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Monkey Puzzle

The Monkey Puzzle Leatherhead Road, Chessington KT9 2NE, England
+44 1372 744060
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good24%
  • Average17%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible21%
2 weeks ago
“Juicy steak ”
4 weeks ago
“Restaurant now refurbished”
Closed Now
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British, Steakhouse, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
The Monkey Puzzle Leatherhead Road, Chessington KT9 2NE, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Visited for dinner as a group of 9 as we were staying in the premier Inn next door. Prices are good, staff are friendly however 2 of the mains came out with stone cold chips asked for them to be replaced and they were, We...More

Thank Lisa L
Reviewed 2 days ago

As we were staying in the Premier Inn we ate and evening meal and breakfast here. We booked a table for 6 adults and 3 children and were quickly shown to our table by the manager. It is a quirky multi floor restaurant but very...More

Thank Allan592013
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Good atmosphere for families who don't want to eat on resort at near by Chessington. Steak cooked to our liking and calorie rich puddings

Thank Sara W
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

After spending the day at Chessington world of adventure which is right next door we decided to stop for a meal at this beefeater. The place looked inviting when we got inside and was certainly not busy. HOWEVER. Once we ordered our meals came fairly...More

Thank Simon M
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Writing this review whilst waiting for our bill. Our extra chips and side salad took 20 minutes to arrive. Decided to skip dessert as another 15 minutes elapsed before we were seen again. All in all ultra poor customer attentiveness. Shame because the steaks were...More

Thank Richard H
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have eaten at this restaurant many time over the past 5/6 years. This restaurant is very convenient to dine in when you leave Chessington World of Adventures. If you arrive before and order before 6.30pm, the Monkey Tree offers five main Meals for £5.00...More

Thank deanh00ke1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Poor service, cold food and warm glasses. Carpet covered in food, not good and left and ate in a real resturant

Thank ANGIE666666
Reviewed 1 week ago

We haven't been here for a number of years but being our local pub we thought we would give it a try but won't be back as the service is so bad and if you looked at the other tables I think they felt the...More

1  Thank Shortpark8
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited as my birthday meal with family. Started the evening with filthy glasses. Then the meals came (eventually and in a restaurant with near sauna temperatures), all cold barr the child's! Ribs that were ordered although cold were tasty, but the grilled salmon came out...More

Thank Nerys P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived early evening, on arrival we were stood waiting for a server to greet us, when we were brought over to the table we were placed near the front of the restaurant and had the phone buzzing in our ear for the majority of...More

1  Thank MontyCat1993
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Sarah D
Is the the car park a decent size? Worried about lack of spaces after Chessington closes
29 July 2016|
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Response from Bonnie P | Reviewed this property |
IT has a fairly large car park.
do they read these complaints ?? do they reply ?? no they don't I have not heard a word and I did it on there website Whitbread's
23 March 2015|
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Response from Wombl | Reviewed this property |
I did get a response to negative feedback. But not on trip advisor. I filled in a feedback online form. I got a reply and a voucher, which I have used in another of their restaurants.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 22:30
06:30 - 23:00
06:30 - 23:00
06:30 - 23:00
06:30 - 23:00
06:30 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Monkey Puzzle Leatherhead Road, Chessington KT9 2NE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Surrey  >  Chessington
  • Phone Number: +44 1372 744060
  • E-mail