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The Chequers

#24 of 420 Restaurants in Bath
Certificate of Excellence
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50 Rivers Street, Bath BA1 2QA, England
+44 1225 360017
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18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 16:00
18:00 - 20:30
Mon - Fri 18:00 - 21:30
Mon - Sat 12:00 - 14:30
Sat 18:00 - 22:00
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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131 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Pub food doesn't come any better than this! Greeted by the lovely Danny who also served us we were shown to our table. What I like was that the tables aren't on top of each other. The lunch menu was very varied. I opted for the scallops which were divine and bursting with different flavours! Cooked to perfection. My daughter... More 

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Swindon, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

I was offered a microscopic portion for a vegan meal with no apologies. I felt like leaving straight away.

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Thank Susy P
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food! Reasonably priced and the food was absolutely outstanding. The staff were welcoming and helpful as well! I'd highly recommend!

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Thank Imran A
2 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

It started off well, very welcoming staff, comfortable dining area and starters of the terrine and squid were very good. However, my main course of roast beef was disappointing in that the portion of beef served was very stingy i.e. two thin slices. My son opted for the sea bass and white beans. Not only did the beans look dry... More 

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Thank Helen K
Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was one of the best Sunday lunches ever. Despite being busy on Easter Sunday they had great service. The options were fabulous we had bottle of wine three courses with coffee all under £100

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Thank Janey G
London
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This gastro pub was a wonderful surprise We were sat on the first floor with a view on the kitchen (through a large window) Food was really great and amazing value for money Best fish and chips I had ever had in the U.K. Everything was perfect as well as the service Loved the chocolate desert too !! Thanks guys... More 

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Thank Stefan D
Puteaux
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120 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Cosy restaurant, great service, good value for money, we enjoyed it ! Large choice of wine by the glass. Desserts are excellent We will definitely go back

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Thank Tanagra93
Peterborough, United Kingdom
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156 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First class service and beautifully presented food, cooked perfectly. I was particularly impressed with my pickled beetroot starter with goats cheese & mousse. So light, so tasty...

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Thank John B
Canterbury, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

great pub. Excellent food, quite expensive, but well worth it. Friendly staff. Nicely decorated and very clean.

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Thank MercyH_12
Chippenham, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice place for a decent Sunday lunch, not amazing but better than average. Friendly staff and good service.

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Thank Dee C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 25 - US$ 30
Cuisine
Bar, European, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 16:00
18:00 - 20:30
Monday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
Thursday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
Saturday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 50 Rivers Street, Bath BA1 2QA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Bath
  • Phone Number: +44 1225 360017
Description
A landmark dining destination in the historic town of Bath, The Chequers is a beautifully restored gastropub on Rivers Street that has been serving customers since 1776. Offering a slice of local living to visitors from out of town, The Chequers is an elegant escape from the city’s bustling boutiques and is only a short walk from the Circus and the Royal Crescent. Serving a menu of home cooked, local & seasonal food alongside a premium selection of wines, local ciders and real ales, this is a fantastic place to spend an evening over a bottle or two with friends and family. On the menu you’ll find gastropub fare unrivalled in Bath with old pub favourites including their award winning Sunday lunch given a classy makeover. The Chequers restaurant also caters for business meetings and private parties.

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