Born in 2002 & inspired by the legendary steakhouses of New York.

Step into the old but feel something new

Immersed in the history of one of Chester’s iconic buildings on Watergate Street, we balance tradition with the contemporary for a truly unique dining experience. It’s a story of great steaks, classic cocktails, fine wine and unparalleled service delivered in elegant & relaxed surroundings. 


An extensive wine collection including some of Napa Valley’s most sought-after wines – all homed in our contemporary wine cellar.


Together with our Master Butcher we’re proud to bring you the finest steaks from traditional British breeds alongside the greatest cuts from the US & around the world.


Twists on classics, unique cocktail creations & a selection of whiskies, bourbons & Cognacs – everything you’d expect from a Manhattan inspired steakhouse.


You can book for up to 6 guests online – if you can’t see the time you are looking for please give us a call.
We offer a Private Dining Room for 7-8 guests that can be booked online for lunch, if you are looking to make a reservation for the evening please call us on 01244 344883 or if you need to get in touch, email [email protected]

If you’re celebrating an occasion or if you wish to dine on our terrace, please make a note in the “special requests”.

About us

At Upstairs at the Grill we have always prided ourselves on showcasing some of the very best steaks from supporting British farmers, the top quality beef from the United States to other great cuts & breeds from across the World.

Lunch & Early Evening

Race Days At The Grill