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Old Harkers Arms

Chester, Cheshire

Good Pub Guide - Recommended

Good Pub Guide Recommended

Contact Details

Old Harkers Arms, Russell Street, Chester, Cheshire, CH3 5AL

(01244) 344525

www.brunningandprice.co.uk/harkers

Opening Hours

Weekdays: 10.30am-11pm

Saturday: Contact pub for details

Sunday: 10am-11pm Sat,

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Good Pub Guide Recommended

Well run canalside building with a lively atmosphere, fantastic range of drinks and extremely good food

The name of this clever conversion of an early Victorian warehouse is taken from a Mr Harker who once ran a canal-boat chandler's here. And the pub is right by the Shropshire Union Canal; you can watch the boats from the tall windows that run the length of the main bar. The striking industrial interior with its high ceilings is divided into user-friendly spaces by brick pillars. Walls are covered with old prints hung frame-to-frame, mixed dark wood furniture is set out in intimate groups on stripped-wood floors, there's a wall of bookshelves above a leather banquette at one end, and the attractive lamps lend some cosiness; board games. Cheerful staff serve Phoenix Brunning & Price Original and Weetwood Cheshire Cat Blonde Ale with guests such as Castle Rock Harvest Pale, Peerless Oatmeal Stout, Rudgate Ruby Mild, Salopian Oracle and Spitting Feathers Thirst Quencher on handpump, 120 malt whiskies, 15 wines from a well described list, 40 gins and nine farm ciders. Disabled access.

Awards

Good Pub Guide Recommended

Beer Award

Beer Award

Wine Award

Wine Award

Information

Accepts Credit Cards

Accepts Credit Cards

Meals & Snacks

Meals & Snacks

Sandwiches

Sandwiches

Cask Ales

Cask Ales

Waterside

Waterside

Dogs at the bar

Dogs at the bar

Ratings and Reviews

3 / 5 - 126 votes cast


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