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The Checkers

Broad Street, Montgomery SY15 6PN, Wales
+44 1686 669822
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Overview
  • Excellent86%
  • Very good9%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tasting menu” (57 reviews)
“scallops” (35 reviews)
“cheese souffle” (15 reviews)
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CUISINES
French, European, Welsh, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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Broad Street, Montgomery SY15 6PN, Wales
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101 - 110 of 441 reviews

Reviewed July 1, 2016

We had visited the Checkers on two previous occasions. Now it had changed. The layout was much improved with all the diners in the more attractive front portion of the inn, with the bar relegated to the rear. A big improvement, with all the diners...More

1  Thank Y0P0
Reviewed June 28, 2016

We had the 9 course tasting menu which was outstanding. I also had the wine flight which was chosen to perfectly complement the various courses. The entire meal was historic, one of the loveliest dining experiences I have ever had. We stayed overnight in a...More

Thank jmarmite
Reviewed June 26, 2016

The food is cooked and presented to perfection. The prevention was worth at least one Michelin Star. The Frenchman and the Farmer's Daughters will take you into the world of sophisticated French food using fresh and locally sourced ingredients. Service is extremely efficient and helpful...More

Thank K J G
Reviewed June 25, 2016 via mobile

Spotted The Checkers on TravelZoo, not local so also booked an overnight stay. What a great experience, extremely friendly hosts, made to feel most welcome. Our room overlooked the square was lovely, large king size bed with lovely bathroom and huge roll top bath. On...More

Thank SteveD007
Reviewed June 24, 2016

We ate here last night and I cannot praise it highly enough. Montgomery is a very small town but this restaurant was full and it was easy to see why. From the amuse- bouches and excellent variety of home-made breads through to the pudding, everything...More

Thank tryfan
Reviewed June 22, 2016

We enjoyed a great evening of fantastic food and wine, served by excellent and knowledgeable staff, all topped of with excellent accommodation and a very extensive breakfast. GREAT STUFF.

Thank neil r
Reviewed June 15, 2016

We had the most marvellous meal at the Checkers last night. The food was delicious and the five course tasting menu very thoughtfully devised. A real gem and a real credit to all those involved at the Checkers.

1  Thank Vicky V
Reviewed June 14, 2016 via mobile

Wow, what can I say? Service as always faultless!! Food, artistic, packed full of flavours, totally exciting!! Went for the 8 course "tasting" menu, unlike any tasting menu I have ever seen or experienced, courses perfect in proportion, art on a plate, flavours that expand...More

Thank FrAndrew B
Reviewed June 13, 2016 via mobile

Me and my partner stayed at The Checkers on Friday. On arrival we were greeted by a pleasant and friendly member of staff. She also showed us to the room. The room was named AGEN LOT ET GARONNE. It was a beautiful room looking over...More

Thank mattriise
Reviewed June 13, 2016

This restaurant (with rooms) doesn't look much from the front but the rooms are lovely and very comfortable. Everything you need for a short stay and lovely toiletries too. We stayed for my birthday meal with friends and the food was excellent - very well...More

Thank Karen S
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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
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Tuesday
7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Wednesday
7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Thursday
7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Friday
7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Saturday
7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
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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