Review on Chequers Inn

Originally four eighteenth-century cottages, the Chequers Inn is now an immaculately maintained pub/restaurant-with-rooms below the steeply wooded Froggatt Edge. No wonder it's favourite with walkers and tourists exploring the Peak District.

There are still reminders of the past in the equine mounting block outside the pub and the Welsh dressers and settles in the bar; there's even a 'secret' woodland garden at the back. By contrast, the kitchen makes a giant leap forward into the twenty-first century, and serves up contemporary dishes with emphatic restaurant overtones.

Among the starters you might see smoked duck with caramelised kumquats and redcurrant dressing as well as moules marinière, while main courses could encompass anything from traditional pub grub(salmon and crab fishcakes, sausages on buttered mash) to saddle of rabbit with creamed leeks and red wine jus or red mullet with ratatouille, tomato and basil sauce. Desserts tend to be local favourites like Bakewell pudding, and at lunchtime you can also get assorted sandwiches, wholesome pies and hearty casseroles. Sunday lunch runs right through the day.

Chequers Inn is also featured in: Good Food Guide, AA Guide

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Cuisine

Gastro pub / Modern British

Chef

Lindsey Divens

Restaurant Opening Times

Lunch: 12.00 - 2.00pm
Dinner: 6.00 - 11.00pm (9.30pm Sun)

Accepted credit cards

Visa, Master Card, American Express

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Facilities at Chequers Inn

  • Alfresco dining
  • Private parties
  • Vegetarian menu
  • 90 covers

Accomodation

Accomodation is available, (5 rooms)

Parking

Private parking is possible at a location nearby

Address

Chequers Inn
Froggatt Edge
Froggatt
Derbyshire
S32 3ZJ

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