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The Mole and Chicken

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Nr Long Crendon Easington Terrace, Easington HP18 9EY, England
+44 1844 208387
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 21:30
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Mon - Tue 12:00 - 21:00
Wed - Sun 12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 21:30
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Lytham St Anne's, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

A delightful rural quaint Gastro Pub! The rooms are cozy and comfortable and the food was excellent. Staff were lovely! Definitely worth a visit.

Thank 307deborah
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25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Faultless. The room was comfortable, immaculate and with superb facilities. The pub serves excellent local food amongst classy decor with helpful and nice staff.

Thank MannersWatts
Oxford, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband booked the Mole and Chicken for a surprise birthday meal. We had a really lovely evening and will definitely be returning. The pub/restaurant is lovely, very cosy and the staff were friendly and attentive. The food was great, I particularly enjoyed my starter of crispy duck with cashew nuts, the a la carte is not cheap but it... More 

Thank rdlt68
1 review
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely food, service didn't match. If you're not middle class and white then I wouldn't bother. I was stood at the bar waiting to be served, an elderly couple walked in and went straight to the bar, at which point the young lady serving went straight to them to ask what they required, even though I was stood there patiently... More 

Thank David F
Steve B, Owner at The Mole and Chicken, responded to this review

Dear David, Thank you for your comments on the lovely food. You have then basically insinuated that one of my staff members is racist! I have ran this restaurant for almost ten years and have never been so insulted. You have deeply upset the 18 year old girl in question who is one of the nicest and most genuine people... More 

Buckingham, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have been meaning to try The Mole & Chicken for a while, we were not disappointed. Yes it's expensive, particularly on drinks, however the food does not disappoint. Starters (Salmon course & Squid options chosen) in particular were really tasty and fresh. Likewise the main courses (Fish & chips, Lamb and Ribeye) were very good indeed. Lots of choice... More 

Thank Franb041
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337 reviews
220 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 159 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My second time to enjoy the excellent food here and also a very comfortable stay in one of their rooms. The pub/restaurant has a lovely atmosphere, fabulous staff who are so helpful and eager to look after you and then very good food. It ticks all the boxes for me. Rooms are very good with a great deal of attention... More 

Thank SerenidadDerbyshire
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64 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We've not visited for a while and I really don't know why. Tonight was a treat provided by a long standing customer and it was superb. We arrived a bit early but we're happy to have a drink in the bar. When the rest of the group arrived we sat and looked over the menu. Unusually, I didn't get past... More 

Thank Nogmeister
Witney, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 April 2017

well worth a visit, was recommended the Mole & Kitchen by one of my customers and this place did not disappoint ! ... popped over for Sunday lunch, delicious, lovely place in a gorgeous setting, highly recommend !

Thank oxpac
Thame, United Kingdom
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122 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 April 2017

We had a delicious lunch this week; the stone bass combined so well with the smoked bacon and the devilled kidneys were a delight. Just a shame that the service was slow; we spent half an hour longer than we should have done at the table.

Thank HankEaling
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Visited on a monday night after in early April, spending time with family friends from Oz, we booked for eight of us, glad we did, it was even busy then. Friendly welcome, really good food, not cheap but very tasty! All very happy, thank you

Thank Spucakes

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$30
British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Nr Long Crendon Easington Terrace, Easington HP18 9EY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Buckinghamshire  >  Aylesbury Vale  >  Easington
  • Phone Number: +44 1844 208387
The Mole and Chicken is a picturesque, ivy-covered country pub and restaurant in Easington near Long Crendon that is renowned for its Sunday roasts and superb views of the surrounding Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire countryside. The country-cottage-chic interior is all chocolate brown and tan leather seats, whitewashed walls and designer fabrics, and the kitchen at The Mole and Chicken uses seasonal ingredients to create their moreish Mediterranean/British menu. We highly recommend the BBQ belly pork ribs; chilli fried baby squid with garlic, lemon and olive oil; and the devilled kidneys on toast. Enjoyed yourself so much that you don't want to leave? You don't have to, just book one of the five boutique bedrooms located next door!

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?