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The Chequers

) #16 of 39 Restaurants in Chipping Norton ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ , British,
Goddards Lane, Chipping Norton OX7 5NP, England
+44 1608 644717
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good38%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“sundae” (2 reviews)
“salmon” (2 reviews)
“pudding” (4 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub
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Goddards Lane, Chipping Norton OX7 5NP, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Ok folks. This is a hell of a find. Been in and out of this pub for years. It hasn't changed since I was a regular there 27 years ago. It's a great cosy atmosphere low beams. Full of character just your typical friendly country...More

Thank justand2014
Reviewed 1 week ago

Proper traditional drinking pub. Dog friendly. Occasionally have live music. Best pub in Chippy by far...

Thank Beverleyhart
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

traditional pub with proper beer and good pub grub. Friendly staff, good service and very reasonably priced food and drinks. Parking was a bit of a nightmare, but it was market day. The menu had a good selection including beer battered fish and chips, sausages,...More

Thank 5goldens
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Fancied a change by stopping at Premier Inn Chipping Norton on the way home from the South coast. We had a walk around while waiting to check in and called at The Chequers and found it to be a proper english pub that has not...More

Thank keith w
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Delighted to have found this pub on my travels Bursting with Cotswold charm and undoubtedly steeped in local drinking history The beers in here are great - decent selection - and friendly staff A VERY dog friendly pub Highly recommended Enjoy :-)

Thank Benjamindrfranklin
Reviewed 27 March 2017

When I visit someplace new, I love to seek out local atmosphere and history, so I'm so glad we stopped in here. I had the chilli nachos for dinner and they were great! Other places may tend to try too hard for the tourist trade,...More

Thank Jeanne C
Reviewed 26 March 2017

went in for meal and i must say it was lovely food. Nice eating area at the back of pub.would go again

Thank Maria G
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Not a juke-bow in sight. No Sky TV. No piped music (unless there's a live band on.) Just properly poured pints of well kept real ales. Brilliant.

Thank Ken N
Reviewed 21 February 2017

We arrived in Chipping Norton at around 5pm and after a quick walk around town decided we needed to slake our thirst. So we popped into here. The locals at the bar recommended trying the Front Row ale and so I did. A very nice...More

Thank blazer20
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

We checked this out online and it was what appeared to be an old pubs with a restaurant conservatory at the back. On arrival we were greeted and lead away from the pub down to the back where the restaurant was. On arrival it was...More

Thank Lgunns
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Questions & Answers
22 March 2016|
Response from Simon L |
All the reviews I've read are consistent with the Chequers in Chippy.
6 April 2015|
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Response from Jim H | Property representative |
The pub is owned by Fullers but run as a tenancy and not as a managed house.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 23
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Goddards Lane, Chipping Norton OX7 5NP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Chipping Norton
  • Phone Number: +44 1608 644717
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We are a Classic English pub in the centre of Chipping Norton. We sell 6 real ales and locally sourced home-cooked food. We are well known for our fantastic pies and Sunday roasts. Next to the theatre, we are the perfect place to enjoy a bite and a drink before or after a show.
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