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The Blue Ball Pub

2/Blue Ball Cottage | Asheridge, Chesham HP5 2UX, England
01494 758305
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Ranked #8 of 38 restaurants in Chesham
Cuisines: English
Dining options: Reservations
Most recent review
- Apr 17, 2014
Restaurant details
Dining options: Reservations
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  • English first
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English first
Middle England
Top Contributor
90 reviews 90 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

Second visit and again everyone was satisfied. A warm welcome and good menu of favourites. Once again the ribs didn't disappoint and the fish and chips were excellent.

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Chesham, United Kingdom
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46 reviews 46 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

This is a traditional pub serving traditional Draft beers and Ciders, Margret controls front of house ensuring you are kept aware of table availablity and managing the friendly staff, and Carl has got it right delivering value for money and which every meal you choose the Quality, and freshness of the food. The produce where ever is provided localy, the... More

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Chesham, England, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

The Blue Ball is our local and we eat here regularly! The food is always great, never disappointing and staff friendly. We often bring family and friends to enjoy the classic pub grub. My only complaint is that the portions are so generous I rarely have room for pudding. Highly recommended.

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chesham
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105 reviews 105 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

Visited with a friend for lunch, and was glad to see there was a lighter option, as I remember before. A plate full!! Tons of salad! We had the fishcakes. Very nice, but I had 3 bones in one of mine. Put me off! It is a lovely setting, and the menu is vast. Just good pub food.

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Chesham, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2014

The food in this pub is excellent. We visit regularly and find that several of our group find the portions too large. We would like to have the option of smaller portions; we would then consider having a dessert!

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Chesham, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014

Really friendly owners and staff, great food, really look after you. A place to visit again and again.

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Top Contributor
50 reviews 50 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013

We went as a family for dinner and also as a couple on another occasion. Contrary to some other negative comments about the staff, they are all very pleasant and do a good job. Service is prompt and efficient. The landlord and landlady are welcoming, personable people who are always around and to ensure you are being looked after. There... More

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Chesham, United Kingdom
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40 reviews 40 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2013

Arrived for pre-booked lunch on a Saturday minutes after a power cut had been fixed and were fearful of the consequences. However, really pleasant and helpful staff reassured us and, sure enough, there were no problems and they overcame the difficulties with glory! Good proper pub food with good portions. Wish I had realised this beforehand as I went for... More

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South Bucks
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

Good food , lovely staff, good beer and no "kids / spoiled" parents after dark. Have walked to / from and around this pub for many years. A current most favorite.

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Buckingham, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2013

We often visit this country pub. It's really nice to find a pub that serves great food, it's not fancy or pretends to be something it's not. Just consistently good quality and good value with the added bonus ( for me anyway ) that children are not allowed in the bar in the evening. That said there's a lovely garden... More

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