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The Checkers

Broad Street, Montgomery SY15 6PN, Wales
+44 1686 669822
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  • Excellent86%
  • Very good9%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tasting menu” (47 reviews)
“scallops” (34 reviews)
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French, European, Welsh, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Broad Street, Montgomery SY15 6PN, Wales
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Visited for dinner mid week. The atmosphere and welcome when we arrived was really lovely- relaxed and laid back canapés and drink. The meal that followed was a perfect tasting menu of modern French/British cooking served by knowledgable and friendly staff. The bill for two...More

Thank themadroy
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After reading the glowing reviews we were very disappointed with our visit to Checkers. On arrival we were greeted to an empty restaurant. We made our way to the back where we received a look warm reception from the front of house staff. It was...More

Thank Cuill1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Perfect in every way .. greeting, food, wine, ambience and service/staff was all first class. We had the taster menu & the cannelloni crab followed by a granite before the main beef course were all excellent. Accompanied by a different wine for each course, which...More

Thank Chris E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Tried the tasting menu at checkers and the food was excellent. The experience was very well paced and the waitresses Leanne and Kathrine looked after is tremendously. They weren't intrusive at all but anticipated our needs perfectly... couldn't fault the food or the experience... it...More

Thank Susan T
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Dined here last Thursday as part of special birthday celebrations for my wife, so expectations were high and I am delighted to say that if any thing they were exceeded. We're not ones for needlessly fussy food, deconstructed this and that, foams and spumes, measly...More

Thank Dr_R_Beck
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Stayed following a days walking precipitated by those reviews extolling Chequers virtues. Staff were charming from the initial greetings right through to farewells. The restaurant and public rooms were well decorated and light and airy not something often found in such an old building Similarly...More

Thank DonR213
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

My husband and I were treated to the taster menu at The Checkers on Saturday 29 April and we were not disappointed. The evening began with canapés and a glass of bubbles before the meal. We were then shown to our table overlooking the square...More

Thank Rhiannon K
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

We had been recommended to visit The Checkers for a meal and weren't at all disappointed. The six course menu was excellent with each course beautifully put together. From the parsley velouté to the halibut; the three pork dish to the Grand Marnier soufflé, it...More

Thank Paul D
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Our second time to The Checkers and yet again we were not disapointed. This time our son Dan was in London so missed the experience. We told him we would have a "Ben's back" party when he is home again! Each course was explained with...More

Thank tankhillmax
Reviewed 29 April 2017

We visited The Checkers again last night and were once again blown away by the quality of the food. It really is superb French cuisine and the welcome is as warm, friendly and informal as ever. As long as you accept that you are visiting...More

Thank howardthorne
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Response from Deanna D | Reviewed this property |
We stayed overnight . ( bed and breakfast). We had two glasses of champagne before the meal. I had one glass of wine with the meal but my husband had the ' wine flight ' which is a glass of wine with each course and I... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Broad Street, Montgomery SY15 6PN, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Powys  >  Montgomery
  • Phone Number: +44 1686 669822
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