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The Mole and Chicken

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Nr Long Crendon Easington Terrace, Easington HP18 9EY, England
+44 1844 208387
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12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 21:30
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Mon - Tue 12:00 - 21:00
Wed - Sun 12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 21:30
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Guildford, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Saw a sign for the Mole & Chicken on a road out of Long Crendon and liked the name. Our visit was Saturday lunch time and the place was busy, with no reservation we waited for a short time while a table became available. Little strange as we were told that all tables were reserved. If you like wood check... More 

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Thank Alastair D
Wendover, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fun evening with friends good local Chiltern pale ale beer to drink, did not have starter but everyone else enjoyed theirs I had fillet of steak and chunky chips my highlight was the apple and raspberry sorbet every enjoyable, haven't had apple sorbet before will try again Thanks Alex Davis Local telecoms company owner based in Wendover

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Thank AlexanderD2877
Oxford, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked for a late Sunday lunch yesterday, great service, food and atmosphere. Looking forward to returning in the summer and eating on the lovely terrace.

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Thank DJH1807
Berkhamsted, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great food and service, I had a spicy duck salad which was delicious, not a place to just pop in to but very friendly

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Thank Simon B
London, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Dined here at the weekend for my mum's birthday. Had starter of salt and pepper squid which was delicious, main of mushroom tagliatelle which was nice. Staff were extremely polite but a little slow. Overall good experience and will probably return at some point.

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1 Thank Rachel H
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Very disappointed. Not good value. We knew it would be expensive but would be happy to pay for good food and device. Poncy food, poncy prices and bad service. Would not go back

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10 Thank Theresa A
Steve B, Owner at The Mole and Chicken, responded to this review

Dear Theresa, Thank you for your opinion, I'm sure anyone that reads it, including fellow epicureans such as yourself, will find it most helpful! I particularly like the way you have pinpointed and explained the areas which caused so much offence, well done! You kept your words brief & i will do the same. Frankly, if you find our food... More 

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30 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Last Friday whilst travelling back home from a day out, we all decided that it was too much trouble to cook. As we were driving close to the Mole and Chicken we thought we would try our chance as I had heard good things about this restaurant. I knew we should normally have needed to book so was a little... More 

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2 Thank Pascale A
Suffolk, United Kingdom
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262 reviews
138 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

I enjoyed my one night stay. Food in my view was of high quality - nice to see Cullen skink on the menu - very good!! Staff nice and friendly. It is a pub with room so when the bar shuts off to bed now!! My room was nice - interesting as bathroom was all in one with the bedroom.... More 

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Thank Derek W
Oxford, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 February 2017

Booked a table for six and were sat on a table for four with two additional chairs added to the end of the table. On arrival only five chairs at table and an additional one was sourced from another table. Table right next to door so every time someone came into the pub or left there was an icy blast... More 

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6 Thank 640mill
London, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Popped in for lunch with a friend. Its a gorgeous restaurant and the staff are very welcoming. The food was really nice and we will return for an evening meal soon

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Thank Nancy D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 20 - USD 30
Cuisine
British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 21:30
Monday
12:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 21:30
Thursday
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 21:30
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 21:30
Saturday
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Nr Long Crendon Easington Terrace, Easington HP18 9EY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Buckinghamshire  >  Easington
  • Phone Number: +44 1844 208387
Description
The Mole and Chicken is a picturesque, ivy-covered country pub and restaurant in Easington near Long Crendon that is renowned for its Sunday roasts and superb views of the surrounding Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire countryside. The country-cottage-chic interior is all chocolate brown and tan leather seats, whitewashed walls and designer fabrics, and the kitchen at The Mole and Chicken uses seasonal ingredients to create their moreish Mediterranean/British menu. We highly recommend the BBQ belly pork ribs; chilli fried baby squid with garlic, lemon and olive oil; and the devilled kidneys on toast. Enjoyed yourself so much that you don't want to leave? You don't have to, just book one of the five boutique bedrooms located next door!

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?