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The Chequers, Maidstone

Old Loose Hill
Loose
Postal town: Maidstone
ME15 0BL
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Just a quick pint, then I'm off left this review about The Chequers

Traditional village pub, in a picturesque setting at the bottom of a steep valley beside a stream. 'L'-shaped bar, with a separate dining area behind a semi-open partition wall. Beer garden - part patio / part grassed - to the rear. Also hosts two popular events: the plastic duck race held on the Spring Bank Holiday Monday and the Boxing Day morris dancing featuring several sides (including the incomparable Loose Women), and the bar staff certainly work their socks off on the event days. Beer quality is always good, with up to five available on handpump: the regular Harveys plus mainstream offerings such as Pride, Doom Bar, Master Brew or Spitfire and often something local - Reliant Robin on this visit. Also has one or two beers on gravity from an outside table on event days.

On 1st January 2020 - rating: 8
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Siobhan Clark left this review about The Chequers

Brilliant staff,food,service,surroundings,the whole atmosphere is great!!!

On 14th October 2004 - rating: 10
[User has posted 1 recommendations about 1 pubs]

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Pub location see interactive map of local area
Map location corrected by Just a quick pint, then I'm off
East Farleigh, 2.3 miles, 44 min walk (show)
Maidstone West, 2.64 miles, 51 min walk (show)
Maidstone Barracks, 3.2 miles, 1 hr 1 min walk (show)
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1st Jan 2020, 18:59
 
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  • Beer Garden : Yes last updated 30 May 2011 by hondo .
  • Hot Food : Yes last updated 30 May 2011 by hondo .
  • Real Ale : Yes last updated 30 May 2011 by hondo .
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