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The Chequers reopened on Thursday 15 April.
Wednesday & Thursday, 12-10. Friday & Saturday, 12-10:30. Sunday 12-7. Bank holiday Monday, 12-7. Email to book. Booking not essential.

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Chequers

High Street
Fowlmere
SG8 7SR

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Opening Times

Regular

Mondayclosed
Tuesdayclosed
Wednesday5.00 pm - 10.00 pm
Thursday5.00 pm - 10.00 pm
FridayMidday - 11.00 pm
SaturdayMidday - 11.00 pm
SundayMidday - 7.00 pm

Meal Times

No Service Mon & Tue
5 - 9 Wed
5 - 10 Thu
12 - 10 Fri & Sat
12 - 6 Sun

About the Pub

Upmarket, food-oriented, 16th century coaching inn. Drinkers will feel most comfortable in the low-level area to the left of the bar as this has a good pubby feel to it. Food can be taken in the galleried restaurant, the large conservatory, the bar itself (which features a roaring log fire in winter) or under parasols in the attractive garden. Children welcome but only in the conservatory. The accommodation consists of four chalet style rooms overlooking the garden.

The Chequers reopened in mid-June 2019 after a refurbishment under new management: the couple who ran the popular Green Man in the neighbouring village of Thriplow.

Historic Interest

Samuel Pepys spent the night here in 1660. More recently it's connection have been with the former local airfields. RAF Fowlmere was used by the RAF during the first world war and early part of the second world war. By 1944 it was used by the 339th fighter group of the 8th Army Airforce. This later fact is commemorated on the pub sign.

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Features

  • RealAle Real Ale Available
  • Quiet Quiet Pub

Facilities

  • LunchtimeMeals Lunchtime Meals
  • EveningMeals Evening Meals
  • Garden Garden
  • Parking Parking
  • DogFriendly Dog Friendly
  • FamilyFriendly Family Friendly
  • Accommodation Accommodation
  • RealFire Real Fire
  • Restaurant Restaurant Area
  • Smoking Smoking Area
  • WiFi Wifi

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Chequers

High Street
Fowlmere
SG8 7SR

Sat Nav Reference

52.092960, 0.073101

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Chequers - Fowlmere

Chequers

High Street
Fowlmere
ROYSTON
SG8 7SR

Pub Features

  • Real Ale Available
  • Quiet Pub
  • Additional Services
  • Lunchtime Meals
  • Evening Meals
  • Garden
  • Parking
  • Dog Friendly
  • Family Friendly
  • Accommodation
  • Real Fire
  • Restaurant Area
  • Smoking Area
  • Wifi
  • Close to Bus Routes

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