Published 8th September 2020

1539 Restaurant & Bar will open its doors five days a week from Wednesday 16 September.

Customers welcomed the return of 1539 post lockdown and following two successful months of weekend trading, the restaurant at Chester Racecourse will extend its opening hours to cover Wednesday – Sunday from next week.

As a thank you to customers and to encourage diners to enjoy 1539’s revamped lunch and à la carte menus, 1539 will be running a 50% off the total bill every Wednesday during September. An extension of the Eat Out to Help Out scheme, this offer* includes a discount on food and soft drinks up to the value of £10 per person and is available throughout the day.

On Sunday, everyone’s favourite staple, the 1539 roast will be served and guests can enjoy a celebratory two courses for £19.50 per person or three courses for £24.50 per person.

In addition to the revamped menus which will include lighter options and a brunch dishes, 1539 are bringing back Afternoon Tea. From Thursday 17 September, customers can enjoy the quintessential British treat against the stunning panoramic views of the Roodee. Available Thursday – Saturday between 1-3pm, from just £24.50 per person, it’s the perfect opportunity to enjoy an afternoon with someone special.

An assiette of events will accompany the new opening times and revised menus in September, including:

50% off every Wednesday from Wednesday 16 September

Sunday Staple – enjoy a roast every Sunday from just £19.50 per person

Away racing screening of the Ayr Gold Cup live from Ayr Racecourse on Saturday 19 September

A special day for mums on Sunday 20 September

Looking ahead to October, the final racing screening of the year will take place with the Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe taking centre stage on Sunday 4 October. This spectacular finale can be enjoyed both on the roof terrace of 1539 or in the restaurant. The team at 15 will be cheering on Enable (who started out her winning run right here at Chester), as she bids to win a historic third title and bow out as one of our favourite filly’s in flat racing.

To book a table, contact the restaurant directly by calling 01244 304 611, emailing info@restaurant1539.co.uk or book online via the link at the top right of the page!

*Offer excludes alcohol and service charge.