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The Chequers Inn

75 High Street, Poole BH16 6BJ, England
+44 1202 622215
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It’s all change at The Chequers

Having lived in the village for 6 years, the chequers is the local pub, the new owners have gone... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Nicholas J
,
Poole, United Kingdom
via mobile
A chance seafood surprise.

I joined a group of friends by chance who were well into their lunches. I ordered a half portion of... read more

Reviewed 16 May 2017
jacqueline p
,
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good27%
  • Average18%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible9%
4 weeks ago
“It’s all change at The Chequers”
16 May 2017
“A chance seafood surprise.”
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75 High Street, Poole BH16 6BJ, England
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+44 1202 622215
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Having lived in the village for 6 years, the chequers is the local pub, the new owners have gone for quality, quality, quality and the food is lovely, options are more limited but how many spaghetti bologanase can one eat, believe me you won’t be...More

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Reviewed 16 May 2017

I joined a group of friends by chance who were well into their lunches. I ordered a half portion of moules a la creme( mussels). It arrived in the right time for it to have been cooked to order. It was sublime. Perfect consistency, full...More

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Reviewed 30 April 2016 via mobile

We hadn't been to the Chequers in some years and thought we'd give it a go. The main pub area has been spruced up and felt lively and comfortable, but the restaurant was suspiciously quiet for a Friday night and felt a bit like a...More

Thank mrsbadcrumble80
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Reviewed 27 April 2016

watch out for the themed evenings and book early as they are always sold out. Here's why. Take a look at the photo of the server. This is the food that was left after everybody was stuffed full. It was authentic Greek dishes, far too...More

Thank Paul C
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Reviewed 23 March 2016 via mobile

All started well,Seated quickly, drinks came quickly and food ordered. Starter was lovely but when cleared the mains came 30 seconds later! husbands ribs were lovely but my burger was huge on a tiny plate! I cut Into the burger and it was so dry...More

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Reviewed 23 January 2016 via mobile

This is our local pub and I have to say whenever we go for food or just a drink we have a great time . The staff are always friendly and very accommodating for families with young children. Sunday lunch is always a treat and...More

Thank GeorgieMarchant
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Reviewed 3 July 2015 via mobile

We visited our local last night for a meal with family. The meal was excellent, well cooked, and we all enjoyed them. Unfortunately, after the meal while we were paying the bill, I became unwell due to an ongoing illness. The two waitresses were lovely,...More

Thank jill190872
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Reviewed 8 May 2015 via mobile

I like this pub. I've visited before on my own and thought it was great. Fantastic manager who served me exactly what I wanted-crab sandwich on granary bread with extra salad and coleslaw. He was charming and attentive, nothing was too much trouble. I returned...More

Thank Hannah E
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Reviewed 5 December 2014

We decided to try The Chequers as it is within walking distance of home, we had received good feedback on the Cavery served on Sunday and, with so many ownership and management changes in the past we wanted the latest reincarnation to work. Sadly there...More

Thank jonjonDorset
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Reviewed 15 November 2014

Sadly extremely disappointing. Arrived shortly after 1pm for lunch. After having taken drink orders we were told that there would be a little delay due to a large table having arrived, however pub was by no means full. At 2.45pm we were almost passing out...More

Thank Saffran100
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