Service Update


We are now open fully, for Drinks and food!

  • Kitchen service time is staying the same as before, please see opening times for details.
  • Please either email or call to dine with us, so we can make sure there is a space available for you.


We would like all our customers to follow current Covid rules when using our services:

  • keeping distances with others
  • no gathering with customers from other groups
  • wear face covering when need to move about
  • orders, and payments will be taken from your table
  • Drinks and food indoors can only be consumed when seated


  • Takeaway service is still on as usual!

01223 207840

Emails or Facebook Messages will not be answered on time during service time, from 4pm

As I am Cooking!

So please email or message before 4pm

Special Occasion?

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

If you are looking for a venue for other events, we are very flexible too, just contact us to discuss the details.


Sunday Lunch Takeaway- Now Available

A combined choice of Sunday Roasts week day menu is available from 12pm - 2:30pm at

The Chequers Orwell.

It is a great treat to yourselves, or when you have family and friends around.

Brilliant stop before or after your visit to local attractions, such as Wimple Estate and Farm which is just 5 mins away.

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Oriental & British Menu

Our Menu consists a combination of Oriental and British Dishes.

You will experience new flavours from our Oriental dishes, with fresh ingredients cooked healthily, as well as British meals with a little twists.

The Chequres Quiz Nights:

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

Our Monthly Quiz Nights run every month, on the first Wednesday of the month, starting at

Now on hold until we can open again.

Discover Our Menu

Enjoy a delicious full course menu or just light meals in a relaxed setting. Our menus provide a balanced choice of Classic British and Oriental dishes, which we aim to change on regular basis, all using ingredients from local suppliers where possible, and prepared on site freshly.

Our Wines are chosen by David himself, tasting each bottle of wine, and made sure  they would go nicely with his dishes, and of course reasonably priced too according to the quality of the wines.


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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  •   David is the owner and the talented chef behind the restaurant. His wife Tina is also there to make your experience at the restaurant unforgettable. I've been there a... read more

    Roberta M

      After a visit to Wimpole and with the rule of 6 had a lovely meal.
    Fresh produce and definately value for money

    thumb Nicola M
  •   Very welcoming Landlady and very good food, welcoming to dog owners and supplied water for our Irish Terrier


      I visited for lunch on Saturday 8 August; I had originally booked for the preceding Wednesday, but the Bus didn't turn up, so I could not get there! But it... read more

    thumb James F
  •   Met up with friends here for lunch, first time for a pub lunch in 4 months due to COVID. Staff were excellent so was the beer and the food was superb.

    thumb CliffEdge57

      We visited this restaurant with some friends. Got a very warm welcome. The menu was just big enough for variety but not overwhelming. The food arrived promptly and was well... read more

  •   Really friendly and accommodating , great food and great service. Will definitely be back. Ordered the gourmet burger, tempura veg and prawns and delicious brûlée and choc fondant ... thank... read more

    thumb VikiNL

      Went to an evening which was organised as a Chinese buffet and the food was lovely , the landlady and staff were very friendly, my first visit will def not... read more

    thumb lozza959
  •   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... read more

    thumb MimiW

      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.... read more

    thumb EHill52