The Chequers Inn

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361 reviews
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English
The Chequers Inn is a fine dining pub and restaurant situated in the heart of the village of Weston Turville, Buckinghamshire. The Chequers team pride themselves on excellent service and delicious food. Set in the quaint village of Weston Turville, The Chequers Inn dates back to the 16th Century. The bar retains a traditional feel, with broad polished flagstone floors, historic beams and an open fire place. The restaurant area is a more contemporary space in which to enjoy a fine dining experience. The Chequers Inn is home to husband and wife, Chef Owner Dritan and Maître d' Ranka. Since taking over in 2010 they have transformed the restaurant into a renowned and much loved eatery.
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San Francisco
9 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

What a wonderful find. I only wish I lived closer so that I could visit regularly.
Wonderful food, attentive service and great atmosphere. I just wish I had been more hungry to have tried the tasting menu but couldn't fault anything we had.

OT
London
7 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

This is just a fabulous place. The standard of food is truly outstanding. We are so happy that it is local to us. Their tasting menu is varied with delicious dishes of luxury ingredients, very reasonably priced for such a menu and such a standard of cuisine. Their Sunday lunches are same standard and remain so from opening to closing time, the roast beef is absolutely delicious.

GI
London
1 review
Dined 5 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Fantastic food, great value set lunch menu, staff are proffesional, polite and easy to talk too.

AS
Buckinghamshire
1 review
Dined on 10 September 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Food and service excellent. Tuesday was a quiet evening with only 10 covers

PA
Buckinghamshire
1 review
Dined on 7 September 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Food was excellent. Tasty, interesting and portion sizes were just right. Staff were very friendly and welcoming. We will go back and try the tasting menu.

CR
Buckinghamshire
5 reviews
Dined on 7 September 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Excellent in every way. Creative and tasty vegetarian / vegan options.

AS
Buckinghamshire
2 reviews
Dined on 5 September 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Great food, a jam in Aylesbury. Friendly staff, great service. One of our favourite restaurants.

LL
Buckinghamshire
5 reviews
Dined on 3 September 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

As always Chequers did not disappoint, a warm welcome on arrival, great service and wonderful food. I had mentioned it was a birthday meal when booking and a card and chocolates were waiting on the table for my husband. Lovely evening.

s
Buckinghamshire
1 review
Dined on 3 September 2019
Overall 5food 5service 4ambience 3

Delicious food and good service.
Great level of detail with the food, but nothing over the top or elaborate – just highly accomplished cooking.
We'll be back!

OT
6 reviews
Dined on 30 August 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Warm friendly, helpful staff. Wonderful food and good wine list in beautiful surroundings

AD
Washington DC
1 review
Dined on 29 August 2019
Overall 4food 5service 4ambience 4

Delicious food in a lovely setting as usual. We went for a birthday meal midweek and weren’t disappointed with the fantastic tasting menu and wine pairing.

One thing which let it down a bit this time was being forgotten between our granita being cleared away and our pudding/cheese being brought - after a 40min wait we finally had to ask the waitress what had happened! We were told they’d been waiting for us to finish our wine first but honestly I think they had a minor slip up and forgot about us - all the other courses were brought out promptly whether or not we’d finished the previous glass of wine (which is fine by me).

Nevertheless overall it was lovely, just a bit rushed at the end as our taxi had arrived and we had to shoot off.

TM
Dorset
11 reviews
Dined on 28 August 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Went in for a business lunch as I know restaurant well and not disappointed
Went on the Set Menu and all 3 courses were not only stunning, but also great value
Fantastic Food, Great Service ... what else could you ask for !

SP
Buckinghamshire
1 review
Dined on 27 August 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

The food was the very top standard the chef is obviously very talented if you have not eaten here and like very high quality food and great produce make a booking now it was outstanding better than most Michelin star places I have eaten at

s
Buckinghamshire
9 reviews
Dined on 25 August 2019
Overall 4food 5service 4ambience 3

This was my second visit toThe Chequers Inn and it did not disappoint! We were there for Sunday lunch and the set menu covers for all tastes and the food is excellent. I'd highly recommend and will be back.

OT
1 review
Dined on 24 August 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Fantastic food, fantastic venue and an overall great experience. We had the tasting menu and the wine flight, I couldn't recommend it highly enough.

CH
London
1 review
Dined on 22 August 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Absolutely loved it! So happy to have found somewhere locally with amazing food! Not cheap but worth it for a special occasion!

AM
Buckinghamshire
4 reviews
Dined on 21 August 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

The evening was a great success. The food was great, the wine pairing good and the service outstanding.

MS
Buckinghamshire
1 review
Dined on 17 August 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

As always we received a lovely warm welcome from Ranka & Dritan.
We both had the tasting menu which was delicious. An excellent evening all round.
Many thanks!

S
London
2 reviews
Dined on 17 August 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

My absolute favourite restaurant! Everything is excellent from food to service to the friendly owners and staff. Love it!

SB
Buckinghamshire
2 reviews
Dined on 16 August 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

A consistently high standard. Good food which is well presented.

JW
Buckinghamshire
2 reviews
Dined on 14 August 2019
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 5

Wee have eaten at The Chequers Inn a few times as the quality of the food is outstanding. The only complaint I have is the dessert choices. Every time I have eaten there I have struggled to find something from the dessert menu. On this last visit neither my husband nor myself had a dessert. I think they could do with something a little less fancy. Overall we will return again.

MW
London
1 review
Dined on 10 August 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great location, good menu, great service and really excellent food! Will definately be back.

RS
1 review
Dined on 10 August 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

We had the tasting menu and wine option.....amazing. I’ve already recommended it to several friends. I can’t wait to come again . It was all delicious and the service was brilliant. Thank you so much 😊

NJ
1 review
Dined on 10 August 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

I booked for a relative’s 75th and she was given a card and chocolate which was a lovely touch. Sadly I was ill and couldn’t attend but my husband and daughter went too and all three said the meal was fantastic. Every course without exception was excellent. I believe it was a little pricey for a lunch (only 1 drink between them) and was £170 - but all had starter, main and dessert so I would expect a decent place to be in that range. We will DEFINITELY be back so that I can come too! Well done everyone, it received rave reviews from all.

SS
Buckinghamshire
1 review
Dined on 9 August 2019
Overall 3food 5service 4ambience 3

I would recommend but I think the portions although very very tasty were very small especially the hake starter , just two mouthfuls . The beef was amazing and I had the best pomme Anna I’ve ever had .

LR
London
1 review
Dined on 7 August 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Wonderful food and service.
We had the tasting menu, a real treat for a special occasion.

RF
Buckinghamshire
3 reviews
Dined on 7 August 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

What a find. It’s a long time since we had such a good meal.

JK
London
1 review
Dined on 3 August 2019
Overall 4food 5service 5ambience 4

Amazing medium rare steak and accompanying potato’s cooked in fat. Wine selections are very good and for fine dining the prices are reasonable. It’s not pile it high or sell it overly cheap and the quality is immense. We had a faultless experience without feeling terribly unhealthy, greedy or disappointed.

CM
London
4 reviews
Dined on 3 August 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

My husband and I went there to celebrate our wedding anniversary. We had a lovely evening, enjoying fabulous food and wine.

KF
London
1 review
Dined on 2 August 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Fantastic, we had a lively evening!
We will be back!

JF
Buckinghamshire
1 review
Dined on 2 August 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Fantastic food and hosts as always! Will be booking again soon.

H
London
3 reviews
Dined on 28 July 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Outstanding as always. Ambience, food and service just right. Will be back (again).

BP
Brighton
3 reviews
Dined on 27 July 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

We had the tasting menu. The food was superb with great wines served by friendly efficient staff

AB
1 review
Dined on 27 July 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

An outstanding dining experience - the food and service was first class. Can't wait to repeat the experience - I think this is a gem of a place and almost a well kept secret...worried the more people learn just how amazing this place is the harder it will be to get a table. It really was first class!

GM
Hertfordshire
4 reviews
Dined on 26 July 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Each time I have eaten at The Chequers I have come away feeling very happy with everything. The staff are welcome and friendly. You never feel rushed and the ambiance is wonderful. Consistent standard.

MC
1 review
Dined on 26 July 2019
Overall 5food 4service 4ambience 5

Lovely lunch in a place that clearly knows what it’s doing.

GS
London
1 review
Dined on 26 July 2019
Overall 4food 5service 4ambience 4

We are always very pleased with the quality of your food and service

AC
1 review
Dined on 21 July 2019
Overall 5food 4service 4ambience 4

Sunday Lunch. very enjoyable a great place to be. Dritan and Ranka really make The Chequers the place to be for a relaxed experience and a super meal.

DH
1 review
Dined on 18 July 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Great food and service best meal we have had for a long time in the area

MK
London
4 reviews
Dined on 18 July 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

It’s just perfect. Dishes are incredible; ingredients are only the best one can find and they are lovingly prepared to produce stunning dishes packed with flavour.

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