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The Blue Ball Pub

$$ - $$$, British,
Asheridge | Chesham, Chesham HP5 2UX, England
+44 1494 758305
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“haggis” (4 reviews)
“banoffee pie” (2 reviews)
“mixed grill” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Asheridge | Chesham, Chesham HP5 2UX, England
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Reviewed 9 April 2018

Lovely chicken, avocado, bacon salad £11.00, very fresh, quick service, pleasant staff, lots of parking in the rear. Rest of the menu offered a good selection to suit most people with varying price levels

Thank Zebeda
Reviewed 1 April 2018

This is a popular "go to" when we want to go out for a bite. Over Easter we took our family visitors for a meal and had a great meal - everybody happy with their generous plates of food freshly prepared and nothing wasted. This...More

1  Thank newoknee
Reviewed 22 March 2018

Came here with my walking group on one of the coldest days I can remember. After six miles of tramping through mud and snow, we were hungry and thirsty. So we were delighted with the huge portions they serve here and the good choice of...More

Thank Nicholas H
Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

A really good old style pub with excellent home cooked food. Possibly the best ham egg and chips money can buy. Easily the biggest mixed grill in the uk and if you are a sucker for haggis look no further. All this washed down with...More

1  Thank PeterandGordon
Reviewed 3 February 2018

Four of us have just returned from here today. We went for Saturday lunch. The eating area was quite busy but there was no wait for a table. We had two scampi, one cod and a sea bass. All the meals were huge and very...More

1  Thank TIM C
Reviewed 1 February 2018

I regularly both eat and drink in this pub. I am the worlds biggest skeptic of special offers and bargains.....Not so with the 'Steak and a pint for a tenner' offer that the owners Carl and Margaret have on at the moment. Amazing value for...More

1  Thank Tim S
Reviewed 27 January 2018

Took my dogs in, but weren't really made to feel welcome. Maybe small ones are OK. Food looked good. Maybe next time, we'll go without dogs.

Thank Pete F
Reviewed 25 January 2018 via mobile

I took my Mum for a nice quiet meal out. This pub always works very well. Really friendly staff with a good sense of humor. Lots of choices. The Haddock was superb and so were the ribs. Excellent beer too. What more could you ask...More

1  Thank simonandmiska
Reviewed 19 December 2017

The pub/ restaurant lies in a very pleasant rural location in the Chiltern Hills above Chesham. There is ample parking at the rear. The entrance is into the 'pub area' with a fireplace and L- shaped bar. Dogs are welcome and so are their owners....More

1  Thank bobfarrer
Margaret H, Owner at The Blue Ball Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 21 December 2017

What a lovely review , thank you so much.

Reviewed 10 December 2017

This is the sort of pub I do not like. Ambience and garden are fine, but my heart always sinks when you see a very long menu, which means the freezer is employed. Food was poor, clearly from freezer, and service was slow.More

Thank lteast
Margaret H, Owner at The Blue Ball Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 13 December 2017

So sorry that you didn't like our pub. I can only imagine that the so called slow service was because we were busy, otherwise that would not have happened . As far as the freezer issue that you have , I would like to invite...More

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September 9, 2016|
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Response from GandCtripper | Reviewed this property |
The greyhound in Wiggington is not too far away and serves good food and has a decent garden. Best to book for the evening though as it gets rammed!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Waitstaff
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Asheridge | Chesham, Chesham HP5 2UX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Buckinghamshire  >  Chesham
  • Phone Number: +44 1494 758305
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