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Carden Park Hotel, Golf Resort & Spa

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About the AA Rosette award
Restaurants are awarded from 1 to 5 Rosettes for culinary excellence. One Rosette restaurants are highly recommended in a local area and five Rosettes have reached the pinnacle of culinary excellence at a world class level.

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Nostalgic country estate cooking

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At a glance

Open all year
Private dining
Wines by the glass
Wheelchair access
Children welcome
Service charge

Carden Park is a lavishly scaled country estate not far from Chester. If you look hard, you'll see its Jacobean core, but the views from the formal gardens to the Welsh mountains beyond are enough to be going on with. Country-house cooking with a nostalgic air is the drill, embracing ginger-crumbed goats' cheese mousse with beetroot purée and a parmesan wafer, before a trio of lamb - a faggot of braised shoulder, roast rump and chargrilled cutlet - with sticky red cabbage, wilted spinach and fondant potato. Finish with flapjack-based coconut and raspberry delice with coconut ice cream and raspberry sauce, or tangerine tart and orange sorbet.

Opening hours

  • Open all year
  • Closed for lunch:: Mon-Sat
  • Closed for dinner:: Sun
  • Lunch served from:: 12.30
  • until : 2.30
  • Dinner served from:: 7
  • until: 10

Chef

  • Chef: Graham Tinsley MBE

Food and drink

  • Cuisine style:: Modern British
  • Vegetarian dishes available
  • Wines by the glass:: 15

Price guide

  • Service charge
  • Credit cards accepted

Children

  • Children welcome

Accessibility

  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Accessible toilets
  • Assist dogs welcome

Facilities

  • Seats:: 300
  • Private dining available
  • Private dining seats:: 80
  • On-site parking available

Additional information

  • Seats:: 300
  • Private dining available
  • Private dining seats:: 80

Getting here

A41 signed Whitchurch to Chester, at Broxton rdbt turn on to A534 towards Wrexham. After 2m turn into Carden Park Estate

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Nearest train station

Manchester
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01829 731000 01829 731000
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