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Love St
Chester
CH1 1QY

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WE’LL BEER BACK!

THANK YOU once again for all of your support over the past few months since we reopened. It’s been quite a rollercoaster but seeing so many familiar faces enjoying our freshly brewed beers and great food recently has been fantastic

​​As you will most likely be aware we will now close our doors temporarily ​​until this next set of restrictions ease…

​​We can’t wait to open once again and welcome you all back for some festive cheer this side of Christmas!

In the meantime we will continue to accept bookings for when we reopen and we also have
5L mini kegs available to be delivered direct to your door via our webshop.

​Stay safe & we look forward to welcoming you back soon!​​​ 🙂

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25% Off Food this September!

It’s been great seeing so many of you enjoying the Chancellor’s Eat Out to Help Out scheme that we thought we’d continue with a special Brewhouse & Kitchen Dine Out promotion during September!

Enjoy 25% off food every Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday during September – but this time, there’s no cap of £10, it’s a straight 25% OFF!​​

Join us for Brunch, Lunch, or Dinner ​​- you can dine as many times as you like 🙂

No voucher required​​ – please collect your discount code on arrival

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Brewery Experience Day

Ever wanted to brew your own beer? Then join our Brewer on a Brewery Experience Day for £85! The day starts at 10am with a bacon roll before you start the brewing process. Of course, there will be lots of beer to try throughout the day and you’ll also get to enjoy a tasty lunch with us before taking your very own mini keg home with you at the end of the day! These days make great gifts so pop onto our website to book or purchase a gift card!

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Gin Tasting Masterclass from £25pp!

Delve into the wonderful world of gin! Under the guidance of our Gin Expert, you’ll discover the origins & history of gin, including an insight into the distilling process. You’ll get to taste 5 different (delicious!) gins, whilst you are guided through the tasting notes, botanicals and subtleties of gin. All this is complimented by some tasty nibbles & a great range of tonics with an option to add a meal from our Academy Menu. Finish off by choosing your favourite gin and enjoying a large, perfectly served G&T -let the fun be-GIN!

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Beer Masterclass

Want to learn more about beer? Try one of our Beer Masterclasses and enjoy 2 hours with our Beer Expert sampling 8 different beers from around the world for £25! For an extra £10, you can tuck into a delicious B&K burger from our Masterclass menu! Book or buy a gift card online and be ready to become a beer expert!

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Brewery Experience Day

Ever wanted to brew your own beer? Then join our Brewer on a Brewery Experience Day for £85! The day starts at 10am with a bacon roll before you start the brewing process. Of course, there will be lots of beer to try throughout the day and you’ll also get to enjoy a tasty lunch with us before taking your very own mini keg home with you at the end of the day! These days make great gifts so pop onto our website to book or purchase a gift card!

BOOK NOW
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Gin Tasting Masterclass from £25pp!

Delve into the wonderful world of gin! Under the guidance of our Gin Expert, you’ll discover the origins & history of gin, including an insight into the distilling process. You’ll get to taste 5 different (delicious!) gins, whilst you are guided through the tasting notes, botanicals and subtleties of gin. All this is complimented by some tasty nibbles & a great range of tonics with an option to add a meal from our Academy Menu. Finish off by choosing your favourite gin and enjoying a large, perfectly served G&T -let the fun be-GIN!

 

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Gin Tasting Masterclass from £25pp!

Delve into the wonderful world of gin! Under the guidance of our Gin Expert, you’ll discover the origins & history of gin, including an insight into the distilling process. You’ll get to taste 5 different (delicious!) gins, whilst you are guided through the tasting notes, botanicals and subtleties of gin. All this is complimented by some tasty nibbles & a great range of tonics with an option to add a meal from our Academy Menu. Finish off by choosing your favourite gin and enjoying a large, perfectly served G&T -let the fun be-GIN!

BOOK NOW
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Beer Masterclass

Want to learn more about beer? Try one of our Beer Masterclasses and enjoy 2 hours with our Beer Expert sampling 8 different beers from around the world for £25! For an extra £10, you can tuck into a delicious B&K burger from our Masterclass menu! Book or buy a gift card online and be ready to become a beer expert!

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Microbrewery

Brewhouse and Kitchen brews. Brewed right here on-site in our microbrewery!
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Arthur's 9th

Arthur's 9th

5.0%
Stouts & Porters - Smoked Stout

Dark, Coffee, Smoky – Dark and satisfying, a full-bodied ale with the roasted flavour and coffee notes of a traditional Stout, with a pleasant smoky enhancement of flavour and aroma from the smoked malts This dark and smoky stout is the perfect tribute to Arthurian legend of how the Knights of the Round Table bravely fought on Chester soil at the ‘city of the legions’ 9th battle on their quest for good versus evil, light against darkness and their never-ending struggle between right and wrong

Caracalla

Caracalla

5.4%
Stouts & Porters - Oatmeal Stout (Keg)

Black, Smooth, Chocolate – A black, smooth and rich stout with hints of chocolate and coffee Roman rule had an enormous impact on Britain and in particular Chester, a visit from Caracalla (the only Emperor to visit the city) established it as one of the finest strategic outposts of the Roman Empire. And you don’t have to look too far to find their legacy has benefitted English beer making – with early roman central heating systems used as a blueprint for the first kilns to make malt.

Deva Victrix

Deva Victrix

5.5%
Traditional IPA – Available on Cask & Keg

Pale, Bitter, Hoppy – Large amounts of hops deliver an intense piney and citrusy aroma and flavour in a bitter, easy drinking Pale Ale. Although brewing in Britain was already established when the Romans arrived in 54BC, by the time they built the Roman Fort ‘Deva Victrix’ in 79AD, on what is now considered ‘Chester’, Roman soldiers had helped to develop brewing and were sustaining themselves on English ale. Since this was before the introduction of hops, we wanted to brew a beer that really showcased the hop presence, celebrating beer in the 21st century.

Double Bond

Double Bond

5.5%
Belgian Style Ale – Saison (Keg)

We have chosen to brew a complex, yet interesting Belgian Blonde, with just the right amount of sweetness, as our tribute to Chester’s famous acting sons Daniel Craig and Timothy Dalton, who have both had the pleasure of attaining the holy grail in action movie acting, by playing the role of debonair, British Secret Service agent ‘James Bond’, also renowned for his appreciation of a beautiful blonde [beer].

Forest House

Forest House

3.6%
Session Bitter - English Style Ale (Cask)

Traditional, Caramel, Bitter – An easy drinking, traditional session bitter, brewed with lots of crystal malt for caramel flavour and extra body and balanced with the finest British hops Forest House Ale – In tribute to the history of this wonderful building, built in 1759 and at the time noted as ‘possibly the finest Georgian house in Chester’ we have named our traditional, caramel, house bitter in its honour – which we hope you will think is possibly the finest house ale in Chester.

Golden Boy

Golden Boy

4.0%
American Style Ale – Blonde Ale

Golden, Hoppy, Citrusy – A pale coloured ale, packed with American hops for a dry, bitter finish, with a citrus aroma. There is just not enough room to list all the scoring achievements of Chester born striker, Michael Owen.  Named in the FIFA 100 list of the world’s greatest living football players by Pele back in 2004.  Owen was also named ‘Golden Boy’ after his goal during the England V Argentina match of the 1998 World Cup Finals – so grab a pint of our popular, easy-drinking Blonde ale and toast his legacy to both club and national football!

Hand of Orville

Hand of Orville

5.0%
American Style Ale – Amber Ale (Keg)

Ruby, Caramel, Hoppy – A hoppy amber ale with a biscuity, caramel malt flavour and citrusy aroma If you asked anyone of a certain age to name a famous puppet, Orville would most probably be the response. A green duck, dressed in a nappy with a giant safety pin, who graced the TV screens during the 1980s, assisted greatly in bringing Chester-born ventriloquist Keith Harris to fame and riches. At the peak of their popularity not only did they host an award winning show but even managed to reach number 4 in the UK singles chart, selling over 400,00 copies of ‘Orville’s song’

MadHouse

MadHouse

4.9%
Wheat Beer - Witbier

Cloudy, Orange, Coriander – A Belgian classic wheat beer brewed with unmalted wheat and spiced with coriander & bitter orange peel This unmalted Belgian wheat beer, packed full of character is the perfect tribute to Chester’s musician, actor and all round funny man Russ Abbot, who entertained millions during the early 1980s with his TV series ‘Russ Abbot’s Madhouse’ winning the ‘Funniest Man on Television’ award no less than 5 times!

Presiding Judge

Presiding Judge

4.7%
American Style Ale – Red Rye Ale

Ruby, Rich, Spicy – Ruby red ale showcasing the unique spicy flavour and rich, velvety mouth feel of rye malt Sir John Port, born in Chester in 1472, and first son of the city’s mayor, certainly made his mark at The King’s Court during the reign of Henry VIII, being the presiding judge at the trials of John Fisher, Thomas Moore and Anne Boleyn…….

Sunset Curfew

Sunset Curfew

4.5%
IPA - Tropical IPA

Since 1965 over 2,000 laws have been repealed, but there still remain a number of strange laws in place today… Dying is illegal in the Houses of Parliament and the beating of carpets or rugs is also illegal although mats are allowed – but only after 8am? In Chester it is legal to shoot a Welsh person with a crossbow, as long as it’s within the city walls and done after midnight but before sunrise. We suggest you ignore all 3 ridiculous laws and instead enjoy a pint of our hoppy IPA!

Triassic Ridge

Triassic Ridge

4.9%
Lager – Cask Pils

Clean, Pale, Refreshing – A Lager, Ale Hybrid originating in Cologne, Germany. Brewed with Pilsner Malt and German Hops for a clean, light and refreshing pale beer served in the British tradition, from the cask We know Chester is steeped in history but did you know that it has been dated back to the Triassic period of about 250 million years ago, where dinosaurs roamed over the land we now know as the Cheshire Sandstone Ridge, and when no polar ice cap existed. We just thought this was a great name for a beer!

Twisted Chimney

Twisted Chimney

6.0%
IPAs - Black IPA (Keg)

Celebrate the amazing architecture, such as the black and white half-timbered buildings and Eastgate clock, that exists in modern-day Chester, which can be attributed to the Cheshire-born, Victorian architect John Douglas. Funded by the wealthy Duke of Westminster, Douglas whose influences came from his travels to France, Germany and Holland, bestowed on Chester an eclectic mix of architectural style including his signature ‘twisted chimneys’.

Delaware Pale

Delaware Pale

4.8%
American Pale Ale (Keg)

Enjoy a pint of this simple Pale Ale with truck loads of piney, grapefruity American hops and raise a refreshing glass to our American cousins – you could almost believe you were in a brewpub in Chester, but in Delaware USA!

Project Cask -  Heritage

Project Cask - Heritage

4.5%
Heritage Ale

Everyone knows the world’s most hand-crafted beer is cask ale and in order to brew great cask ale, it takes a lot of fussing over; will react badly to being brewed on a large scale so epitomises artisan, small-batch beer; is very temperamental about where it lives -like a very discerning house guest it likes comfort and just the right temperature, which is why it is just so hard to make! But when you are served a freshly poured, well-handled cask ale, with its character flavour which our brewer has teased out of their favourite yeast, it’s a marvel! Project Cask has been created to allow the flair and expertise of our brewers to shine through. Changing each season, you will have the opportunity to taste amazing cask ales, from amazing ambers, to aged-old resurrected recipes, to the fruitiest pale ales or iconic porters, and it’s a great opportunity to invite guests to join you on your inaugral brew day!

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Experiences

Brewery Experience Day

Price - £85pp

Beer Masterclass

Price from £25pp

Gin Tasting Masterclass

Price from £25pp

Beer & Food Matching

Price - £35pp

Brewery Experience Day

Spend the day brewing a beer with one of our award-winning brewers!

Get hands on and get involved! Our microbrewery sits right in the heart of our beautiful brewpub, you will be treated to breakfast, lunch and a lot of beers throughout the day. As your day comes to a close you will also get to choose a 5 Litre mini keg of beer to take away with you.

This experience is perfect to enjoy on your own (with our brewer of course) or as part of a group!

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Beer Masterclass

A tutored tasting covering 8 different beers hosted by our beer specialist and the option to add a meal

Open your mind to the world of beer! Over the course of approx. 2 hours guests will enjoy some nibbles and learn how to appreciate the differences between a number of premium craft beers (including products we brew exclusively on our on-site microbrewery). Finish with your choice of Academy Meal for the perfect experience!

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Gin Tasting Masterclass

A tutored tasting of a variety of craft gins and nibbles, hosted by a gin expert and the option to add a delicious meal from our Academy Menu.

Delve into the wonderful world of gin! Guests will be guided on a sensory journey across 5 different premium/craft gins. Learn the secrets behind the recipes/botanicals and get hands on with the chance to experiment with different tonics and garnishes. All topped off with delicious nibbles, a double G&T of your choice and the option to finish with your choice of Academy Meal for the perfect experience!
Includes a souvenir certificate signed by our resident gin specialist and nibbles 🙂

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Beer & Food Matching

Enjoy a range of dishes & sharing dessert, each expertly matched to a craft beer!

Guests are greeted with a 1/3 pint of our cask ale (brewed on site) before choosing 3 small plates from our menu -each small plate comes served with a 1/3 pint of beer chosen specifically to complement each dish. The meal is then topped off with a cask ale chocolate fondue to share, matched with a 1/3 of our chocolatey stout!

For groups of 2+

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Functions

Get the party poppers out, its time to celebrate!

Situated on Love Street just minutes from the centre and with a damn tasty function menu, Brewhouse & Kitchen is on it when it comes to functions!

 Get in touch so we can start planning!

Can’t find what you’re after or celebrating with more than 80 people? Don’t worry! We can create a personalised plan just for you!

Functions

Smaller Bookable Areas

The Log Store

Seated: 12 / Standing: 20

The Dining Room

Seated: 30

The Parlour

Seated: 34 / Standing: 40

The Academy Room

Seated: 20

The Speakeasy

Seated: 13 / Standing: 20

The Cellar Bar

Seated: 26 - 66 / Standing: 30- 80

The Log Store

If you want some décor drama with a retro edge, then The Log Store is the place you want to be! With an awesome dome ceiling and a wall made of logs (yes logs) this area sits up to 12! If you’re planning on throwing a bigger bash, then this room can be extended to stand 20

Special Features: dome ceiling

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The Dining Room

The Dining Room area has a selection of tables ranging from intimate 2s and 4s to a larger celebration of 30! You’ll never be thirsty as this room opens into the main bar area – a pint will only ever be a stride away!

Special Features: open into the main bar area

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The Parlour

The Parlour is the stage of the pub! Situated up a small flight of steps, you can seat your audience of 18 or stand a grander 30 and let the warming fire and TV provide you with an ideal spot to entertain!

Special Features: Fireplace, TV

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The Academy Room

If you’re looking for a more private and intimate setting then The Academy Room is what you’re looking for! Order some dishes for everyone to share – we have a wide range of exciting combinations.

This area sits up to 20 with a widescreen TV available for presentation use or to show off your latest homemade film.

Special Features: TV

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The Speakeasy

The Speakeasy offers some of the best seats in the house – perfect for a sit down, dining style birthday or a corporate meeting including presentation facilities, you can be sure The Speakeasy Room is ready for any event!

Special Features: may be combined with The Academy Room and The Cellar Bar to extend capacity to 66 seated and 80 standing guests and include a private bar and a TV

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The Cellar Bar

The Cellar Bar is one of the coolest areas of the pub! With a curved brick ceiling and cosy tables, this room seats 26 and stands 30. If you’re thinking 30 is just not enough space for your party then don’t you worry, this area can be extended to include the awesome Academy Room to seat 46/stand 60, or if your party is 60+ guests and you really want your very own  Private Bar, extend it further to include the cosy Speakeasy to hold 66 seated or 80 standing!

Celebrating with more than 80 people? No worries, the more the merrier! Just enquire and we will see what we can do!

Special Features: may be combined with The Academy Room to extend capacity to 46 seated and 60 standing guests OR extends further still to include Speakeasy and Academy Room to seat 66/stand 80.  If you’ve extended, then this is where the magic happens – not only will you have access to a TV, but you’ll also have access to our 50+ beers in a private bar – cheers!

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