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The Chequered Flag

32 Borough Street, Castle Donington DE74 2LA, England
+44 7841 374441
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Great atmosphere and wide choice of beverages packed into a pint sized pub.

Perfectly situated in a lively village centre, it's great place to sit outside and people watch on... read more

Reviewed 9 June 2017
Mellymel1
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Derby, United Kingdom
Great little gem

Great little micro pub local beers and larger friendly people and staff and a great... read more

Reviewed 28 May 2017
Dawn S
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Castle Donington, England, United Kingdom
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“micro pub” (17 reviews)
“warm welcome” (4 reviews)
“real ale” (4 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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32 Borough Street, Castle Donington DE74 2LA, England
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+44 7841 374441
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Reviewed 9 June 2017

Perfectly situated in a lively village centre, it's great place to sit outside and people watch on a warm summer evening, almost like being on holiday! There's always a very warm welcome and a great selection of locally brewed beer and cider plus a fine...More

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Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Great little micro pub local beers and larger friendly people and staff and a great atmosphere... well worth a visit.

Thank Dawn S
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

This micro bar is an absolute gem. Serves local Ales , ciders all kept in a special tempreture room. It is small hense micro bar, but great. Seating out side. The owner and staff always make you feel welcome. Great place great people .

Thank sexyraul
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Cosy micro pub in a lovely location. The chequered flag has friendly staff and a great selection of wines, and apparently beers although I can't say I've had any of that!

1  Thank Lo B
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Love this place, small comfortable and very friendly. Real ales which other half love and gin and prosecco which I do. Win win!

Thank Kelly D
Reviewed 5 December 2016

Basically my local! A full range of real ales and ciders new brews to discover all the time & a great supporter of local brewing. It's compact and often very busy, Landlord is a really good host and if you are lucky enough to pop...More

Thank Nige H
Reviewed 19 October 2016

A cosy little micropub (12 people would be a crowd) with an excellent range of drinks and a very friendly landlord.

Thank lancysue
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

We took 15 teenagers aged 14 karting. Had to pay a small deposit on booking. They had a fab time driving the grand prix. Staff were very efficient, organised and friendly. Well done and thank you.

Thank mrsgoodyear
Reviewed 12 October 2016

This is a very pleasant micro pub with plenty of atmosphere. Not much room to swing a cat in there, but that's micro pubs for you, probably being so close together adds to the general atmosphere. Real Ale and Cider is served straight from the...More

1  Thank Ray S
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

Very friendly micro pub in castle donington. There is always a warm welcome from Bert, and great atmosphere despite the small size of the bar. Oh, and there's nice wine too!

Thank Lo B
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