10 Of Cheshire’s Best Restaurants For That Special Occasion Day

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Cheshire’s dining scene is undoubtedly a treasure trove of culinary delights, and these ten restaurants promise a gastronomic adventure that caters to every palate, which will leave you savouring the memories long after the last bite.

Six by Nico, Deansgate

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Six by Nico is not just a restaurant, it’s a culinary journey. With a menu that changes every six weeks, it supplies a unique and ever-evolving dining experience. From themed menus taking inspiration from across the world to creative presentations, every visit promises a fresh adventure for your taste buds.

Da Noi, Chester

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Da Noi brings the warmth of Italy to Cheshire with its authentic Italian cuisine. Taking rustic and old-style Italian cooking and bringing in a modern and seasonal interpretation, this restaurant is a haven for those seeking the true flavours of Italy. The intimate ambiance and attentive service make Da Noi a perfect spot for a romantic dinner or a family celebration.

Cote, Chester


Indulge in the refined elegance of French cuisine at Cote. With its sophisticated atmosphere and an extensive menu inspired by the gastronomic delights of France, Cote is a destination for those who appreciate the art of French cooking. With a strong ethos, ensuring every ingredient is of the highest standard, each dish is made of the best in season produce around. From classic dishes to modern interpretations, every bite is a journey to the heart of French culinary excellence.

Arkle, The Grosvenor Hotel, Chester

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Situated in the famous Grosvenor Hotel, Arkle seamlessly blends tradition with innovation, offering a menu that pays homage to Cheshire’s culinary heritage while embracing contemporary techniques. One of the only restaurants to have been awarded 3 AA Rosettes in Chester, and has also been awarded the AA Notable Wine Award. This restaurant is a celebration of local ingredients prepared with a modern twist, ensuring a dining experience that is both familiar and exciting.

Covino, Chester


With a daily changing menu, Covino transports diners to the vibrant streets of Spain with its tapas-inspired menu. Shareable plates, bold flavours with an art of simplicity, and a carefully curated wine list create a convivial atmosphere perfect for socialising. Covino is the go-to destination for those who appreciate the art of small bites and good company.

Climat, Manchester

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A wine-led, rooftop restaurant in the city of Manchester, and sister restaurant to Covino in Chester, Climat takes inspiration from the French capital. Like the name ‘Climat’ suggests, their cellar has over 400 different wines with many of the bottles leaning towards their favourite region, Burgundy. This means the wines will be expertly paired with their dishes and you’re sure to find one you love.

The Lost and Found, Knutsford


The Lost and Found marries vintage charm with modern culinary creations. This restaurant is not just a feast for the palate, but also for the eyes, with its eclectic decor and whimsical ambiance. Discover a menu that combines classic dishes with contemporary flair, promising a dining experience that is as memorable as it is delicious. Don’t forget to explore the secret bar to enjoy a delicious cocktail. Visit The Lost and Found for more details.

Noria, Altrincham


Noria is a new offering to the dining scene in the popular town of Altrincham. Situated upstairs in Goose Green, the cosy atmosphere has plenty of flavourful offerings. The traditional restaurant combines delicious Mediterranean dishes with an inviting atmosphere, perfect for those looking to enjoy a peaceful dining experience.

The Inn at Huxley, Huxley

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Sometimes simple is best and The Inn at Huxley embraces its rich English heritage, combining traditional dishes with a modern flair. Its picturesque views of the surrounding Cheshire countryside make it a dream destination to visit for all occasions – it even hosts weddings. With a menu that reflects the seasons and a cosy, intimate setting, The Inn at Huxley is the ideal destination for those seeking a taste of refined English dining.

Next Door, Frodsham

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In the intimate setting of an old butcher’s shop, with low ceilings and an internal courtyard, Next Door is a dream for those wanting to experience fine dining in a relaxed and welcoming atmosphere. Featured on the Michelin Guide 2023, they only use the best seasonal produce. The owners, a chef and sommelier, who live next door, invite guests to experience the best ingredients Cheshire has to offer. With an ever-changing monthly menu, Next Door is the perfect place to celebrate any special occasion with friends and family.

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