atlantic appetite.
Address: Souters Lane, Chester, CH1 1SD
Tel: 01244 404000
If you are in the mood for a more refined night out, then check out Joseph Benjamin. With a delectably diverse menu and excellent service, Joseph Benjamin is a restaurant made for relaxation and the pure enjoyment of good food and drink. Their food menu may be a little difficult to pronounce for those unaccustomed to such dishes, but rest assured that each dish is made with the customer in mind and inspired by the seasons and the sheer, simple beauty of the art of cooking. Joseph Benjamin was founded by brothers Joe and Ben Wright, who had a dream of creating unique and creative cuisine to set before their customers with a smile.
Address: 140 Northgate Street, Chester, CH1 2HT
Tel: 01244 344 295
Artichoke: it’s a cafe, it’s a bar, it’s a bistro. This tagline, while seemingly broad in scope, actually describes Artichoke quite well. This is a cozy, more intimate locale where you can stop in for breakfast, lunch, or dinner and order a bowl of Scotsman’s porridge with cinnamon, or a Lamb Henry with Marmite potatoes. They also offer many local ales, lagers, beers, wines, and an assortment of cocktails. Artichoke makes a point of supporting local suppliers, breweries, and businesses, and for that reason alone a quick stop (or perhaps a delayed stay?) is definitely worth your time.
Steam Mill St
Chester, CH3 5AN
If you are in the mood for a more “Francaise” flair to your meal, then check out Cote Brasserie where every detail is meticulously planned out to create gorgeous croissants and succulent croque monsieur. They offer a gluten-free menu for those individuals who are sensitive, and can accommodate any taste bud and any dietary choice. The restaurant also maintains a blog that offers even more information about their menu, personal story, restaurant events, and overall inspirational articles on a variety of subjects.
Address: 36 Bridge St, Chester, CH1
Tel: 1244 567232
The Cafe at the Walls
Securely tucked in the shadows of Chester’s city wall, this cozy, home-cooking cafe is perfect for a quiet breakfast with good food and coffee. The Cafe at the Wall is the epitome of a small-town-feel cafe nestled in a larger cityscape. Their tagline reads: “We might be tiny but our food is mighty,” and they certainly live up to the expectation. Make sure that you don’t miss this hidden gem as you make your way through Chester!
Address: 13 Bridge Place, Lower Bridge Street, Chester, CH1
Tel: 01244 637721
How about an authentic Italian breakfast? Carluccio’s offers a mix of sit-down dining and a full deli counter. You can order the signature Carluccio’s Breakfast (complete with eggs, grilled pancetta, sausage, mushrooms, tomatoes, and toasted bread), or take it a step further and order Carluccio’s Breakfast Magnifica, which adds on a cup of delicious Italian coffee and fresh fruit juice. If you’re in a bit of a hurry, then swing by the deli and pick up a fresh loaf of bread and some fig jam to take with you on the go. Either way, you will not regret the experience.
Address: 38 Bridge St, Chester, CH1 1NQ
Tel: 01244 401938
Who does not loved grilled cheese sandwich, and yup that’s what this place does, amazing grilled cheese sandwiches.
Address: 14 Queen’s Park View, Chester CH4 7BU
Tel: 01244 659528
Taxis in Chester
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