6/5/17 Kitchen closed until 3pm

Due to circumstances out of our control the kitchen will be closed today until 3pm.

We apologise for any inconvenience

Nick Brickland’s Funeral and Wake

As many of you have probably already heard, sadly our friend and neighbour Nick Brickland passed away recently. He will be dearly missed by all that knew him. Anyone that would like to pay their respects the funeral is on Thursday 16th March at 11am in Christleton Church followed by refreshments at Cheshire View afterwards. His Family would like to invite anyone that would like to remember and celebrate his life to join them.

Booking.com Guest Review Award

2017 – A new year and a new award.

We just keep getting better!


Rob and Kath’s Annual Reunion – April 22nd 2017

Rob & Kath would like to invite all their friends to an evening celebrating our (and yours!) survival for another year. Starting 7.30ish and a half decent buffet around 8.30. We hope to see you there!


Annual Reunion 9th April 2016

Great night, thanks to everyone who turned up. Good to see some new (old) faces!
Next year Easter Sunday is 17th April, so reunion will be on the 9th or 23rd. If anyone has any preference let us know.
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Rob and Kath’s Annual Reunion – 9th April 2016

Rob and Kath will be hosting their annual reunion on Saturday 9th April 2016 from 7.30pm. A buffet will be served from 8pm.DSC_0798

Come and join us for Pancake Day at the Lodge Bar

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Valentine’s at the Lodge Bar!




We were just a little bit busy this saturday gone for the Hoole lights switch on.

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Annual Reunion 18th April 2015

Rob & Kath would like to invite all their friends to an evening celebrating our (and yours!) survival for another year. Starting 7.30ish and a half decent buffet around 8.30. We hope to see you there!

Hoole Christmas lights switch on, and Christmas menu

The Hoole Christmas Lights will be switched on on 15th November, and we’re inviting everyone back to our place after! We will have an outside bar, live music, turkey sandwiches, free mulled wine and mince pies and more, all kicking off at 5pm.

Our Christmas menu starts in a couple of weeks, prices start at £12.95 for a main course, with starters and puddings available. All Christmas dinners must be pre-booked. Keep an eye on the homepage and our Twitter feed for the full menu and start dates.

Music acts confirmed!

We now have our 3 music acts ready to play this Sunday 24th at the Lodge Bar beer festival:


Jake Tilley AKA Skelterwise – https://www.facebook.com/swisemusic?fref=ts

Alx Green – https://www.facebook.com/alx.green?fref=ts

Mark Henderson Band – https://www.facebook.com/pages/Mark-Henderson-Band/413746625313098?fref=ts


All kicks off at 2pm in the beer garden!

Confirmed beers coming to Lodge Bar Beer Fest 2014

Waen Brewery ‘Stiltskin’ 3.7% Pale Ale
Copper Dragon Brewery ‘Black Gold’ 3.7% Dark Bitter
Rudgate Brewery ‘Brew Number 8’ 3.8% Cherry Bitter
Horbeam Brewery ‘Lodge Bar Blonde’ 4.0% One Off Dry Hopped Blonde Ale
Derby Brewery ‘Barrel of Laughs’ 4% Amber Ale
Copper Dragon ‘Cobblers Cask’ 4% Bitter
Derby Brewery ‘Buzzing’ 4.4% Honey Golden Ale
Abbeydale Brewery ‘Orange and Ginger Wheat Beer 4.5% Speciality Ale
Merlins Brewery ‘Dark Magic’ 4.8% Dark Ale
Rudgate Brewery ‘Chocolate Stout’ 5% Stout
Elland Brewery ‘American IPA’ 5.3% IPA
Bradfield Brewery ‘Sixer’ 6% Pale Ale

Lodge Bar Beer Fest, 23rd – 25th August 2014

The Lodge Bar will be hosting a three day beer festival featuring beers and ciders from across the north of England. Live music, food and ‘meet-the-brewer’ evenings as well as pub game competitions over the bank holiday weekend. We will be featuring speciality ales from including others, Rudgate, Salopian, Abbeydale, Bradfield and Hornbeam breweries.



Robs 60ish Birthday Pictures

Chester City Grammar Reunion and 60ish Celebrations

Rob Bawn invites all classmates and friends to join him at the Bawn Lodge on Saturday 20th April 2013.

Current feedback seems to indicate a good turnout with at least one international arrival, and David Goff will be there to help keep order!

Start time is 7.30pm ’till whenever!

See you there.

P.S Sandwiches and Pizzas will be served at 8.30ish

New rooms

Chester Food and Drink Festival 2013

Please help us get nominated for the ‘Best Bar’ category at this years Chester Food and Drink Festival. Go to the voting page and choose the category ‘Best Bar’, and vote for ‘The Lodge Bar’. After two silver awards in two years, we know we can get the Gold this time around with your help! Voting closes 28th February. Thank You!

Robs 60th reunion

The Chester Grammar school reunion and robs 60(ish)th birthday will be at Lodge Bar on 20th April. More details coming soon!

New menu now available!

We now have a fantastic new selection of starters, main meals, sandwiches and ciabattas available at Lodge Bar, such as Pie of the Day with chips and mushy peas, deep fried whitebait with rocket and garlic mayo, and grilled chicken and bacon ciabatta with melted cheese and hickory smoked BBQ sauce. Served from 12 til 8pm Monday to Saturday, 12 til 3pm Sundays, and Sunday Dinners with all the trimmings from 3.30 til 6pm.