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Nestled peacefully in the hamlet of Burcot, The Chequers at Burcot lies south of Oxford near the quaint South Oxfordshire market towns of Dorchester on Thames, Abingdon and Wallingford.


A true Gastropub, catering to all tastes.

Enjoy a tipple from our extensive drinks menu; choose from fine wines and local ales to gins and cocktails.

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While enjoying a drink, have a look at our outstanding food menu, which has been carefully crafted by Chef-Owner, Steven Sanderson. Since 2006, multi award winning chef Steven (affectionately known as the Fat Chef) has been delighting his customers with an extensive selection of dishes that offer traditional flavours with a modern twist.

Vegetarian and Vegan options available.

Relax beneath ancient beams within our 400-year-old inn and enjoy your meal in contemporary decor alongside an open fire that burns throughout the year.

If you are travelling from further afield, our 9 boutique rooms offer comfort and luxury accommodation in the quiet countryside. Ideal for a mid week break, weekend getaway or for a business stay.

Our undercover heated outside area offers an alternative space to eat, drink and relax.

For over 15 years, under the management and guidance of Steven, The Chequers at Burcot has continually provided excellent food and drink choices in a vibrant atmosphere ensuring that customers return time and time again while also attracting those who pass through.

Being based in the countryside, please note that we welcome well behaved dogs in our restaurant and the rooms. Bring your beloved pooch and enjoy exploring South Oxfordshire, with plenty of walking paths and routes to follow, including the Chiltern Hills and the Ridgeway.

Our experienced and friendly team look forward to welcoming you to The Chequers at Burcot.

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