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The Chequers Inn

$$ - $$$, British,
Front Street | Binham, Fakenham NR21 0AL, England
+44 1328 830297
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good34%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“lasagne” (7 reviews)
“cheese board” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Front Street | Binham, Fakenham NR21 0AL, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Visited with a group of seven. Surroundings very pleasant as were the front of house staff. I chose the chilli, prawn and noodle stir fry and I have to say that is what I got. Not a vegetable in sight, just a heap of glutinous...More

Thank gjbenmo
Reviewed 1 week ago

Arrived with 15 others from the Skoda East owners club after visiting a local attraction. We were greeted with lovely cheese biscuits on the counter whilst we ordered our drinks,a nice touch.We then all sat down and the meal soon arrived.My wife and I had...More

Thank Tonyholland233
Reviewed 1 week ago

A very friendly pub in a pretty little village. Served great pub grub and portion sizes were brilliant. Very reasonably priced for what you get. Staff very attentive and friendly.

Thank ChazD23
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A traditional country pub which was empty when we arrived at six p.m and full by six thirthy.We enjoyed a very good lamb curry and good service.

Thank steve g
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had high expectations reading some great reviews. Maybe the chef was on holiday this week. Lamb fillet [1/10] Inedible tough meat. My wife quipped that the lamb died of old age. Waitress offered a steak knife. Replaced quickly with scampi. Haddock on Risotto [5/10]...More

5  Thank Ken G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Having been to Thornham and North Norfolk many times we'd never tried the Chequers....bit mistake! Popped in on the off chance on a Monday evening to a very warm welcome and a table available in the lovely bar area. Menu looked delicious lots of my...More

1  Thank hayley.gibbs
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Food and atmosphere was lovely. Cannot fault a single thing. Staff were attentive without being overbearing. An excellent choice on the menu and specials. Well worth a visit

Thank LizziehMaldon
Reviewed 17 August 2017

A sunny Monday lunchtime, a walk round Binham Priory and then we fell on our feet when we called in at The Chequers Inn for a quick lunch. A genuinely warm welcome, a offer to taste the local beer options before ordering, and a 'Monday...More

1  Thank Jacana_jacana
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Like this friendly local with good range of gins and ales and chance to eat in or outside, weather permitting. Prices reasonable and food pretty good (great to see some veggie dishes on a pub menu!!). Some special nights ('burger', 'curry' etc) and nightly specials...More

Thank luxurylover52
Reviewed 17 August 2017

We had an early evening meal the choice of menu was good and there are a range of Norfolk beers to sample and choose. Service was friendly and welcoming Plenty of choice if seating

Thank morgan98
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Questions & Answers
23 July 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Sarah D | Property representative |
Yes dogs are very welcome throughout the pub.
Lynda O
1 November 2016|
Response from Sarah D | Property representative |
Yes we will be serving food on New Years Eve until 1900, then we will have a buffet at around 2200. We are open all day on New Years Day and food will be served all day until 2000. We do get quite busy so if you know you... More
Lynda O
17 August 2016|
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Response from Sarah D | Property representative |
Yes it will, look forward to seeing you
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Front Street | Binham, Fakenham NR21 0AL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Norfolk  >  Fakenham
  • Phone Number: +44 1328 830297
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