Celebrate Christmas & NYE 2021 in style!
We love Christmas here at The Chequers. We pride ourselves on a great festive atmosphere and presenting traditional Christmas food with a touch of flair. Book now and share the festive season with us. This year we are offering a range of ways to celebrate the festive season.
Festive Mid-Week Set Lunch from £22
Join us for weekday lunch from Wednesday, 1 December 2021 and you can enjoy our fantastic Festive Lunch menu featuring seasonal dishes created by our chefs.
At £22 for two courses or £25 for three, the Festive Lunch is great value and perfect for celebrating Christmas in style. And with number of choices for each course including a vegetarian option, there’s something to suit every taste and appetite!
Booking Policy: Available Wednesday to Friday 12.30pm until 4.30pm. Menu is available until Friday, 24 December 2021. Reservations is required. For tables of 5 or more people, deposit of £10pp (non-refundable) will be required.
Festive Party Nights £68pp
Come and enjoy our legendary festive party nights at The Chequers. The Festive Menu is delicious and there is a great atmosphere in our stylish restaurant as you and your guests can enjoy an arrival glass of Prosecco, delicious 3 course dinner and live entertainment by one of our talented cabaret artists. Perfect for your office Christmas Party or simply a great time with friends and family.
Festive Party Nights with Fil Straughan – Friday, 10 December – FULLY BOOKED | Wednesday, 22 December – TERRACE availability only | Thursday, 23 December – TERRACE availability only | Fil is guaranteed to wow you with his soulful voice and spontaneous improvisation. His energetic show is passionate and filled with emotion and will have you singing and dancing within minutes
Festive Party Nights with Verna Francis – Friday, 3 December – TERRACE availability only | Friday, 17 December – FULLY BOOKED | Saturday, 18 December – TERRACE availability only | Verna is an amazing soul diva, performing a musical tribute to all the great Motown stars such as Whitney Houston, Chaka Khan and many others.
Booking Policy: Cost £68 per person. Non-refundable deposit of £30 per person will be required at the time of booking. The final balance for your booking is due on or before 1 December 2021. The arrival is from 7pm and the evening finishes at midnight. A 10% discretionary service charge will be added to your final bill. Menus are subject to change without a prior notice.
Christmas Eve £39.50pp
Friday, 24 December 2021 from 4.30pm | Special Christmas Eve menu will be available. THE EVENING IS NOW FULLY BOOKED!
Children under 12yo £15 per person. The menu is available from 4.30pm. Last food orders at 7.30pm. The restaurant will be closing at 10pm. Please note, our usual restaurant menu will not be available on the night.
Booking Policy: Deposit of £10pp (non-refundable) will be required to secure your reservation. Reservation is required. Menus are subject to change without a prior notice.
Saturday, 25 December 2021 – Restaurant & Bar are CLOSED all day.
Boxing Day Lunch £45pp
Sunday, 26 December 2021 | Join us for a relaxing meal, perfect post-Christmas opportunity to relax and unwind with friends or family. Our 3 course set menu is prices at £45 per person and included a glass of Prosecco on arrival. We are open from 12pm for two lunch sittings 12/12.30pm or 3/3.30pm. The restaurant will close at 6pm.
Booking Policy : Deposit of £10pp (non-refundable) will be required to secure your reservation. Reservation is required. Menus are subject to change without a prior notice.
Boxing Day Meet
Monday, 27 December 2021 | Come and watch the Essex horse and hounds parade set off from the Green on their annual Boxing Day meet. It is always a popular spectacle! The parade usually comes through between 10 and 11am. Tables are available to book for Breakfast at 9.30am or 11am. We will be offering our Breakfast menu on both sittings priced at £16pp. Refreshments, such as coffee and tea, sausage or bacon baps will be available from out outside Garden Bar on the day.
Booking Policy : Deposit of £10pp (non-refundable) will be required to secure your reservation. Reservation is required.
New Year’s Eve Dinner and Dance | £120pp
Friday, 31 December 2021
Our popular Black Tie New Year’s Eve dinner is back and this year with the fabulous Soul Diva Verna Francis is always a great way to usher in the new year. Always a great atmosphere and excellent food. Enjoy a glass of Prosecco on arrival, followed by a three course dinner before moving onto a selection of great party music, perfect for dancing the night away.
It will definitely be a night to remember!
Booking Policy: Arrival Time is from 7.30pm. Non-refundable deposit of £50 per person will be required at the time of booking. Final payment will be required by 15th December. A 10% discretionary service charge will be added to the bill. Please note, this event is for over 18’s only! The evening finishes at 1am. Menus are subject to change without a prior notice.
New Year’s Day
Saturday, 1 January 2022 We will be open as usual from 12pm for lunch and dinner.
Booking Policy: Reservation is required. For table reservations of 5 or more people, deposit of £10pp (non-refundable) will be required to secure the booking.