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Celebrating One Year of Our Award Winning Restaurant, Arkle

Friday, 03 March 2023
Fine Dining in Chester
This month marks one year of Arkle at The Chester Grosvenor!

An award winning restaurant, offering refined dining in Chester, Arkle has a relaxed yet luxurious atmosphere — perfect for romantic date nights and celebrations! 

Read on to discover more:

Award Winning Restaurant: About Arkle
Arkle is the flagship restaurant of  five red star hotel, The Chester Grosvenor. Being part of such an establishment, the award winning restaurant  delivers a high level of service and quality. 

Within its first year, Arkle has been awarded 3 AA Rosettes and received an AA Notable Wine Award, adding to its credentials as a luxury, refined dining restaurant.

The kitchen team uses fresh seasonal ingredients to create a variety of exquisite dishes, while the front of house team executes exceptional service, to enhance the guests’ visit.

Dining at Arkle
Prior to its transformation, the restaurant (in its previous incarnation, “Simon Radley at The Chester Grosvenor”), had a reputation for delivering food of the highest standard. 

While this remains the case, the restaurant itself is a little more relaxed, and the furnishings more inviting, creating a comfortable yet sophisticated atmosphere, and offering first-class dining in the heart of Chester.

The Guest Experience at the Award Winning Restaurant
Guests can expect to experience expertly designed menus, created using the freshest of seasonal  ingredients, which can be complemented by carefully selected wines. 

The knowledgeable team — who genuinely enjoy what they do and are passionate about food and drink — offer a warm and friendly welcome.

Thanks to this, Arkle receives consistently excellent feedback both verbally, through emails and on sites such as TripAdvisor. Why not book a table and see for yourself?

The Future of Arkle
Now that Arkle has been open for a year, there’s scope to review what’s working well, and how it can be improved upon in the future. 

One idea, that is hoping to be set in motion soon, is opening regularly for Saturday lunches (so, watch this space!). 

There’s also a series of paired wine evenings coming up throughout the year. The first is with Gusbourne wines; take a look at the website for more details. 

With an intimate and comfortable atmosphere, Arkle is perfect for a romantic evening or a special celebration. Seating up to 40 people, the restaurant is also available for exclusive hire for special occasions; please call 01244 324024 to enquire.

Arkle’s First Anniversary Meal
Come along and celebrate Arkle's first anniversary with an exclusive three-course lunch, including a glass of chilled Gusbourne English sparkling wine, for just £65 per person. 

Taking place on Saturday 4th March, 12:30pm, advance booking is required; please contact a member of the team to secure your spot.

Alternatively, why not read our previous blog to discover our Mother’s Day offers?