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Monkey Puzzle

The Monkey Puzzle Leatherhead Road, Chessington KT9 2NE, England
+44 1372 744060
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good26%
  • Average17%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible22%
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Opens in 12 min
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British, Steakhouse, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
The Monkey Puzzle Leatherhead Road, Chessington KT9 2NE, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We ate here whilst staying at the adjacent Premier Innwith our two young grandchildren. We reserved a table for 7.30 pm and our food didn't arrive until 9pm. Unacceptably slow when you have young children with you. Food was ok but chips were nearly cold....More

1  Thank richandcarol186225
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Eat the specials, they make them all the time and are good at them. Do not order the tomahawk steak as they do not know how to cook it to order as they hardly ever get an order for it. Mine was cold, not as...More

Thank jsimnorse7492116543
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been to this restaurant a few times after visiting Chessington World of Adventures, as it is right next door. Usually it is quite good, but last night was not a good experience. We arrived and were seated promptly, and our order was taken...More

1  Thank duomo2
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really well laid out, nice, clean restaurant. Staff were very attentative when we visited and nothing was too much trouble. No crayons/pencils for daughter to use for activity pack but the waiter gave her a pen to use for the crossword etc.

Thank Rachel C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed at the Premier Inn next door and had an evening meal and breakfast at the Monkey puzzle. The evening meal was ok and had the 2 courses evening set menu which was good value. I noticed the set menu online and I had to...More

Thank Owes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went mid week for family meal.Very busy but we were found a table and seated quickly. Everyone ordered, took a while for food to come out.Waited again a long time for Mains to come out. The waiting staff were all good and friendly. We ordered...More

Thank Rosepetalsred
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at the Premier Inn next door and children eat free with adults so this was outstanding value for money. Unlimited buffet breakfast of bacon, sausages, eggs and everything else you can imagine. Toast, cereals, pancakes, blueberry muffins, juices and tea/coffee etc etc etc....More

Thank ShrianeFamily
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Unfortunately this place is a let down In general the staff are over worked and in return are rude and miserable. We ate here last night and had a awful experience. The kitchen staff were arguing some waiting staff were giving funny looks because we...More

Thank Lyndsey H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A quick breakfast stop, as its next to a Premier Inn you can get an all you can eat breakfast for £8.99. The breakfast was the standard buffet, great selection, good service no major issues. But a word for the management, have you ever wondered...More

Thank Peter G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Me and my 9 year old stayed in Premier Inn next door for 2 nights. We had come by train so had no way of getting to anywhere else to eat. The first night I had the budget menu that is served before 6pm. I...More

Thank narzie
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Sarah D
28 July 2016|
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Response from Bonnie P | Reviewed this property |
IT has a fairly large car park.
23 March 2015|
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Response from Wombl | Reviewed this property |
I did get a response to negative feedback. But not on trip advisor. I filled in a feedback online form. I got a reply and a voucher, which I have used in another of their restaurants.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
07:00 - 22:30
06:30 - 23:00
06:30 - 23:00
06:30 - 23:00
06:30 - 23:00
06:30 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Monkey Puzzle Leatherhead Road, Chessington KT9 2NE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Surrey  >  Chessington
  • Phone Number: +44 1372 744060
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