Service Update

Our Kitchen will be closed for the following days for holiday:

Tuesday 18th - Friday 22nd February

Bar will open at normal hours

Kitchen will open as normal again

on Saturday 23rd February

Special Occasion?

We specialise in catering for special occasions, what ever your requirements, and budget, we will make sure you have the best experience, with a bespoke menu and service.


Valentine's Dinner for 2

This Year Valentine's Day falls on a Thursday, Chef David will as usual serve up a delicious 4 courses set menu for this special day!

Including a glass of Pink fizz

At £49 per person

Menu will be available soon

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Theme Evening - Thai Evening April 2019

We celebrated Chinese New Year with 2 nights of Successful evenings, great food, great atmosphere and great feedback from all customers.

Our next special night on a Wednesday will be a Thai, menu details and actual date will be confirmed soon!

The Chequres Quiz Nights:

Join us for some mid week fun! maybe a treat of our delicious pies too!

Our Quiz Nights run every 2 weeks, on a Wednesday evening, starting at 8:30pm.

£1 per entry, including ruffle ticket.

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Discover Our Menu

Enjoy a delicious full course menu or just light meal in a relaxed setting


Discover Our Story

Chef Owner David and wife Tina Cheng, founded this little gem in 2013, they would like to share their passion for good food and drink, as well as great service in a relax country environment.

TheChequers is a Beautiful Gastro Pub Situated in Orwell, South Cambridgeshire. A stone's throw away from National Trust Property Wimple Hall and Farm, just 8 miles from the historical City of Cambridge on the A603, 7 miles from Royston and within easy reach of the A10 and the A1M & M11 motorways into London.

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Celebrating Valentine's Evening at the Chequers / Kitchen Closed from Tuesday 19th to Friday 22nd Feb- chequersorwell photo

Made this beautiful #vegetarian #chinesedumplings today for a party booking today. Filling is #courgette and #egg, Dough is made with #spinach #puree . The best way to hide vegetables in…

Thinking of having a special dinner as a treat this Valentine’s day?
Then you wouldnt want to miss out this fantastic menu by chef David! #ValentinesDay #cambridge
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It’s nearly time for #Chinesenewyear , this will be the fifth year we celebrate our new year at the chequers orwell, join us again? Please message me or call to book!
Happy New Year of Oink 🙂
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  •   Went for Sunday lunch, staff very friendly and attentive. The Sunday roast, unfortunately a let down - came away feeling hungry. No vegetarian option, they had run out - we were booked in for 12.15pm and not all deserts available. Very disappointed with the food....More

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      We visited with our daughter-in-law and granddaughter for Sunday lunch. Our granddaughter had the small size roast, polished that off and had some of ours too - not that the portions were small, she just eats a lot and loved the food, as did we!...More

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  •   Visited this lovely pub with my father and brother. The service and food were outstanding I especially liked the duck salad. The owner is incredibly welcoming. The quality of the food superb. I cannot rate it highly enough. I will return again

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      We was brought a gift Experience which we redeemed at the lovely place. I was presently surprised at the quality of the food. We had 3 corses and drinks, and I can honestly say it was the best meal to date I’ve had in a...More

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  •   We had a big family crowd that was dealt with efficiently and very friendly. I wouldn't say food was exceptional; fish and chips only average, other menu selections were better. Still we all left the place happy and wouldn't mind coming back next time, on...More

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      David excelles at fine dining taster menues, and last night he delivered again. The evening was excellent. We received a warm welcome from Tina with a glass of pink fizz. The Pan Seared Scallops were outstanding. We then had the halibut fillet. I didn’t think...More

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  •   Had Tempura, steak and cod and chips, limited menu but service excellent and all well cooked in a very friendly atmosphere. Will go again!

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      We came here after receiving gift voucher. Clean and friendly environment. Only couple dining. Starter of tempura veg. Far to greasy. Burger was bang on. Again chips were to greasy. Awesome selection of beers. The land lady was very accomadting. I would visit again.

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  •   We came here for a family get-together and a Sunday lunch for 11. Excellent food, atmosphere and service. Many thanks - especially to the landlady who looked after us. Will no doubt be back as a couple / large gathering.

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      I have been to this gastro pub a number of times. It does not cater for the elderly it is not expensive. The staff may change but this is because the owners offer employment to Mothers and meet their employment needs. Tell me where you...More

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