Our Kitchen will be closed for the following days for holiday:
December 26th and 27th
Open normal from Friday 28th
January 2nd until 7th
We will reopen on Tuesday 8th January
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.
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Enjoy a delicious full course menu or just light meal in a relaxed setting
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A Beautiful Gastro Pub Situated in Orwell, South Cambridgeshire, a stone's throw away from National Trust Property Wimple Hall and Farm; we are just eight 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.
Have you tried #guinness #chocolate cake before? This is so delicious, not at all rich like you would think for a chocolate cake, its layered with yogurt filling, makes it lighter and healthier.
Come and join me from 10:30am tuesdays to Saturdays on my #coffee mornings. https://t.co/Fj03C5D8Ng
Still some tables available for next Wednesday’s #Chinese #taiwanese #dinner . contact us to find out about the details. 01223207840 https://t.co/QyIBbCVqLt
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
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
Had Tempura, steak and cod and chips, limited menu but service excellent and all well cooked in a very friendly atmosphere. Will go again!
Have dined here a few times and it is consistently good. Very friendly welcome from Tina and her staff. Food was excellent and reasonably priced. Nice selection of carefully prepared dishes. It seems to cater for diners and locals alike who just pop in for...More
We love the menu at The Chequers. The quality and presentation of the food is superb. A previous review resentfully calls it a gastropub but in reality there are no pretensions here - just good, honest food. Fish n chips, sausages & mash, souvlaki, mac...More
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
Had lunch at The Chequers today prior to a visit to Wimpole Hall. We were served great standard pub food by very helpful and attentive staff at a reasonable price. This is not Micheline Star or gourmet dining, just good honest pub food. We were...More
I have been on a job close to orwell and the chequers is now "my local". However, it is unfortunately not your typical village pub. It puts itself out to be a "gastro" pub and if that means overcharging for meagre portions then the chequers...More
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