COVID-19 RESPONSE – The Shrewsbury Arms, Chester

A welcoming and family friendly public house.

Social Distancing Measures

Keeping in line with current social distancing measures during the COVID-19 outbreak, in order for us to operate safely we have set out a number of guidelines. We ask that everyone please follows the measures.



  • Please stay 2 metres apart from one another where possible
  • Payments must be made by card only
  • If you or anyone in your household is isolating please let us know when placing your order
  • Please follow all signs outlining social distancing
  • We are implementing a one way system so please ensure you follow this
  • All touch points will be sanitised every 15 minutes
  • It is table service only, no one must stand at the bar for any reason, everyone must be seated
  • There are sanitisers available throughout the premises and we ask you to use them on entry and exit
  • All areas will be cleaned regularly and all tables and chairs will be sanitised after every use


All staff have been briefed with the following guidance

We are keen to ensure that all employees maintain high levels of hygiene to keep the chance of contamination to an absolute minimum.

All staff are asked:

  • You wash your hands frequently with soap and water for 20 seconds or alcohol based hand sanitizer (if handwashing facilities are not available)
  • Cover your mouth and nose with your bent elbow or tissue when you cough or sneeze and throw the tissue away immediately (wash hands again)
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose and mouth
  • Keep two meters’ distance from anyone where possible, if not 1m
  • Increase space between colleagues at work stations where possible
  • Reduce social contact to minimise opportunities for exposure
  • All staff have completed covid course and are health checked daily to ensure they are safe to work


The Shrewsbury Arms now boasts a rustic interior with a warm and friendly atmosphere. The main dining room and bar have varnished wooden floors and cosy log fires that’ll keep you warm in the cold winter months.

You can also enjoy a cold refreshing glass in our beer garden basking in the sunny weather with friends and family.

Private Events & Room Hire

Are you looking for the perfect room to host your upcoming event? Then look no further!

Here at the Shrewsbury Arms we have a private events room designed for all those specials occasions. It is perfect for family get-togethers, parties, small conferences and business meetings.

The room holds up to 32 people seated, but we can arrange the room differently, if required.

Contact us

The Shrewsbury Arms
Warrington Road
Mickle Trafford

01244 303262

Opening times: from 12pm Daily

Food Served: 12pm-8pm Monday-Saturday (Last table available to book 7.45pm)

12pm-6.30pm Sunday (Last table available to book 6pm)