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 2nd December 2014

Christmas menu only available when requested upon booking

Our Christmas Party Menu is on our menu page

Carols @ Chequers Monday 22nd December

Join us for carols, mulled wine & festive cheer!

Carol singers 7:30pm

Christmas Eve - Wednesday 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 - Thursday 25th December

festive drinks midday-1pm

New Year’s Eve - Wednesday 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)

New Year’s Eve Menu

Mixed olives 2.95

Sharing board of smoked halibut & caviar, pan fried halloumi, chicken liver parfait, mixed pepper & sweetcorn salsa, hommus & home made flatbread 14.50

Seared scallops with asian noodles & chilli broth 9.50

Peppered venison carpaccio with mulled wine jelly & baby herbs 8.50

Goats cheese & red onion pithivier with potato, apple & walnut salad 6.95

Crab & saffron risotto & beer battered king prawns 9.50


Roasted duck breast with confit duck leg, fondant

potato, spinach & red wine jus 16.95

Salmon wellington, spring onion & chive potato cake, curly

kale & lemon cream 15.95

Chequers root vegetable hot pot with braised red cabbage &

honey roasted parsnips 13.50

Herb wrapped pork tenderloin, lyonnaise potato, cabbage & smoked bacon, cider cream sauce 15.95

Chargrilled 6oz fillet steak with dauphinoise potato &

garlic roasted baby vegetables 28.95

Side orders all 3.50: Lyonnaise potato - seasonal veg - fries - mixed salad

Kiddies menu also available

Christmas Opening Hours

Monday 15th Dec Closed all day

Tuesday 16th 12-11pm

Wednesday 17th 12-11pm

Thursday 18th 12-11pm

Friday 19th 12-11pm

Saturday 20th 12-11pm

Sunday 21st 12-6pm

Monday 22nd 12-11pm

Tuesday 23rd 12-11pm

Wednesday 24th 12-11pm

Thursday 25th 12-1pm festive drinks

Friday 26th Closed all day

Saturday 27th 12-11pm

Sunday 28th 12-6pm

Monday 29th 12-3pm 5-11pm

Tuesday 30th 12-3pm 5-11pm

Wednesday 31st 12-3pm 5:30-late

Thursday 1st Jan Closed all day

Open as usual from Friday 2nd Jan

The Chequers Inn will be closed Monday 5th – Monday 12th January.

Open again as usual on Tuesday 13th January.

Sorry for any inconvenience caused.

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 & chef 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!

Now serving take away items!

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 curry of the day with saffron rice, naan & mint yoghurt £7.95

Available during our regular food service times

Our Famous Fish Nights!

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

In 2015, dates TBC…..

Please be sure to book in advance.

Examples from previous fish night menus:

Olives 2.95 Garlic & rosemary bread 3.50

Leek & mussel soup with bread 5.50

Crab, mango & chilli with poppyseed toast 7.95

Pan fried mackerel fillet with feta, beetroot, orange & watercress 5.95

Seared scallops, crisp pork belly & apple puree 8.95

Smoked salmon terrine with caper & brown bread dressing 6.50


Tandoori monkfish with jasmine rice & yoghurt sauce 15.95

Whole baby plaice with duchess potato & veronique sauce 14.95

Roasted half lobster with thermidor glaze, salad, french fries & aioli 18.95

Seabass fillet, sauteed potatoes, cucumber & dill veloute & deep fried oyster 13.95

Grilled smoked haddock with potato farl, poached egg & hollandaise sauce 13.50

All mains served with vegetables

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