The Coach

“Upscale, award-winning town centre pub”



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This is one of celebrity chef Tom Kerridge's three Marlow pubs, co-run with his wife, Beth Cullen-Kerridge. Inside you'll find glazed wall tiles, soft leather furnishings and an open kitchen, where head chef Tom de Keyser manages the concise, reasonably priced, modern menu with headings of ‘meat', 'no meat' and 'sweet’. From ‘meat’ perhaps choose beef biltong chilli, Monterey Jack and lime. From ‘no meat’ pick Cornish pollack Scotch egg with shellfish burger; or rotisserie beetroot, feta and horseradish. Finally, two ‘sweet’ options are banana custard, dates, honeycomb and pistachios; and orange and almond tart with olive oil ice cream. No table bookings as it’s first come, first served.

Awards, accolades & Welcome Schemes

AA Pick of the Pubs
The Coach
3 West Street,MARLOW,SL7 2LS


  • Children welcome
  • Children's portions
  • Free Wifi
  • Sports TV
Opening times
  • Closed: false

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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