Upcoming Events

Celebrate Christmas with us!

The Chequers Inn Christmas Menu

£25.95 - three courses including tea & coffee


£19.95 - two courses including tea & coffee

Available from Tues 1st December 2015

Christmas menu only available when requested upon booking

Our Christmas Party Menu is below

The Chequers Inn

Christmas Menu

£25.95 - three courses including tea & coffee


£19.95 - two courses including tea & coffee

Available from Tues 1st December 2015

Christmas menu only available when requested upon booking

Roast potato & apple soup with apple fritter & crusty bread

Goats cheese, chestnut & red onion filo parcel with dressed leaves & herb oil

Confit duck & pomegranate roulade with winterberry dressing

Seared mackerel fillet, chorizo butter & warm tomato salad


Roast breast of turkey with confit turkey leg & all the trimmings

Pan fried seabass fillet, sauteed potatoes, wild mushrooms, chargrilled lemon & prawn beurre noisette

Braised lamb shoulder with herb crust, parmentier potatoes, spiced

red cabbage & cranberry jus

Roasted pumpkin & ricotta wellington, curly kale, tomato & truffle oil coulis


Brandy infused christmas pudding with custard & redcurrants

After eight cheesecake & baby mint

Pecan & toffee tart with salted caramel ice cream

Stilton, cheddar, apple, biscuits & chutney


Tea & filter coffee with mince pies

Carols @ Chequers Mon 21st December

Join us for carols, mulled wine & festive cheer!

Carol singers 7:30pm

Christmas Eve - Thurs 24th December

Father Christmas is making a special visit to The Chequers!

He is only here 4:30-5:30pm! (he is a bit busy that night!)

Come & see him to place your final present requests

(NB: the management accepts no responsibility for the outcome of these requests!)

Food served 5:30-9:00pm

(booking essential if dining)

Christmas Day - Fri 25th December

Festive drinks midday-1pm

New Year’s Eve - Thurs 31st December

No set price or ticket entry - drinkers, diners & families all welcome

Fantastic a la carte menu

Food served 6:30-9:30pm

(booking essential if dining)

The New Year’s Eve menu is below!

New Year’s Eve Menu

Food served 6:30-9:30pm - booking essential

Marinated olives 3.50 Garlic & parsley bread 3.75

Oxtail & guinness soup with thyme dumplings 7.50

Duo of smoked salmon & smoked halibut tartare with baby capers, gherkins & poached quails egg 8.50

Pheasant, pigeon & plum ballotine, pickled wild mushrooms, dressed

leaves & truffle oil 7.95

Seared scallops with chorizo & braised chicory 9.95

Deep fried gorgonzola, walnut & red onion purse with balsamic reduction 6.95


Slow cooked pork belly with hollandaise glazed lobster tail, spinach & sauteed potatoes (price TBC)

Pan fried black bream fillet with clam, mussel & baby

vegetable broth & crispy leeks 19.50

Beef trio of fillet, rump & braised shoulder with pea, carrot & parsnip purees, fondant potato & rosemary jus 26.50

Artichoke, fennel & saffron ravioli with pernod & spinach cream 14.95

Crispy confit duck leg with pearl barley & winter vegetable risotto 15.95

Side orders all 3.50: sauteed potatoes - seasonal veg - fries - mixed salad

Kiddies menu also available

Would you like to work with us?

We are always on the hunt for more fab people to join our team. Our staff are all hard working & enthusiastic with big smiles.

We are now recruiting for the following positions:

Bar & waiting positions - full time, part time & apprenticeships available

If you have an outgoing personality & a ‘can do’ attitude please give us a call or

email CV to kirstin_09@hotmail.co.uk

Champagne Happy Hour!

Now every Thursday and Friday 5-8pm

Start the weekend with some lovely bubbly!

Have you tried our take aways?

Fancy a night in? Now you enjoy some of your Chequers favourites at home in front of the TV!

Take away fish & chips with pea puree & tartare £7.95

Take away cheeseburger with onion, gherkin & hand cut chips £7.95

Take away beef chilli con carne, herb rice, chive sour cream & pita bread £7.95

Available during our regular food service times

Now serving food all day Saturday!

We are now serving food from midday to 930pm on Saturdays!

Our regular a la carte menu is available 12-2:30pm & 6:30-9:30pm

Saturday afternoon menu is available 2:30-6:30pm

All of our menus are available to view on the menu page

Our Famous Fish Nights!

Have you been to one of our very popular fish evenings? The next fish night is scheduled for:

In the new year – dates to be confirmed…

Please be sure to book in advance.

Examples from previous fish night menus:

Olives 3.50 Garlic & parsley bread 3.75

Bouillabaisse with red pepper & potato mayo 6.95

Spicy calamari with aioli & dressed leaves 6.50

Crayfish, prawn, avocado & mayonnaise salad with baby herbs 7.50

Salmon ceviche with beetroot salad & chilli dressing 6.50

Seared mackerel with chorizo butter & warm tomato salad 6.95


Pan roasted monkfish with creamed potato, spinach, roasted hazelnuts & masala cream sauce 18.50

Pollock fillet with chive potato cake & garlic crevettes 13.95

Cajun battered cod, salmon, king prawn & mussels with jambalaya 14.50

Pan fried rainbow trout fillet, warm purple potato & baby vegetable salad, sunblushed

tomato & basil vinaigrette 14.95

Whole seabass en papillote with spaghetti vegetables & french fries 18.95

All mains served with vegetables

The Chequers Inn
91 Banbury Road, Ettington
Warwickshire, CV37 7SR UK