Chequers, Doddington
Chequers, Doddington

Welcome to the Chequers Inn, Doddington

A historic pub, The Chequers Inn is home to fresh food, fine ales and more than its fair share of spirits…

Welcome to the Chequers Inn

A listed 14th Century coaching inn, The Chequers has played an integral part in Doddington life for centuries. Doubling as the village post office every Tuesday lunchtime, it’s a place that’s long been loved by locals - but its traditional charm and character draws visitors from afar.

It’s a pub that oozes history, with age-old oak timbers, mullion windows and an inglenook fireplace among the authentic features, while hanging hops provide quintessentially Kentish decoration.

Food is traditional, home-cooked and locally sourced, while our beer is provided by Shepherd Neame, Britain’s oldest brewer.

If it’s spirits you’re after, then The Chequers is said to be haunted by a Cavalier from the English Civil War, occasionally spotted  in his plumed hat.

Don’t worry though. Those who don't fancy ghost-hunting can always escape to the garden, which is equipped with swings and a slide for younger guests, and plenty of seating for the grown-ups to enjoy a drink  in the sun.

Chequers, Doddington
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    Dining

    With a wide range of expertly-prepared dishes, the Chequers Inn is sure to have something for everyone

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    Events

    There's plenty going on at the Chequers Inn throughout the week including live music, quizes and race nights