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Welcome to the beautiful City of Chester, UK, a fascinating city and an inspiring setting for our unique tours. Whether your a foodie (walking tour) or looking for a guided run, we will provide you with a unique, informative and social tour...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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| Chester Visitor Information Centre, Chester CH1 2HJ, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Really enjoyed the Food Tour. Lots of restaurants that I had not been to before. I especially liked the Pizza restaurant in the market and the Nine Elephants restaurant. Gareth was a fantastic guide with great knowledge of Chester

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you think you know Chester, then you are wrong! The tour was filled with unexpected surprises and Gareth showed us around some hidden gems that i will definitely be returning to! Gareth was really knowledgeable about the city and its history and also introduced...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Gareth B, Manager at Chester Running Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much for the lovely review Lauren - great that you enjoyed the tour, the food and Chester :)

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We really had no idea what to expect but enjoyed every minute!! From the different eateries to the historical information that Gareth shared with us. We will be back to visit some of the eateries we were introduced to. We have already recommended this tour...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Gareth B, Owner at Chester Running Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

So glad you both enjoyed the tour Nicky - lovely to meet you. Your comments are really appreciated.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I enjoyed this food-focused tour immensely. Gareth is an amiable, polite and knowledgeable guide who introduced us to numerous new eateries in a pleasant and informal atmosphere which also brought out the best attributes of the beautiful city of Chester. I would...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Gareth B, Manager at Chester Running Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks both - lovely to meet you both and your lovely positive feedback is really appreciated :)

Reviewed 7 November 2018

Everything on the tour was excellent and a diverse selection of food. The added history less on whilst walking around the city was the icing on the cake

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Geraldine M
Gareth B, Owner at Chester Running Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for the great feedback Geraldine - really good to meet the 3 of you :) So glad you enjoyed the tour

Reviewed 30 October 2018

This is a great way to spend an afternoon in Chester. We have been there many times but on the Food Tour went to places we had never been before and enjoyed food and drink at venues we would never have thought to visit. Our...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Gareth B, Manager at Chester Running Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2018

So glad both Stephen and yourself enjoyed the tour/food Linda. Thank you for the positive comments.

Reviewed 30 October 2018

I enjoyed this tor very interesting and fun. Would have loved more spook chasing and we did think it was 10k but was still great fun and enjoyable and also educational. Great even if you want something different alone or with friends and you get...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Gareth B, Manager at Chester Running Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2018

Thanks for the feedback Lain - really appreciated. Happy Running

Reviewed 23 October 2018

We picked the walking food tour almost last minute on our visit to Chester, and it was thoroughly worth it. Our host, Gareth, was great fun and knowledgeable, and the seven independent food stops were amazing. Good food, good drink, good company. Be prepared for...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Gareth B, Manager at Chester Running Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2018

So glad you enjoyed it Maxine - it was lovely to meet you/your sister and mum. Delighted to have been able to 'show off' Chester - the sites and amazing food. The great weather was a plus :)

Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

A full afternoon of visiting some of the lovely places in Chester, and sampling some of the local independent store and wares. A great guide in Gareth, fun and knowledgable 😀 Wear comfy shoes, and don’t have lunch before you start !!!!!!!!!

Date of experience: October 2018
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Gareth B, Manager at Chester Running Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2018

Thank you Andrea - so glad you enjoyed :) Lovely to meet you all and the positive feedback is really appreciated.

Reviewed 19 October 2018

Absolutely loved our running ghost tour of Chester last night. Gareth was passionate and informative about both running and the local area. He made the Ghosts of Chester really come alive ;) looking forward to coming to another event. xx

Date of experience: October 2018
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Gareth B, Manager at Chester Running Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2018

Thank you for the positive feedback :) The ghosts could never catch such a great running bunch.... Hopefully see you on another future tour

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