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The Chequers

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32 The Street | Wickham Bishops, Wickham Bishops, Witham CM8 3NN, England
01621891162
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11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Fri 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Sat - Thu 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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maldon
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Was quite excited looking at menu, not too fancy or expensive with some good veggie options. The food was actualy ok although they forgot the colslaw and by the time theyd made some i was halfway through the meal. The waiter did apologise. The place was not that busy but there was a long wait, everyone just sitting looking at... More 

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Thank Andrea G
Braintree, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Arranged a meet. We had varied snacks and a beer. Our food n drink was good and the other visitors all looked happy at their tables. Nice old fashioned atmosphere. We will be going back again.

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Thank Graham W
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food, with a varied menu. The service was excellent ....good, old fashioned traditional grub. I will definitely be returning.....perfect.

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2 Thank Liv L
Brighton, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having read the reviews we were looking forward to eating at The Chequers. Sadly we were disappointed! Five of us ate and the main courses ranged from poor to average; the chips were under cooked, macaroni cheese over cooked and scampi tasteless exceot for the oil! The burger and steak and kidney pudding was average. Desserts were great and the... More 

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Thank helpfulone1
Witham, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have been here several times and keep going back for more. Always a warm welcome by the friendly and helpful staff and food always good and a varied Menu with daily specials.

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2 Thank jeantait
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016

Went here for Sunday lunch and I have to say I was impressed!! Food was top notch could not be faulted!! Service from friendly bar staff again couldn't be faulted and even better the Guinness here is 100%!! I would recommend anyone to try this pub for Sunday lunch or even dinner or lunch!!

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Thank Mark S
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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28 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016

I came here with my family at the weekend as it's our local pub and were more than impressed with the food that we were served. The Steak and Guinness pie is a favorite of ours as is the homemade lasagna. My mum swears that the garlic bread here is the best she's had. We frequently come to the pub... More 

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1 Thank Misscs90
Chelmsford, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016

I went here last week... really lovely pub. Excellent food/ Great menu. Really friendly staff. I will 100% be coming back.

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Thank aprilwright10
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016 via mobile

Have been coming here for a couple of years now... Food is always great, ales are always good, the Guinness is always excellent, but should be considering the landlord is Irish! Good value and the staff are always friendly and welcoming. I'd recommend booking especially if you want to visit at weekends

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2 Thank Twosheds68
Essex, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016

I have been going The Chequers now for many years, and have followed the management from there previous pub. I can honestly say I have never had a bad pint here, whether it be Ale, or Lager. There is a large menu of traditional pub meals, but also a whole wall with special boards, which alters regularly. The staff have... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$13 - $48
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 32 The Street | Wickham Bishops, Wickham Bishops, Witham CM8 3NN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Witham  >  Wickham Bishops
  • Phone Number: 01621891162

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?