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The Chequers Inn

91 Banbury Road, Ettington, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 7SR, England
01789 740 387
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Ranked #1 of 2 restaurants in Ettington
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Mon 12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Wed - Sun 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Cuisines: Gastropub
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
Description: Easily found in Ettington near Stratford-upon-Avon, The Chequers Inn is the ideal place to visit, with its perfect balance of good quality, affordable and delicious food along with a tasty drinks selection, and friendly service.Whilst the décor is stunning with subtle French undertones and beautiful tapestries, the comfy armchairs and relaxed, pleasant staff give the Chequers that welcoming, homely feel. Diners are presented with the choice of seating either in the relaxed setting of the bar or the well appointed restaurant. There is additional seating in the large garden, overlooking the chef’s herb and vegetable patches.The Chequers al a carte menu is a selection of modern European dishes along with some traditional English favourites.
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Alicante, Spain
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014 NEW via mobile

Excellent and very accommodating. Staff very good. Garden much appreciated on a very warm night. Thank you for a wonderful evening.

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BOURNEMOUTH UK
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014 NEW

1 of 2 pubs in town, needs some competition, not the most friendly of places , just want your money. Food average .

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huddersfield
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Good food lovely atmosphere friendly efficient service great beer garden at the rear of pub no loud music blasting out

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Beaconsfield, Bucks
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Attractive and comfortable inn on main road. Menu and portions slightly pretentious, and not cheap, but good choice of draught beer.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

As a frequent customer and local resident I was hugely disappointed by my latest dinner experience on 18th July 2014. We both ordered the beef korma which consisted of tough strips of (left-over?) beef, in a watery, stronger than korma, gravy. The crème brûlée was so over cooked that it was almost solid and subsequently removed from the bill. As... More

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swindon
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

Very good friendly service and nice home made food. It has a restaurant and bar area, both are nice. It seems to get a good local trade.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

Have been a few times now and always have a warm welcome by James the owner. The food is amazing which is why we return often.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

We were staying at the Eddington Chase Hotel and due to their incredibly inflated prices and poor quality food and ingredients we ate here. Great Pub, Great Food, Great beer and fantastic service. What more could you want??

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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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6 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014 via mobile

We have visited Chequers twice on consecutive days. First day there was a wake being held, we got our drinks and headed out to the outside area which is lovely, must say the food looked equally nice. However we didn't find the bar assistant very friendly or welcoming, which was a surprise. We returned the following day,the service was much... More

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Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

Lovely pub. We love the decoration here, and come often. The owners look after this place well, its clean and tidy. We came for a romantic meal and had a very good time. The menu was interesting and had a good selection. Service was good too, food was served hot and we had a delicious bottle of wine recommended to... More

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