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The Stag

) #13 of 17 Restaurants in Chipping Ongar ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ , British,
Brentwood Road, Chipping Ongar, Ongar CM5 9DH, England
+44 1277 362598
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good41%
  • Average19%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (8 reviews)
“beer garden” (3 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 23:00All hours
Bar, British, Pub
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Brentwood Road, Chipping Ongar, Ongar CM5 9DH, England
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Reviews (36)
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1 - 10 of 36 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Visited here for a meal out. The menu looked promising at first glance - quite limited but this is often a sign of high quality food to come. Sadly this was not the case. We ordered the whitebait and the breaded Camembert to start but...More

Thank Coopscoop2
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Owner serving behind bar but didn't offer any welcome or conversation to new customers. Waitress slightly more friendly. Successful refurbishment with tasty food.

Thank stopandgo123
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Lovely food at this pub, great park in the beer garden for kids, and great service. All reasonably priced

Thank alisonbutton33
Reviewed 16 February 2017

A real log fire on a chilly day is always a plus in my book and we received a warm welcome from the lady behind he bar. We ordered a vegetable lasagna and a chicken panini that came with a small salad and chips. The...More

1  Thank paulF5692MX
Reviewed 4 January 2017

We stop of for a quick bite the food was good but it was cold inside the pub there were quite a few people in and they do offers for pensioners at lunch time

Thank P0rkie
Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

Always good pub food, good hearty portions a nice environment lots of parking and large garden for the kids, nice mix of ales and beers def worth a visit, Sunday lunch is good and probably best value in Ongar

1  Thank Danny H
Reviewed 21 November 2016

We have visited many years ago & thought we would give it another try. My mum had lasagna. The first one was cold in the middle. We returned it for another one but this time it was incredible oily & over done. The veg was...More

Thank Samuel C
Reviewed 21 November 2016

The weather was appalling with rain bucketing down. Walking through the door of The Stag was like walking into an oasis of warmth with a beaming smile from the barmaid. We ordered lamb shank and a vegetable lasagne. The lasagne came with a bowl of...More

2  Thank paulF5692MX
Reviewed 20 September 2016

Excellent service. I had Beef cop iousbeef and veg verygood. Wife has Alxheimers and eats very little.She had a small portion of lamb etc, As a sweet I had a crumble which ws excellent. Wife had 1 scoop of ice cream. Two large Merlot. Received...More

2  Thank maurice c
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

One of the best pubs in Ongar. Good choice of beer and decent food- although offered at limited times. Great to sit in the garden this time of year. Interior is modern and welcoming. Service was quick and pleasant. We live locally and this will...More

1  Thank Sam E
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Brentwood Road, Chipping Ongar, Ongar CM5 9DH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Ongar  >  Chipping Ongar
  • Phone Number: +44 1277 362598
Country pub on the A128 Brentwood-Ongar Road, Ongar, Essex.
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