The Chequers Inn

“A much-loved eatery” - AA Inspector

LOCATION

AYLESBURY, BUCKINGHAMSHIRE

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Our Inspector's view

Dating from the 16th century, its traditional bar features old beams and polished flagstone floors, while the restaurant is more contemporary. Home to chef/owner Dritan and his maître d' wife Ranka, their 11 years here have seen them turn it into a locally renowned establishment. Although not open to the public, the prime minister’s Chequers is a few miles away.

Awards, accolades and Welcome Schemes

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2 Rosette Award for Culinary Excellence
The Chequers Inn
35 Church Lane, Weston Turville, AYLESBURY, HP22 5SJ
Phone : 01296 613298

Features

Facilities
  • Seats: 60
  • Private dining available
  • On-site parking available
Accessibility
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Steps for wheelchair: 3
  • Assist dogs welcome
Opening times
  • Open all year
  • Days Closed: Monday
  • Lunch served from: 12
  • Dinner served until: 11
Food and Drink
  • Wines under £30: 12
  • Wines over £30:
  • Wines by the glass: 11
  • Cuisine style: Modern British
  • Vegetarian menu

About the area

Discover Buckinghamshire

Buckinghamshire is a land of glorious beech trees, wide views and imposing country houses. Victorian Prime Minister Benjamin Disraeli savoured the peace and tranquillity of Hughenden Manor, while generations of statesmen have entertained world leaders at Chequers, the Prime Minister’s rural retreat. Stowe and Waddesdon Manor are fine examples of even grander houses, set amid sumptuous gardens and dignified parkland.

The Vale of Aylesbury is a vast playground for leisure seekers with around 1,000 miles (1,609km) of paths and tracks to explore. Rising above it are the Chiltern Hills, a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty covering 308sq miles (798sq km). They are best appreciated in autumn, when the leaves turn from dark green to deep brown. In the southeast corner of the Chilterns lie the woodland rides of Burnham Beeches, another haven for ramblers and wildlife lovers. Although the county’s history is long and eventful, it’s also associated with events within living memory. At Bletchley Park, more than 10,000 people worked in complete secrecy to try and bring a swift conclusion to World War II. Further south, an otherwise unremarkable stretch of railway line was made infamous by the Great Train Robbery in the summer of 1963.

 

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