1851 Restaurant

Classical French and modern British cuisine

Enchanted elegance

Indulge in delicious fine dining

The 1851 Restaurant offers a unique dining experience, featuring classical French and modern British cuisine. The menus are brimming with fine dining options, some classic with a modern twist and others as full of imagination as they are flavour. Holder of 3 AA Rosettes and a Taste Cheshire Award, the 1851 Restaurant treats diners to a gastronomic extravaganza. Featuring carefully selected, locally grown and reared produce, all hand-picked by Executive Head Chef Jason Hodnett to best reflect the season and the region.

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Experience elegant dining in a stunning castle setting

Open daily from 6pm. Reservations are open to both hotel guests and all other visitors. Please note under 16s are only allowed in our 2010 Brasserie during evening service.

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Sample Menu

Fresh & Organic


Seasonal Soup

Spiced green lentil dhal, confit pineapple, caramelised yoghurt

Nordic Gravlax

Ginger beer cure, cauliflower styles, almond


Lebanese cracked bulgur wheat, tempura tenderstem, pickled fennel, harissa

Ham, Egg & Chips

12-hour pork, ‘ fried egg’, matchstick potato, tomato relish


Pork Loin

Pan-roasted loin, sweet potato, pak choi, sweetcorn, Asian sauce

Baked Hake

Baby gem, fennel, curry chowder

8oz Sirloin or Ribeye

Steak from Hampton farm, Malpas, tomato, forestiere potatoes

Tarte Tatin

Beetroot, goats cheese variations, walnuts


Chocolate Panna Cotta

Whipped panna cotta, caramelised white chocolate, ganache

Lemon Tart

Lemon curd, crisp sweet pastry, basil sorbet

Cheese Board

A selection of local and international cheeses from the trolley, wafers and quince

Piña Colada

Pineapple delice, rum jelly, coconut ganache

Feast your eyes

Explore a selection of dishes

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Experience the elegant excellence of our 1851 Restaurant