The Refectory Café, set in our 13th century monk’s dining hall is definitely not to be missed, whether visiting the cathedral or simply doing a spot of shopping in Chester. A relaxing eatery in unique surroundings, the Refectory Café is the perfect pit-stop for morning coffee, afternoon tea, a light lunch or a business meeting.
Each day, delicious sandwiches, cakes and pastries are made fresh, right here in our kitchen. Sample our extensive lunchtime menu, treat yourself to one of our delicious cakes and take advantage of our free Wi-Fi.
Our Refectory includes a 17th century tapestry on the west wall, Heraldic paintings representing the Earls of Chester and the Creation Window depicting the six days of creation.
All sandwiches will be served on white
or brown bread with hand-cooked crisps.
Each panini is served with nachos and a small salad.
Monday – Saturday | 9.30am – 4.30pm
Sunday | 12 noon – 4.00pm
Throughout the year, the Refectory hosts magnificent gourmet evenings. The next Gala Evening is on Saturday 13 April. Book your place now – call us on 01244 500964 or see further details here.