The River Dee Chester is a river that flows through both Wales and England, forming part of the border between the countries. It has a total length of 70 miles.
It attracts thousands of visitors and locals every year who come down to the ‘Groves’ which is a paved promenade to look at the views, have an ice cream and hire a pedalo, rowing boat and motor boat.
Along the river there are numerous cafe’s, pubs and restaurants to choose from ranging from Hickory’s smokehouse which is a American style diner to Twenty2 which is a boutique restaurant and hotel that overlooks the river.
Throughout the year there are numerous events on the river ranging from a duck race to live music on the Victorian bandstand.
The City Sightseeing Bus Tour also stops at the River just outside Hickories Restaurant.
The River Dee, The Groves, Chester, CH1 1SD