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Don’t forget we are offering a food Take-Away Menu from 5pm - 7pm Monday to Saturday......
We understand at this time the country is in crisis and we all understand the fact of Social Distancing and need to respect this.

We will be serving our Takeaway Menu from 5pm-7pm.
Please remember telephone orders only.
01206 824378
Book your time slot now......

⭐️⭐️Drinks Offer⭐️⭐️
**5 bottles of Bulmers cider for £10**

Thank you #StaySafe.

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(formerly Chequer; Pointer Inn)

Wivenhoe Road

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Opening Times

MondayMidday - 11.00 pm
TuesdayMidday - 11.00 pm
WednesdayMidday - 11.00 pm
ThursdayMidday - 11.00 pm
FridayMidday - Midnight
SaturdayMidday - Midnight
SundayMidday - 11.00 pm

Meal Times

Closed Mon
12 - 3 Tue & Wed
12 - 3, 7 - 9 Thu
12 - 3, 6 - 9 Fri & Sat
12 - 3 Sun


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About the Pub

17th century pub restaurant, serving traditional home cooked food. Large beer garden with playground for younger children. Regular ale alternates between Doom Bar and Woodforde's Wherry.

Regular cask ales

No beers listed Add regular beers

Changing cask ales

This pub serves 1 changing beer.

Changing beers typically include:

  • Adnams --varies--
  • Sharp's Doom Bar
  • Woodforde's Wherry

Occasional 2nd changing beer available.

Source: National

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  • Garden Pub Garden
  • Parking Parking
  • DogFriendly Dog Friendly
  • FamilyFriendly Family Friendly
  • Restaurant Restaurant Area
  • WiFi Wifi

    Yes, but no details noted.

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Wivenhoe Road

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51.852814, 0.996677


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Nearby Bus Routes (60m)

First in Essex: 62, 74B; Hedingham: 74

Nearby Station (300m)

Alresford (Essex)

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